Best Texas Dirt Bike Trails

Texas has 31 offroad motorcycling rides.

  June 6, 2019

Located in the US, the dirt biking in Texas offers over thirty dirt bike trail routes from which to choose. The best Texas dirt biking based on popularity are considered to be Barnwell Mountain ORV Recreational Area, Red River Cycle Park, Sam Houston National Forest - East Side, Alligator Run Park, and Mud Buddys ORV Park. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Texas dirt biking trail below.

Where Can I Dirt Bike In Texas?


FEATURED:  Barnwell Mountain ORV Recreational Area

  Dallas, Texas

  July 15, 2016

East of Dallas and northeast of Gilmer, the TMTC / Barnwell Mountain Recreational Area has over 150 miles over 1,800 acres open to off-road motorcycle trails riding. This area was opened in 2000 by the Texas Motorized Trails Coalition (TMTC). The rolling routes pass through rugged, heavily-wooded areas on an old iron ore mine. The narrow, marked tracks wind through pine forest and climb narrow dirt gorges.

FEATURED:  Alligator Run Park

  Dallas, Texas

  August 2, 2016

East of Dallas and southeast of Longview near Easton, the Alligator Run Park (aka Gator Run Park) has 5,200 acres of off-road motorcycle trails riding. Riding includes mud and dry trails, clay pits with hills and spring fed creeks.

FEATURED:  Sam Houston National Forest - East Side

  Houston, Texas

  July 3, 2016

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.

FEATURED:  Badlands Motocross Park

  Dallas, Texas

  September 24, 2018

Northeast of Dallas near Celeste, the Badlands Motocross Park has a motocross track and a peewee track. The Night Track includes a new rhythm section, elevation changes, numerous doubles, table-tops, a whoops section and triples.

FEATURED:  Cycle Ranch Motocross Park

  San Antonio, Texas

  August 14, 2016

Southeast of San Antonio near Floresville, the 108-acre Cycle Ranch Motocross Park has motocross track and a peewee track on 108 acres. The track is made of red loamy dirt with a sand and clay mixture. The national track is 1.7 miles long, 30 feet wide, with natural elevation changes over the best soil in motocross.

FEATURED:  Buffalo Creek MX

  Dallas, Texas

  July 22, 2016

East of Dallas near Canton, the Buffalo Creek Motocross has a 2 mile motocross track on a sandy, loamy clay surface. Also, there is a supercross track and a peewee track.

FEATURED:  White Knuckle Ranch

  San Antonio, Texas

  July 18, 2016

West of San Antonio and Castroville, the White Knuckle Ranch has a track open to dirt bike. The track has doubles, table tops and rythym sections.

FEATURED:  Moss Creek Lake


  July 13, 2016

Northeast of Midland near Big Spring, the Moss Creek Lake area has a Dirt Bike Course. The Moss Creek Lake Dirt Bike Course is open daily from 7am to sunset. No ATV or motocross style vehicles are permitted.

FEATURED:  River Run ATV Park

  Dallas, Texas

  July 18, 2016

Southeast of Dallas near Jacksonville, the 2000 acre River Run ATV Park has a variety of riding opportunities for ATVs and dirt bikes. There are dry and muddy trails crossing hills and the Neches River.

FEATURED:  Freestone County Raceway

  Dallas, Texas

  July 17, 2016

South of Dallas near Wortham, the Freestone County Raceway has a 1 mile, national-style motocross track. It has table-tops, stepdown and a 90 foot triple step up.