Hog Hill Trail is an alternate route that branches off the Dorsey Spring Trail about a quarter-mile from the Dorsey trailhead. The trail descends gradually through Ponderosa pine, Gambel oak, and juniper trees. The trail descends steeply just before you arrive at the junction with Winter Cabin Trail in the last quarter mile. Winter Cabin is located about 250 feet down Winter Cabin Trail from the junction of Hog Hill Trail. Water is available at Winter Cabin Spring which normally runs all year.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.
High Clearance possible when dry
To hike Same as for Dorsey Trail #7. Hog Hill trail branches to the left 1/4 mile from official Dorsey TH. A sign indicates the trail split.
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