Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Hillsborough, NJ

There are 2 dog-friendly hiking trails in Hillsborough, and 29 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 Hillsborough.

Pet Friendly Sourland Mountain Trail
Sourland Mountain Trail Bring Fido along for a hike on the Sourland Mountain Trail on the Preserve in Hillsborough, NJ. The paths are surrounded by tall trees, grassy spots, flower fields, and rocky areas. Keep your pup leashed at all times and clean up after them. See Details
Pet Friendly Ann Van Middlesworth Park
Ann Van Middlesworth Park Ann Van Middlesworth Park is a dog-friendly park in Hillsborough, NJ. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you at this 9 acre park that includes one mile of unpaved trails. There is a picnic area where you can relax and enjoy the scenery surrounding the pond. See Details
Round Valley Reservoir The Round Valley Reservoir is a dog-friendly recreation area in Lebanon, NJ. It covers 2,350 acres with opportunities for boating, camping, fishing, picnicking, and lifeguarded swimming. It's a great opportunity to spend the day with Fido outdoors! Be sure to keep your pup leashed at all times and clean up after them. See Details
Watchung Reservation The Watchung Reservation is a dog-friendly spot in Mountainside, New Jersey. This 1,900-acre park is packed full of hiking and riding trails with picnic areas, a trailside nature center and a visitor center along the way. Dogs are allowed throughout the park and on the sandy trails. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pets leave behind. See Details
Tamaques Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Tamaques Park, a 106-acre dog-friendly park in the community of Westfield, NJ. Visitors can utilize the picnic areas, jogging path, sports courts, playing fields and playgrounds. The park also has a pond and small wooded area. Fido must remain on a leash for the duration of your visit. See Details
Landsdown Trail The Landsdown 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 Clinton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Landsdown 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
Rutgers Gardens Rutgers Gardens is a wonderful expanse of gardens made by Rutgers University in East Brunswick, NJ. Bring Fido for a walk on one of the dog-friendly trails along the Raritan River. The paths are well-maintained and easy to walk on. The gardens are well-manicured with lots of places to sit and enjoy. Pets must be on a secure leash at all times. See Details
Mercer County Park Mercer County Park is full of winding pet-friendly trails to enjoy with your pooch. Located in Princeton, NJ, some of the pathways are covered and lit to enjoy in the darkness. Dogs are welcome on a leash as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park The Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park is dog-friendly. This popular recreation corridor in New Jersey passes through miles and miles of canal country. Lots of people enjoy canoeing, jogging, hiking, bicycling, fishing and horseback riding in the area. The trail spans 70 miles in total, through fields and forests, perfect for pooches who love the outdoors. Dog owners are reminded to keep their pooch on a leash and to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Mountain Lakes Open Space Area Mountain Lakes Open Space Area provides hiking opportunities along with picturesque views in Princeton, NJ. The 75-acre protected area has 8 miles of easy dog-friendly hikes. Just keep Fido on a leash while on the trails. You can also fish in the beautiful man-made lake. See Details
Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park Trail The Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park 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 Princeton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park 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
Thompson Park Thompson Park is a pet-friendly recreation area that spans 675 acres in Monroe Township, NJ. There's an off-leash dog area and miles and miles of wooded pathways to enjoy at this park. Wildlife lovers will relish the chance to spot a variety of animals hanging out in the park. See Details
Bicentennial Park Bicentennial Park is a dog-friendly recreation area in East Brunswick, NJ. It features hiking trails in the woods and along the lake, with many places to relax or picnic. The lake allows non-motorized boats, so it's also a great place to kayak with you dog. Additional amenities include grills, sports fields, a children's playground, convenient parking, and restrooms. Dogs must be leashed within the park. See Details
Kingston Branch Loop Trail The Kingston Branch Loop 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 Princeton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Kingston Branch Loop 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
D&L Trail The D&L Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Washington Crossing! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the D&L 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
Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park Trail The Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park 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 Somerset! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park 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
Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park Trail The Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park 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 South Bound Brook! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park 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
Jamesburg Park Conservation Area Visit the pet-friendly Jamesburg Park Conservation Area in East Brunswick, NJ. This attraction is home to Helmetta Lake Park, where tons of trails weave around a lake and there are lots of outdoor activities to enjoy with your pooch. Other park features include small walking paths, a large lake, a walking dock, a playground, a picnic area and more. There are also dog poop disposal stations for you to clean up after your pet. 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 Princeton Junction! 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
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association is a pet-friendly recreation area in Pennington, NJ. It's situated on a 930-acre nature reserve that boasts 10 miles of environmentally pristine trails open year-around. Bring Fido for a walk or a picnic. See Details