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Hill and Hollow Unit Management Plan

The Hill and Hollow Unit is located in Cortland and Onondaga Counties in Central New York. The unit consists of Kettlebail State Forest, Labrador Hollow Unique Area, and Morgan Hill State Forest. The total acreage of the unit is 7,346 acres, 60% of which is in Cortland County and 40% of which is in Onondaga County.

New recreational development planned on the Unit includes:

  • The construction of 10 to 15 miles of new single track mountain bike trails on Morgan Hill State Forest.
  • The designation of the North Country National Scenic Trail on the unit as foot travel only (hiking, snowshoeing and skiing).
  • The construction of a 1.7 mile ATV trail expansion for people with qualified accessibility needs on Morgan Hill State Forest.
  • The construction of Tinker Falls sustainable trail project.
  • The development of three universally designed campsites for people with accessibility needs.
  • The designation of six to eight additional campsites on Morgan Hill State Forest.
  • The installation of informational kiosks

Hill and Hollow Unit Management Plan

Hill and Hollow Unit Management Plan (PDF, 8.1 MB)


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