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Gator Run Offroad Park

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Alt Names

Gator Run Park, Alligator Run Park, Cherokee Bayou

Last Known StatusOpen

This large offroad park offers 5200 acres of ATV trails, sand dunes, deep mud pits, clay pits and sand drags. The park is open for business during weekends and all OHVs are welcomed. The park has 120 RV sites with full hookups, 70 sites with water and electricity and plenty of space for primitive camping. Park amenities include showers, a concession stand and a spray wash area. Cabins are also available for rent and reservations can be made by calling (903) 522-1901.

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Nearest CityTatum, TX
AddressCounty Road 2211 East, Tatum, TX 75691
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From: Dallas, TX
1) Take I-20 east to exit 595A
2) Turn right (south) off the exit ramp onto SR-322, continue .7 miles
3) Turn left (south) onto SR-149, continue 6 miles
4) Turn right (east) on FM-2906, continue 4.8 miles
5) Turn left (south-east) on County Road 2211, continue about 1 mile. Park entrance is on the right (south).


AreaTrail, Track
LandPrivately Owned / Commercial


Recommended Stay1-2 Days


Permit RequiredNo
Dates OpenFriday - Sunday 8am-8pm
Spark ArrestorNoA spark arresting silencer or end cap is not required but is always recommended.
Noise LimitNo
Whip FlagsNot Required
Maximum Vehicle Width
Allow Dirt Bikes, Trail Bikes and Motorcycles MotorcyclesPermitted
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers ATVsPermitted
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTVs / SXSPermitted
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs / Jeeps (registered)Permitted
Dune Buggy/Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
Two Strokes /
2 Cycle Engines
No Restriction
Helmets RequiredYes
BicyclesNo RestrictionNot Recommended
HikingNo Restriction
HorsebackNo RestrictionNot Recommended
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingSome Areas(camp in developed sites only)
Campfire Restrictions CampfiresSome Areas(permitted in developed campsites only)
Night RidingUnknown
Cross CountrySome Areas
Emergency / Law Enforcement
Insurance*Disclaimer: RiderPlanet recommends that all riders obtain motorcycle insurance or ATV / UTV insurance before visiting any of the locations depicted.


ParkingNo ($0.00)
EntryYes ($10.00 per person)
RidingYes ($10.00 per OHV)
Tent: $0.00
RV: $25.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
CommentCabin rentals available, call for reservations.


Contact InfoGator Run Offroad Park
County Road 2211 East
Tatum, TX 75691
(909) 643-3165
(903) 522-1901
Contact InfoAlligator RV Park



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Square Miles8
Miles Of Trail50
Climate TypeUrban/Man-Made
Elevation250 to 350 ft.
Trail MaintenanceUnknown
Single TrackThis private park has no single track trails.None
HazardsThis OHV area has few hazards.Few(hazards assumed marked but use caution)
Easy Terrain NoviceThis OHV area has some beginner terrain.Some
Moderate Terrain AmateurThis OHV area has mostly intermediate level terrain.Mostly
Difficult Terrain ExpertThis OHV area has little expert terrain.Little


First Aid First Aid5-20 Miles (NW)Good Shepherd Medical Center  (903) 315-2000
Gasoline Gasoline5-20 Miles (NW)Longview TD Mart (903) 643-8999
Diesel Diesel5-20 Miles (NW)Longview TD Mart (903) 643-8999
Potable Water WaterOn Site
RV Hookups RV HookupOn Site
RV Dump Station RV DisposalOn Site
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn Site
Convenience Store Conv Store5-20 Miles (NW)Longview TD Mart (903) 643-8999
Swimming Swim AreaOn Site
Body of Water Water BodyOn Site
Boating Launch Boat Ramp5-20 Miles (SW)Cherokee Lake Boat Ramp (903) 643-3933
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