Best Michigan ATV Trails

Michigan has 54 all terrain vehicle rides.

  March 27, 2019

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, Little O Trail, Bill Nicholls ATV Route, and Baraga Plains ATV Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Michigan ATV trails trail below.

Where Can I Ride ATVs In Michigan?


FEATURED:  Bull Gap ATV Trail

  Huron National Forest, Michigan

  July 28, 2016

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.

FEATURED:  Cedar Creek ORV Trail


  March 27, 2019

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.

FEATURED:  Little O Trail

  Huron National Forest, Michigan

  April 4, 2018

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).

FEATURED:  Baraga Plains ATV Trail


  July 7, 2016

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.

FEATURED:  Big Bear ORV Trail

  Montmorency County, Michigan

  July 25, 2016

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.

FEATURED:  Coal Wood Trail

  Munising, Michigan

  April 2, 2018

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.

FEATURED:  Fife Lake

  Grand Traverse County, Michigan

  August 9, 2016

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.

FEATURED:  Huron Trail

  Huron National Forest, Michigan

  March 31, 2018

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.

FEATURED:  North Branch ATV Route

  Otsego County, Michigan

  July 7, 2016

In Otsego County, the North Branch ATV Route is a 26 mile route open to ATV riding. It connects with the Crapo Creek Trail.

FEATURED:  St Helen ORV Route


  August 16, 2016

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.