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Dirty Turtle Offroad Park

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Other Names

(formerly Bucks Run Motocross And ATV Park)

Last Known StatusOpen

This popular offroad park offers a wide variety of trails and numerous mud bogs on 286 acres. All vehicle types are welcomed and trails range from easy and wide to rugged and steep with plenty of stream crossings. The park also has two motocross tracks that are about one mile long main and a separate peewee track for the little guys.

Camping is permitted and there is plenty of space for large trailers. Cabin rentals are also available but reservations are required. The property also has a general store and clean restrooms. Concession stands are provided during scheduled race events.

The park is open for riding and camping during weekends. Special events are occasionally hosted.

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Permit RequiredNo
Dates OpenFriday through Saturday 9am-10pm, Sunday 9am-5pm
Spark ArrestorNoA spark arresting exhaust silencer or end cap is not required but is always recommended.
Noise LimitNo
Whip FlagsNot Required
Maximum Vehicle WidthNo Restriction
Allow Dirt Bikes, Trail Bikes and Motorcycles Motorcycles & Dirt BikesPermitted
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers Four WheelersPermitted
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTV & SXSPermitted
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs & Jeeps (registered)Some Areas
Dune Buggy & Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
Some Areas
2 Stroke EnginesNo Restriction
MX Helmet 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 to 1/2 hour before dark
Trail BlazingProhibitedstay on trail
Rule EnforcementSomeOn-Site Office/Station


Approx Size286 acres
Miles Of Trail25
Climate TypeForest
Elevation750 to 900 ft.
Trail MaintenanceNot Marked, Not Rated, Lightly Maintained
Loose DirtThis OHV area has little loose dirt.Little
Hard PackThe OHV area has mostly hard pack terrain.Mostly
SandThis OHV area has no sandy areas.None
MudThe OHV area has mostly mud after it rains.Mostly
DustThe OHV area has little dust on typical days.Little
RocksThis OHV area has some rocks.Some
TreesThe OHV area has almost all trees.All
Steep HillsThis OHV area has some steep hills.Some
Water CrossingsThe OHV area has some water crossings.Some
Small JumpsThis OHV area has some small jumps.Some
Large JumpsThis OHV area has few large jumps.Few
BermsThe OHV area has few berms.Few
Sand/Gravel PitsThis private park has no sand or gravel pits.None
Single TrackThis private park has no single track trails.None
RoadsThis private park has no roads.None
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


AreaMotorized Trails, MX Track
LandPrivately Owned / Commercial
MX TRACK  Motocross Track
Max Engine SizeNo Maximum
Min Engine SizeNo Minimum
MX TRACK  Motocross Track
Max Engine SizeNo Maximum
Min Engine SizeNo Minimum


Gasoline Gasoline5-20 Miles (S)Midway Stop N Go (502) 268-3312
Diesel Diesel5-20 Miles (NE)Speedway (502) 732-6095
Potable Water WaterOn Site
RV Hookups RV Hookup5-20 Miles (NE)General Butler State Resort Park (502) 732-4384
RV Dump Station RV DisposalOn Site
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn Site
Convenience Store Conv Store5-20 Miles (SW)Country Store (502) 255-3221


EntryYes ($5.00 per person)
kids 12 and under - Free
RidingYes ($20.00 per OHV)
Driver - $20/day, Passenger - $5/day
Tent: $5.00
RV: $35.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
30amp sites - $35/night/non-events, $50/night/event weekends; 50amp sites - $40/night/non-events, $60/night/event weekends.
CommentWeekend/Three Day Pass - $35/per driver; Weekend/Three Day Pass Passenger - $10. Dirty Turtle Park Trail Pass sticker required - $5/year.


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Nearest CityBedford, KY
Address93 Buck Run Road, Bedford, KY 40006
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Street Map
Trail MapGo To Trail Map
From: Louisville, KY
1) Take I-71 North to Exit 34
2) Turn left off of the exit ramp onto US-421, continue 7.5 miles
3) Turn right (north) at the intersection onto Main Street/US-42, continue 4.8 miles
4) Turn left (north-west) onto State Hwy 3176/Bells Ridge Road, continue 2.4 miles
5) Turn left (west) onto Bucks Run Road, follow toward park entrance.


Contact InfoDirty Turtle Offroad Park
93 Bucks Run Road
Bedford, KY 40006
(502) 645-0791


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