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Lake Mackenzie ATV Trails

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Other Names

Tule Creek

Last Known StatusOpen

Located on the shores of Lake Mackenzie, this area has about 35 miles of ATV trails. There are two campgrounds that offer direct trail access and have electric and water hookups. A guest permit is required to ride the trails and can be obtained at the main office. Trails are open to ATVs, dirt bikes and mountain bikes only.

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REGULATIONS

Permit RequiredYesTX OHV Decal
Dates OpenYear-Round
Other ATV Stickers AcceptedNoAt this time, there are no reciprocity agreements between Texas and any other states. All visiting riders must purchase a Texas OHV decal.
Spark ArrestorYesA spark arresting exhaust 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 Motorcycles & Dirt BikesPermitted
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers ATVsPermitted
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTV & SXSSome AreasNot Recommended
most trails are too narrow for UTVs
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs & Jeeps (registered)Prohibited
Dune Buggy & Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
Prohibited
2 Stroke EnginesNo Restriction
MX Helmet RequiredYeshelmets required by state law
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingSome Areas(camp in developed sites only)
Campfire Restrictions CampfiresSome Areas(permitted in developed campsites only)
Night RidingNoriding hours 8am-sunset
Trail BlazingProhibitedriders must stay on trail
Rule Enforcement
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TERRAIN

Approx Size1,280 acres (2 sq mi)
Miles Of Trail35
Climate TypeDesert
Elevation3100 to 3200 ft.
Trail MaintenanceMarked, Not Rated, Lightly Maintained
IntersectionsThis trail has some intersections.Some
Rider TrafficThe city property has some rider traffic on typical days.Some
Ranges/GunfireThis city property has no shooting ranges or gunfire.None
HazardsThis trail has few hazards.Few(hazards assumed marked but use caution)
Easy Terrain NoviceThis trail has some beginner terrain.Some
Moderate Terrain AmateurThis trail has mostly intermediate level terrain.Mostly
Difficult Terrain ExpertThis trail has little expert terrain.Little

TYPE OF AREA

AreaMotorized Trails
LandCity Land

KEY SERVICES

Gasoline GasolineOn SiteMackenzie Bait & Tackle (806) 633-4335
Diesel DieselSilverton, TX
Potable Water WaterOn Site
RV Hookups RV HookupOn SiteMackenzie Bait & Tackle (806) 633-4335
RV Dump Station RV DisposalSilverton, TX
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn SiteMackenzie Bait & Tackle (806) 633-4335
Convenience Store Conv StoreOn SiteMackenzie Bait & Tackle (806) 633-4335

FEES & PASSES

Parking(None)
EntryYes ($4.00 per person)
cost of guest permit, kids 12 and under are free
Riding(None)
CampingYes
Tent: $4.00
RV: $15.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00

RATINGS

Our RatingRatingGood
Recommended StayFull Day
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DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Nearest CitySilverton, TX
Address141 South Mackenzie Drive, Silverton, TX 79257
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Street Map
Trail MapGo To Trail Map
From: Amarillo, TX
1) Take I-27 south to exit 83
2) Turn left (east) on FM-2698, continue 4.2 miles
3) Veer right to stay on FM-2698, continue 65 yards
4) Veer left onto FM-146, continue 18.2 miles
5) Turn right (south) on SR-207, continue 7.1 miles
6) Turn right (west) at entrance for Lake Mackenzie
7) After going thorugh gate turn left (south) on Mackenzie Road, continue about 1 mile toward campgrounds.

OFFICIAL CONTACTS

Contact InfoLake Mackenzie Municipal Water Authority
141 South Mackenzie Drive
Silverton, TX 79257
(806) 633-4326
mmwa@midplains.coop
lakemackenzie.com
Contact InfoTexas Parks And Wildlife
4200 Smith School Road
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 389-8917
(512) 538-4427
steve.thompson@tpwd.texas.gov
tpwd.texas.gov
CommentTexas OHV Decal Info
Contact InfoMackenzie Bait & Tackle
(806) 633-4335
lakemackenzie.com
CommentRV Reservations

RIDER COMMENTS & REVIEWS

Lake Mackenzie Trail Photo

Lake Mackenzie ATV Trails

Photo Submitted 9/26/2018 (Thanks!)

Lake Mackenzie Trail Photo

Lake Mackenzie ATV Trails

Photo Submitted 9/26/2018 (Thanks!)

Lake Mackenzie Trail Photo

Lake Mackenzie ATV Trails

Photo Submitted 9/26/2018 (Thanks!)

Lake Mackenzie Trail Photo

Lake Mackenzie ATV Trails

Photo Submitted 9/26/2018 (Thanks!)

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