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General Sam's ATV and Offroad Park

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Alt Names

General Sams

Last Known StatusOpen

This 706 acre private offroad park located north of Houston has about 60 miles of woods trails, mud bogs and pits. The park is open to trucks, Jeeps, ATVs and UTVs.

The park is generally open for business Tuesday through Sunday and amenities include restrooms, shower facilities, an air compressor and cell phone coverage for most major carriers. Camping is also permitted and there are 13 RV sites with electric and water.

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Nearest CityHuntsville, TX
Address224 Bishop Road, Huntsville, TX 77320
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From: Houston, TX
1) Take I-45 north about 75 miles to exit 123
2) Turn left (south) off the exit ramp onto FM-1696, continue 1.5 miles
3) Turn right (north) on SR-75, continue 5.2 miles
4) Turn left (west) on Bishop Road, continue about 1 mile
5) Park entrance is on the left (south).


LandPrivately Owned / Commercial


Our RatingRatingGood
Recommended StayFull Day
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Permit RequiredNo
Dates OpenTuesday through Sunday 8am-6pm
Spark ArrestorNoA spark arresting 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 MotorcyclesProhibited
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 RestrictionNot Recommended
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingSome Areas(camp in developed sites only)
Campfire Restrictions Campfires
Night RidingYes
Cross CountryPermitted
Emergency / Law Enforcement
Insurance*Disclaimer: RiderPlanet recommends that all riders obtain motorcycle insurance or ATV / UTV insurance before visiting any of the locations depicted.
CommentTires bigger than 44 inches are no longer permitted. Tractor tires are also prohibited except on ATVs and UTVs.


EntryYes ($20.00 per person)
Kids 10 and under - free. Weekend Special - $40/person and includes primitive camping.
Tent: $10.00
RV: $30.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
Primitive sites - $10/night; electric and water - $30/night.
CommentCabin rentals available - call for rates and availability. Visa and MasterCard accepted.


Contact InfoGeneral Sam's ATV And Offroad Park
224 Bishop Road
Huntsville, TX 77320
(936) 581-4847


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Approx Size706 acres (1 sq mi)
Miles Of Trail60
Climate TypeForest
Elevation250 to 350 ft.
Trail MaintenanceUnknown
Loose DirtThis trail has mostly loose dirt.Mostly
Hard PackThe trail has little hard pack terrain.Little
SandThis trail has some sandy areas.Some
MudThe trail has mostly mud after it rains.Mostly
DustThe trail has little dust on typical days.Little
RocksThis trail has little rocks.Little
TreesThe trail has many trees.Many
Water CrossingsThe trail has many water crossings.Many
Sand/Gravel PitsThis private land has some sand or gravel pits.Some
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


First Aid First Aid5-20 Miles (SE)Huntsville Memorial Hospital (936) 291-3411
Gasoline Gasoline5-20 Miles (SE)Pilot Travel Center (936) 291-1125
Diesel Diesel5-20 Miles (SE)Pilot Travel Center (936) 291-1125
Potable Water WaterOn Site
RV Hookups RV HookupOn Site
RV Dump Station RV DisposalHuntsville, TXHuntsville State Park (936) 295-5644
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn Site
Convenience Store Conv Store5-20 Miles (SE)Pilot Travel Center (936) 291-1125
Swimming Swim Area30+ Miles (S)Scott's Ridge Swim Site (936) 344-6205
Body of Water Water BodyOn Site
Boating Launch Boat Ramp30+ Miles (SE)Point Blank Public Boat Ramp (512) 389-4800
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