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Thrills on Four Wheels: Tips for Planning ATV Tours

Strapping on a helmet, revving up the engine, and hitting the unpaved paths make ATV tours an adrenaline rush like no other. Key tips for planning ATV tours can turn an ordinary outdoor excursion into an unforgettable journey.

Start with Research

Before you even map out your route, research is crucial. Look up potential trails and ensure they’re ATV-friendly. Read through reviews and experiences from other riders to gather insights on difficulty levels and terrain types.

Safety Checks First

ATV Safety before you go. Inspect your ATV for mechanical soundness. Check brakes, tires, and fluids. Don’t forget to pack a first aid kit, wear protective gear, and carry a map or GPS device. When it comes to enjoying the trails, being precautious is part of the fun.

Local Rules Apply

Each trail may have its own set of rules. Obtain permits if required, and respect the local regulations. Riding responsibly preserves the trail for future adventurers.

Buddy Up

An ATV trail is best enjoyed with friends. Not only for the company, but for safety too. If any mishaps occur, you’re not alone. Plus, there’s always someone to share in the ‘oohs’ and ‘aahs’ of stunning vistas.

Weather or Not

Always check the forecast. Weather conditions affect trails and your safety. Prepare for the unexpected. Pack rain gear, extra clothes, and sun protection to stay comfortable through sun, rain, or wind.

Gearing Up

Don’t skimp on ATV gears. Helmets, gloves, and goggles aren’t just accessories, they’re necessities. Wearing the right gear protects you from the elements and potential hazards.

Stay Charged

Keep your phone or communication device fully charged. Should you stray from your planned path or need assistance, staying connected is vital. Consider bringing a portable charger as well.

Pack Smart

Packing light and right makes all the difference. Carry only essentials to avoid being weighed down. This includes water, snacks, and a small toolkit for any unforeseen repairs.

Respect Nature

Riding an ATV gives you a unique chance to commune with nature. Preserve it by sticking to trails and keeping noise to a minimum. Take only memories, leave only tire tracks.

Rider’s Know-How

If you’re new, get acquainted with your ATV. Practice on familiar ground before hitting challenging trails. Knowing your ride means a safer and more enjoyable experience.

In Case of Emergency

Have an emergency plan. Know the closest point of contact for medical services, and inform someone about your tour details and expected return time.

Savor the Experience

Finally, slow down and savor every moment. ATV tours offer astounding views and exhilarating rides. Immerse in the experience and create stories worth retelling.

Planning is synonymous with prevention. By following these tips, your ATV tour will not only be an adventure but a success story paved with preparation and respect for the great outdoors.


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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