Best Oregon OHV/4WD Trails

Oregon has 11 off-highway vehicle routes.

  September 5, 2021

Located in the US, the OHV driving in Oregon offers over ten good OHV trail destinations. The best Oregon OHV driving based on popularity are considered to be Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, Browns Camp OHV Area, Santiam Pass OHV Area, Shotgun OHV Area, and Millican Plateau OHV Trail System. For a detailed OHV riding trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Oregon OHV driving trail below.

Where Can I Drive OHVs In Oregon?


FEATURED:  Browns Camp OHV Area

  Tillamook, Oregon

  June 24, 2016

West of Portland and east of Tillamook, the Tillamook State Forest has 200 miles of trails open to OHV routes. The Browns Camp area has more than 100 miles of easy to difficult routes.

FEATURED:  Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area


  September 5, 2021

West of Eugene and southwest of Florence, the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area has the regions most popular riding areas with 900 acres of sand dunes along the Oregon coast.

FEATURED:  Santiam Pass OHV Area


  March 26, 2018

Northwest of Bend and Sisters in the Cascade Mountains, the Santiam Pass OHV Area has 1,500 acres open to OHV routes through cinder cones and lava flows. The trail conditions are known to be loose and sandy.

FEATURED:  Shotgun OHV Area


  July 10, 2016

Northeast of Eugene near Mabel, the Shotgun OHV Area has 6,000 acres open to OHV routes. The routes roll through pine forest. The trails here cover a highly modified landscape crossing many logging roads and through a forest of second growth Douglas-fir growing in tree plantations. Several creeks run throughout the riding area.

FEATURED:  Johns Peak / Timber Mountain OHV Area

  Medford, Oregon

  July 16, 2016

Near Medford, the Timber Mountain / Johns Peak OHV Area has 600 miles of trails winding through 14,000 acres overall. The Johns Peak area has 180 acres of OHV routes.

FEATURED:  Millican Plateau OHV Trail System


  November 19, 2016

Southeast of Bend near Prineville in the Ochoco National Forest, the Millican Plateau OHV Trail System is managed by the Prineville District of the BLM. The Plateau provides a variety of desert riding experiences from easiest to more difficult. There are 111 miles worth of trails for Class I/III OHVs, of which 37 miles are also open to Class II OHV s. The Four Corners Staging Area has an information kiosk.


  Tillamook, Oregon

  July 19, 2016

West of Portland and east of Tillamook, the Trask OHV Area has 40,000 acres open to OHV use. The trails pass through steep mountain forests covered with Douglas Firs planted after the big Tillamook forest fire.

FEATURED:  North Fork Siuslaw River


  July 26, 2016

West of Eugene and northeast of Florence in the Siuslaw National Forest, there is a scenic 36 mile OHV route along the North Fork Siuslaw River that runs from tidal flats, through forests and up along a ridges set above the Rock Creek Wilderness Area.