Birding Trail #8 Hog Island is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Surry, Virginia that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.
This is possibly the poorest maintained of the side trails on Hog Island It also had the most bugs, even though it is mid November. It must be bug heaven in the summer. The vegetation is mostly brush and big pine trees. There are some mature hardwoods.