Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Northampton, MA

There are 10 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Northampton. 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 Northampton.

Pet Friendly Norwottuck Rail Trail
Norwottuck Rail Trail The Norwottuck Rail 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 Belchertown! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Norwottuck Rail 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
Pet Friendly Amethyst Brook Conservation Area
Amethyst Brook Conservation Area Very nice series of trails through woods along Amethyst Brook and Mt. Orient. Most of the trails end up in N. Amherst if you're up for a long hike. Lots of friendly dog owners here. The rules say off leash only before 10 am. Know your dog and his/her social abilities and most folks keep them off leash. See Details
Norwottuck Rail Trail The Norwottuck Rail 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 Amherst! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Norwottuck Rail 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
Northfield Mountain Recreation and Environmental Center Northfield Mountain Recreation and Environmental Center is pet-friendly. Featuring 26 miles of carriage road width trails and 6 miles of single track trails, this is a great place to bring your pooch for a leashed walk. You'll find water available at outside faucets, too. Pets must be leashed and owners must clean up after their pets. Closed for pets during ski/snowshoe season. See Details
Manhan Rail Trail The Manhan Rail 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 Easthampton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Manhan Rail 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
Canalside Trail The Canalside 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 Deerfield! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Canalside 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
Canalside Trail The Canalside 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 Turners Falls! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Canalside 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
Mittineaugue Park Hiking Trails Leashed dogs are welcome to walk on the hiking trails at Mittineague Park. See Details
Robinson State Park Leashed dogs are welcome on approximately 20 miles of trails in the park that are shared by walkers, hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. Many of them offer scenic views of the Westfield River, including the 17-acre island west of the falls at Mittineague, which is one of the park's most picturesque spots. Daily Parking Fee: $8 MA Vehicle, $15 non-MA Vehicle. See Details
Wentworth Farm Wentworth Farm is pet-friendly. This old farm turned conservation area is great for walking and socializing dogs. The old fields are kept as open meadows with well-worn trails, including loops around said fields, multiple spots to hang out by the Fort River, and trails that connect to Stanley St, Old Farm Rd, Kestrel Ln, and to the adjacent Brickyard Conservation Area. The pond has beavers and herons if you like to view wildlife, and is a popular fishing and ice-skating spot. See Details