Near Glenwood Springs, the Meadow Lake trail system has 40 miles of trails open to ATV riding. There are good loops with nice views of the Flat Top Wilderness. This trail system connects with the Cedar Mountain OHV Area and the Flat Tops Trail System.
Driving directions. Exit I-70 at New Castle, Exit # 105. Go north on Forest Road #245.
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, Meadow Lake is the 82nd most popular ATV riding trail of all 90 ATV trails in Colorado.