Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Nashville, TN

There are 7 dog-friendly hiking trails in Nashville. 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 Nashville.

Pet Friendly Centennial Park
Centennial Park Centennial Park is a pet-friendly 132-acre area in Nashville, TN. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their premier parks, including the iconic Parthenon, a 1-mile walking trail, Lake Watauga, historical monuments and an event center. A dog park for your furry friend to play off-leash is also on site. See Details
Pet Friendly The Trails at Fontanel
The Trails at Fontanel Leash up your pup and head down The Trails at Fontanel for a delightful stroll along a well-maintained path. Enjoy the peaceful beauty of Whites Creek and views of the gorgeous Fontanel Mansion at this dog-friendly area in Nashville, TN. There are benches lined along the trail so you can take restful breaks alongside your hiking companion. See Details
Shelby Bottoms Greenway The Shelby Bottoms Greenway is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Nashville! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Shelby Bottoms Greenway. 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
Warner Parks Warner Parks is a pet-friendly community hub in Nashville, TN. Fido is welcome to explore one of the largest municipally administered parks in the state. This popular destination offers a dog park, scenic roadways and overlooks, hiking trails, cross-country running courses and more. See Details
Tony Rose Park Spend time unwinding with Fido at the pet-friendly Tony Rose Park in Nashville, TN! This community recreation area features a paved walking trail, a playground, benches, pavilions and a mural. See Details
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park Leash Fido and explore the beautiful pet-friendly Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park in downtown Nashville, TN. This 19-acre park includes a 200-foot granite map of the state, a 95-bell carillon, a WWII memorial, the Rivers of Tennessee fountains and the Pathway of History. There are also picnic tables and restrooms. See Details
Richland Creek Greenway The Richland Creek Greenway follows along Richland Creek in Nashville, TN. Your leashed furry friend is welcome to join you on any of their three trails. The pathways connect the neighborhoods of Sylvan and Cherokee Park, where you can come across shopping centers, entertainment areas, and schools. See Details
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage Andrew Jackson's Hermitage is a pet-friendly national historic landmark in Tennessee. Dogs are welcome to explore the outdoor sections with a grounds pass. Walk together through Andrew Jackson’s life and home, explore a beautiful, historic Tennessee farm, and experience an important piece of Nashville and America. See Details
Smith Springs Recreational Area Activities at the pet-friendly Smith Springs Recreational Area in Antioch, TN, range from fishing, hunting, picnicking, boating, canoeing, hiking and wildlife viewing. It's located on J. Percy Priest Lake, and dogs can swim in the lake! The beach is rocky, so bring water shoes. There are also people fishing in the area, so you'll want to stay away from the lines, but there's plenty of beach for everyone. The picnic area is nice and shady. This park is open April 1st through October 29th. See Details
Cumberland River Bicentennial Trail The Cumberland River Bicentennial 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 Ashland City! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Cumberland River Bicentennial 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
Moss-Wright Park Moss-Wright Park is a pet-friendly community hub in Goodlettsville, TN. Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy the picnic area or a hike along their 2.2-mile paved trail. There's also an off-leash dog area on site. This is the largest park in the city, totaling 147 acres. See Details
Sharp Springs Park Sharp Springs Park is a pet-friendly community hub in Smyrna, TN. Fido can join you while you explore but must remain on a leash. There are hiking trails, two greenway trailheads, a disc golf course and a dog park to enjoy with your furry friend. See Details