West of Canon City and north of Texas Creek, the Texas Creek OHV Area has miles of trails and roads open to ATV riding through rugged and spectacular terrain.
To reach the trailhead from Canon City, head west on US50 to Texas Creek. Turn north on FCR27 for 1 mile to the unsigned trailhead parking area. There are no trailhead facilities.
Note: Colorado residents must register their off-highway vehicle with the Colorado State Parks (303) 866-3437. Out-of-state residents who bring OHVs into Colorado must purchase a Colorado Non-Resident OHV permit which is valid from the date of purchase through the following March 31. These permits can be purchased anywhere you get your hunting/fishing licenses in Colorado. All off-highway vehicles must have an approved muffler and spark arrester. These requirements are subject to change so make sure to contact the Colorado State Parks prior to using your off-highway vehicle.
Overall, Texas Creek OHV Area is the 6th most popular ATV riding trail of all 90 ATV trails in Colorado.