Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Charlestown, RI

There are 6 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Charlestown. 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 Charlestown.

Pet Friendly Goddard Memorial State Park
Goddard Memorial State Park Goddard Park attracts thousands of visitors each year as Rhode Island’s most popular Metropolitan Park. The park offers a beautiful natural environment with spacious lawns, fields, and forested areas with a variety of trees from all over the world, including 62 deciduous and 19 evergreen species. Visitors can make use of a nine hole golf course, an equestrian show area, 18 miles of bridle trails, 355 picnic tables, 11 game fields, and a performing arts center for weddings, concerts, picnics and special events. Leashed dogs are welcome on most trails. See Details
Pet Friendly John H. Chafee Nature Preserve
John H. Chafee Nature Preserve Dog friendly hiking trails to a beach. Seasonal seal watching. See Details
Point Judith Lighthouse The trails surrounding Point Judith Lighthouse are pet-friendly. While the lighthouse itself isn't directly accessible, you can view it and the awesome scenery surrounding it along the coastline. There are benches to stop off at and admire the view, as well as a grassy area to walk pups or picnic together. See Details
Duval Trail Duval Trail is pet-friendly. Take your pooch on a pretty walk through the countryside of Rhode Island. Leashed dogs are welcome on this trail that is looped at just over six miles in total. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Barn Island Wildlife Management Area Barn Island Wildlife Management Area is pet-friendly. This natural area is home to lots of trails, water and sunrise views. Popular activities include bird-watching, hiking, deer hunting and fishing. Leashed dogs are welcome on the trails, as long as you clean up any mess that they leave behind. See Details
Tri-Pond Park The Wakefield Water Company donated Tri-Pond Park to the Town of South Kingstown in 1969. The deed required the land to be used for recreation and conservation. The park includes three ponds (California Jims, Rocky Brook, and Asa Pond). Leashed dogs are welcome on the park's trails. See Details