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Dog Friendly Activities in Palmer Lake, CO

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Palmer Lake, and 61 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 Palmer Lake.

Pet Friendly Spruce Mountain
Spruce Mountain Gorgeous trails , easy access with good parking, choice of steep or flat trails , have heard of some tickets for no leash but many locals do hike off leash when away from the parking lot See Details
Pet Friendly New Santa Fe Regional Trail
New Santa Fe Regional Trail The New Santa Fe Regional 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 Palmer Lake! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the New Santa Fe Regional 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
Garden of the Gods Dog-friendly Garden of the Gods Park is a Registered National Natural Landmark in Colorado Springs, CO. Admission is free, and your leashed pup is welcome to join you as you hike along the beautiful trails through the red rock formations. Fido can also join you for a bite to eat on the terrace of Bean Sprouts Cafe. See Details
Manitou Cliff Dwellings The Manitou Cliff Dwellings is a pet-friendly attraction in Manitou Springs, CO. 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
Fox Run Dog Park Fox Run Dog Park is a grassy space for Fido to play and socialize off-leash in Colorado Springs' Fox Run Regional Park. The park is made up of five fenced-in acres, and features a small dog area and a large dog area, bag dispensers, trash cans, benches, shaded areas and more. Fox Run Dog Park is located inside the Fox Run Regional Park, in the southeast corner, accessible from the main park entrance off of Stella Drive. Dog owners should take the first right and continue straight, south of the active use fields to get to the pet area. See Details
Bear Creek Dog Park Bear Creek Dog Park is an incredible fenced space in Colorado Springs for you and your pooch to roam freely around together. With numerous secure gates around the perimeter, this beautiful park is covered in wildflowers and native fauna. Walk with your off-leash dog on the winding trails and discover a creek, agility space, small dog park and more. The park is open daily. See Details
BURLY Brewing Company BURLY Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Castle Rock, CO. Fido is welcome to join you inside the taproom or at an outdoor table. Enjoy a craft brew made in the Rockies with grub from one of the food trucks that visits nightly. See Details
Red Leg Brewing Company Red Leg Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Colorado Springs, CO. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Pets need to be on the ground at all times. Please note that pets are not permitted on the turf and must be taken off the property for relief. See Details
Castlewood Canyon State Park Castlewood Canyon State Park is a dog-friendly recreation area in Franktown, CO. There are several hikes ranging from mild to moderate here, but the 5.6 mile trail to the canyon is the most popular. And though Castlewood Canyon isn't as grand as the Grand Canyon, it is certainly worth the 5-hour round-trip hike. The winding Cherry Creek flowing along the canyon floor also provides wonderful rest stops along the way. Leashed pets are welcome on most trails, except the new East Canyon Preservation Area trail. 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
Red Rock Canyon Open Space Leashed pets are welcome ton most trails, and off-leash pets are welcome in the upper and lower dog loop areas, although it is unfenced. See Details
Devon's Dog Park at Greenland Bring your pet to romp and play off-leash at this fenced Larkspur dog park. See Details
Spruce Mountain Open Space and Trail Bring Fido to explore Spruce Mountain Open Space and Trail. Spruce Mountain is a large, tree-covered mesa which features over eight and a half miles of recreational trails. Dogs must be cleaned up after and on a leash during their hike at Spruce Mountain Open Space. 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
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
Woof Ranch Dog Park Woof Ranch Dog Park in Colorado Springs, CO is split into 2 sections, a small dog area and a large dog area, for Fido to play in. There is an agility section, a dog trash station and benches for owners to sit on and relax. There is no water source, so be sure to bring your own for Fido. Dogs must be fully vaccinated to enter. 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
Nano 108 Brewing Company Nano 108 Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Colorado Springs, CO. Fido is welcome to join you at a table with an umbrella on the patio. They have 20 taps with traditional, seasonal, and experimental craft beers as well as house-made sodas. Food trucks are on site daily. 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
Ute Valley Park A beautiful park for hiking, sightseeing, running, and mountain biking. 338.4 acres placed in the middle of residences. Even though you are in the middle of a neighborhood, there are many parts of the park where you feel like you are in the wilderness. It's beautiful and easy to get lost (in a good way) in this park. 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!
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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
Castlewood Canyon State Park Castlewood Canyon is a pet-friendly state park with numerous trails varying in difficulty from mild to moderate. Dogs are welcome to join you on most of these trails, except for the new East Canyon Preservation Area trail. When you're exploring with Fido, you'll discover Cherry Creek flowing adjacent to a natural amphitheater and picnic areas. This is also the location of the Castlewood Canyon Dam. Castlewood Canyon is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Palmer Park Dog Park Your pet will love the fenced, off-leash Palmer Park Dog Park in Colorado Springs, CO. The park features water fountains, benches, and fallen trees to use as obstacles for agility play. Located with Palmer Park, there are also over 25 miles of trails for hiking, jogging, and equestrian use. See Details