Dog Friendly Activities in Albuquerque, NM

There are 36 dog friendly activities in Albuquerque. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Albuquerque.

Pet Friendly ABQ Trolley Company
ABQ Trolley Company Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to join their humans for an 85-minute narrated tour aboard ABQ Trolley Company's open-air trolley in Albuquerque, NM. These dog-friendly tours depart from Historic Old Town. Periodic closures occur throughout the season. For specific closure information, visit the ABQ Trolley Co. website. See Details
Pet Friendly Tom Bolack Urban Forest Park
Tom Bolack Urban Forest Park Tom Bolack Urban Forest Park in Albuquerque, NM, features a fenced, off-leash area for little and big dogs to play together. Humans have access to a water spigot to fill dog bowls on hot summer days. See Details
Petroglyph National Monument Leashed pets are welcome throughout many of the areas within Petroglyph National Monument in Albuquerque, NM. The park offers multiple, dog-friendly hiking trails varying in length with ancient petroglyphs etched into the rocks. Dogs can join you as you explore Rinconada Canyon, Piedras Marcadas Canyon, and the Volcanoes Day Use Area. The only areas where dogs are not allowed are the Boca Negra Canyon and inside any public buildings. There is no fee to enter the National Park; there is one trail that has a parking fee, but that trail does not allow dogs. Watch out for snakes and bring plenty of water! See Details
North Domingo Baca Dog Park North Domingo Baca Dog Park in Albuquerque, NM, is a spacious park with separate large and small dog areas, plus wood chip ground cover, trees, awnings, benches, and lighting. See Details
Magical Old Town: Past and Present 'Magical Old Town: Past and Present' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Greg. You and your pooch will be invited to the host's home where you will be served coffee, tea and biscochitos and talk about the history and life of the plaza during the Spanish, Mexican and American colonial periods.Your host will then take you on guided walk through the plaza where you will get to see the architecture, hear local lore, talk with residents and discover other points of interest. Please note that someone in your party may need to wait outside at stops that visit the inside of a building where dogs are not allowed. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 13 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Cottonwood Mall Cottonwood Mall is pet-friendly. This popular shopping mall is home to 135 different stores, many of which allow dogs. Make sure you check on the door for the indication that dogs are welcome. There are comfort stations throughout the mall, so you can clean up any mess that your pup leaves behind. The mall is also home to a dog park. The premium dog park at is located in the NE 'barking' lot across from Taco Cabana. The park features agility courses and areas for small or large dogs in addition to single dog runs. See Details
Paseo del Bosque Trail The Paseo del Bosque Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Albuquerque! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Paseo del Bosque Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit See Details
Ouray Dog Park Let your pooch frolic freely in this off-leash fenced dog park. See Details
USS Bullhead Park Dog Park The USS Bullhead Park Dog Park is an off-leash dog park in southwest Albuquerque, NM. Remember to have some water on hand, as this park doesn't have a water supply for the dogs. See Details
Los Altos Park Dog park with seperate sections for large and small dogs. Located at the corner of Eubank and I-40. It is a nice little dog park with very friendly people. "Heads up" though -- it is located along the fence line of adult softball fields. Luckily, most of the players know that if a dog gets to a ball they hit over first, he gets to keep it. Open 6 AM to 10 PM. See Details
Rio Grande Triangle Park Rio Grande Triangle Park is a dog park in Albuquerque, NM. This large, clean, partially-shaded park has a separate area for small dogs, artificial grass, benches, water, toys, and pet waste stations. See Details
Rinconada Canyon Trail See up to 300 petroglyphs on the Rinconada trail in Petroglyph National Monument. This 2.2-mile round trip trail offers easy to moderately strenuous hiking. Dogs must be leashed at all times. Bring plenty of water for you and your canine companion. See Details
Bookworks Bookworks is pet-friendly and offers a selection of books so vast even the most avid reader will find something unexpected! Bring your pup along to browse for a new read or shop for an old favorite. Shopping at this independent bookstore means you and Fido are supporting local! See Details
Canine Skyline Dog Park This dog park is one big space for little pups and big pups alike. Fenced-in, feel free to allow your four-legged friend off leash. See Details
Antique Specialty Mall Peruse 17,000 sq. ft. of antiques and collectibles for your shopping pleasure. All pets are welcome provided they are leashed. Water bowls and treats are available for all friendly dogs. See Details
Bud Warren and Lady Dog Park Named after a beloved local crossing guard (Bud Warren) buried with his Labrador Retriever (Lady), this fenced-in dog park covers about two and a half acres of land. Fido try his best in the on-site agility course situated in this location dotted with native flowers. The park also features a small dog area. See Details
National Museum of Nuclear Science & History Bring your leashed, well-behaved dog to the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History for a fun and educational day out with your pet.

The mission of the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is to serve as America’s resource for nuclear history and science. The Museum presents exhibits and quality educational programs that convey the diversity of individuals and events that shape the historical and technical context of the nuclear age.

The Museum strives to tell the story of the Atomic Age, from early research of nuclear development through today’s peaceful uses of technology. The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is the only Smithsonian Affiliate Museum in the city of Albuquerque. The Museum was chartered by Congress in 1991 as the official Atomic Museum of the United States.

Admission costs $15 for adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for kids ages 6-17, and is free for dogs and kids 5 and under.
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Westgate Community Dog Park Westgate Community Dog Park is one of the less busy dog parks in Albuquerque, probably due to its location. All in all, it is a very nice park that is well kept by the city and community.

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El Morro National Monument El Morro National Monument is pet-friendly. Famous for its 200-foot sandstone bluff, the bottom of the monument contains human inscriptions that are now protected. Dogs are welcome on the trails of these ruins in New Mexico, as long as they are leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Coronado Dog Park This off-leash dog area in Coronado park allows three furry friends per human. Puppies must be at least six months of age to enter the park. Be sure to bring water for your dog as it is not available at Coronado Dog Park in Albuquerque. See Details
Tower Pond Park This fenced, off-leash dog park in southwest Albuquerque allows dogs to play freely. There is no water supply available.The park is free to the public, and open from 6am to 10pm. See Details
Sandia Crest Trail No. 130S This is a great hike located on the backside of the Sandia Mountains. It's a short 15-30 minute drive from the beautiful city of Albuquerque. This trail is a beginner/intermediate level hike (some steep hills) and dog friendly! The whole hike leads to the Sandia Crest, or spend a few hours looking for fossils. It's a great way to spend the morning, afternoon, or day with the people and puppies you love most. Make sure to bring water in your car as there is no potable water nearby. See Details
Quirky Burque Scavenger Hunt 'Quirky Burque Scavenger Hunt' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Kat & Alan. Discover Alburuerque on a scavenger hunt with your pooch. First, receive instructions and warm up for the event. Then, depart with your dog on a tour of the sights and sounds of Albuquerque. Take part in fun activities and complete clues along the way. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 30 guests of all ages. Rates start at $22 per person. See Details
Film Craft on 66 - Beyond Breaking Bad 'Film Craft on 66 - Beyond Breaking Bad' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Anton. On this experience, you'll talk about cinematography, story formula, and walk around downtown locations. Block out some basic shots, and capture some action, murals & street art along the way. The tour ends at a key Breaking Bad location. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 18 and up. The more experience with cinematography and film craft, the better, but our experience is designed for film enthusiasts and film professionals alike. Rates start at $52 per person. See Details