Best Illinois Dirt Bike Trails

Illinois has 20 offroad motorcycling rides.

  September 21, 2018

Located in the US, the dirt biking in Illinois offers over fifteen dirt bike trail rides. The best Illinois dirt biking based on popularity are considered to be Fox Valley Off Road, Buffalo Range Riding Park, Rocky Glen OHV Park, The Cliffs, and Little Egypt Off Road. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Illinois dirt biking trail below.

Where Can I Dirt Bike In Illinois?



Fox Valley Off Road

Southwest of Chicago and north of Ottawa, the Fox Valley Off Road area has 10 miles of off-road motorcycle trails riding over 105 acres. The trails are bi-directional and are not well-marked.  MORE INFO

Buffalo Range Riding Park

West of Joliet and Ottawa, the Buffalo Range Riding Park has 400 acres open to off-road motorcycle trails riding. The routes run through forested woodlands, sand and hills.  MORE INFO

Rocky Glen OHV Park

Near Rockford, the 120-acre Rocky Glen OHV Park features miles of dirt bike trails. In addition, Rocky Glen offers three scramble areas of different difficulty levels: a beginners training area, an intermediate obstacle course and an advanced technical skills area.  MORE INFO

Little Egypt Off Road

East of Marion in Williamson County, the Little Egypt Off Road area has 30 miles of dirt bike trails over 400 acres. The routes pass through rolling wooded hills and open fields.  MORE INFO

Williams Hill Pass

Southeast of Harrisburg in Saline County, the Williams Hill Pass Association has 17 miles of dirt bike trails over 220 acres. There are hills, wooded routes and an open field track. This is a great place to bring the family to ride.  MORE INFO

Byron Motorsports ORV Park

South of Rockford and Byron, the Byron Motorsports Park is open to dirt bike riding. There are two tracks onsite: the original Legacy track and the new Hilltop track. The Legacy track is our original MX course which started humbly in 1969. It is a natural terrain track with wood chips and man-made obstacles. The Hilltop track is a moto-staduim layout with a harder surface and more man made obstacles.  MORE INFO

South Fork Dirt Riders

Southeast of Springfield and west of Taylorville, the South Fork Dirt Riders area has 320 acres of off-road motorcycle trails riding through timbered trails and some flat tracks. This private facility charges an access fee.  MORE INFO

Lincoln Trail Motosports ORV Park

Southeast of Springfield and west of Casey, the Lincoln Trail Motosports Off-Road Park is open to dirt bike riding. There are over 280 acres for wooded trails and MX tracks.  MORE INFO

Paradise Motopark

South of Mount Vernon near Du Quoin, the Paradise Motopark has a one-mile motocross track. The national-style track has natural terrain with a loamy sawdust laden soil. The jumps are mainly stepups and tabletops.  MORE INFO