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Sink Hollow

Trail Number: 601

Trail Length: 4.5 miles one way

Difficulty: Moderate

Trailhead: 25 miles up Logan Canyon to the Beaver Mountain Ski area turn-off. Follow this road north for 0.8 mile to the Beaver Creek Road going to the right at a large parking lot. Drive up Beaver Creek Road for about 0.2 mile where Sink Hollow Trail diverges to the left and park here. (GPS: N41°57′871″ W111°31′897″)

Elevation Start/Gain: 7040 feet/1200 feet

Route: "The Sink Hollow Trail is located near the Beaver Mountain Ski Area. It is a popular snowshoe and cross-country ski trail [and] a very pleasant hiking trail. This is a segment of the Great Western Trail....

"A number of RV-accessible campsites are located [at the trailhead.] The trail heads north through open sage-brush meadows surrounded by aspen and lodgepole pine, gaining 400 feet in the first two miles. Sink Hollow narrows and becomes more steep.... As it becomes level after 1.8 miles, look for the large sink to the left below a rocky outcropping for which the trail is named."

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For route details and special features, please refer to the best hiking guide in Cache Valley:

Cache Trails, 2004 Edition, Revised 2006, Jim Sinclair (Bridgerland Audubon Society)

Available from:
- Cache Valley Visitors Bureau
- The Book Table
- The Trailhead a.k.a Campsaver.com
- USDA Forest Service, Logan District Office
- USU Bookstore