Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Lake Elsinore, CA

There are 2 dog friendly hiking trails in Lake Elsinore, and 12 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 Lake Elsinore.

Pet Friendly San Juan Loop Trail
San Juan Loop Trail San Juan Loop Trail is an easy two-mile hike in Lake Elsinore, CA. This dog-friendly trail is located within Cleveland National Forest and will take about one hour to complete with Fido. This short trail offers beautiful scenery and attracts crowds accordingly. This is one of the most used trails in the Santa Ana Mountains and is suitable for all types of people. See Details
Pet Friendly Morgan Trail
Morgan Trail Morgan Trail is a moderately easy, dog-friendly, 8.4-mile, out-and-back hike in Lake Elsinore, CA. This trail is located within the Cleveland National Forest and will take about 4-6 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers a wonderful piece of solitude, yet isn't out of the way. See Details
California Citrus State Historic Park Spanning over 400 acres of southern California, the dog-friendly California Citrus State Historic Park in Riverside is a throwback to the early 1900s, a time when citrus fruits were being touted as the second gold rush of the state. The California Citrus State Historic Park has lots of demonstration groves and picnic areas among the trees. Leashed dogs are welcome on several trails around the groves, but aren't permitted inside any buildings. Hours vary by season so be sure to check their website before visiting. See Details
Santa Margarita River Trail Santa Margarita River Trail is a dog-friendly, 5-mile path in Fallbrook, CA. Enjoy varying terrain and beautiful views. Visitors are often surprised to see so many broad water impoundments along the river which are the work of the California golden beaver. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Skyline Drive to Beek's Place Skyline Drive to Beek's Place is a dog-friendly, 10.9 mile trail in Corona, CA, that is open to hikers and bicyclist. This is the original entrance, as the new entrance on West Foothill has a new housing project that does not allow public parking. Street parking available on Foothill. The trail is accessible year-round and Fido must be kept on a leash. See Details
Sycamore Canyon Park Sycamore Canyon Wilderness Park is a 1,500-acre park in Riverside, CA, home to many rare species. A dog-friendly trail system allows locals and tourists alike to enjoy nature and provides amazing views of the city. Pets must be leashed and cleaned up after during their visit. Dog owners are asked to bring their own clean-up bags, and keep an eye out for snakes and other wildlife. See Details
Hidden Valley Nature Center and Wildlife Area Hidden Valley Nature Center and Wildlife Area is a dog-friendly attraction in Riverside, CA, offering over 10 miles of trails along the Santa Ana River and in the surrounding hills. There's also an additional, paved, four-mile bike trail that is great for dog walkers with strollers and toddlers. Please ensure Fido is kept on a leash. There's a parking fee per vehicle and an admission fee per dog. Please note: this location only accepts cash. No debit or credit cards will be accepted. See Details
Tenaja Falls Trail Tenaja Falls Trail is an easy, dog-friendly hike in Fallbrook, CA. This half-hour hike will take you to Tenaja Falls. The trail winds another 2.1 miles up the canyon ending the Morgan Trail. The trailhead can be accessed by two routes, with the easier access being from the south. Visit their website for detailed directions. See Details
Mount Rubidoux Trail Mount Rubidoux Trail is an easy 2.7-mile loop trail near Riverside, CA. This dog-friendly trail features a river, bird watching, wildflowers and stunning views from the summit. The trail is accessible year-round. Please keep Fido leashed when visiting. See Details
Terri Peak Trail Terri Peak Trail is a moderately easy, 2.8-mile hike in Perris, CA. This dog-friendly trail is located within Lake Perris State Recreation Area and will take about 1.5 hours to complete with Fido. The well-marked trail is a great way to train for higher-altitude hikes. It has some very steep sections where you will gain a lot of elevation and is a great workout, and is accessible year-round. Dogs are able to use this trail but must be kept on a leash. Lake Perris State Recreation Area charges a fee to enter. Fees are per vehicle. If you are entering on foot or bike there is no fee. See Details
Lake Perris State Recreation Area Lake Perris State Recreation Area in Perris, CA, has some dog-friendly trails and campsites. Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed within 100 feet of the water. Fido can join you on the bike trail that loops around the lake, taking in the crystal waters and the rolling hills in the backdrop. You can also take your pooch into the campgrounds in the area. The park is open daily. See Details
Islander Park Loop Islander Park Loop is a dog-friendly .7-mile loop trail through the foothills of the Box Springs Mountains in Riverside, CA. This dirt trail is great for walking and jogging. This route is generally considered easy and takes on average 17 minutes to complete. Please keep Fido on a leash during your visit. See Details
Pumpkin Rock Trail Check out the dog-friendly Pumpkin Rock Trail in Norco, CA. This spot features different trails with varying levels of difficulty, all of which lead to a giant rock painted like a jack-o'-lantern that sits at the top. Leashed pups are welcome, but please make sure to pick up after them. See Details
Fishermans Camp Trail Fishermans Camp Trail is a dog-friendly 2.9-mile trail in Murrieta, CA. Located within the San Mateo Canyon Wilderness, this hike is considered moderately challenging and will take an average of an hour and a half to complete with Fido. This trail is quite popular for bird watching and hiking. Your pup is welcome to hike alongside you but must stay leashed. See Details