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Atkinson Motorsports Park

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Alt Names

Gob Hill, Gobhill

Last Known StatusOpen

This park offers over 200+ acres of woods trails, mud bogs, hill climbs and open valleys that caters to all skill levels. The trails ranges from twisty and narrow single track with tree roots and mud pits to fast and wide double track.

All machines must display a current Illinois DNR sticker which can be purchased at the gate. A 28-site campground with full hookups is available and sites can accommodate large trailers. The park is open Monday through Friday from 12pm to 5pm and during weekends from 9am to 5pm but may close temporarily on short notice due to inclement weather. Call before you haul.

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Nearest CityAtkinson, IL
Address23354 US Hwy 6, Atkinson, IL 61235
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Trail MapGo To Trail Map
From: Moline, IL
1) Take I-80 east to exit 27
2) Turn left (north) CR-5, continue .7 miles
3) Turn right (east) on US-6, continue 1.5 miles
4) Park entrance is on the left (north).


AreaTrail, Track
LandPrivately Owned / Commercial


Our RatingRatingVery Good    
Recommended StayFull Day
Comments(Scroll Down For Visitor Reviews & Comments)


Approx Size216 acres
Miles Of Trail10
Climate TypeForest
Elevation630 to 650 ft.
Trail MaintenanceUnknown
MudThe OHV area has some mud after it rains.Some
TreesThe OHV area has many trees.Many
Steep HillsThis OHV area has some steep hills.Some
Water CrossingsThe OHV area has some water crossings.Some
Single TrackThis private park has few single track trails.Few
IntersectionsThis OHV area has some intersections.Some
Rider TrafficThe private park has some rider traffic on typical days.Some
ShadeThis private park has some shaded areas.Some
Ranges/GunfireThis private park has no shooting ranges or gunfire.None
HazardsThis OHV area has few hazards.Few(hazards are marked)
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
MX TRACK  Motocross Track
Max Engine SizeNo Maximum
Min Engine SizeNo Minimum


Permit RequiredYesIL DNR OHV Public Access Permit
Dates OpenMonday through Friday 12pm-5pm; Weekends 9am-5pm
Spark ArrestorYesA spark arresting silencer or end cap is required for all vehicles.
Noise LimitYes (96 dB)
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)Prohibited
Dune Buggy/Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
Permittedgo-karts are permitted
Two Strokes /
2 Cycle Engines
No Restriction
Helmets RequiredYes
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingSome Areas(camp in developed sites only)
Campfire Restrictions CampfiresSome Areas(permitted in developed campsites only)
Night RidingNoriding hours 9am-sundown
Emergency / Law Enforcement
Insurance*Disclaimer: RiderPlanet strongly recommends that you have medical insurance and carry motorcycle insurance or ATV insurance before taking your vehicle to any of the locations depicted here.


RidingYes ($19.50 per rider)
Kids 10 and under - $10.50
Tent: $15.00
RV: $25.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
Primitive Tent Site - $10; Primitive RV Site - $20
CommentCamping fees are good for up to 5 people, extra people are $4/each. During holidays call for rates and availability.


First Aid First Aid5-20 Miles (S)Kewanee Hospital (309) 852-7500
Gasoline Gasoline1-5 Miles (W)Casey's General Store (309) 936-7415
Diesel DieselAtkinson, IL
Potable Water WaterOn Site
RV Hookups RV HookupOn Site
RV Dump Station RV DisposalOn Site
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn Site
Convenience Store Conv Store1-5 Miles (W)Casey's General Store (309) 936-7415
Swimming Swim Area5-20 Miles (SE)Johnson Sauk Trail State Park (309) 853-5589
Body of Water Water BodyOn Site
Boating Launch Boat Ramp5-20 Miles (SE)Johnson Sauk Trail State Park (309) 853-5589 **electric trolling motors only**


Contact InfoAtkinson Motorsports Park
23354 US HWY 6
Atkinson, IL 61235
(309) 936-1200
(309) 936-7878
Contact InfoIllinois DNR
1 Natural Resources Way
Springfield, IL 62702-1271
(217) 782-7481
(217) 785-0075
CommentOHV Sticker Info


Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area Photo

Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area

This is a particularly scenic portion of trail.

Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area Photo

Quad getting wet at Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area

One of the many deep water crossings this park has to offer.

Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area Photo

Example of terrain at Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area

One of the small but narrow canyons.

Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area Photo

Some amenities at Atkinson Motorsports Park OHV Area

Photo Submitted 4/8/2013 (Thanks!)

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