Dog Friendly Activities in Cripple Creek, CO

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Cripple Creek, and 17 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 Cripple Creek.

Pet Friendly Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad
Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad Well-behaved, leashed pets are always welcome aboard the CC&V Narrow Gauge Railroad for no additional fee! Enjoy a ride aboard a century-old steam locomotive with your pet as you listen to the history of this historic gold-mining area and snap pictures of the beautiful scenery. See Details
Pet Friendly Cripple Creek Heritage and Information Center
Cripple Creek Heritage and Information Center The Cripple Creek Heritage and Information Center has a nice dog walk area with terrific overlooks. See Details
Garden of the Gods Yoga Hike 'Garden of the Gods Yoga Hike' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Nicole. On this mindful wellness hike, your body and mind can detox from the stress of everyday life. You'll immerse yourself in the Garden of the Gods along the way. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 15 and up. For this experience, wear layers, comfortable shoes and a leash for your pooch. Rates start at $46 per person. See Details
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park Dogs are welcome to walk with their humans across North America's highest suspension bridge at Royal Gorge Bridge and Park. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome in the park, but are not permitted on any rides or inside the buildings. The park does provide five free kennels where your dog can relax while you enjoy the rides and restaurants at the park. Kennels are provided on a first-come, first-served basis. See Details
The Crags Trail The Crags Trail is a 4 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 2.5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail, exclusively for hikers and horsemen, leads to the Crags and is a true mountain adventure. The ground is padded with evergreen needles and is easy on Fido's paws. There is a leash requirement on this trail. See Details
Pikes Peak Highway Pikes Peak Highway is pet friendly! There's no better place to bring a dog or puppy than to Pikes Peak, where there are trails, streams and lots of room to frolic in and critters to sniff out! It is strongly recommended that pets remain on a leash so as to avoid getting lost. However, leashes are not mandatory. It's not very often that a dog would have this kind of opportunity for so many new sniffs, sights and sounds. See Details
Manitou Cliff Dwellings The Manitou Springs Cliff Dwellings is a pet-friendly attraction. Discover what it was like to live in the Western United States 800 to 1,000 years ago in the 40-room dwellings built by the Anasazi people. Leashed dogs are also welcome inside the Anasazi Museum located within the Pueblo. The site is open daily but hours vary by season. As long as your dog is leashed, he can go everywhere you can go here. See Details
Upper Gold Camp Road The Upper Gold Camp Road is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Colorado Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Upper Gold Camp Road. 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Miramont Castle Museum Small pets can be carried through the Miramont Castle Museum in Manitou Springs, Colorado. Larger pets are also allowed on leash on the grounds of the Victorian Garden at the Castle. Just make sure no evidence of the pet is left behind! See Details
Garden of the Gods Trading Post I was pleased that I could bring in my leashed dog! They even said that had regular four-legged customers! :D From the website: The historic Garden of the Gods Trading Post lies on the southwest corner of the Garden of the Gods Park. In the early 1920's Charles Strausenback built the Trading Post to resemble the homes of the Pueblo Indians. Since that time, the Trading Post has expanded six times to become Colorado's largest art gallery and gift shop. The art gallery features local artists, traditional and contemporary Native American jewelry, Navajo rugs, sand paintings and pueblo pottery. Colorado gifts and souvenirs can be found in the main store as well as Minnetonka moccasins and outdoor clothing. You can grab a bite to eat at the Balanced Rock Café and finish your day off with an ice cream or Starbucks coffee in our coffee corner. The Garden of the Gods Trading Post has something for everyone. Come on over today! See Details
Waldo Canyon Loop Trail Waldo Canyon Loop Trail is a 7.2 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. Along the canyon you will see a pink-colored rock known as Pikes Peak granite that is about 1 billions years old. After about 1 mile you will reach the canyon and descend into its meadow where Fido can cool off in the creek. See Details
Rampart Reservoir Recreation Area Rampart Reservoir Recreation Area is dog-friendly! Pets are allowed to explore on a leash no longer than six feet. Rampart Reservoir features three hiking trails, Rainbow Gulch, Rampart Reservoir, and Nichols. Mountain biking is popular on Rampart and Rainbow Gulch trails. Wading and swimming are prohibited. Day-use passes are $7. Information on parking and when public vehicle access is allowed can be found on Rampart Reservoir's official website. See Details
Golden Meadows Dog Park Golden Meadows Dog Park is a great place to hang out with your pup. This lovely new park is separated into a small and large dog park, equipped with benches, a water station and doggy clean-up stations. The park is actually the brainchild of a local girl scout who dreamt of providing her community with a safe place for their dogs to get some exercise and have fun. See Details
Eleven Mile Canyon Recreation Area Eleven Mile Canyon Recreation Area is dog-friendly! Dogs on a leash no longer than six feet are allowed to explore the forested, lush, and rocky canyon, and take in the river as it "twists and crashes against huge boulders lining the canyon floor." There is a $7 entrance fee, and hiking, picnicking, and camping are all available within Eleven Mile Canyon's Recreation Area. Directions and a breakdown of trails, picnic areas, and campgrounds can be found on Eleven Mile's website. See Details
Pike National Forest Fido is welcome to explore scenic Pike National Forest. The Forest is made up of 1,106,604 acres, which offer dog owners sightseeing, hiking, fishing, boating, picnicking, and cross-country skiing opportunities. Dogs must be restrained or on a leash while in developed recreation sites, and are not allowed in swimming areas. Visitors can check out Pike's website for recreation resource locations. See Details
Mueller State Park Mueller State Park is pet-friendly in certain areas. This park is known for beautiful mountain meadows and forests of conifer trees. Although they recently banned pups from wandering the many trails in the area, you can still bring Fido with you to enjoy the campgrounds and picnic areas. This new rule is to allow the wildlife in the area to prosper without fear of being chased by dogs on hiking trails. See Details
Seven Bridges Trail Head Seven Bridges Trail is a 3.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Colorado Springs, Colorado that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running and is best used from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. The trail leads to a little over 1000 feet in elevation gain. See Details
Lovell Gulch Trailhead Lovell Gulch Trailhead is pet-friendly. You can bring your pooch on this amazing trail with awesome views of mountains in CO Springs! There are two options to choose between, three or six miles. Dogs are allowed off leash if they respond to command. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess left behind by pups. See Details