Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Ferndale, WA

There’s 1 dog friendly hiking trail in Ferndale, and 10 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 Ferndale.

Pet Friendly Hovander Homestead Park
Hovander Homestead Park Hovander Homestead Park preserves the rich history of pioneer farming and offers recreational opportunities for all ages in every season. The park encompasses nearly 350 acres, including over a mile of river frontage. The park offers both leash and off-leash trails.

Accessible sidewalks provide access to the historic Hovander House, playground, restroom, Group Picnic Shelter, and the Hovander River Trail.
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Pet Friendly Lake Padden Park
Lake Padden Park Lake Padden Park in Bellingham, WA, is a lovely public park that includes both a fenced off-leash dog run and unfenced areas where off-leash pets are permitted, including one with lake access. See Details
Little Squalicum Park Your pet is welcome to join you off-leash on the trails of this park, though keep them away from the creek as it may be polluted. Pets must be leashed on the beach. See Details
South Bay Trail The South 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 Bellingham! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the South 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
Railroad Trail The Railroad 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 Bellingham! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Railroad 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
Peace Arch Historical State Park Peace Arch Historical State Park on the Canadian border in Blaine, WA is pet-friendly. Dedicated to celebrating peace, the centerpiece is a large white arch that was constructed in 1921 to commemorate the peaceful border between Canada and the U.S. that was a result of the War of 1812. Leashed dogs are welcome on a walk along the pathways through the serene gardens that aim to remind visitors that we should all give peace a chance. See Details
Moran State Park Moran State Park is a 5,000 acre dog-friendly recreation area on Orcas Island in Olga, WA. Offering 5 freshwater lakes, 38 miles of hiking, bicycling, mountain biking and equestrian trails, and 150 campsites, Moran State Park is an ideal destination for an adventure with Fido. Leashed dogs are welcome throughout the park and on trails. Open for year-round exploration, the park leads visitors along forests trails, though wetlands and bogs, and across hills. Aside from day trips, visitors to Moran State Park have the option to reserve a campsite at one of five different areas throughout the island. See Details
Arroyo Park Get some fresh air with your pooch on the hiking trails of this Bellingham park, where dogs are welcome to join you off-leash. The area is unfenced, so dogs must be carefully supervised. See Details
Mount Constitution Loop Trail at Moran State Park Explore Mount Constitution Loop Trail, a 7.9 mile route within Moran State Park in Olga, WA. A challenging yet popular dog-friendly trail, hikers reaching the summit are rewarded with expansive views of the San Juan archipelago. Once reaching the peak of Mount Constitution, admire Ellsworth Storey's Tower, a historical landmark occupying a prominent hilltop position. Dogs are not permitted to enter or climb the stone tower. Hikers should allow 4 hours to complete Mount Constitution Loop Trail and it is best traversed from April to October. See Details
Birch Bay State Park Bring your pet along as you enjoy this lovely beach park near the Canadian border. They're welcome on-leash everywhere but designated swimming beaches. See Details
Sehome Hill Arboretum Your dog will love to join your for an off-leash stroll on the unpaved trails of this lovely Aboretum, though be careful as the area is not fenced. Leashes required on all paved trails. See Details