Dog Friendly Trails in Murrieta, CA

There are 10 dog friendly hiking trails in Murrieta, CA. Use the links below to get an overview of each trail, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners.

Fishermans Camp Trail

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Fishermans Camp Trail is a moderately easy, 6.5 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest that will take about 3.5 hours to complete with Fido. This 38,000 acre wilderness is the largest in the Cleveland National Forest. Enjoy the woodland, grasslands, canyons, mountains, and hills in this beautiful area. It is a good idea to bring water with you on this hike.

Tenaja Falls Trail

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Tenaja Falls Trail is an easy, 1.5 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. The ranches and mansions you'll see on the drive to this trail are almost as amazing as the falls at the end of it.

Santa Margarita River Trail

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Enjoy the varied terrain with your leashed pet on the trails of this friendly Fallbrook park.

San Luis Rey Bike Trail

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The San Luis Rey Bike Trail is bicycle and pedestrian friendly. Dogs must be kept on a leash of not more than 6 feet. The trail is paved and mostly flat with multiple entry points, mostly where the road crosses over the path. It's a well maintained trail but not lit, so be sure to be visible at night.

San Luis Rey River Trail (Oceanside)

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The San Luis Rey River Trail (Oceanside) is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Oceanside! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the San Luis Rey River Trail (Oceanside). 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 <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032527">TrailLink.com</a>.

San Juan Loop Trail

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San Juan Loop Trail is an easy, 2 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest that will take about 1 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.

Terri Peak Trail

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Terri Peak Trail is a moderately easy, 3.5 mile hike in Lake Perris State Recreation Area that will take about 1.5 hours to complete with Fido. This well marked trail is a great way to train for higher altitude hikes. The trail has some very steep section where you will gain a lot of elevation and is a great workout.

Morgan Trail

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Morgan Trail is a moderately easy, 6 mile hike in Cleveland National Forest that will take about 2.5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers a wonderful piece of solitude, yet isn't out of the way. It is less crowded because it is not located on Highway 74.

Monserate Mountain Preserve

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Leashed dogs welcome on many of the Fallbrook Land Conservancy Preserves. Monserate Mountain trail has 1.5 mile climb to summit for panoramic views to ocean and mountains. Bring water. Too hot for dogs in summer. Trailhead just east of I-15 at intersection of Stewart Canyons and Pankey Rd.

Guajome Park

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Walk the 4.5 miles of light trafficked trails that run throughout the park. Dogs must be leashed at all times.