Located in the US, the ATV trails in Michigan offers over fifty ATV trail routes from which to choose. The best Michigan ATV trails based on popularity are considered to be Cedar Creek ORV Trail, Bull Gap ATV Trail, Bill Nicholls ATV Route, Little O Trail, and Baraga Plains ATV Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Michigan ATV trails trail below.
In Oscoda County in the Huron-Manistee National Forest, the Bull Gap ORV trail has 115 miles of routes open to ATV riding. There are several trails and a sand hill.
Northwest of Grand Rapids and east of Twin Lake in Muskegon County, the Cedar Creek Trail is a 21.1 mile route open to ATV riding. It is divided into a north and south loop.
Near Baldwin in the Huron-Manistee National Forest, the Little O Trail and the Big O Trail have a combine 139 miles open to ATV riding. These routes connect up with the Michigan Cross Country Cycle Trail (CCC Trail).
In Baraga County south of Baraga Township, Baraga Plains ORV Trail is a 28 mile route through state forests that is open to ATV riding. The ATV riding trailhead for the Baraga Plains ATV Trail is located south of Baraga Township.
In Montmorency County, the Big Bear ORV Trail is a 20 mile route open to ATV riding. There is a 15 mile loop and a 5 mile connector trail to the Crapo Creek Trail and the North Branch Route.
South of Shingleton in the Hiawatha National Forest, the Coal Wood Trail is a 14 mile route along an old railroad grade through northern hardwood and red pine stands. The route is marked and easy to follow.
In Grand Traverse County, there is are several connecting loops north and south of Fife Lake that are open to ATV riding. The total system mileage is 66 miles.
Southwest of Oscoda in the Huron-Manistee National Forest, the Huron Trail is a 52 mile route open to ATV riding. This is a wide, smooth route with a few sandy spots.
In Otsego County, the North Branch ATV Route is a 26 mile route open to ATV riding. It connects with the Crapo Creek Trail.
East of St Helen, the St Helen ORV Route is an ATV trail system consisting of numerous loops totaling 30 miles. There is also a two square mile open play area. There are some minor hill climbs and scrambles.