Dog Friendly Trails in San Rafael, CA

There are 19 dog friendly hiking trails in San Rafael, CA. Use the links below to get an overview of each trail, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners.

Lands End Trail

Pets on leashes are welcome to join you as you take in the stunning views on this famous San Francisco trail.

San Francisco Embarcadero

The San Francisco Embarcadero 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 San Francisco! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the San Francisco Embarcadero. 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=6032642">TrailLink.com</a>.

Tiburon Linear Park

The Tiburon Linear Park 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 Belvedere Tiburon! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Tiburon Linear Park. 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=6031964">TrailLink.com</a>.

Old Railroad Grade Trail

The Old Railroad Grade 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 Mill Valley! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Old Railroad Grade 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 <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015274">TrailLink.com</a>.

Marin Headlands

Pets are welcome to join you on-leash as you relax or play in this beautiful Sausalito park.

Larkspur Path (Corte Madera-Larkspur Path)

The Larkspur Path (Corte Madera-Larkspur Path) 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 Corte Madera! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Larkspur Path (Corte Madera-Larkspur Path). 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=6015159">TrailLink.com</a>.

Mill Valley-Sausalito Path

The Mill Valley-Sausalito Path 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 Mill Valley! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mill Valley-Sausalito Path. 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=6015406">TrailLink.com</a>.

Albany Hill Park

The scent of eucalyptus fills the air at this beautiful park, which also includes historic Native American sites. Pets are welcome on-leash, though be careful on steep trails.

San Francisco Bay Trail - Pinole/Hercules Area

The San Francisco Bay Trail - Pinole/Hercules Area 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 Pinole! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the San Francisco Bay Trail - Pinole/Hercules Area. 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=6369680">TrailLink.com</a>.

Dawn Falls

Pets are welcome on-leash on designated hiking trails at this beautiful park, which includes gorgeous waterfalls.

Sir Francis Drake Bikeway

The Sir Francis Drake Bikeway 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 Nicasio! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Sir Francis Drake Bikeway. 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=6015313">TrailLink.com</a>.

Dracena Quarry

Bring your pet for some off-leash exercise in the grassy area of upper Redwood Canyon. Off-leash permit required.

Ohlone Greenway

The Ohlone Greenway 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 El Cerrito! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Ohlone 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 <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015310">TrailLink.com</a>.

Sir Francis Drake Bikeway

The Sir Francis Drake Bikeway 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 Lagunitas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Sir Francis Drake Bikeway. 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=6015313">TrailLink.com</a>.

Piedmont Park

Take a scenic hike with your pet, who is welcome to join you off-leash on the trails. Pets must be leashed on lawn, and off-leash permit is required. The area is not fenced.

Point Isabel Regional Shoreline Trail

The Point Isabel Regional Shoreline 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 Richmond! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Point Isabel Regional Shoreline 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 <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6362078">TrailLink.com</a>.

Phoenix Lake

Pets are welcome on-leash on the beautiful, relaxing hike around this lovely lake. Keep an eye out for some of the local wildlife.

Mount Sutro Open Space Reserve

Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy the more than five miles of trails at Mount Sutro Open Space Reserve, adjacent to UCSF's Parnassus campus. The reserve is home to a forest more than 100 years old along with many varieties of birds and other wildlife. There is no public parking at the reserve so visitors must park on Clarendon Avenue near Johnstone Drive and walk past the Aldea Center along Johnstone Drive to reach the trailhead. Keep

Grandview Park

Featuring outstanding views, a small network of trails, and a dune plant community, Grandview Park is a favorite with locals and visitors alike. The majority of the climb is made up of wooden stairs while the short trail around the top of the hill is made up of soft soil. The dune community is extremely fragile, so please stay on the path at all times. Dogs must be leashed at all times.