Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Olympia, WA

There are 4 dog friendly hiking trails in Olympia. 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 Olympia.

Pet Friendly Olympic National Forest
Olympic National Forest Olympic National Forest is a beautiful dog-friendly forest in Olympia, WA. With the Olympic Mountains nestled in the center, the Olympic National Forest offers the unique opportunity to explore the only temperate rainforest in the lower 48. Visitors have the opportunity to experience the rushing rivers, coastal rain forests, alpine wildflowers and stunning views of the Puget Sound from mountain peaks. Lower Lena Lake Trail is a 7 mile out-and-back trail which attracts backpackers, campers, and day hikers. This beautiful trail takes hikers on a climb to Lake Lena. Dogs should be leashed on this busy route, and hikers can expect moderate switchbacks at this start of this trail. A recreation pass is required to park at the trailhead. Pet owners should note that dogs are not permitted on the trail to Upper Lake Lena. See Details
Pet Friendly Chehalis Western Trail (Woodard Bay Trail)
Chehalis Western Trail (Woodard Bay Trail) The Chehalis Western Trail (Woodard Bay 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 Olympia! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Chehalis Western Trail (Woodard Bay 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
Evergreen State College Trails Evergreen’s campus includes a large network of trails leading to the college’s Organic Farm, unspoiled forested areas, and beach on the Puget Sound. Dogs are often found sniffing around the forest and frolicking on the beach. See Details
Woodland Trail (Olympia) The Woodland Trail (Olympia) 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 Olympia! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Woodland Trail (Olympia). 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
Chehalis Western Trail The Chehalis Western 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 Lacey! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Chehalis Western 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