Best Kentucky Dirt Bike Trails

Kentucky has 20 offroad motorcycling rides.

  September 21, 2018

Located in the US, the dirt biking in Kentucky offers over fifteen dirt bike trail rides. The best Kentucky dirt biking based on popularity are considered to be Black Mountain Offroad, Redbird Crest Trail, Daniel Boone Trail Riding System, Turkey Bay OHV Park, and White Sulpher Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Kentucky dirt biking trail below.

Where Can I Dirt Bike In Kentucky?


FEATURED:  Black Mountain Offroad


  September 18, 2018

Near Wallins in Harlan County, the Black Mountain Offroad Park has 150 miles of routes over 7,000 acres of abandoned mining lands that are open to dirt biking. There are rugged trails and old access roads to explore.

FEATURED:  Redbird Crest Trail

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  July 1, 2016

East of London near Big Creek in the Daniel Boone National Forest, the Redbird Crest Trail is a 65-mile loop trail. The multiple-use route is open to off-road motorcyclers. The loop begins and ends near the Redbird District Office. The trail generally follows the ridgetops, with some portions being quite steep and rough.

FEATURED:  White Sulpher Trail

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  August 18, 2016

West of Lexington and southeast of Salt Lick in the Daniel Boone National Forest, the White Sulphur ATV Trail System is a 20 mile multi-use trail system open to ATV riding, off-road motorcycle riding and horseback riding. The system consists of forest service roads and newly constructed trails. This trail is designed for use by novice and moderately experienced riders.

FEATURED:  Turkey Bay OHV Park


  September 21, 2018

Northeast of Nashville near Golden Pond in Land Between The Lakes, the 2,500 acres Turkey Bay OHV Park has 100 miles of off-road motorcycle trails through flat meadows, mud bogs and over rolling hills. For a challenge, try the terrain near Kentucky Lake with 600 feet elevation change and great vistas.

FEATURED:  Rock Ridge OHV Route

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  August 8, 2016

In the Daniel Boone National Forest, the Rock Ridge OHV Route is a 5.1 mile route open to dirt bike riding. There are many sharp turns, hills and other forest hazards.

FEATURED:  Dunns Playground Motocross

  Bowling Green, Kentucky

  August 14, 2016

North of Bowling Green near Brownsville, the Dunns Playground Motocross area has a wooded 2 mile motocross track that varies from 14 to 40 feet wide. This track was designed with a roller coaster in mind. You will experience sharp twists and turns along with rapid altitude changes, big ups and downs that you wont find on most tracks.

FEATURED:  Earlywine Racing Indoor Motocross

  Lexington, Kentucky

  July 19, 2016

Northeast of Lexington near Dover, the Earlywine Racing Indoor Motocross has several tracks including motocross, arenacross and an ATV track. This is one of the nations largest indoor facilities. The track has safe jumps offering some offer big air and over 20 feet wide.