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Hogs’ Hollow Trail


Hogs Hollow Trail Map Website (PDF)


  1. Natural Surface Trails
  2. Nature Area

The 1.8-mile Hogs' Hollow Trail, located on land owned by Paradise Farm Camps, is open to the public as a pedestrian-only trail. The trail offers beautiful views overlooking West Valley Creek and navigates through mature woodlands. Please respect the private property through which the trail runs by remaining on the trail at all times. Horses, pets (including dogs), and bicycles are prohibited on the Hogs' Hollow Trail. The trail can be accessed by foot and visitors are invited to park vehicles in the 1200 Skelp Level Road parking lot at Harmony Hill Nature Area where a connector trail can be utilized to access the Hogs' Hollow Trail entrance on Skelp Level Road. Please no parking along Skelp Level Road.


Skelp Level Road Parking Area - Harmony Hill Nature Area
1200 Skelp Level Road, Downingtown PA, 19335

From West Chester: Take Route 322 west towards Downingtown. Make a right on Skelp Level Road (PECO substation will be on your left). Go approximately 0.8 miles to the intersection of Harmony Hill Road. Continue straight on Skelp Level Road for approximately 0.7 mile. The entrance to the Harmony Hill Nature Area will be on your left (if you reach Wilderness Trail, you've gone a little too far).

From Downingtown: Take Route 322 east towards West Chester Borough. Just outside Downingtown, make a left onto Boot Road (there is a Wawa at this intersection; Boot Road is just past Logan Avenue; if you go under the trestle bridge, you've gone a little too far). Continue for approximately 0.6 mile. Turn right onto Skelp Level Road and continue for approximately 1.0 mile. The entrance to the Harmony Hill Nature Area will be on your right (if you reach Winchester Trail, you've gone a little too far).