Alternately, wait until the cones are ripe. Rather than cutting the bine off at the ground, leave it 3-4 feet long and bury it. You can leave the leaves above ground. In the spring, dig the bine up & cut it into sections.
Healthy hops will spread like weeds. I had shoots coming up 3-4 feet from the main plants this year.
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