Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Las Vegas, NV

There are 10 dog friendly hiking trails in Las Vegas. 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 Las Vegas.

Pet Friendly Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is less than a half-hour drive from the Strip in Las Vegas. Leashed pets are allowed on dog-friendly trails. Owners are required to clean up after their dogs. Baggies for waste disposal are available in the campground and at the Scenic Drive fee station. Fido must be leashed at all times in the campground areas, and at other developed facilities such as the visitor center, Willow Springs picnic area and Red Rock overlook. Due to the extreme temperatures in the Canyon, pet owners should never leave their pets unattended inside their vehicles, and you should bring plenty of water for your pet as well. There is a fee per vehicle to enter. See Details
Pet Friendly Cathedral Rock Trail
Cathedral Rock Trail Cathedral Rock Trail is pet-friendly. At nearly three miles, this out-and-back trail is rated moderate as it can get a little steep at times. Bring your leashed pooch with you to wander up from Mazie Canyon, enjoying wildflowers and butterflies during the spring. You can pause for a moment at the waterfall around halfway up the pathway which has an old road leading to it. The trail climbs a few short, steep switchbacks before reaching the summit, with a spectacular view of Kyle Canyon. Be careful of wintery hikes as this spot is a major avalanche zone and clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Clark County Wetlands Park Trails Clark County Wetlands Park is pet-friendly. The largest park in the Las Vegas park system, leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on trails and trailheads outside the Nature Preserve. It's a hidden getaway for urban pups to explore some wetlands. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that dogs leave behind. See Details
Fossil Ridge Loop Fossil Ridge Loop is a 4.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Blue Diamond, Nevada that offers the chance to see the local wildlife. The trail is used for hiking, walking, running, and mountain biking and is accessible year-round. Leashed dogs are allowed. See Details
Foxtail Picnic & Winter Snowplay Area Foxtail Picnic & Winter Snowplay Area is a recreation area in Las Vegas with access to dog-friendly, year-round fun! Visitors enjoy hiking, mountain biking, scenic driving and winter snowplay in this forested desert oasis. During the winter season, you and Fido can enjoy hillside snowplay, snowshoeing, sledding, building snowmen and making snow angels Parking and space is limited, so they operate on a first come, first served basis. There is a fee per vehicle to enter. Hours may vary depending on conditions, closures may occur at any time. Foxtail is required to have 12" of snow for sledding and may close due to conditions. See Details
Bristlecone Trail The Bristlecone Trail is dog-friendly. From November onwards, this trail is perfect for sledding, snowman building, and playing fetch with snowballs. See Details
Lovell Canyon Trail Lovell Canyon Trail is a 5.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Las Vegas, Nevada that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail. This is an easy hike that takes you through some beautiful wooded area. See Details
Bruce Trent Park Your leashed dog will love to romp and play at this Las Vegas park. See Details
Exploration Peak Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Exploration Peak Park in Las Vegas, NV. This pet-friendly features a large grassy field, plenty of shade trees and a moderate hiking trail up to a peak with Vegas views. There is plenty of free parking, as well as restroom facilities. Dogs must remain on a 6-foot leash, and waste bags are available at the park. See Details
Bob Baskin Park This nearly 6-acre park features a variety of activities, including a playground, picnic facilities, basketball courts. Just keep Fido on a leash while enjoying the park activities. See Details
River Mountains Loop Trail River Mountains Loop Trail is dog-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners, as long as they are leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. This pathway is approximately 34 miles in length and surrounds the River Mountains connecting Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Hoover Dam, Henderson, Boulder City and the rest of the Las Vegas Valley. There are trailheads in Boulder City, Henderson, and Lake Mead. See Details