Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Grand Blanc, MI

There are 14 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Grand Blanc. 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 Grand Blanc.

Pet Friendly Drayton Plains Nature Center
Drayton Plains Nature Center Open daily, Drayton Plains Nature Center offers 137-acres of natural surroundings for hikers and nature enthusiasts to explore. Bring Fido for a day on the hiking trails. Nearly four miles of trails wind around ponds, through woodlands, and meadows. Interpretive signs can be found along the trails to aid your enjoyment and understanding of nature. Dogs must be leashed throughout the nature center. Please be a responsible pet owner and clean up after your dog. See Details
Pet Friendly Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
Pontiac Lake Recreation Area Pontiac Lake Recreation Area, with 3,745 acres of a mixture of marshes, ponds, heavy forests, old farm fields, river bottom and lakes that support a variety of animals and excellent hunting. Designated trails throughout the recreation area are available for horseback riding, hiking and mountain biking. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Southern Links Trailway The Southern Links Trailway 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 Columbiaville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Southern Links Trailway. 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
Independence Oaks County Park Fido can join you as you explore Independence Oaks County Park, the largest Oakland County Park. Independence Oaks boasts 1,286 acres of recreation amenities, including twelve miles of natural and paved trails. Dogs must be leashed during their time at Independence Oaks County Park. Leashes cannot be longer than six feet, and dogs must be up to date on vaccinations and cleaned up after. Independence Oaks County Park is open April though September from 7am to 9pm. During the winter months, the park is open from 8am to a time posted at the park that day. See Details
Seven Lakes State Park An endless variety of topography and ecosystems form the area called Seven Lakes. Its land was a combination of farmland, rolling hills, and forests. About 230 acres of water with several miles of shoreline await the park user. The dam formed one large lake from seven small lakes. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Southern Links Trailway The Southern Links Trailway 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 Otter Lake! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Southern Links Trailway. 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
Holly Recreation Area On-leash pets are welcome on the trails. The park, which is located within the northern portion of Oakland County between Pontiac and Flint, is home to three lakes, a campground, a boat launch and the Holly Woods Disc Golf Course and provides opportunities for hiking, camping, fishing, mountain biking and snowmobiling. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Groveland Oaks County Park Located on Stewart Lake, Groveland Oaks County Park welcomes leashed dogs. The park features a campground, paved trails, three large children's play areas, and more. Leashes cannot be longer than six feet, and dogs must be up to date on vaccinations and cleaned up after. Dogs are not allowed on Groveland Oaks' beach or in the picnic area. The Groveland Oaks County Park's Contact Station is open from 8am to 9pm, and the park and campground are open from late April through early October. See Details
Highland Recreation Area Highland Recreation Area offers 5,900 acres of forest, marshes, and lakes in the rolling hills of Southern Michigan. With trails to accommodate equestrian riders, mountain bikers, hikers, and skiers, there's an activity for every season in this park. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area consists of 723 acres with 80-acre Lake Minnewanna in the center Campers, hikers, boaters, anglers, hunters, cross-country skiers and others enjoy a wide variety recreational opportunities throughout the year. The park has a universally accessible fishing pier. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Ortonville Recreation Area Ortonville Recreation Area with 5,430 acres contains high wooded hills and a wide range of recreational activities. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Waterford Oaks County Park Waterford Oaks County Park welcomes leashed dogs to explore its 199-acres. The Park features three miles of hiking trails, a winter family sledding hill, outdoor fitness equipment and more. Leashes cannot be longer than six feet, and dogs must be up to date on vaccinations and cleaned up after. Waterford Oaks County Park is open from approximately thirty minutes before sunrise to thirty minutes after sunset, or as posted at its entrance. See Details
Rose Oaks County Park Fido is welcome to join you as you wander through Rose Oaks County Park. The Park is 640-acres of undeveloped land, featuring several glacial lakes, open meadows, and wooded uplands. Five miles of trails with accessible boardwalks and floating docks are available to dog owners and their leashed pets. Leashes cannot be longer than six feet, and dogs must be up to date on vaccinations and cleaned up after. Rose Oaks County Park is open from approximately thirty minutes before sunrise to thirty minutes after sunset, or as posted at its entrance. See Details
Highland Oaks County Park Located within the Shiawassee River headwaters, Highland Oaks County Park offers two and a half miles of trails for hiking alongside Fido. The Park is 302 acres of rolling hills, wetlands, and old pastures. Dogs visiting Highland Oaks must be leashed. Leashes cannot be longer than six feet, and dogs must be up to date on vaccinations and cleaned up after. Highland Oaks County Park is open year-round from approximately thirty minutes before sunrise to thirty minutes after sunset. See Details