Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Buffalo, NY

There’s 1 dog friendly hiking trail in Buffalo, 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 Buffalo.

Pet Friendly Wilkeson Pointe Park
Wilkeson Pointe Park Leashed dogs are welcome on walking paths. Bathrooms, water fountains, tables, kayak and bike rentals, and a beer garden that serves food are also available. See Details
Pet Friendly Niagara Falls State Park
Niagara Falls State Park If you are on vacation and bring your dog along, the trails and paths at Niagara Falls, NY are dog friendly. Dogs need to be leashed and rabies vaccinated. The scenic view of the falls to the gorge can be walked with you and your dog. Again dogs must be leashed and State Parks Police will enforce this, but this a beautiful hike with you and your dog. See Details
Amherst State Park All dogs within the park to be leashed at all times. Park visitors are asked to please clean up after their dogs. See Details
Clarence Pathways The Clarence Pathways 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 Clarence! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Clarence Pathways. 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
Canalway Trail- Erie Canal Heritage Trail The Canalway Trail- Erie Canal Heritage 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 Lockport! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Canalway Trail- Erie Canal Heritage 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
Great Gorge Scenic Overlook Hike This easy, one-hour round trip hike begins at the Trailhead Building. There is no age requirement for this trail, and it'ss recommended for beginners. Dogs are welcome on the trail, as long as they are leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Niagara Gorge Trailhead Niagara Gorge Trailhead is pet-friendly. Check out the Niagara River, Whirlpool and rapids, and Giant Rock up close with your pooch. Learn about the geology, natural and local history of the gorge and falls. The wide trail follows the rim of Niagara Gorge through a hardwood tree groves. At one mile from the trailhead, a route leading to the right descends into the gorge. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on the trail. See Details
Evangola State Park Evangola State Park is pet-friendly. The park contains a natural sand beach located on the shore of Lake Erie, several picnic shelters, a banquet room, grassy picnic areas, baseball diamonds, basketball and tennis courts, 80 campsites, 6 yurts, a cabin and a nature center. Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy the park, as long as they are cleaned up after. See Details
Eternal Flame Falls Eternal Flame Falls is a dog-friendly hiking trail that will bring you to two cascades. One waterfall is 30 feet tall and the top cascade is 8 feet tall. A small opening within the shale reveals a natural gas vent that is normally ablaze (it does have to be reignited occasionally). Early spring is the best time to visit, as the creek is typically dry in warm weather. Allot an hour or more to for a round-trip hike. This can be a dangerous trail, so bring Fido only if you both are skilled hikers. Admission is free. See Details