Dog Friendly Activities in Julian, CA

There are 23 dog friendly activities in Julian. 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 Julian.

Pet Friendly Jess Martin Park
Jess Martin Park Jess Martin Park is a dog-friendly, 9-acre park in Julian, CA, where leashed dogs are welcome to walk with their owners on the exercise path and romp off-leash on the fenced-in T-ball field. Fido is only allowed on the field from the beginning of August to the beginning of February when games are not in progress. See Details
Pet Friendly Cuyamaca Rancho State Park
Cuyamaca Rancho State Park Cuyamaca Rancho State Park in Julian, CA, has some dog-friendly areas. Dogs are not allowed on all the trails, so make sure you look out for signage. Pets are allowed on the campgrounds, picnic areas, paved roads, and Cuyamaca Peak Fire Road. The two family camps, Paso Picacho and Green Valley, can be reserved from spring to fall. Green Valley is 4,000 feet above sea leavel and has a beautiful babbling creek running through the middle. Please ensure Fido is leashed at all times. See Details
Chambers Park at Lake Cuyamaca Chambers Park at Lake Cuyamaca is a dog-friendly park in Julian, CA, located about an hour's drive from San Diego. Situated at an elevation of 4600 feet in an Oak and Pine forest, the park's lake is surrounded on three sides by the 26,000 acre Cuyamaca Rancho State Park. The main trail is an easy, 3.5-mile trail hike from the Chambers Park sign and across the dike to the tall pines on Fletcher Island. Picnic tables surround the lake. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on a trail, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them to preserve the cleanliness of the lake. See Details
Volcan Valley Apple Farm The Volcan Valley Apple Farm is a dog-friendly farm in Julian, CA. Dogs are welcome on a leash to explore with you. They even provide doggie bags at the entrance gate, and a bucket of water for thirsty dogs. The Volcan Valley Apple Farm is open seasonally. Be sure to check their website for current hours of operation. See Details
William Heise County Park William Heise County Park is a dog-friendly park in Julian, CA. This tranquil park is home to interpretive trails you can explore with your pooch. Pets are permitted if they are properly restrained and under the control of the owner. Dogs must be licensed, restrained on a leash no longer than six feet, and attended at all times. Pets are not allowed in or around the cabin area. Please note that there is a fee for parking. See Details
Volcan Mountain Volcan Mountain is the location of a trailhead for a number of pet-friendly trails near Julian, CA. Take Main Street north of the town to Farmers Road and then onto Volcan Mountain Preserve. There are no Rangers in the area and no fee. The main trail is a three mile trip from the gateway to a ridge overlooking the historic town of Julian. Leashed dogs are permitted on the trails that set off from the artist-designed gateway to an expansive wilderness preserve. See Details
Julian Station Julian Station is pet-friendly. This hive of activity features four unique Julian tasting room experiences including Julian Hard Cider, Julian Wine & Chocolate, The Cooler Craft Beer Tap & Tasting Room and Golden Coast Mead's tasting room. The Station is also the home of Mr. Manitas Taco Bar & Fruteria and host to numerous unique shops and boutiques, local art, antiques and a weekly Music at Julian Station music series with patio BBQ. See Details
Blue Door Winery Blue Door Winery is a dog-friendly wine tasting room in Julian, CA, located in the town’s old livery stables. With big barn doors, exposed high ceilings, wood floors, and of course plenty of great wine, dogs are welcome to join their owners inside for a relaxing glass. See Details
Julian Trading Co Julian Trading Co is a dog-friendly shop in Julian, CA. It is the ultimate gift shop carrying apparel, gifts and many Julian Souvenirs. The town of Julian is located in the mountains just an hour’s drive east of San Diego, California. See Details
Oakwood Creek Oakwood Creek is a dog-friendly shop and event space in Julian, CA. You and your pooch are welcome to check out the vintage finds for your home and garden, soaps, lotions and potpourri. The shaded patio is a nice place to hang out with your pooch, with a running creek with fresh water and treats at the counter. See Details
The Warm Hearth The Warm Hearth is a dog-friendly store in Julian, CA, that stocks housewares and gifts. The building was constructed in 1913 and was primarily used as a feed store for the bulk of the century. Today, the size of the showroom and age of the building has created a very unique shopping experience. Leashed dogs are welcome inside. See Details
The Mountain Gypsy The Mountain Gypsy is a dog-friendly shop located in the historic mountain town of Julian, CA. This clothing store welcomes dogs on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Otherwise please observe sign on the door kindly asking people not to bring in their dog because “Bubba is in the house.” Inside, you'll find one-of-a-kind women’s clothing, accessories, and jewelry. See Details
Julian Imports Julian Imports is a dog-friendly store located in the picturesque and historic gold mining town of Julian, CA. This historic store has been in operation since 1994. The owners travel the world to bring customers interesting, unique and affordable jewelry, clothing, home decor, and gifts from around the world. They also help support women’s artisan cooperatives and indigenous families around the world. Leashed dogs are welcome inside the store. See Details
Julian Olde Time Photo Julian Olde Time Photo is a dog-friendly attraction in Julian, CA. They'll take pictures of you and your dog in old time costume such as a gun-slinger, a frontier lady, a dandy gambler, a cowgirl or a cowboy. They have a large selection of costumes in a variety of styles and sizes, along with chokers, holsters, gloves, bandanas, hats or feather headbands to add the finishing touches to the costume. See Details
Faith's Embroidery & Julian's Toy Chest Faith's Embroidery & Julian's Toy Chest is a dog-friendly shop in Julian, CA. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on a leash at this popular toy shop. This small and cute little store takes pride in their home crafted machine embroidery designed gifts, and their large selection of vintage toys and games. See Details
Nickel Beer Company Nickel Beer Company is dog-friendly brewery in Julian, CA, where Fido is welcome to join you at an outdoor table in their large beer garden. There are currently 16 different taps available of their house brewed beer. They serve 5 oz, 9 oz and 16 oz pours of all of the beers along with 32 oz and 64 oz jugs to go. There is also plenty of brewery merchandise including pint glasses, mason jars, shirts, hats, beanies and sweatshirts. See Details
Julian Mercantile Julian Mercantile is a dog-friendly store in Julian, CA. Located in the picturesque and historic gold mining town, this store is full of unique jewelry, clothing, accessories, and home decor. See Details
Santa Ysabel Open Space Preserve Santa Ysabel Open Space Preserve is a dog-friendly preserve in Julian, CA. The preserve is home to 15 miles of multi-use trails that travel through both the East and West Preserves including two loops that traverse through unique habitats. Picnic tables and a rest area are available. For your safety, stay on trails and avoid playing in the creek. Carry plenty of water, dress in layers, and wear sunscreen and appropriate footwear. Overnight camping is not allowed. Leashed dogs are permitted on all of the trails. See Details
Yogi Picnic Baskets Yogi Picnic Baskets is a dog-friendly store in Julian, CA. Leashed pups are welcome to join their owners inside the store. They specialize in baskets for all occasions, including cheese baskets, picnic baskets, coolers, and other accessories for a lakeside picnic. See Details
Pistols & Petticoats Pistols & Petticoats is a dog-friendly shop in Julian, CA, that specializes in women's fashion. Dogs are welcome to join their owners inside the store and can re-hydrate at the water bowl outside. See Details
Wynola Junction Antiques Wynola Junction Antiques is a dog-friendly antique mall located three miles west of Julian and offers a unique mix of great collectibles and vintage items. The store is more than 3,500 square feet, and is packed full of items. Leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they don't eat the resident cat's food. See Details
Kathy's Dress Shop Kathy's Dress Shop is a dog-friendly store in Julian, CA. Leashed dogs are welcome to shop with you inside the store. Peruse the racks of ladies fine fashions, jewelry, purses and lovely gifts. The shop also has a delightful garden setting to sit, relax, and enjoy the beautiful mountain air. See Details
The Old Well The Old Well is a dog-friendly store in Julian, CA. Housed in the 100-year-old Julian livery; The Old Well is a fifty-foot deep hand dug vertical cavern. The wells function in the old-world brings an appreciation of life and heritage into the modern day. Now, The Old Well has been adapted into a unique record store. Dogs are welcome inside and outside on a leash. See Details
Barker Valley Trail Barker Valley Trail is a dog-friendly, moderately easy, 7.5 mile hike located in Cleveland National Forest in Palomar Mountain, CA, that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. On this trail you will actually descend on the way in and then ascend on the way out. The very slow and steady incline, allows for an inverse hike that isn't utterly exhausting. The trail can be hot throughout the year, and it is important to bring plenty of water along. Turn west from Highway 79 at a point 6.5 miles northwest of Warner Springs (mile 41.9 according to the roadside mileage markers). Continue up the mostly unpaved Palomar Divide Road for 7.8 miles to the Barker Valley Spur trailhead on the left (west) side. This road is subject to closure during and after bad weather. Also note that since the trailhead and the hiking route lie within national forest territory, you must post a National Forest Adventure Pass on your parked car. See Details