Plug Hat Trail is a 0.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Dinosaur, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 0.3 miles Elevation Gain: 9 feet Route Type: Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

walking

bird watching

running

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Directions from Dinosaur: The trailhead is on Harper's Corner Road, about 4 miles from Dinosaur Monument Headquarters two miles east of Dinosaur, CO on WHY 40

hiking
9 months ago

Simple walk around trail is easy for all ages nice views of the long cliffs/giant rocks like a tiny grand canyon

walking
11 months ago

Short paved walk around a pulloff area off the main scenic road headed towards Harpers corner. Really great views of course but the best ones are all the way at the end of the harpers corner hike overlooking more of the river canyons.

walking
Mon Oct 20 2014

Nice picnic area with both asphalt and gravel trail. Restroom on site and AMAZING views.

hiking
Sat Jan 14 2012

Easy walk displaying wonderful views and great photo opportunities. Good place to take kids and have a picnic.

hiking
1 month ago

hiking
8 months ago

hiking
10 months ago

hiking
Sat May 25 2019

hiking
Mon Jul 30 2018

running
Fri Mar 20 2015