The American history of conservation and outdoor sports has retained land for all purpose - plant conservation, prairie restoration, wildlife refuges, camping, city parks and National Forests consists of about 8.5 percent of total land area. It is a national belief that all have a right to enjoy the wealth of land offers that enable ATV (All-terrain vehicle) owners and riders access to the treasure of the nation's most fabulous scenery.
Here are eight "must rides" for ATV riders who stay or are visiting the Eastern United States.
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There are so many adventurous reasons to plan a vacation to Kentucky: the Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey History, Bluegrass Music Museum, the waterfall-lined Kingdom Come Scenic Parkway, the magnificently thrilling ATV trails of southeastern Kentucky's Black Mountain located in Harlan County and the Mine Portal 31 coal mine tour in Lynch.
You'll be encouraged to get your ATV over 30 mph on most the trails of Black Mountain, the highest peak in the state, but there are places to wind it out and you will be relaxed leveraging your wheeler to its limits on formidable high-country trails.
In the Western North Carolina the fabulous Brushy Mountain Motor Sports Park is a soothing haven for high-intensity riding crafted toward riders of utility quads, sport ATVs or dirt bikes.
Situated near Taylorsville, Brushy Mountain Motorsports Park has adventurous, one-way trail that enable riders to motor without distracting oncoming traffic. Its 37 miles of ATV trails (apart from an MX track) provide many quick spurs back to the clubhouse, and endless alternate paths to wander all over the grounds.
Located at an easy drive distance of Charlotte, N.C., and Columbia, S.C., Carolina Adventure World is a developing private body offering more than 100 miles of ATV path, an enduro track and three MX tracks. Blue Sky Zip Line is also available that takes enthusiastic participants on a personal adventure ride over the Appalachian hillsides.
Carolina Adventure World targets to be a one-stop shop destination with on-site ATV storage, camping, mechanics, ATV rentals and even food. The trails are fun to ride, clean, fast and can get distinguished from wide open and easy to athletic, narrow wood trails.
Georgia's Durhamtown Plantation Off-Road Park manifests 150 miles of one-way trails for dirt bikes, ATVs and UTVs, having nine tracks, mud pit, a drag strip, and freestyle park all in one fabulous facility. It's one of the country's most famous privately held riding locations, and it's situated in the central pine forests of the state near Union Point.
With RV and cabin rentals, four service bays, on-site ATV rentals and storage, a pro shop, a restaurant and bike and skateboarding areas, Durhamtown showcases to be an all-in-one family destination tour with amenities and trails to refresh and entertain every member of your riding family.
Having one of the biggest trails systems in the U.S., West Virginia's magnificent Hatfield-McCoy system consists of more than 500 miles of ATV trails segregated into six separate segments, with more trails incorporating on line every year.
Located in playfully rural, unconventional locations, each of Hatfield's six paths offer some of the best ATV riding you'll enjoy - easy high-speed trails, thrilling technical segments, incredible valley sceneries and many locations open to UTV traffic, as well.
Explore one of the remotest sections of land in the whole of United States and keep your eyes open for moose, bear, and several other animal residents of the Jackman-Moose River spot near Maine's border with Québec.
The Jackman area has more than 250 miles of well structured ATV trails, and the system interconnects with The Bingham, Forks, Greenville and the Rockwood paths for an additional 300+ miles of reclusive riding. Almost all routes are UTV-friendly.
Smack dab in the centre of central Florida, the Ocala National Forest is considered as one of the most famous ATV riding portions in the state, with 35 miles of UTV and ATV routes and trails at Wiregrass, Big Scrub, and Lake Delancy. In an effort to trigger riders to appreciate the sub-tropical views and wildlife, most routes are crafted for slow-speed riding.
Ocala National Forest is the oldest national forest at the east of the Mississippi River and the southernmost forest in the continental U.S. The proximities encompass longleaf pine and wiregrass vegetation, sandy routes and the Big Scrub, which is the biggest near by block of sand pine scrub world wide.