Dog Friendly Activities in Wyoming

Don’t leave Fido in the hotel room when you’re on vacation. Get out and play! No matter where you’re headed in Wyoming, we can point you towards the nearest off-leash dog park, the most popular dog beach, a really great hiking trail, and lots of other places to play with Fido.

Pet Friendly Nancy Mockler Dog Park
Nancy Mockler Dog Park Nancy Mockler Dog Park is a fenced space for Fido to play off-leash. The park includes a separate area for small or elderly pets, shade, and benches. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind and to keep an eye on dogs playing. See Details
Pet Friendly Grand Teton National Park
Grand Teton National Park Leashed pets are allowed in Grand Teton National Park. They may go anywhere a car can go: roads, parking lots, campgrounds, and picnic areas. They must be on a six foot (or less) leash and within 30 feet of the roadway. They are not permitted on hiking trails or in any building. See Details
Optimist Dog Park Optimist Dog Park is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch to play off-leash at this popular Laramie park. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess left behind by pooches. The park may be closed if snowy weather or wet weather make the surface unsafe. See Details
Beck Lake Bark Park This is a great park with 3 completely fenced areas. General area, mall dog area, and a "dog beach" that is bordered on one side by the lake for dogs to swim. There is seating and a couple of shade trees but no water other than the lake. You have to park up on the road and walk down a path. See Details
Morad Park Off Leash Dog Area in Platte River Parkway Dogs are welcome to join you off-leash in this beautiful unfenced public park. The park features the Platte River Trail, benches, a picnic table, a porta-john, and river access. See Details
Sandy Aragon Dog Park This small fenced off-leash area is located on the northern portion of the Sandy Aragon Softball Complex on the Southeast corner of 22nd and Harney Streets. Be sure to bring water and waste bags. See Details
Bitter Creek Bark Park Rock Springs' first dedicated 'Dog Park' has been open since 2009, and has become one of the busiest city parks in town. Your beloved dogs have their own personal park - Bitter Creek Bark Park! Our "Bark Park" is located on West Center Street, (behind the Plaza Mall) and is a very convenient, friendly pet area. See Details
Lake McKenzie Dog Park Fenced in off leash dog park with part leading into the lake See Details
Medicine Bow Trail - Routt National Forest The Medicine Bow Trail - Routt National Forest 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 Laramie! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Medicine Bow Trail - Routt National Forest. 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 See Details
Yellowstone National Park Dogs are welcome in the developed areas of the Park. Visit Yellowstone and experience the world's first national park. Marvel at a volcano’s hidden power rising up in colorful hot springs, mudpots, and geysers. Explore mountains, forests, and lakes to watch wildlife and witness the drama of the natural world unfold. Discover the history that led to the conservation of our national treasures “for the benefit and enjoyment of the people.” See Details
Shoshone National Forest Dogs are welcome to join their humans on an exploration of the great outdoors in Shoshone National Forest. The national forest features more than 1,300 miles of trails, 11 picnic sites, and 4 scenic byways which travel throughout the forest and offers outstanding views of the mountain peaks, glaciers, streams, rivers, plateaus, and more. Dogs must be leashed in developed recreation sites. While in the backcountry, please be considerate of others and have your pet either on leash or well-trained to verbal control. See Details
Jackson Hole's Old Time Photos Jackson Hole's Old Time Photos is the premier photo shop for old time photos of you, your family, your friends, and your pooch. Just call ahead to let them know you'll be bringing a dog for the photo shoot and the photographer will make sure to have toys and doggie biscuits for your pup. Dogs must be house-trained and non-chewers. See Details
Cody Wyoming Adventures Cody Wyoming Adventures offers pet-friendly outdoor adventures. The Red River Canyon Trips provide whitewater adventure on the Shoshone river. For land-based adventures, check out the Wild Mustang Tours which provide an up-close experience with the wild mustangs of McCullough Peaks. For those wishing to visit Yellowstone National Park, Cody Wyoming Adventures offers a Yellowstone Wildlife and Photo Tour. Leashed pets are welcome on any tour as long as other tour-goers are not afraid of dogs. Prior approval is required if bringing Fido along. See Details
Bear River State Park The Bear River State Park is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Evanston! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Bear River State Park. 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 See Details
Hydro Hounds This is a great swimming and rehab place for dogs run by Deb Roberts, who is wonderful with animals. See Details
Hat Six Travel Center Small fenced in dog area located at the the Travel Center allows dogs space to stretch their legs and exercise off leash. See Details
Bighorn National Forest Leashed dogs are welcome to join their humans on an exploration of Bighorn National Forest. Bighorn National Forest has 1,200 miles of trails throughout much of the 189,000 acres of protected wilderness along with three scenic byways, multiple reservoirs and miles of streams, 10 picnic areas, 30 campgrounds, and more. Dogs must be leashed at all times and are not permitted in the backcountry. Bighorn National Forest is bear country, so dogs should wear bear bells to prevent startling the bears. You must clean up after your pet all the time. See Details
The O-SO Fun Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at this fenced-in dog park near Bicentennial Park with separate areas for large and small dogs. Gillette's first off-leash dog park is located at the corner of E. Warlow Dr & Hannum Rd. See Details
Bicentennial Park Leashed dogs are welcome to walk along the paths with their owners at this park. See Details
National Elk Refuge The National Elk Refuge in Jackson, Wyoming, is dog-friendly. Both pedestrians and pets on leashes are allowed on the main refuge road on the east side of the site and from mid-December through early April, you and Fido can view a herd of local elks grazing in their winter habitat. The elks have been on this protected area since 1912 and they are joined by large flocks of birds, bighorn sheep, coyotes, pronghorns, curlews, sandhill cranes, and trumpeter swans. The National Elk Refuge is open 10am to 4pm every day of the week. See Details
Atmosphere Mountainworks Atmosphere Mountainworks is dog-friendly. Fido is welcome to join you while you peruse the aisles of outdoor wear and apparel. The shelves of the shop are stacked with their specialty: a variety of bags, including back packs, fanny packs, shoulder packs, duffels, and even yoga bags. Once you've finished shopping for yourself, you can take a look at the items that are offered for your pooch as well, such as the hi-viz yellow dog jackets, designed to keep Fido warm and visible on hikes. This store is open Sunday from 10am to 4pm, Monday through Thursday from 10am to 6pm, and Friday to Saturday from 9am to 6pm. See Details
River Bend Bark Park On the left at the entrance to Hot Springs State Park, beside the Big Horn River. This area is dedicated to fun and exercise activities with your dog. Dogs may run off leash, under voice control, within the confines of the fenced area. See Details
TA Rawlins This gas station has a Country Pride, Subway, Country Store, Minit Mart Store, and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details