Motocross in Pike State Forest APV Area, Sinking Spring, Ohio USA

Trails length:
10 mi/16 km
Climate type:
Sinking Spring is a village situated in Highland County, Ohio, USA. It is a very small village near Cincinnati in northern Ohio.

Only 7 mi/11.2 km outside of Sinking Spring lies an awesome off road trail area of 2 mi²/5.1 km² with pure off road trails, the Pike Forest APV Area. This area consists of a trail complex about 10 mi/16 km long that is situated inside a scenic forest. This magic area attracts any kind of two wheel lovers and specifically motocross riders.

Insane riders can have fun on these trails, no matter the level of experience. If you are a novice rider, there is a small novice play area. If you are intermediate and above, there are parts steep and rough, challenging you to overcome them anyway you can. Amateurs will have a blast, doing their tricks and practicing even more exciting motocross riding. The trail system is open between April 1 and November 30 with a frequent presence of patrol.

Bear in mind that camping is prohibited in the entire area and there are some limitations you should pay attention to. If you have a noisy dirt bike, you should reconsider your visit or use an end cap or spark arresting silencer, as there is a noise limit. Keep in mind that helmets are mandatory to all riders.

If you wish to spend a day exercising some dust riding with your two stroke vehicle on multi level trails, this is the place for you to be!

How to Get to Destination

226 miles/363.7 km, 3 hours 493 minutes
Head west on W Bancroft St toward Parkwood Ave.Turn left onto Lawrence Ave. Keep right to stay on Lawrence Ave .Turn left onto W Woodruff Ave.Turn right onto the Interstate 75 S ramp to Dayton. Merge onto I-75 S. Keep left to stay on I-75 S. Take exit 52B to merge onto US-35 E toward Xenia. Merge onto US-35 E via the ramp to Washington C H. Take the US-68 exit toward Home Ave/Wilmington. Turn right onto US-68 S. Exit on the left onto OH-73 E. Turn left onto Springlake Ave. Turn right onto N High St. Turn left onto E Main St. Take the 2nd right onto Ohio 124 E/E Main St/Marshall Pike. Continue to follow Ohio 124 E. Turn right to stay on Ohio 124 E. Turn left onto Ohio 124 E/Water St. Continue to follow Ohio 124 E. Destination will be on the right.
BY CAR FROM Cincinnati
79.1 miles/127.3 km, 1 hour 27 minutes
Head south on Walnut St toward E 6th St. Turn left onto E 5th St. Take the Interstate 471 S ramp on the left to Newport Ky. Merge onto I-471 S (Entering Kentucky). Merge onto I-275 E (Entering Ohio). Take exit 63B to merge onto OH-32 E/James A. Rhodes Appalachian Hwy toward Batavia. Turn left onto OH-41 N. Turn right onto Ohio 124 E/Water St. Continue to follow Ohio 124 E. Destination will be on the right.
Greater Cincinnati Airport,
87.1 miles/140 km

Amtrak serves the entire US, so if you wish to travel by train, you should get a train from anywhere in Ohio and abort in Cincinnati, OH (CIN) station. From there you can either take the bus or rent a car.


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