Rattlesnake Bay ATV Trail For Dirt Biking
The 2nd most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Mississippi.
Wednesday 20 July 2016 04:31 GMT
Southeast of Hattiesburg and south of New Augusta in the DeSoto National Forest, the Rattlesnake Bay ATV Trail is a 31 mile loop through a very sandy forest that is open to dirt biking. The best time to ride is during the fall and winter after a light rain shower. The trail is 4 feet wide. Believe it or not, the entire 31 mile loop tightly snakes through a 3 square mile area.
To reach the dirt biking trailhead for the Rattlesnake Bay Trail from Hattiesburg, head south on SR49 for 6 miles. Turn east on SR98 for 14 miles. In New Augusta, head south on SR29 for 2 miles and turn on FS312. Follow signs to trailhead parking area.
Note: Please call the National Forest for the current trail status before heading out.
Overall, Rattlesnake Bay ATV Trail is the 2nd most popular dirt bike trail of all 8 dirt biking rides in Mississippi.