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4 Best Off-Road Parks in Illinois

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Illinois offers a ton of wide open spaces to explore whether you drive an ATV, dirtbike, Jeep, truck, or side by side.

[wptab name=”Little Egypt”]

little egypt off-road parks in illinois

Little Egypt Off Road

Hours of Operation: Weekends 8 to 5

Location: 20439 Ranch Lane, Crab Orchard, IL, 62959

Cost of Admission: Adults – $12, Children – $5, Passengers – $6, Spectators – $3

Types of Vehicles allowed: Motorcycles, ATVs, side by sides

This park came about when recreational trail riding was banned in the Shawnee National Forest in 1997. After obtaining an OHV Grant from the state, they found 400 acres and set up the park. The park now offers 900 acres to explore!


[wptab name=”The Cliffs”]

the cliffs off-road parks in illinois

The Cliffs Off Road

Hours of Operation: Weekends 9am – 4pm

Location: 2681 E Rt 6, Marseilles, IL, 61341

Cost of Admission: 15 and over: $24, 14 and under: $10, Passengers & spectators: $5

Types of Vehicles allowed: ATVs, motorcycles, UTVs, three-wheelers, trucks, Jeeps, Go Carts

This park is great for all ages and drivers with a few trails and a variety of terrain. They rent out helmets and flags as well.


[wptab name=”Fox Valley”]

fox valley off-road parks in illinois

Fox Valley Off Road

Hours of Operation: Weekends 10-4

Location: 1952 N 35th Road, Ottowa, IL 61530

Cost of Admission: $20 per day. Kids under 12: $10

Types of Vehicles allowed: Motorcycles & ATVs only

This park is open to motorcycles and ATVs only, but the staff is very flexible with large groups that want to ride on a weekday as long as you set an appointment.


[wptab name=”Rocky Glen”]

rocky glen off-road parks in illinois

Rocky Glen OHV

Hours of Operation: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 2-7

Saturday, Sunday: 10-7

Location: 4102 S Main Street, Rockford, IL 61102

Cost of Admission: $20 per day, Kids under 12 are $8

Types of Vehicles allowed: 4×4 off-highway vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, motorcycles

This park offers 120 acres with miles of trails. There is a beginners’ training area, an intermediate obstacle course, and an advanced technical skills area.