Dog Friendly Trails in Hot Springs, AR

There are 6 dog friendly hiking trails in Hot Springs, AR. Use the links below to get an overview of each trail, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners.

Garvan Woodland Gardens

Just as the name indicates, you'll find acres and acres of woodland gardens at Garvan Woodland Gardens. You can rent a golf cart for a guided tour for a nominal fee, or you and your furry friend can walk along the many paths at your leisure, too. Take a picnic lunch or dine at Chipmunk Cafe's dog-friendly outdoor patio. Garvan Woodland Gardens has a charming pet fountain that looks like a natural spring coming out of the rock.

Hot Springs Creek Greenway

The Hot Springs Creek Greenway is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Hot Springs National Park! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Hot Springs Creek Greenway. 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 <a href=""></a>.

Hot Springs National Park

Nicknamed "The American Spa,” Hot Springs National Park surrounds the north end of the city of Hot Springs, Arkansas. You can no longer sit in the natural hot springs in the woods here, but you and Fido can explore 26 miles of trails with interesting rock formations, wildflowers, and beautiful scenery. There are trails of varying length and difficulty, so there's something for everyone. Those interested in historic buildings might also enjoy a stroll down Bathhouse Row and the Grand Promenade. Pets but must wait outside the visitor center and other park buildings if you decide to go inside.

Lake Catherine State Park

Not only can you and Fido enjoy guided interpretive hikes, self-guided hikes, fishing, and boating at Lake Catherine State Park, you can also enjoy spending the night at the park in one of the pet-friendly cabins. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times.

Lake Ouachita State Park

Spend the day fishing or hiking with your furry best friend at Lake Ouachita State Park. You and your pup will find plenty of ways to enjoy a day spent in nature here. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times.

DeGray Lake Resort State Park

DeGray Lake Resort State Park has many ways for you to enjoy a day in nature with your furry best friend including five hiking trails ranging from easy to moderate. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times.