ORV / Off Road

Thousands of acres of state land are available for ORV adventures, snowmobiling, and much more. If you want to take a break from the city and want to explore the terrain, Gladwin County is the place to visit.


Gladwin County has thousands of acres of ORV trails for the nature enthusiast. If you want to get out on the rough terrain, this is the place to visit! You can ride all day and not see the same place twice!

Gladwin Trail, 12 miles east of Gladwin, middle and south loops, have a parking lot with toilet. All of Gladwin County and many city roads are now open to ORV’s. Please note that all “M” Roads are not open to use. ie: M-18, M-61, M-30.

Snowmobile Trail Head located on Meredith Grade Road. For more information on the ORV Trail in Gladwin County, please call: 989.426.9205.

The Gladwin County Chamber of Commerce offers 2012 ORV Trail maps for sale in our office and Gladwin County maps for $1.50.

Mud Bogging Fun

Trail riding not your thing? Would you rather show your stuff in a pit of mud? Gladwin County has different mud bogs offered throughout the year. Some our competitive and some are just plain out fun!

Gladwin County offers a Competition Mud Bog every year at the Gladwin County Fair Grounds. Want to come out for a day of fun and friendly competition in the mud, this is the place for you!

This family fun event is a great way to show off what your truck can do.
For more information on the upcoming Mud Bog, visit: gladwinfair.net

Upcoming Events

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