West of Fairplay, there are several miles of trails open to dirt bike riding. The following trails are open: TR689 (2 mi), TR740 (1.5 mi), TR691 (5 mi), and TR739 (1 mi). Loops can be formed by connecting these routes. Note: unlicensed vehicles are prohibited on roads, including CR18, CR18.2B and CR18.2C.
To reach the trailhead from Fairplay, head south on US285 for 1 mile to CR18. Follow CR18 for 7 miles to the trailhead at NFS Horseshoe Campground.
Note: Colorado residents must register their off-highway vehicle with the Colorado State Parks (303) 866-3437. Non-residents are not required to register in Colorado, if they are registered in their home states. All off-highway vehicles must have an approved muffler and spark arrester. These requirements are subject to change so make sure to contact the Colorado State Parks prior to using your off-highway vehicle.
Overall, Fairplay - Horseshoe Trail System is the 38th most popular dirt bike trail of all 93 dirt biking rides in Colorado.