Dog Friendly Activities in Warner Springs, CA

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Warner Springs, and 35 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 Warner Springs.

Pet Friendly Pacific Crest Trail to Eagle Rock
Pacific Crest Trail to Eagle Rock Pacific Crest Trail to Eagle Rock is a moderately easy, 5.5 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest that will take about 2.5 hours to complete with Fido. This beautiful hike will allow you to enjoy some solitude. The terrain and climate varies wildly ranging from an area with shade trees to a desert wash. Your dog will delight in the soft ground, flowing water, and wildlife. This can be a very hot trail, especially in the summer. See Details
Pet Friendly Barker Valley Trail
Barker Valley Trail Barker Valley Trail is a moderately easy, 7.5 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest 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
Cuyamaca Peak Loop This 6.3 mile challenging trail around Lake Cuyamaca can be completed in two hours. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you on the hike. See Details
Toro Peak Trail Toro Peak Trail is an easy, 3.25 mile hike in San Bernardino National Forest that will take about 1.5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail leads you through a forested paradise with tall pines as you meander over one of the best secrets in Southern California. A short detour will lead you up to an old cabin in the woods where Steve Ragsdale, a long time protector of the area, once resided. Dogs must be leashed. See Details
Cedar Creek Falls Trail Cedar Creek Falls Trail is a moderately easy, 5.25 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest that will take about 2.5 hours to complete with Fido. This is paradise with a swimming hole and water that flows year round. If you can make it to the falls before the hot part of the day, a relaxing pool where you can watch the falls drop over 90 feet will reward you. Dogs must be leashed at all times. Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. See Details
Barnett Ranch Preserve 728 Acre reserve with lots of hiking trails and a pond. This is a shared preserve with hiking/horse trails. There are picnic tables, but no water except a horse trough at the beginning of the trail. There is wildlife out here, including coyotes and the possibility of mountain lions. Be prepared and bring lots of water. Weather out here is cold in winter and very hot in the summer and early fall. This is also high wildfire area so be mindful of what you bring to picnic. No flames or glass. Always pick up after yourself and your pets. There are no trash cans on the hiking trails. Leashed dogs are allowed. See Details
Jess Martin Park Leashed dogs can explore Jess Martin Park's nine-acres alongside their owners, 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. Jess Martin Park is open daily from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Country Estates Dog Park Small and large dog area, low fences. Clean with mostly grass. See Details
Sheep Mountain Trail Sheep Mountain Trail is an extremely difficult, 12.5-mile hike in San Bernardino National Forest that will take about 8.5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail will have you feeling far more exhausted at the end than you would expect. The trail has constant ups and downs, sun exposure, rocky ground, and is literally uphill both ways. Those attempting this beautiful trail, including your dog, should be used to hiking at least a few times a week. See Details
Wine Tasting at Vineyard Grant James 'Wine Tasting at Vineyard Grant James' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Susanne. Taste six wines on the patio overlooking the estate vineyards. Leashed dogs are welcome to keep you company as you sample the wine. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 21 and up. Rates start at $10 per person. See Details
Chambers Park, Lake Cuyamaca Parks and Recreation Chambers Park is pet-friendly. Located about an hour's drive from San Diego, Lake Cuyamaca is a 110-acre lake. Situated at an elevation of 4600 feet in an Oak and Pine forest, it 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 pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome on a leash to explore the farm. They even provide doggie bags at the entrance gate, and a bucket of water for thirsty dogs. The Volcan Valley Apple Farm is open Friday through Monday from 9:00am to 4:30pm. See Details
Volcan Mountain Volcan Mountain is the location of a trailhead for a number of pet-friendly trails near Julian. 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
Palomar Mountain State Park Palomar Mountain State Park welcomes pets on paved roads and campgrounds, but are not permitted to run at large and must be in tents or vehicles during nighttime hours. Although dogs are prohibited on all of the trails in the park, you can take Fido on a leash under six feet on Myers Fire Road near the campground. The park is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
William Heise County Park William Heise County Park is pet-friendly. 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. The day use hours are from 9:30am to sunset. See Details
Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures offers pet-friendly tours to visitors to the Santa Ysabel area. You can only bring your dogs if you let the owners smoosh and snuggle them. The petting zoo is a no-doggo zone, but they can join you on the hayride if there is room. Water dishes are also available throughout the property. They are open Saturday to Sunday from 2pm to 4pm. See Details
Blue Door Winery Blue Door Winery is pet-friendly. Just an hour’s drive from San Diego, this winery in the middle of Julian is 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. Blue Door Winery is open every day of the week from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
Julian Trading Co Julian Trading Co is pet-friendly. Julian is located in the mountains just an hour’s drive east of San Diego, California. Julian is famous for apple pie, beautiful scenery and its historic buildings. Julian Trading Company is the ultimate gift shop in Julian. They carry apparel, gifts and many Julian Souvenirs. Julian Trading Co is open every day of the week from 10am to 5pm. See Details
Santa Ysabel Open Space Preserve Santa Ysabel Open Space Preserve is pet-friendly. The preserve is home to 11 miles of multi-use trails. Leashed dogs are permitted on all of the trails. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Oakwood Creek Oakwood Creek is pet-friendly. You and your pooch are welcome to check out the vintage finds for your home and garden, E Barrett 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. Oakwood Creek is open Thursday through Saturday from 10:30am to 5:00pm, Sunday from 11:00am to 4:00pm, and Monday from 10:30am to 5:00pm. See Details
Julian Farm & Orchard Julian Farm & Orchard is pet-friendly. Well behaved and leashed dogs can take hayrides, pick a pumpkin and watch their human shoot a bow and arrow or throw an axe. However, dogs may not enter the Apple orchard, berry patch or the animal corral. Julian Farm & Orchard is open Saturday to Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
The Cooler The Cooler is pet-friendly. This popular neighborhood craft beer tap room welcomes leashed dogs on the pet-friendly patio outside. They offer ten local beers on tap and over 60 different varieties in their beer cooler. Food is available from the nearby taco store. The Cooler is open Thursday from 5pm to 9pm, Friday from 1pm to 9pm, Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, Sunday from 11am to 9pm, and Monday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Julian Imports Julian Imports is pet-friendly. Located at 2106 Main Street in the picturesque and historic gold mining town of Julian, 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. Julian Imports is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 4pm and Saturday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm. See Details
The Warm Hearth The Warm Hearth is pet-friendly. The shop stocks house wares 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. The Warm Hearth is located In Julian California and is open daily from 10am to 5pm. See Details