Dog Friendly Activities in Leadville, CO

There are 3 dog friendly activities in Leadville, and 23 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 Leadville.

Pet Friendly Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad
Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad encourages well behaved pets to ride with their friends on any of their trains. The train rides start the end of May and run through the first weekend in October. Their conductors will talk to your pet prior to the ride, to make sure they will be comfortable. See Details
Pet Friendly Leadville Dog Park
Leadville Dog Park Located next to the Huck Finn Skate Park. Great place to visit with your dogs. Plenty of scenic benches to sit at one faces Mt Elbert! Directions: from the traffic light on Harrison Ave. in downtown Leadville, go west on W. 6th St. for four blocks to Leiter Ave. Go left (south) on Leiter for about 100 feet and take an immediate right (west) before the softball field. The skatepark is about a quarter mile west of this intersection. See Details
Mineral Belt Trail The Mineral Belt Trail 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 Leadville! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Mineral Belt 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
McCullough Gulch Trail McCullough Gulch Trail is a 2.8 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. 1.6 miles into this hike you will come across the turquoise Upper Blue Reservoir and the nearby falls. You may choose to continue upward another 1.2 miles above the timberline. Should you decide to continue on this second part of the hike be sure to bring a topographic map and go on a cloudless day. See Details
Carter Dog Park Locals love to watch their pets play off-leash at this friendly neighborhood dog park, which is fully fenced. See Details
Crystal Lakes Trail Crystal Lakes Trail is an 8-mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. If you go in June though September, wildflowers will be in full bloom as you cross the alpine meadow at 10,400 feet, making for a truly beautiful hike. Fido will also appreciate the creek that criss-crosses the trail along the way, providing lots of opportunities for him to cool off along the way. Directions: From I-70 take Exit 203, Frisco/Breckenridge, and travel south on HWY 9 through Frisco and to Breckenridge. Continue 2.3 miles south on HWY 9 past Breckenridge and turn right onto Spruce Creek Rd (County Rd 800). Take left turns at the forks for approximately 1.8 miles until you come to the Spruce Creek Trailhead. If you do not have 4WD you can park at the trailhead and walk up the road OR continue driving and at the first junction turn right onto Crystal Creek Road (FDR 803). This is a 4WD road that will take you to Lower Crystal Lake. Motorized travel is prohibited beyond Lower Crystal Lake. See Details
Breckenridge "BreckConnect" Gondola Give Fido the chance to see the world from above on the Breckenridge "BreckConnect" Gondola. The Gondola is free to ride for both people and pets and runs from mid-June through mid-September, and all of ski season. BreckConnect glides over a wildlife preserve and to the top of Peak 8 in the Rocky Mountains, making several stops along the way. Leashed dogs are allowed on the Gondola and can explore the base of Peaks 7 and 8. The Breckenridge Gondola is in operation from 8am to 5pm. Parking fees may vary throughout the year. See Details
Astrophotography in the Rockies 'Astrophotography in the Rockies' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Maggie. Visit some of Colorado's greatest parks by night and learn how to take photos of the stars. Dogs are welcome with prior approval from the host. The experience lasts 5 hours and can accommodate up to 3 guests ages 21 and up. Rates start at $225 per person. See Details
Spruce Creek Trail/Mohawk Lake Trail This trail offers a variety of scenery as it climbs through lodgepole, spruce and fir forests and eventually to Lower Mohawk Lake which is nestled against the mountain walls. Beyond this lake the trail continues a short distance to Upper Mohawk Lake where you can enjoy views of Mt. Helen and the rugged southern section of the Tenmile Range. Please stay on the established trail above treeline, the alpine tundra is very fragile. It is approximately a 7 mile round trip hike with 1700 ft elevation gain See Details
Wheeler Lakes Trail Wheeler Lakes Trail is a 6.8 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This hike will take you on the Gore Range Trail and through the Eagles Nest Wilderness. Best from June to October. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Breckenridge Nordic Center Breckenridge Nordic Center welcomes Fido on one ski trail and two snowshoe trails. New Nordic World is a dog-friendly 1.2-kilometer cross country ski trail. The two dog-friendly snowshoe trails are the 1-kilometer are Little Red's Run and the 5.5-kilometer Robin's Nest. See Details
Blue River Bikeway The Blue River Bikeway 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 Breckenridge! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Blue River Bikeway. 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
Uneva Pass Trail Uneva Pass Trail is a 9 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 9 to 10 hours to complete with Fido. This trail has parts that range from easy to difficult and features a bit of solitude and sharp ridges. While in the wilderness areas leash regulations will apply. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Gold Run Nordic Center Ski the dog-friendly slopes at Gold Run Nordic Center with your furry best friend! Peabody Placer, an intermediate trail, and the intermediate/difficult Preston Loop are both dog-friendly trails. Want to try your hand skijoring? Gold Run Nordic Center offers skijoring clinics where you and Fido can learn skijoring basics at an extra cost. See Details
Mount Belford and Mount Oxford Trail Mount Belford and Mount Oxford Trail is a 9.4 mile hike in San Isabel National Forest that will take about 9 to 10 hours to complete with Fido. You will want to be prepared for this hike since it is at a high altitude and will put you at the mercy of the weather. Make sure Fido has had plenty of water before embarking. See Details
Boreas Pass The Boreas Pass 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 Breckenridge! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Boreas Pass. 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
Searle Pass Trail Searle Pass Trail is a 11.4 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 10 hours to complete with Fido. Your dog will delight in the tall grass along this trail that at some points takes you above the timberline. It can get a bit chilly, but still a good idea to bring some water along. See Details
The Crazy Copper Mountain Scavenger Hunt 'The Crazy Copper Mountain Scavenger Hunt' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Kat & Alan. Discover Copper Mountain in a unique way. First, receive instructions and warm up for the event. Then, depart with your dog on a tour of the sights and sounds of Copper Mountain, Frisco and the surrounding areas. Take part in fun activities and complete clues along the way. The experience lasts 2.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. They can offer special diet friendly suggestions and rainy day checkpoints. Custom adventures are also available. Rates start at $22 per person. See Details
Patagonia Breckenridge Patagonia Breckenridge is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in this Breckenridge store. Full of high quality and stylish outdoor gear, it's the perfect place to stock up before an outdoor adventure. The store will be open every day of the week from 9am to 9pm. See Details
Marmot Breckenridge Marmot Breckenridge is pet-friendly. This sports and outdoor recreation store is open to pups on leashes. Come and check out their awesome outdoor supplies and gear. Marmot is open every day of the week from 9am to 9pm. See Details
The North Face Breckenridge The North Face Breckenridge is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners inside this outdoor apparel store. Check out the warm coats, shirts, goggles, ski gear and more. The North Face is open every day of the week from 9am to 9pm. See Details
Mayflower Gulch Trail Mayflower Gulch Trail is pet-friendly. Climb through a spruce and fir forest before coming out into open alpine terrain at some old mining cabins. You'll be able to view the upper part of Mayflower Gulch. Wildflowers can be viewed in the summer months. Dogs are welcome on the trail, as long as they are leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Twin Lakes SUP & Cycle Twin Lakes SUP & Cycle offers pet-friendly paddle boards, kayaks, canoes and more. They provide hourly, daily and weekly rates, which start at $28. They are open Thursday through Sunday from 9am to 7pm and Tuesday to Wednesday from 10am to 5pm. See Details
Broken Compass Brewing Broken Compass Brewing is pet-friendly. There are always pups hanging out at this Breckenridge spot and they’re allowed inside, too. There's no kitchen, but a few restaurants deliver to the brewery. They are open Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm and Friday to Sunday from 11am to 10pm, See Details