West of Tulsa around Keystone Lake, the Appalachia Bay ORV Area has sandy trails open to OHV routes over 600 acres. The trails range from beach to forest.
The trailhead is located at 23115 W. Wekiwa Road in Sand Springs.
a.. From Tulsa take US-412 west past Sand Springs.
b.. Just across bridge exit at Appalachia Bay/Washington Irving.
c.. Turn right then right again to cross over highway.
d.. Turn left and follow road to recreation area.
e.. The gate to the ORV area is just past the entrance on your left.
The terrain is sandy and ranges from open beaches to wooded trails. Moderate elevation changes keep the wooded areas interesting and a large circuit of sandy trails meander through briars taller then an elephants eye.
Overall, Appalachia Bay ORV Area is the 6th most popular OHV & 4wd jeep trail of all 6 OHV routes in Oklahoma.