This trail starts at Spring Creek Trailhead, where there is parking, a new toilet and picnicking facilities. It is designated as a multiple use trail, so ATVs and motorbikes are permitted
There are loop possibilities using Baker, Indian Creek and Shortcut Trails. This trail winds around a bit during the 1.5 miles to the junction with Baker Trail, but it is fairly easy hiking. Shortcut Trail joins after 3.5 miles. Dodgeton stream is crossed 2 times as you follow the drainage. You leave the drainage and have a fairly level hike to Indian Creek Trail.
Directions from Cuchara: Travel 1/2 mile south of Cuchara on Highway 12 to Spring Creek Trailhead.
Mid-May through Mid-October