Eisenhower State Park
Eisenhower State Park is in Denison, Texas, approximately 75 miles north of Dallas. The park itself is on the edge of Lake Texoma, which is on the Texas-Oklahoma border. Eisenhower State Park includes 10 acres of beginner-level trails for All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) and mini bikes. The park is open 7 days a week. You are required to have the Texas OHV permit.
Northwest OHV Park
Located in Bridgeport, Texas, which is about 75 miles northwest of Dallas, this OHV park is one of the largest in the area. It has over 300 acres of mud and rock trails for ATVs, Jeeps and motorcycles. Other types of OHVs are not allowed. Summer hours are Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.. Winter hours are Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Resident discounts are available. Vehicles are not required to have the OHV permit, but The Parks and Wildlife Department (TPDW) does patrol and will give you a ticket if you do not have the permit.
This park, part of DFW Adventure Club, is located near Roanoke, Texas, which is about 12 miles west of DFW airport. The park includes over 170 acres of trails suitable for ATVs only; Jeeps, motorcycles and 4x4s are not allowed. The park is open Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m. until dark, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Trophy Club Park at Grapevine Lake
Trophy Club Park is located on the shores of Lake Grapevine, about 30 miles northwest of Dallas. This park has 150 acres of ATV trails. Children are allowed to ride with specific speed restrictions, so there are some beginner-level trails. OHV and full-sized vehicles are not allowed on the trails--only ATVs or motorcycles. The park is open 7 days a week, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. The 2009 entry fees are $12 for the first ATV or motorcycle and $10 for additional ATVs or motorcycles. You must have the Texas OHV permit.