Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Apollo Beach, FL

There are 9 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Apollo Beach. 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 Apollo Beach.

Pet Friendly Eureka Springs County Park
Eureka Springs County Park A small park with an awesome boardwalk through a marsh, small garden areas, walking trails, and picnic areas. Dogs must leashed. See Details
Pet Friendly Upper Tampa Bay Trail
Upper Tampa Bay Trail The Upper Tampa Bay 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 Tampa! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Upper Tampa Bay 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
Rowlett Dog Park Enjoy the fenced, off-leash dog runs at this city park. They are separated for large and small pets, and each include agility equipment. See Details
Robinson Preserve With a few trails to choose from, Robinson Preserve is a lovely nature walk bordering the Manatee River and Perico Bayou. The Preserve provides waste bags, water fountains, and hoses at the parking lot, but not within the park. Do take water for your pups - the trails can get hot and there isn't much shade. Make sure to check out the observation tower, which provides clear views to Tampa Bay. See Details
Edward Medard Park The park hosts both paved and unpaved trails, lots of fishing pavilions, and a campground. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Vinoy Park Vinoy Park is pet-friendly. This popular park is located on Saint Pete's waterfront. The park is named after the Vinoy Park Hotel, which once sat adjacent to the park.Enjoy scenic views, events, festivals, concerts, and sporting events. You might even spot dolphins playing in the water. The recreation trails along the waterfront are a great place to bring your pooch for a stroll. Dogs must be leashed and cleaned up after. Vinoy Park is open 30 minutes before sunrise until 11 p.m. See Details
Pioneer Park Pioneer Park is pet-friendly. This historical park is named after the individuals who founded St. Petersburg. Located along the city’s downtown waterfront, enjoy scenic views of the bay with your pooch. Dogs are welcome on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
North Straub Park North Straub Park is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore this pretty Saint Pete park. Located in St. Petersburg's downtown, the park offers beautiful scenic views of the bay and recreation trails for dogs to wander on. The park is open 30 minutes before sunrise until 11pm. See Details
Alderman's Ford Conservation Park Alderman's Ford Conservation Park is pet-friendly. The park's most popular attraction is a 1.9 mile paved loop that follows the north and south prongs of the Alafia River, which is popular among canoeists. Dog walkers and cyclists are welcome on the trail. Along the way, you can continue your adventure by following links with a boardwalk and foot bridges, leading into shaded woods of gigantic cypress and oak trees. Alderman's Ford Conservation Park is open every day of the week from 8am to 7pm during the summer months and 8am to 6pm during the winter months. See Details