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  • Saturday, November 18th, 2017

    Win a Coal Canyon ATV Weekend Adventure Getaway

    Win an Off-Road Family Adventure Getaway at Spearhead Trails in beautiful Southwest Virginia. Spearhead Trails is giving away a total of 4 off-road family adventure getaway packages between December 2017 and March 2018. Winning recipients will enjoy two nights cabin accommodation at the Southern Gap Outdoor Adventure resort, which is located adjacent to the Coal […]

  • Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

    Stone Mountain – Free Ride Day

    Folks, this is the last Spearhead Trails FREE RIDE DAY of the year! Stone Mountain only, register 9am-2pm Saturday, November 18 at the trailhead in Leeman Field Park. Discounted Annual Permits will also be available. Watch for more event details to come

  • Monday, September 11th, 2017

    Enter To Win!

    Have you visited one or more Spearhead Trails in the last couple of years? If so, we need your feedback. Those who complete a survey within the next 7 days will be entered into a drawing for a FREE ANNUAL PERMIT AND A 2-NIGHT CABIN STAY! Please go to this link and take the short […]

  • Monday, April 17th, 2017

    New Ridgeview Trail Open in Haysi

    From WCYB: Southwest Virginia is re-inventing itself as a tourism destination as the decline in coal operations has affected jobs and revenue in the region. The creation of an ATV trail system is leading the charge for those initiatives in several counties… …The Ridgeview Trail will have 60 miles to explore at opening and more […]

  • Monday, December 12th, 2016

    Spearhead Trails Receives Tourism Award

    Spearhead Trails was awarded the Member of the Year at the recent annual conference of the Blue Ridge Travel Association. Spearhead Trails completes a year of successes of expanding trails, building new trails and opening trials to multi-use outdoor recreation enthusiasts. “Our Trail Systems are open to Off Highway Vehicles, Dirt Bikes, Mountain Bikes and […]

  • Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

    Spearhead Trails Invites Mountain Bikers

    Spearhead Trails Invites Mountain Bikers to SWVA for a New Kind of Adventure.     Southwestern Virginia’s popular OHV and equestrian trail venue, Spearhead Trails, is now promoting Mountain Bikes as the newest way to enjoy the rugged and exciting terrain in the Commonwealth’s westernmost counties. “Mountain bikes were always part of our plan,” said […]

  • Saturday, May 16th, 2015

    “Coal Canyon” multi-use trail system opens with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, May 16

    Representatives from Spearhead Trails and Stakeholders from Buchanan County and the region will gather at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 16th to officially open the Coal Canyon multi-use trail system with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The event will take place at the system’s trailhead adjacent to Popular Gap Park; signs will be posted. The trailhead […]

  • Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

    Spearhead Trails Original Pocahontas OHV System to open in Tazewell County, VA

    After more than five years of hard work and dedication from Tazewell County and regional stakeholders, Spearhead Trails is preparing to open its second ATV/OHV trail system. Named the “Original Pocahontas” (OP) Trail to honor the famous coal heritage of the town and surrounding region, the system will officially open on Friday, October 17th with […]

  • Friday, October 18th, 2013

    Spearhead Trails sparks new business development and economic growth

    Leaving clouds of dust behind them, two ATVs make their way along a dirt access road that quickly disintegrates into a rough trail and the beginning of their Mountain View off-road adventure. Looked like dads and the kids, and at least one mom, under the helmets as they sped past in their side-by-sides. Four-seaters with […]

  • Saturday, July 27th, 2013

    Spearhead Trails’ Mountain View System to Officially Open with Ribbon Cutting Celebration

    The Southwest Regional Recreation Authority (SRRA), also known as Spearhead Trails, will commemorate the opening of its first multi-use trail system with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 16th. The 70+ mile Mountain View system is located in the counties of Dickenson, Russell, and Wise with the trailhead located in the Town of St. […]