Dawson Saddle to Mt. Hawkins

Trailhead: Dawson Saddle

View from one of the trailheads from Dawson Saddle. Both lead to the Dawson Saddle Trail and are about the same distance. As a result, either trailhead can be used to start or finish the hike.

Trail: Dawson Saddle to Mt. Hawkins

Track Map for Dawson Saddle to Mt. Hawkins in July 2018 using Backcountry Navigator (US Forest Service-2013 map) from my phone.

Stats: 5.8 Miles, 1,127′ of gain and loss.

Last Hiked: 7/21/2018

Route description with trail segment pages: Follow the Dawson Saddle Trail to the junction that forms a T-intersection with the Pacific Crest Trail. At the PCT, turn right and follow the PCT to an unmarked junction with the hiker’s trail to Mt. Hawkins and follow that trail along the ridge to the peak. Return the same way.



View from Mt. Hawkins (7/21/18).