Dog Friendly Activities in Santa Clarita, CA

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Santa Clarita, and 29 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 Santa Clarita.

Pet Friendly Central Bark Off-leash Dog Area
Central Bark Off-leash Dog Area The 1.3-acre doggie park is located near the back of Central Park, adjacent to the multi-use fields. This off-leash dog park has a designated area for small dogs and a separate area for larger dogs. The hours are from dawn to dusk. See Details
Pet Friendly Simi Dog Park
Simi Dog Park Pets will love to run and play off-leash at the fenced Simi Dog Park in Simi Valley, CA. The park features both a large dog and small dog area, water, parking, and picnic tables. See Details
Vasquez Rocks Trail Vasquez Rocks Trail is an easy, 1-mile hike that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido in the Vasquez Rocks Natural Area. The San Andreas Fault is responsible for creating the rock that juts out of the earth at impressive angles. You may recognize them from movies such as Star Trek and Austin Powers. See Details
Oak Canyon Dog Park Oak Canyon Dog Park is divided into separate large dog and small dog areas, and has water fountains for dogs. The dog park is located behind Oak Canyon Community Park. Use the entrance for Oak Canyon Community Park and keep going to the end of the road, then park and walk about 200 yards to the entrance. The Dog Park may be closed temporarily in the event of heavy rain. See Details
Old Zoo Picnic Area at Griffith Park BringFido along to this unique attraction in Griffith Park for a picnic or some games in the adjacent grassy area. The Old Zoo Picnic Area site was once the home of the former LA Zoo before the zoo moved to its current location. The abandoned zoo has since been turned into a picnic area with old animal cages and exhibits. See Details
Val Surf Val Surf is a pet-friendly surf, skate and snow board shop in LA. Leashed dogs are welcome to help their owners choose their new boards or check out their own surfboard options if they're salty sea dogs. See Details
Sepulveda Basin Off-Leash Dog Park Sepulveda Basin Off-Leash Dog Park includes three separate areas for pets of different sizes. It's a great place for your dog to get some exercise. The park is closed every Friday from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM for regular maintenance. See Details
Travel Town Museum at Griffith Park Located in Griffith Park, Travel Town Museum is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners as they explore and learn about locomotives, freight cars and cabooses, passenger cars, interurbans, and motorcars. Dog owners must clean up after their pet during their visit to Travel Town. Donations are accepted for admission, and parking is available on the property during operational hours. See Details
Caballero Canyon Trail You and your pooch can enjoy a 3.4-mile round trip hike with an elevation gain of 625 feet as you ascend Caballero Canyon on the north side of the Santa Monica mountains. For more trail and hiking information, visit the website. See Details
Crescenta Valley Dog Park The Crescenta Valley Dog Park's features include a 0.5 acre small dog area and a 1 acre large dog area with separate double-gated entrances. Each area is completely fenced and has large areas of decomposed granite surfacing, as well as areas of cedar chip surfacing under and around the mature trees. Other features include: a dog wash outside the entry gates; drinking fountains for owners and pets; benches in both areas, some with shade structures; and security lighting See Details
Chandler Bikeway The Chandler 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 Burbank! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Chandler 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
Placerita Canyon State Park Placerita Canyon State Park is a dog-friendly park in a rural area of Los Angeles County, located in the San Gabriel Mountains. Your pooch can join you on the short paved trail at the park and you'll find dog waste stations to clean up after Fido. See Details
Angeles National Forest Bridge To Nowhere The Angeles National Forest is located in the San Gabriel Mountains and Sierra Pelona Mountains, primarily within Los Angeles County in southern California. This urban National Forest provides a wide range of recreation opportunities to visitors from around the world. You will find beaches, bike trails, camping, fishing, hiking, horse riding, picnicking, water activities, winter sports and more. The East Fork Trail is one of the more popular trails in the park at 5.5 miles long. It begins at East Fork Fire Sta. and ends at Bridge To Nowhere. The first three miles follow the rocky stream bottom and include several stream crossings. Not recommended during rainy conditions due to swift water. For this trail, ensure Fido has significant backcountry hiking experience and is comfortable swimming in a swift current. Dogs must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet, and must wear a collar with current tags at all times within in the park. See Details
Griffith Park Dog Park Griffith Park Dog Park is a simple, no-frills, off-leash dog park is fully fenced and known for its friendly dogs and owners. The park closes every Tuesday, 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM for regular maintenance See Details
Amir's Garden If you and your pup need a break while hiking in Griffith Park, head to Amir's Garden, where you can enjoy an ornamental garden while resting up. Amir's Garden can be found by parking at the Mineral Wells picnic area and hiking approximately 1/2 mile up the fire road. You'll pass Water Tank 73 at the halfway point, and Amir's Garden is on the next major switchback. Please keep Fido on a leash while on the trails. See Details
Whitnall Off-Leash Dog Park Whitnall Off-Leash Dog Park is a 3-acre off-leash dog park located under the historic Whitnall Highway Utility Corridor. Features include abundant on-street parking, a separate area for small or timid dogs, tables, a drinking fountain, and a portable restroom facility. The park is closed every Tuesday from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM for regular maintenance. See Details
La Tuna Canyon Park 1,100-acre La Tuna Canyon Park provides trail access into the steep upper reaches of the Verdugo Mountains. Parking and picnic tables are provided at the trailhead. Bring your leashed dog along for the hike on the shady trails of this Sun Valley park. Just keep an eye out for mountain bikers. See Details
Woodley Park Bring your leashed pet to play with you at this Encino public park. See Details
Electric Dusk Drive-In Conjuring fond memories of a bygone era, the dog-friendly Electric Dusk Drive-In allows patrons to enjoy a silver screen classic with Tinseltown looming in the distance. Kick back in your vehicle, or grab a blanket and stretch out on the Astroturf lawn. Pay a visit to The Snack Shack to load up on popcorn, soda, and other cinema treats. Leashed dogs are welcome to share in the moviegoing experience. Car parking is $15 and per person fee range from $8-12 per person. See Details
Griffith Park Griffith Park is a large municipal park at the eastern end of the Santa Monica Mountains, in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. The park is one of the largest urban parks in North America. You and your pup can partake in exercise amidst gorgeous views on the trails in Griffith Park. For more specific trail and hiking information, visit the website. Griffith Park offers numerous family attractions, an assortment of educational and cultural institutions, and miles of hiking and horseback riding trails, and provides visitors an ideal environment for enjoyable recreation activities. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Simi Peak Trail Simi Peak Trail is a 5.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Simi Valley, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, nature trips, and bird watching and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. See Details
San Fernando Road Bike Path San Fernando Road Bike Path 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 Sylmar! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the San Fernando Road Bike Path. 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
Rock Hound Trail Ride to Ancient Site 'Rock Hound Trail Ride to Ancient Site' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Lynn. Both you and your dog need to have trail riding experience in addition to Fido having experience around horses. Contact host prior to booking about bringing your experienced pooch. You will first saddle and groom your horse before embarking on the 11 mile trek through oak forests, dry river beds and wide prairie to reach Baleen Wall. Once there, enjoy a picnic lunch. Bring sunscreen, layered dress, and camera equipment. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 3 guests ages 14 and up. Rates start at $199 per person. See Details
Hidden Cave Exploration Photo Shoot 'Hidden Cave Exploration Photo Shoot' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Devin. You and your pooch go on a photo hike alongside a canopied riverbank and flower field to hidden caves. You host will capture photos of you both along the way and inside the caves. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 5 guests ages 18 and up. Make sure you bring appropriate hiking clothes/shoes and additional clothes for a different look. Rates start at $250 per person. See Details