Best Kentucky OHV/4WD Trails

Kentucky has 9 off-highway vehicle routes.

  September 20, 2018

Located in the US, the OHV driving in Kentucky offers more than a half-dozen beautiful OHV / 4WD trails. The best Kentucky OHV driving based on popularity are considered to be Black Mountain Offroad, Turkey Bay OHV Park, Rock Ridge OHV Route, S-Tree OHV Route, and Turkey Foot OHV Route. For a detailed OHV riding trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Kentucky OHV driving trail below.



Where Can I Drive OHVs In Kentucky?


FEATURED:  Black Mountain Offroad

  Kentucky

  September 18, 2018

In Harlan County, the Black Mountain Offroad Park has miles of routes for OHV jeeps and truck on over 7,000 acres of abandoned mining lands. There are rugged trails and old access roads to explore. The county is looking to lease an additional 30,000 acres.


FEATURED:  Turkey Bay OHV Park

  Kentucky

  August 7, 2016

Northeast of Nashville near Golden Pond in Land Between The Lakes, the 2,500 acres Turkey Bay OHV Park has 100 miles of OHV 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 12, 2016

The Rock Ridge OHV Route is a 5.1 mile route open to OHV users and horseback riding. There are many sharp turns, hills and other forest hazards.


FEATURED:  S-Tree OHV Route

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  August 20, 2016

In Jackson County near McKee, the S-Tree OHV Route is a 9.5 mile stretch of the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail. It is a fifty inch wide, single lane trail with two-way traffic. The grades are moderate (under 30%). Most of the route is through wooded terrain.


FEATURED:  Turkey Foot OHV Route

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  July 10, 2016

In Jackson County near McKee, the Turkey Foot OHV Route is a 9 mile stretch of the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail. It is a fifty inch wide, single lane trail with two-way traffic. The grades are moderate (under 30%).


FEATURED:  Ano OHV Route

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  July 19, 2016

In the Somerset Ranger District, the Ano OHV Route is a 3 mile route with sharp turns and rolling terrain open to 4WD vehicles. The trailhead is located to the east of Somerset.


FEATURED:  Renfro OHV Route

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  July 4, 2016

In Jackson County near McKee, the Renfro OHV Route is a 4 mile route that begins on the south side of road opposite S-Tree picnic shelter. Trail makes a loop south of the campground, following the ridgeline southeast of FDR 431 before dropping down a steep, rocky hill into Renfro Branch.


FEATURED:  Goodwater OHV Route

  Daniel Boone Forest, Kentucky

  September 20, 2018

In the Somerset Ranger District, the Goodwater OHV Route is a 3 mile route with sharp turns and rolling terrain. The OHV staging area is located to the east of Somerset.