Outdoors & Recreation Adventure Sports

Byron Motosports Park

Byron, IL - Ogle County
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  • 2525 Ash Road
  • Byron, IL, 61010
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Byron Motosports Park is Northern Illinois’ premiere motocross facility. The park draws riders in from all over the country with its world renowned NUCLEAR SERIES.  As one of the oldest motocross tracks in the country, the park has hosted many of today’s top pros. The park prides itself on making your experience as safe, fun, and challenging as possible.

The sport of motocross instills work ethic, builds determination, and brings families closer together. The park is proud to embrace the core of motocross with a family environment that creates memories and builds dreams. So whether you are an aspiring motocross pro, an amateur national title contender, or someone that just loves to have fun in the dirt, come out and see why Byron Motosports Park is the place to get dirty.

We have 14 motorhome parking slots available with power and water hookups.  Slots rent for $30 per day.   Reservations must be made online and are recommended.  Reservations on practice days can be made by going to https://motobyron.com/campground-reservations/

Opened in 1969 by Joe Vincer, Byron Motosports Park has been motocross home to many riders over the years. In 1990 the track was purchased by Aaron Vincer.  Being one of the first to incorporate a watering system, wood chips, & starting gates the park quickly gained national recognition. Motorsports Park was one of the first tracks to offer manufacturer contingency known as the Nuclear Series. This created a major draw to the park. In 2005 a second track was added to the facility, referred to as the Hilltop track. More recently the park has sanctioned hare scrambles and grass track racing. With the ever popular and growing sport of motocross; Motorsports Park now offers groomed track practices on off weekends.  Unofficially Motosports Park has run more MX events than anyone in the country – 1200+ events and counting. In spring of 2011 world renown track builder Marc Peters was contracted to redesign both the Legacy and Hilltop tracks.  The results are impressive.  The future here at the park is looking bright and we hope that you are here with us to share in the memories.

Motosports Park is located just south of Byron off of German Church Rd.  German Church Road runs North / South between Highways 72 and 64.  The nearest landmark is the Byron Nuclear Power Station (you won’t miss it!)

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AUTUMN ON THE PRAIRIE

Donโ€™t miss Nachusaโ€™s Autumn on the Prairie festival on Saturday, September 16, 2023. The festival is held at the Visitor Center, 2075 Lowden Road, Franklin Grove IL.

There is fun at the festival for the whole family! The dayโ€™s activities include wagon rides through the prairie to look for bison, prairie plant exploration hikes, and guided tours that feature scenic photo locations, autumn wildflowers, preserve hideaways, grassland birds, native wildlife, sandstone rock formations, and more. Additional attractions include a Discovery Tent and a live birds of prey display by the Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education. Headons Fine Meat food truck will be on-site to provide drinks & food.

See you there!

	

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