Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Atlanta, GA

There are 4 dog friendly hiking trails in Atlanta, and 8 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 Atlanta.

Pet Friendly Chattahoochee River National Recreational Area
Chattahoochee River National Recreational Area Your leashed dog will love walking with you through this beautiful wooded recreation area with a river. See Details
Pet Friendly East Palisades, Whitewater Creek Trail
East Palisades, Whitewater Creek Trail One of the East Palisades Trails, Whitewater Creek Trail is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on this hike along the Chattahoochee River. Owners and their dogs can wade in the water; however, they should be cautious as the water can rise and speed up quickly. Whitewater Creek Trail is open daily from dawn until dusk. Exact hours are posted at its trailhead. Parking is available. See Details
Trolley Line Trail The Trolley Line 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 Atlanta! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Trolley Line 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
Atlanta BeltLine The Atlanta BeltLine is pet-friendly. This trail is one of the largest, most wide-ranging urban redevelopment programs in the United States. It's also an urban explorer and pet owner’s dream. With local art, shops, and snacks speckled all about the beautiful path, the BeltLine is a pet-friendly walking connection to all of the best corners of the city. See Details
Sweetwater Creek Sweetwater Creek State Park is a peaceful tract of wilderness only minutes from downtown Atlanta. A wooded trail follows the stream to the ruins of the New Manchester Manufacturing Company, a textile mill burned during the Civil War. Beyond the mill, the trail climbs rocky bluffs to provide views of the beautiful rapids below. Additional trails wind through fields and forest, showcasing ferns, magnolias, wild azaleas and hardwoods.
The 215-acre George Sparks Reservoir is popular for fishing and provides a pretty setting for feeding ducks and picnicking. Fishing supplies are available in the adjacent bait shop. During warmer months, the park rents fishing boats, canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards and pedal boats.
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Arabia Mountain Trail The Arabia Mountain 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 Lithonia! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Arabia Mountain 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
Arabia Mountain Trail The Arabia Mountain 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 Stockbridge! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Arabia Mountain 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
Silver Comet Trail The Silver Comet 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 Smyrna! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Silver Comet 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
Panola Mountain State Park Panola Mountain State Park offers 25 miles of trails for you and Fido to hike in addition to many other activities such as geocaching, fishing, and birding. The park welcomes dogs as long as they are on a leash no longer than 6 feet; however, they are not permitted in or around historic sites, lodges, group camps, or swimming areas. See Details
Wild Horse Trail The Wild Horse Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Powder Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Wild Horse 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
Silver Comet Trail The Silver Comet 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 Austell! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Silver Comet 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
Big Trees Forest Preserve Inc Big Trees Forest Preserve Inc is pet-friendly. This great little park is home to nature trails and a babbling brook. Hike along the trails with your pooch and clean up any mess left behind. The preserve is open every day of the week from 7am to 9pm. See Details