Best North Carolina ATV Trails

North Carolina has 10 all terrain vehicle rides.

Located in the US, the ATV trails in North Carolina offers more than a half-dozen beautiful ATV riding trails. The best North Carolina ATV trails based on popularity are considered to be Brown Mountain ATV Trails, Wayehutta ATV Trail System, Badin Lake, Brushy Mountain Motor Sports Park, and Black Swamp OHV Area. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a North Carolina ATV trails trail below.


Brushy Mountain Motor Sports Park

Northwest of Taylorsville in Alexander County, the Brushy Mountain Motor Sports Park has 75 miles of trails spread over 1,700 acres that are open to ATV riding. The route range in elevation from 1,300 feet to 2,500 feet.  MORE INFO

Black Swamp OHV Area

Northeast of Jacksonville near Maysville in the Croatan National Forest, the Black Swamp OHV Area has an 8 mile trail system open to ATV riding. The trailhead is located south of Maysville off Black Swamp Road.  MORE INFO

North Core Banks

In the Outer Banks, the North Core Banks (Portsmouth Island) is open to about 17 miles of beach routes in Cape Lookout National Seashore open to ATV riding.  MORE INFO

Carolina Backwoods

Northeast of Myrtle Beach in Ash, the Carolina Backwoods has 200 acres filled with trails and play areas for ATV riding. There are 15 miles of trails through varied terrain and forests. There are both wet and dry routes.  MORE INFO

Busco Beach ATV Park

Southeast of Raleigh near Goldsboro, the Busco Beach ATV Park has dirt tracks, drag strips and mud ponds open to ATV riders. Make sure to try riding the 50/50 mud hole that is a favority with local ATV riders.  MORE INFO

Outback ATV Park

Southwest of Fayetteville and northeast of Laurinburg, the Outback ATV Park has trails spread across 700 acres. In addition to the tracks and jumps, make sure you try checking out the mud bogs that are popular with local ATV riders.  MORE INFO