The Missouri Valley Trail Association (formerly known as the Rough Rider Trail Association) consists of approximately 170 miles of snowmobile trail in the south central part of the state. The snowmobiling trailhead for the Missouri Valley Trail System is located 1.5 miles South of I-94s Exit 61 on Bismarck Expressway. This trail runs east 22 miles along Highway 10 to Sterling, where food and gas are available. The trail then turns south to Moffit which is located 10 miles south of Sterling along Highway 83. South of Moffit are the towns of Hazelton(15 miles) and Linton (20 miles) which have gas, food, and lodging available. Beaver Bay is west of Linton has gas available and is a great place to eat. The trailhead is 60 miles north of Beaver Bay. Riding west from Moffit will take you back to the trailhead or to the town of Lincoln, where gas and food is available. Lincoln is only 5 miles from the trailhead.
Overall, Missouri Valley Trail System is the 2nd most popular snowmobile trail of all 17 snowmobiling rides in North Dakota.