WindRock Park is 72,000 acres and boastsover 300 miles of trails that canaccommodate all types of vehicles. WindRock is the largest privately ownedOHV park in the United States. With on-site primitive camping, full RV hook-ups,and fully furnished cabins. This truly is adestination not just a playground for theoff road adventure. WindRock is locatedin the beautiful Appalachian Mountains. From the peaks of WindRock you canclearly see The Great Smoky Mountains,which is only an hour and a half drive. WindRock hosts over 20 events a year.
Each person entering WindRock Park regardless of age or activity, must have a Land Use Permit - per Wind Rock Park.
Please note: For Non-WindRock Annual Permit Holders, a 3 Day Permit is not included with your Appalachian Toyota Round-Up Registration.
*Prices excluded sales tax
Proper safety equipment must be worn at all times.It is up to the rider to choose and provide thier own safety equipment. A common questions asked is “are helmets required?” The answer is YES if you are under 18 years of age. If you are 18 or older WindRock Park recommends all users wear helmets. Due to the mountainous terrain, helmets, heavy duty boots and clothing are highly recommended.
Property Rules & Regulations
The following rules and regulations must befollowed by all visitors to WindRock Park:1. Release forms must be signed by all persons entering the WindRock Park Trail System and a *COPY OF THIS FORM MUST BE IN POSSESSION OF THE PERSON AT ALL TIMES*
2. A LAND USE PERMIT must be displayed on the vehicle in a clearly visible area.
3. Maintain a 5mph limit in all staging/parking areas. Mandatory speed limit of 10 mph of Trail P-1 (paved access road).
4. Travel is limited to marked trails. No hill climbing except on marked trails.
5. Stay away from all reclaimed mined areas, active mining areas, logging operations and gas/oil facilities.
6. DO NOT LITTER ON THE PROPERTY. Violators will be barred from the property.
7. Tires with studs are not allowed.
8. Firing of weapons is strictly prohibited. NO TARGET PRACTICE!
9. Be considerate of others using the trails and report any unauthorized or illegal behavior observed.
10. NO ALCOHOL, fireworks, or open fires on the trail system.
11. The harvesting of Ginseng, cutting of firewood or other collection of fieldstone or any other product is NOT allowed without an additional permit.
12. Streams and stream beds will be avoided where possible. Should any water crossing be necessary, the permittee will make such crossing only on or over marked trails, strictly complying with the posted rules and regulations and avoiding creation of any erosion or stream bed sediment.ALCOHOL, fireworks, or open fires on the trail system.
One of the most visited attractions at WindRock Park is the Buffalo Mountain Wind Farm which is comprised of 18 windmills. The windmills are captivating, not to mention the view is breathtaking. The 15 largest windmills have a 256 foot tower with 139 foot blades and span 395 feet. Permits for vehicles going to view the windmills are available at the General Store (your ATR registration or WindRock Annual Permit allows access to view the windmills). For safety reasons, the permit only allows access up to the “US Government Restricted Area” gate. There is no admittance beyond this gate.
Looking for even more adrenaline pumping fun? Bring a mountain bike and check out WindRock Park’s newest edition. This is not for the faint of heart, trails are rated difficult to extreme and geared toward expert riders. 550 acres and 9 trails to choose from including a 2150’ drop.There is shuttle service available and the cost can vary, be sure to call WindRock Park and confirm prices for shuttle and entry. To learn more please click the logo above to be taken directly to WindRock Bike Park website.
WindRock Shooting Range
WindRock Park is a proud supporter of Windrock Shooting Range, the premier outdoor shooting range located just a short distance from the Trailhead. WindRock Shooting Range offers four outdoor shooting ranges, firearm rentals to include fully automatic firearms, training programs and a full-time on-site NRA Certified Range Safety Officer.
As a member of Norsemen Training & Consulting Group, WindRock Shooting Range is able to provide top-notch professional firearms training, courses and seminars, private lessons, group team building and functions. The range prides itself in being a locally owned business of shooting professionals and enthusiasts, and is not state funded or owned.
For information & pricing please check out their website at www.windrockshootingrange.com.
Feeling hungry? Located near the WindRock Park General Store you will find some tasty treats. Breakfast, Salads, Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Burgers, Snacks and more. Visit their Facebook page for hours & prices.
Thursday: 4pm - 8pm
Friday & Saturday: 8am - 8pm
Sunday: 8am - 4pm
WindRock Nature Trail
Another great addition to your stay during The Appalachian Toyota Round-Up is the WindRock Park Nature Trail. Take in all the sights and sounds of the mountains by foot or mountain bike. This is a dedicated 1.9 mile loop.The Nature Trail is the latest addition to Windrock Park. This trail allows guests to take a stroll through the woods and around to the pond and picnic area. It is open to hikers and mountain bikers.Beginning at the fire hydrant along Windrock Park Lane, the Nature Trail goes into the woods and turns left along the contour. The trail follows the lower slopes of the ridge, with a few gradual uphill slopes, continuing down the ridge until it intersects with the gravel road that leads to the bridge and around the pond. The trail continues as a loop around the pond to the picnic area. From the picnic area, the gravel road provides an easy hike back to the campground or heads back up the trail for a more difficult climb.Blue trail signs mark the route! Test your tree knowledge with the interpretive signs along the trail
Before heading out on the trails for the day you can stop off here to fuel up. They have snacks, drinks, and a vast selection of WindRock Park souvenirs. Not to mention a non-ethanol fuel pump.
1. 100% gas, no ethanol
2. Located in General Store parking lot
1 located at Campground Office
1 located at General Store
You must purchase tokens in the General Store office or Campground office to use either wash. Be sure to check office operating hours.
Tanner Ridge R/C Park
A remote control vehicle park that includes a course designed for R/C Crawlers. Located at the WindRock Park Trailhead. Land Use Permit needed. ATR attendees are allowed use of this park, starting 9/1 - 9/3. WindRock Annual Permit Holders are allowed use at anytime.
Open 7 days a week
8:00am - 6:00pm
912 Windrock Road
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
p: (865) 435-3492
Sun - Wed 8:00am - 5:30pm
Thur - Sat 8:00am - 6:00pm
555 Windrock Park Lane
Oliver Springs, TN 37840
p: (865) 435-1251