Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Livermore, CA

There are 3 dog-friendly hiking trails in Livermore, and 18 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 Livermore.

Pet Friendly Sycamore Grove Regional Park
Sycamore Grove Regional Park Dogs are welcome at Sycamore Grove Regional Park, a wine country public park in Livermore, CA. The pet-friendly trails follow winding streams through fields and woodlands, and Fido can join you as long as they are on a leash. The park itself spans a massive 847-acres and includes hiking, biking, walking, and jogging sections of trails. See Details
Pet Friendly Morgan Territory Regional Preserve
Morgan Territory Regional Preserve Morgan Territory Regional Preserve in Livermore, CA is dog-friendly. Occupying 5,300 acres of land, the preserve is popular for hiking, horseback riding, cycling, picnicking and camping. Dogs must be leashed at all times. Hikers can admire expansive ridgetop views of Mount Diablo to the west, Mount St. Helena to the north and the snow-covered Sierra to the east. The preserve also boasts over 90 species of wildflowers which bloom each spring. Reservations are required for overnight camping. See Details
Lake Del Valle State Recreation Area Located in Livermore, CA, Lake Del Valle State Recreation Area is home to a number of dog-friendly areas. People enjoy the park's facilities for picnicking, horseback riding, boating, fishing, and swimming. Fido is only allowed to join you in public areas, such as the picnic site. You should contact them directly for opening times on the day you are looking to visit. A minimal fee is charged per dog. See Details
Black Diamond Railroad Trail Black Diamond Railroad Trail in Antioch, CA, 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 dog-friendly "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Antioch! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Black Diamond Mines Regional Perserve. 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
Las Trampas Wilderness Regional Preserve Las Trampas Wilderness Regional Preserve is a dog-friendly recreation area in San Ramon, CA. The more than 5700 acres includes hiking trails, picnic areas, historic sites and more. Please bring your own water as the park's water supply is inconsistent. See Details
Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park is a dog-friendly recreational area in Sunol, CA. The preserve features more than 9000 acres of woodlands for you and Fido to explore. Hop on one of the hiking trails and enjoy views of Pleasanton and Livermore Valleys. See Details
Dublin Hills Regional Park Bring your pup to this hidden gem and enjoy views of the Tri Valley and San Francisco Bay area at Dublin Hills Regional Park in Dublin, CA. This pet-friendly park covers 654 acres in Alameda County and is part of the East Bay Regional Park District. Enjoy hiking the trails with Fido through grasslands past several seasonal streams and springs. Parking and restrooms are available at the Donlon Point Staging Area. See Details
Dougherty Hills Open Space Take your leashed pup for a hike on the trails at dog-friendly Dougherty Hills Open Space, the largest open space area in the city of Dublin, CA at 107.5 acres. The trailhead is located behind Dougherty Hills Dog Park. You and your pup can enjoy some exercise and sunshine as you hike through the rolling hills and take in sweeping views of Mount Diablo and the Tri-Valley. Be sure to bring some water for you and Fido, and please note that there is no shade along the path. See Details
Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area Leashed pets are welcome to explore Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area, a dog-friendly lakefront park in Fremont, CA. This beautiful water-oriented recreation area spans 470 acres and offers hiking, picnicking, boating, swimming, fishing and wildlife viewing. A small fee is collected per vehicle, and per dog. See Details
Contra Loma Regional Park Contra Loma Regional Park in Antioch, CA is dog-friendly. This 780-acre park is a popular spot to hike and also gives direct access to Contra Lake Reservoir for fishing, sailing and swimming. A small fee applies to use the parking area, to bring your pets, and when accessing the reservoir. See Details
Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area Dogs are welcome at Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area in Livermore, CA, where fishing and windsurfing are popular activities. If Fido isn't much for standing on a board, they don't have to be bored because you can wander the pet-friendly trails around the reservoir together, as long as your pup is leashed. Dogs may be allowed to take a dip in the water, but it's worth calling ahead first to double check and to find out the opening times on the specific day you'd like to visit. See Details
Alameda Creek Regional Trail Following the banks of Alameda Creek for roughly 12 miles, Alameda Creek Regional Trail in Fremont, CA is dog friendly. The south-side trail is recommended for bikers, hikers, joggers, and runners. The north-side trail is designed for horseback riding. Fido must be on a leash where posted, and under complete voice control elsewhere. Owners must clean up after their pets. A trail map can be found on Alameda Creek Regional Trail's official website. See Details
Mission Peak Regional Preserve Mission Peak Regional Preserve in Fremont, CA is dog friendly. This popular 3,000 acre park offers opportunities for hiking, camping and horseback riding. Leashed pets are welcome to accompany you on numerous hiking trails, to bird watch, or admire an abundance of spring wildflowers adorning the hillside. Hikers who embark on a trek to Mission Peak will be rewarded with views of Mount Hamilton, the Santa Cruz Mountains, Mt. Tamalpais, Mt. Diablo and the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The preserve can be accessed through the Ohlone Entrance at 43600 Mission Boulevard, or the Stanford Avenue Staging Area on Stanford Avenue. Pet owners should be mindful that dogs can over-heat on strenuous trails, especially on warm summer days. Hike with Fido on cool days, take regular breaks, and carry plenty of water. See Details
Shell Ridge Open Space Shell Ridge Open Space in Walnut Creek, CA is dog friendly. This grassland and forested area occupies 1420 acres and offers visitors 31 miles of trails suitable for hiking, biking and horseback riding. Bring Fido to explore Shell Ridge on-leash or under voice control. Hikers can navigate both hillside or flat trails which vary in length and elevation gain. Dog owners should be mindful of horses on trails, cattle grazing on nearby land, and wildlife such as coyotes. See Details
Lone Tree Creek Park Leashed pets are welcome in Lone Tree Creek Park, a dog-friendly recreational area in Fremont, CA. Located at the corner of Starlight Way and Turquoise Street, the park has a large open lawn for a casual stroll or picnic with Fido. Additional features include a short paved trail, a basketball court, playground and bike rack. See Details
Iron Horse Regional Trail Iron Horse Regional Trail is a paved "rail-trail" that was formerly a railroad track. Now, it's a great place to walk Fido in San Ramon! 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
Central Park and Lake Elizabeth Located in the heart of Fremont, CA, Central Park and Lake Elizabeth is a beautiful dog-friendly recreation area. Set on 450 picturesque acres, bring your leashed companion for a 2-mile scenic walk around the lake, a relaxing picnic, or a visit to the dog park. The park has soccer fields and basketball courts, a playground, skate park, and gives visitors an opportunity to fish or play golf. Don't leave without allowing Fido to engage in off-leash play inside Central Park Dog Park. See Details
Iron Horse Regional Trail The Iron Horse Regional 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 dog-friendly "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Danville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Iron Horse Regional Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to BringFido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Iron Horse Regional Trail The Iron Horse Regional 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 Alamo! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Iron Horse Regional 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
Tehan Falls Loop Tehan Falls Loop is a pet-friendly trail in Pleasanton, CA. This trail is open year around and is great for hiking and birding. The starting and ending point of the trail is located on private property. However, the City of Pleasanton allows for access to the trails. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you hike this moderately challenging trail. See Details
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