Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Lakeland, FL

There’s 1 dog friendly hiking trail in Lakeland, and 7 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 Lakeland.

Pet Friendly Fort Fraser Trail
Fort Fraser Trail The Fort Fraser 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 Lakeland! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Fort Fraser 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
Pet Friendly Edward Medard Park
Edward Medard Park The park hosts both paved and unpaved trails, lots of fishing pavilions, and a campground. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Fort Fraser Trail The Fort Fraser 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 Bartow! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Fort Fraser 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
General James A. Van Fleet State Trail The General James A. Van Fleet State 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 Polk City! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the General James A. Van Fleet State 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
Northeast Regional Park The Northeast Regional Park is home to a fenced-in dog park. There's a separate area for small and large dogs, grass to run and play on, and water for dogs who get hot while they're playing. You'll also discover lots of gun agility items and a shaded picnic area for humans to stick in the shade. The park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Lower Green Swamp Preserve Lower Green Swamp Preserve is pet-friendly. You and your pooch have many different trails to choose from, both short and long. Keep your dog leashed around other trail users. You may run into other dogs and horses on certain trails. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by pups. This preserve is open every day of the week from sunrise until sunset. See Details
Hilochee Wildlife Management Area, Osprey Unit Hilochee Wildlife Management Area, Osprey Unit is pet-friendly. Hiking, biking and horseback riding are best on non-hunting days in the fall through the spring. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you explore this natural area in Polk City. See if you can spot native wildlife, including a variety of colorful butterflies. Hilochee Wildlife Management Area, Osprey Unit is open every day of the week from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Alderman's Ford Conservation Park Alderman's Ford Conservation Park is pet-friendly. The park's most popular attraction is a 1.9 mile paved loop that follows the north and south prongs of the Alafia River, which is popular among canoeists. Dog walkers and cyclists are welcome on the trail. Along the way, you can continue your adventure by following links with a boardwalk and foot bridges, leading into shaded woods of gigantic cypress and oak trees. Alderman's Ford Conservation Park is open every day of the week from 8am to 7pm during the summer months and 8am to 6pm during the winter months. See Details