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OHV Park Details
Bluff Creek OHV Park
Bluff Creek OHV Park


Managed by Iowa Partners of NOHVCC
Dale Witzenberg

Trails Map

Iowa OHV Parks and Rules

Located in Mahaska County southwest of Oskaloosa.  This is a 350-acre park with most of the area accessible for riding.  The area is an abandoned coal mine that has been developed into a riding area.  There are approximately 20 miles of trails, steep hill climbs, deep pits, and four motorcross tracks.  One track is dedicated to novice and beginning riders.  One track is extremely challenging and is often called the "gravity cavity". 

The park is open year round, but is closed when weather or trail conditions do not permit riding.

Thirteen primitive camping sites are available, with flush toilets, shower stalls, and water spigots.

A current registration is required for Iowa residents and a nonresident user permit is required for out-of-state riders. If registration is required in the nonresident home state, it must be displayed on the machine.

The park is not currently signed open to ORV, or side-by-side, use.



Within park
Camping - Nonelectric, Fishing, Parking, Picnic Shelter, Restrooms, Showers

Less than a mile
More than a mile