Sam Houston National Forest - East Side For Dirt Biking

The 3rd most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Texas.

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North of Houston and just northeast of Conroe, the Sam Houston National Forest has 67 miles of multi-use trails open to dirt biking. The routes traverses loamy sand and mud, along with numerous creek crossings.

There are three distinct dirt bike trail systems marked by red arrows: East Side, West Side and Northwest.

To reach the East Side dirt bike trailhead for Sam Houston National Forest from Houston, head north on US45 for 60 miles to Exit #102. Turn left onto FS1375. Continue on FS1375 for 5 miles to the ranger station, or another couple miles beyond to the trailhead (just turn right at the Gulf Coast Trade Center and follow the signs).

Note: Trails are usually closed after rainfall. Call ahead. Trail maps are available at the Raven Ranger Station.

Overall, Sam Houston National Forest - East Side is the 3rd most popular dirt bike trail of all 31 dirt biking rides in Texas. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Sam Houston National Forest - East Side including Sam Houston National Forest - Northwest Side, Mud Buddys ORV Park, Sam Houston National Forest - West Side, Three Palms Extreme Sports Park, Splendora Motocross Park and B C MX Park.


Local Contact(s):  SHNF (888) 361-6908 or (936)-344-6205; Texas Tourism (800) 888- 8TEX.

Best Season:  Any

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Kellys Pond CG

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Sam Houston National Forest - East Side Dirt Biking Review

GPS:  30.5459, -95.5844

Date Published:  1/5/2016

Date Updated:  7/3/2016

ID:  16511

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