Buffalo Mountain Trails For Dirt Biking
The 4th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in West Virginia.
Saturday 6 August 2016 04:36 GMT
Southwest of Logan and east of Williamson, the Buffalo Mountain ATV Trails at the Reverend Compton Trailhead is part of the Hatfield-McCoy Recreation Area is a 300 mile multi-use trail system combining singletracks and fire roads on corporate-owned property. Presently, the system consists of five loops serviced by 5 restroom-equiped trailheads.
The Buffalo Mountain / Reverend Compton Park system has 105 miles of trails.
To reach the dirt biking at the Reverend Compton Trailhead for the Buffalo Mountain ATV Trails: From Rt. 119, follow Rt. 52 south through Williamson. The trailhead center is eight miles outside of Williamson. The town of Matewan (depicted on the trail map) allows motorized trail users to ride into town. Please ride responsibly and obey all road rules. Twenty minutes from Williamson. Forty-five minutes from Bearwallow and Rockhouse Trailheads.
Note: a helmet, eyewear and boots are required on the Hatfield-McCoy Trail System. Also, double riding is not permitted. The machine must be equipped with a spark arrestor and muffler. Annual, multi-day and one-day permits are available.
Overall, Buffalo Mountain Trails is the 4th most popular dirt bike trail of all 11 dirt biking rides in West Virginia. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Buffalo Mountain Trails including Browning Fork Trails, Little Coal River Trails, Pinnacle Creek Trails, Dingess Rum Trails, Indian Ridge Trails - East and Indian Ridge Trails - West.