9000 rabid ATV & SxS fans fire up Brimstone
By the staff of Dirt Wheels
BRIMSTONE RECREATION EVENT
The obstacle-course event wasn’t a death march, but it was
tight and technical fun.
One of the nightly concerts was performed by Jamey
Johnson and his band.
; Close to Huntsville, Tennessee, are over 19,000 acres
that make up Brimstone Recreation, complete with over
300 miles of trails. Brimstone caters to all sorts of outdoor
recreation, but it is most famous for enormous ATV and
SxS gatherings. The 2013 White Knuckle Event (WKE)
attracted 9000 off-roaders for a three-day dirt-and-brim-stone party. Each day saw organized and led group rides.
Think about it: the toughest part about a new riding area
is learning the trails. Now, imagine being able to totally
relax and soak in the sights of a new trail system without
worry about getting lost. At the same time, imagine that
you hit all the “good stuff.” That is what happens when
you have an experienced ride leader.
PLANNED OR FOOTLOOSE?
If the organized rides are too structured for you, there
is open riding during the day. You can still swing back for