ATV Ride

The Essential ATV Tips for Beginners

Choosing the Right ATV

Picking the right ATV is important. Consider your skills, usage, and budget. Start with a smaller engine size. It’s easier to handle.

Safety Gear is a Must

Wear the right gear. A helmet, gloves, goggles, long sleeves, pants, and over-the-ankle boots. Follow the Safety first always in your ATV tour or ride.

Learn How to Ride Properly

Start in an open area. Practice controlling your ATV, turning, and getting comfortable with the throttle and brakes.

Match Your ATV to the Terrain

There are various types of ATVs designed for different terrains, so it’s important to match your ATV to the specific ground you’ll be riding on.

Pre-Ride Inspection is Key

Ensure to thoroughly check the tires, brakes, lights, and fluids before riding. Safety begins with a comprehensive inspection.

Taming the Throttle

Gradual acceleration is essential for maintaining control. It’s important to smoothly roll on the throttle to ensure a steady and controlled ride.

Brake Smart

To control your speed, it’s important to use both brakes. Practice smooth braking techniques to avoid skidding and maintain control of your bike.

Body Positioning Matters

Staying centered and balanced on the motorcycle is crucial for maintaining control and stability, especially when navigating through different terrains or challenging conditions.

Cornering Confidence

To improve traction and stability while turning, it is advisable to lean slightly into the turns. This technique can help maintain control and improve the overall handling of the motorcycle.

Respect the Environment

It’s crucial to stay on designated trails while riding and to avoid damaging vegetation and wildlife. Respecting the environment and following trail guidelines helps preserve natural habitats and ensures a sustainable outdoor experience for all.

Group Riding Etiquette

During a group ride, it’s important to communicate with hand signals and check on each other periodically to ensure everyone’s safety and well-being. 

Emergency Preparedness

When preparing for a ride, remember to pack essentials such as a first aid kit, tools, spare parts, and water to ensure you are equipped for any situation that may arise.

Be Weather Wise

Before heading out, it’s essential to check the forecast and be prepared for the prevailing weather conditions.

Know Your Limits

It’s important to ride within your skill level and gradually challenge yourself as you gain experience to ensure a safe and enjoyable riding experience.

Conclusion: Enjoy the Ride Safely

Safety is crucial in ATV riding. Follow these tips to enhance your skills and have a safe and enjoyable adventure.


Guest Policy
- A liability waiver must be sign by all participants. For guests under the age of 18 years who will be driving, a parent or guardian is required to sign on their behalf.
- All drivers must participate in the orientation session before the tour.
- No pregnant women, recent surgeries, back/knee problems or any serious health condition allowed on the tour.
- Covered closed toe shoes Recommended for all tours.
- Guests may get dusty or muddy depending on weather conditions. We recommend that guests wear comfortable clothing that they don’t mind soiling.
- Safety Hemlets are provided by XPLOR ATV Tours and are required for all guests to wear.
What should I bring?
We highly recommend sunscreen and your camera. Valuable items not recommended on tour.
What if it rains?
We run tours rain or shine, however heavy rains will cause the tours to be canceled for safety reasons.
Do I need a valid driver's license to drive?
Our tour routes are off road, so guests do not need a drivers license to participate in our tours.
Are there any tours without guides?
All of our tours are fully guided and follow a designated tour route. Our guides are very knowledgeable about the area and will make sure you have fun.
What is there a weight limit?
We have different size ATV’s to accommodate guests of different sizes however we generally would indicate 350lbs limit.
Phone number
+1 (888) 568-2710
+1 (888) 568-2710
Business Time
FROM 10AM to 7PM
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Many people have enjoyed this experience and it’s one you won’t soon forget. Go get on an ATV and ride until you can’t.


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