Off-Roading Near Shreveport, Louisiana

May 31st, 2023 by

2023 Jeep Wrangler off-roading near Hebert's Town and Country Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Shreveport, LA

The simple joy of slinging mud at high speeds. The triumphant thrill of crawling up that rocky bluff. The sweet escape of being unplugged and unbothered — just you and trail ahead. At Hebert’s Town and Country Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Shreveport, Louisiana, we love going off-road. Whether it’s a no-door, top-off Jeep Wrangler or a high-powered Ram 1500, 4×4 vehicles are extremely versatile and insanely fun. If you’ve never taken your vehicle off-roading, it needs to be on your bucket list!

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The question is: Where can you go off-road? Shreveport is fairly metropolitan, so it can be difficult to find suitable trails that are open to the public. If you’re looking for the perfect place to let loose and scratch your off-roading itch, check out these awesome parks that are only a short drive away!

Alligator Run

County Road 2211 East, Tatum, Texas 75691 (1 hour and 6 minutes)

Alligator Run is a fantastic place for beginners and experienced off-roaders alike! The largest off-road park in Texas, it has mud pits, sand dunes, obstacle courses, drag races, and more. It’s open Friday through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. — to visit on a weekday, be sure to call ahead at 903-522-1901.

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Barnwell Mountain Recreational Area

6284 N. SH 155, Gilmer, Texas 75645 (1 hour and 27 minutes)

This 1,850-acre park was the first property to be established by the Texas Motorized Trail Coalition and is home to all kinds of off-roading fun. Not only do they have miles of trails and frequent events for 4×4 vehicles, but they also have excellent trails for dirt bikes and other OHVs. The park is open from 12-10 p.m. on Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

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Catahoula Recreation

905 Bend Road, Sicily Island, Louisiana 71368 (2 hours and 33 minutes)

This gorgeous piece of land is located near the Sicily Island Wildlife Reserve and is designed specifically for Jeeps and off-road trucks. It’s a great place to tear up the trails, but it also offers some fantastic camping spots. Catahoula Recreation is open by appointment only, unless they are hosting an off-roading event. You can also invest in an annual membership for unlimited weekend fun!

We wish you the best on your next trek! Remember to be safe and smart when going off-road. To make sure your vehicle is in tip-top trailblazing shape, schedule a quick tune-up at Hebert’s Town and Country CDJR in Shreveport, Louisiana!