This trail provides visitors a pleasant route for a stroll around the lake. Another purpose for the trail is to prevent trampling damage to the immediate lake shore. The trail is maintained by the Williams Rotary Club.
The trail follows an old road on the south shore, then goes around a cove, back through the fence and across the west end of the lake.
Length 1.8 miles
Hiking Time 0.5 hour
Rating Easy. Trail is fairly flat.
Location Trailhead at 7100 feet. Trail starts just west of the picnic area at Dogtown Lake.
Recommended Early spring to early winter.
Restrictions No motorized vehicles. Horses are not permitted in Dogtown Campground.
USGS Map Bill Williams Mountain
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.