Best Maryland ATV Trails

Maryland has 12 all terrain vehicle rides.

  September 17, 2018

Located in the US, the ATV trails in Maryland offers over ten good ATV trail destinations. The best Maryland ATV trails based on popularity are considered to be Wicomico Motorsports Park, Chandler ATV Trail System, East Valley Trail, Meadow Mountain Trail System, and Garrett Trail System. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Maryland ATV trails trail below.

Where Can I Ride ATVs In Maryland?


FEATURED:  Wicomico Motorsports Park


  August 18, 2016

South of Washington and northeast of Newburg, the Wicomico Motorsports Park has 23 miles of ATV riding trails over 300 acres. Wicomico Motorsports Park has both onsite rentals and training schools available.

FEATURED:  East Valley Trail

  Green Ridge State Forest, Maryland

  June 30, 2016

East of Cumberland and Flintstone, the 40,000 acre Green Ridge State Forest has a challenging 18 mile loop trail for ATV/ORV riding. The East Valley Trail is on rugged unmaintained roads. It follows two old forest roads (East Valley Road and Stafford Road). This region is very dry, so the riding is almost year-round.

FEATURED:  Chandler ATV Trail System


  June 29, 2016

Southwest of Snow Hill and northeast of Pocomoke City in the Pocomoke River State Forest, the Chandler ORV Trail System has 6 miles of trails open to ATV riding (permit required). There are bumps and mud holes.

FEATURED:  Meadow Mountain Trail System

  Savage River State Forest, Maryland

  July 22, 2016

Near Grantsville in the Savage River State Forest, the Savage River Complex is 55,000 acres of state lands combining parks and forests. There are countless miles of trails and doubletracks. The Meadow Mountain Trail System has 11 miles of ATV trails with some rocky sections.

FEATURED:  Backbone Mountain Trail

  Potomac-Garrett Forest, Maryland

  August 8, 2016

The Backbone Mountain Trail system consists of multi-use roads linking the main campgrounds that are open to ATV riding. There are various sections with different open/close dates.

FEATURED:  Poplar Lick Trail System

  Savage River State Forest, Maryland

  July 14, 2016

Near Grantsville in the Savage River State Forest, the Poplar Lick Trail System is a 6 mile trail system open to ATV riding. A good trailhead for this route is in the New Germany State Park.