Southwest of Logan and east of Williamson, the Buffalo Mountain ATV Trails at the Reverend Compton Trailhead is part of the Hatfield-McCoy Recreation Area, a 500 mile multi-use trail system combining singletracks and fire roads on corporate-owned property. Presently, the system consists of five loops serviced by 5 restroom-equiped trailheads.
The Buffalo Mountain / Reverend Compton Park system has 105 miles of trails.
To reach the Reverend Compton Trailhead for the Buffalo Mountain ATV Trails: From Rt. 119, follow Rt. 52 south through Williamson. The trailhead center is eight miles outside of Williamson. The town of Matewan (depicted on the trail map) allows motorized trail users to ride into town. Please ride responsibly and obey all road rules. Twenty minutes from Williamson. Forty-five minutes from Bearwallow and Rockhouse Trailheads.
Note: a helmet, eyewear and boots are required on the Hatfield and McCoy Trail System. Also, double riding is not permitted. The machine must be equipped with a spark arrestor and muffler. Annual, multi-day and one-day permits are available.
Overall, Buffalo Mountain ATV Trails is the 2nd most popular ATV riding trail of all 9 ATV trails in West Virginia.