Dog Friendly Activities in Banning, CA

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Banning, and 41 more nearby. 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 Banning.

Pet Friendly Black Mountain Trail
Black Mountain Trail Black Mountain Trail is a difficult, 6.9 mile hike in San Bernardino National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This beautiful, dog-friendly hike in Banning, CA, will have you thinking you are in the Sierra Nevada with its granite boulders, large pines, open vistas, and beautiful views. Although you will need an Adventure Pass for parking, no permit is required to use the trail. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Pet Friendly Kitching Peak Trail
Kitching Peak Trail Kitching Peak Trail is a difficult, 8 mile hike in San Bernardino National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. From the top of this dog-friendly trail in Banning, CA, you will see spectacular views of the mountains, drop offs, and desert floor. Sometimes this trail is closed so you may want to contact the Ranger Station ahead of time. See Details
Los Rios Ranchos Apple Farm Los Rios Ranchos is a pet-friendly attraction in Oak Glen, CA. Los Rios is Southern California's largest Apple Farm, in operation since 1906. Dogs are not allowed into the orchards or berry patches, but can explore the mountainous nature trails as long as they are cleaned up after and leashed. Los Rios Ranchos' hours vary seasonally, so guests should check its website or call ahead before planning their outing. See Details
Big Bear Marina Big Bear Marina is a pet-friendly attraction in Big Bear Lake, CA. Dogs are allowed on the charters and boat rentals from this marina. They also offer tours. Open seasonally; check their website for times and rental info. See Details
Castle Rock Trail Castle Rock Trail is an easy, dog-friendly, 1.6 mile hike in San Bernardino National Forest that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. This short hike is a nice escape into beautiful scenery. Take in the lake views on a trail that is speckled with granite boulders. A small stream next to the trail leads into the lake. See Details
Big Bear Lake Beaches All of the beaches along Highway 38 in Big Bear Lake are dog friendly, and can be accessed via the Alpine Pedal Path. See Details
Redlands Dog Park Redlands Dog Park is a dog-friendly, off-leash, and fenced-in dog park located within Ford Park in Redlands, CA. The park features separate areas for small and large dogs. R.U.F.F. (Redlands Unleashed Fidos & Friends) community volunteers built the dog park and provide on going maintenance support of the off-leash area. See Details
Whitewater Preserve Whitewater Preserve is a dog-friendly nature area in Whitewater, CA, with plenty of trails to hike at every level. Make sure to wear proper shoes and bring plenty of water for you and Fido. Most trails are gravel. Please note that there is no cell service in this area. See Details
Mission Creek Preserve Mission Creek Preserve is a dog-friendly nature preserve in Desert Hot Springs, CA. The area is home to old buildings along a dusty pathway that you can walk with your leashed pup. On the way, you'll pass historic structures and stunning desert plant communities, all with the backdrop of Southern California’s tallest peak in the background. Don't forget to pick up after your pooch. See Details
Pine Knot Trail to Grand View Point Pine Knot Trail to Grand View Point is a dog-friendly, moderately easy, 6.9-mile hike in San Bernardino National Forest that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. For a shorter hike you can take Mill Creek Road, which turns into Forest Service Road 2N10/Skyline Drive, to a point just below the summit where the trail passes over the road. See Details
Hound Town Dog Park Hound Town Dog Park is a dog-friendly park in Moreno Valley, CA, adjacent to the Moreno Valley Equestrian Center. The 3.5-acre park has a 245-foot by 150-foot fenced-in dirt area divided into two sections. One part is for large dogs, the other for smaller breeds. The gate is double-fenced to prevent dogs from escaping as people enter and leave the play area. See Details
Humber Park Humber Park in Idyllwild, CA, offers dog-friendly trails. There is paved parking and vault toilets at the trailhead. Adventure Pass or a National Parks Pass is required. Be sure Fido is leashed while hiking in this area. Please note that dogs are prohibited in the State Park Wilderness; check maps on their website for boundaries. See Details
Idyllwild Regional Park Idyllwild Regional Park is a dog-friendly, 202- acre recreational area in Idyllwild, CA. Hike with Fido on one of the five breathtaking trails overlooking the majestic skyline. Campers can enjoy access to fire rings, picnic areas, restrooms, and showers at any one of the 88 individual camping sites. There are both camping fees and day-use fees for adults, children, and dogs. See Details
Aldergate Dog Park Fido and his friends will enjoy this off leash park that features grassy ground covering and segregated spaces for big and little pups. See Details
Big Bear Pop-Up Picnic Big Bear Pop-Up Picnic is a dog-friendly activity hosted by Big Bear's original picnic queen. Fido is welcome to join you for a gourmet picnic in a scenic location hidden in the wilderness. The picnic guru will bring you to the gorgeous setting via an air conditioned SUV. Your pro will also take as many photos of you, your group, and furry BFF as desired. You'll learn about the history of the Big Bear Valley, then you'll have privacy to enjoy your picnic. Most diets and food allergy substitutions can be accommodated. See Details
Riley's Farm Riley's Farm in Yucaipa, CA, welcomes leashed dogs to visit this working apple orchard and living history farm. This pet-friendly destination features pick-your-own fruit, outdoor seating at The Hawk's Head restaurant and a selection of baked goods at the Colonial Chesterfield Bakery. Check out their website to confirm their u-pick schedule or to place a homemade pie order. Please note there are resident dogs and cats on the farm that are unleashed. See Details
Dog Park at E. L. Pete Peterson Park Located at the far end of E. L. Pete Peterson Park in Menifee, CA, dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area located near Newport Rd and Murrieta Rd. See Details
Lake Perris State Recreation Area Lake Perris State Recreation Area in Perris, CA, has some dog-friendly trails and campsites. Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed within 100 feet of the water. Fido can join you on the bike trail that loops around the lake, taking in the crystal waters and the rolling hills in the backdrop. You can also take your pooch into the campgrounds in the area. The park is open daily. See Details
Idyllwild Nature Center Idyllwild Nature Center in Idyllwild, CA, is a dog-friendly recreational area where dogs are welcome on-leash in the outdoor trails. Enjoy hiking, nature programs, picnic areas, guided tours, and more. Various seasonal events are held throughout the year, including the well-known Lemon Lily Restoration Day, Butterfly Daze, Trail of the Acorn Day, and the Wildflower Day. There are day-use admission fees for adults, children, and dogs. See Details
Big Bear Discount Art Garden Big Bear Discount Art Garden is a pet-friendly store in Big Bear Lake, CA. Home of the Big Bear Family Club Card, this store offers a wide selection of custom stained glass items, souvenirs, and a range of interesting gifts. Leashed dogs can join their owners inside to peruse the aisles. See Details
Wildwood Canyon Park Wildwood Canyon Park is a dog-friendly park in Yucaipa, CA. Located high above the hills of Yucaipa, Wildwood Canyon provides panoramic views of the stunning hills and valleys in the area. The area is covered in old oak wooded areas and broad grasslands. Fido can join you on all of the trails at the park, but they must be on a leash under six feet. Pet owners are also reminded to stay on the designated trails and to pick up after their pet to maintain the cleanliness of the area. Wildwood Canyon is open every day of the week from 7:30am to sunset. See Details
Big On Bears Big On Bears is a pet-friendly store in Big Bear Lake, CA. This popular store stocks gifts, apparel and home decor. Leashed dogs are welcome inside to help you choose something to remember your trip by. See Details
Calimesa 4th St Community Park Calimesa 4th St Community Park is a dog-friendly park that features a pavilion, two dog parks, playgrounds, gardens, and a multi-purpose trail with fitness stations. Located in central Calimesa, CA, the park spans 2.79 acres. See Details
Cabazon Dinosaurs BringFido to the World's Largest Dinosaur Park at the Cabazon Dinosaurs, a dog-friendly attraction in Cabazon, CA. Dogs are welcome to join you as you tour the Dinosaur Garden and view life-size dinosaurs and information about them. Some of the dinosaurs even move! A visit to the Cabazon Dinosaurs is a fun day trip from Los Angeles. Tours are self-guided. Cabazon Dinosaurs reserves the right to prohibit dogs from entering during periods of high volume. Guests traveling with dogs are encouraged to visit in the morning. See Details