How much does a UTV tour cost?
Prices start at $119 per hour for the UTV and operator. Each additional passenger is $20 per hour. We offer 60, 90 and 120-minute tours. There is a maximum of 4 people allowed per UTV
Do I drive the UTV or does the guide drive?
You are the driver/operator of the UTV throughout your excursion. You can bring up to 3 additional family members or friends to ride along in the 4 seat UTV we provide. The tour guide will be in another lead vehicle showing you our amazing trails that will take your breath away!
Can multiple people in one vehicle take turns driving the UTV?
Yes, as long as everyone has a valid Driver’s License and is at least 21 years of age. Ages 17-20 with a valid Driver’s License can drive as long as a licensed legal guardian is present in the same vehicle. Anyone driving must provide proof of a driver’s license. Everyone is required to sign a liability and damage waiver before departure.
Can I just show up anytime for a tour or do I need to make a reservation?
Advanced reservations are required. You can reserve a tour by clicking on the orange “Book Your Adventure” tab located on the home page. The booking platform will show real-time availability.
Can I bring my own UTV/ATV for a tour or ride the trails?
No, you must use the UTV’s provided by Backyard Adventures. Our trails are on private property and are not open to the public.
Can I just take the UTV and go off on my own?
No, our 1000 acre private trail system is very complex and a guide is needed to show you where to go and provide you with the best experience possible.
What should I wear?
Please dress for the current weather. This is an adventurous activity so expect to get a little dirty. Long pants and sleeves are recommended. Closed-toe shoes are required.
I have never operated a UTV before. Are they easy to operate?
Yes, If you can confidently drive a car then you can operate a UTV. The UTV’s that we offer have an automatic transmission, steering wheel, gas, and brake pedal.
What is your terrain like?
We have everything from mild to wild and will take you only on the terrain you are comfortable with.
If I damage a UTV am I responsible for the repairs?
Yes, You are liable to pay for any damage you cause to the UTV while in your possession. Please drive responsibly! Everyone is required to sign a damage and liability waiver before departure and the driver is required to show proof of a valid driver’s license
Are kids allowed to ride as passengers and what is the minimum age?
Absolutely! Kids love what we have to offer at Backyard Adventures! We recommend Kids be at least 5 years of age. Please call us before booking if you have children younger than 5 years of age.
Do we see any wildlife on a tour?
There is a good chance you will see deer, wild turkeys, hawks, and an occasional black bear roaming about.