Dog Friendly Activities in Idyllwild, CA

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Idyllwild, and 27 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 Idyllwild.

Pet Friendly Humber Park
Humber Park Humber Park in Idyllwild, CA, offers dog-friendly trails. There are 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
Pet Friendly Idyllwild Regional Park
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 individual camping sites. There are both camping fees and day-use fees for adults, children, and dogs. See Details
Idyllwild Nature Center Idyllwild Nature Center in Idyllwild, CA, is a dog-friendly recreational area where Fido is welcome on the trails on leash. 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
Tahquitz Peak Fire Lookout Tahquitz Peak Fire Lookout trail is a difficult, though dog-friendly, 6-mile hike in Idyllwild, CA that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This trail is less visited and more dog friendly than the other trail up to Tahquitz Peak. Leash laws apply as this trail goes through the San Jacinto Wilderness. Wilderness permits or Adventure Passes, depending on where you start your hike from, are required. See Details
Ruth Hardy Park The pet-friendly Ruth Hardy Park in Palm Springs, CA, is used for many different activities, including dog walking. The area is 22 acres in total, featuring tennis, basketball, and sand volleyball courts, plus picnic tables and grills. Please ensure Fido is leashed at all times. See Details
Moorten Botanical Garden Leashed dogs are welcome to join you while you visit the pet-friendly Moorten Botanical Garden in Palm Springs, CA. This historic botanical garden opened in 1938 and features several rare cacti. Visitors can also view crystals, colorful rocks, ancient fossils, pioneer and gold mining relics, and cacti of varying sizes from miniature to giant! Plants are also available for purchase from the nursery. See Details
Whitewater Preserve Whitewater Preserve is a dog-friendly nature area in Whitewater, CA. This large nature reserve is over 2,800 acres near the Whitewater River, and trails range from easy to moderate difficulty. Make sure to wear proper shoes and bring plenty of water for you and Fido. 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
Palm Springs Air Museum The dog-friendly Palm Springs Air Museum in Palm Springs, CA, is home to one of the world’s largest collections of flyable from aircraft WWII, and the Korea and Vietnam wars. All exhibits in the air-conditioned hangars are rope-free, allowing visitors to get an up-close look at these historical marvels. In addition to the aircraft, exhibits and activities allow visitors of all ages to gain a fresh perspective of World War II. Friendly, leashed dogs are allowed to tour the attractions. 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
David H. Ready Palm Springs Dog Park The David H. Ready Palm Springs Dog Park is located behind City Hall in the city of Palm Springs, CA. The park consists of a fenced 1.6 acres of rolling grass with fire hydrants, dual-purpose canine/human drinking fountains, picnic tables and benches made from recycled materials, solar lighting, and shade structures. This is a great recreation area for Fido to run and play leash-free. There's also a separate play area for small dogs. See Details
Pyramid Peak Trail Pyramid Peak Trail is a moderate, dog-friendly, 8-mile hike in Mountain Center, CA. This trail is located within the San Bernardino National Forest and will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This trail lies along the Desert Divide, a section of the Pacific Crest Trail. The view is incredible with mountains to the north and south, the Salton Sea to the west, and the valley below. This area is rather vacant due to the extremely hot temperatures and constant sun exposure. The trail is primarily used for hiking and snowshoeing and is best used from June until October. Fido must be kept on a leash while on this trail. See Details
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
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. See Details
Joshua Tree Land Rover Offroad Tour 'Joshua Tree Land Rover Offroad Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Terry. Luxury private tours for families or groups who want to see the beauty of Southern California from a different angle. Private tours are pet-friendly. The experience lasts 7 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Rates start at $570 per group. See Details
Panorama Park Panorama Park is a dog-friendly 7.5-acre park in Cathedral City, CA. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you on the walking path. There is also a dog park on site with separate fenced areas for small and large dogs. See Details
Cabazon Dinosaurs Bring Fido 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
Cabazon Outlets Cabazon Outlets is a dog-friendly shopping area in Cabazon, CA. This 65,000 square foot retail shopping center features 18 specialty retailers in a relaxed open-air environment. Be sure to sign up for a Cabazon Outlets VIP Savings Book for additional discounts to the designer stores. Not all shops are dog-friendly so be sure to check with individual retailers first before bringing Fido inside. See Details
Bogart Regional Park Bring Fido to explore Bogart Regional Park, a stunning dog-friendly park in Cherry Valley, CA. Bogar Park has over 400 acres of luscious green fields, amazing mountain views and a picturesque fishing pond. Individual and group camping is available with fire pits, picnic areas and restrooms. There are trails you and your pup can enjoy. See Details
Hurkey Creek Park Hurkey Creek Park is a dog-friendly nature getaway for you and Fido located southeast of Mountain Center, CA. This beautiful park is a vast and remote getaway with plenty of luscious pine trees, seasonal creek, numerous trails and stunning mountain views. Fishing is available nearby at Lake Hemet. Extensive hiking and biking trails are accessible from within the park. A small general store is located approximately one mile away. The campground also has large group areas with 5 separate loops that can accommodate 80-100 campers each. Hurkey Creek Park is the ideal destination for any outdoor enthusiast. Whether it is an overnight stay or a day visit everyone will experience superb outdoor adventures and spectacular events. See Details
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