Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Lakewood, NJ

There are 12 dog-friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Lakewood. 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 Lakewood.

Pet Friendly Dorbrook Recreation Area
Dorbrook Recreation Area You'll love strolling down the easy, paved pathways of the lovely and dog-friendly Dorbrook Recreation Area in Colts Neck, NJ, where your leashed pet is welcome to join you. See Details
Pet Friendly Holmdel Park
Holmdel Park Visit the pet-friendly Holmdel Park in Holmdel, NJ. Walk the trail around the recreation area with your pup or go the opposite direction and discover the beautiful surrounding nature. Bring your pooch along on a leash, and don't forget to clean up any mess that's left behind. See Details
Cattus Island County Park Cattus Island County Park is a 530 acre dog-friendly park featuring seven miles of trails in Toms River, NJ. Leashed dogs are welcome join you while you explore. Dog owners should clean up after their pet and check them for ticks after their visit. See Details
Double Trouble State Park The Double Trouble State Park is a pet-friendly state park and historic district in Bayville, NJ. There's a self-guided, marked 1.5-mile loop nature trail and several miles of unmarked paths along sand service roads. Nature trail guides are available at the trailhead next to the cranberry packing house and at the park information building. Double Trouble Village is an active cranberry farm. Pets must be on a leash at all times and owners must clean up after their pets. Make sure you check your dog for ticks when you're done exploring. See Details
Manasquan Reservoir Check out the pet-friendly Manasquan Reservoir in Howell, NJ. This 1,208-acre park welcomes leashed pups on their trails. See Details
Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway The Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway 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 Manasquan! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway. 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
Wells Mills County Park Wells Mills County Park offers many beautiful trails to walk with your dog in Toms River, NJ. The pet-friendly park features 910-acres wooded paths, grassy fields, picnic areas, a conservation area, and so much more to explore with Fido! See Details
Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway The Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway 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 Farmingdale! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway. 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
Eno's Pond County Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Eno's Pond County Park, a 28-acre recreation area in Forked River, NJ. The pet-friendly paved and unpaved trails weave through open fields, wooded areas, observations decks, and around Eno's Pond. There's also a conservation area, children's playground, picnic area with grills, and restrooms. See Details
Asbury Park Boardwalk The Asbury Park Boardwalk is pet-friendly during the off-season. The famous bustling boardwalk, located in Asbury Park, NJ, invites you and your leashed pooch for a lovely stroll adjacent to the sand. Fantastic food, eclectic boutiques, family fun, colorful nightlife and a great live music scene await on this historic beachfront promenade. City ordinance prohibits dogs on the boardwalk from May 16 to September 14. See Details