Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Skamania, WA

There’s 1 dog friendly hiking trail in Skamania, and 11 more nearby. 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 Skamania.

Pet Friendly Dark Meadow
Dark Meadow Dark Meadow is a 5.6 mile hike in Gifford Pinchot National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. As you start out, you will journey through old forest before climbing into the meadows filled with wildflowers and wildlife. The views from here are stunning and include Mount St. Helens, Mount Adams, and Jumbo Peak. Bring water for both you and Fido, since there isn't any along the trail. See Details
Pet Friendly Ramona Falls Trail
Ramona Falls Trail Ramona Falls Trail is an easy, 7.2 mile hike that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. On your way to Ramona Falls you will be walking on the mudflows of Mount Hood's 1781 eruption. Please note that Northwest Forest Pass required. See Details
Multnomah Falls Travel to the breathtaking Multnomah Falls to enjoy the splendor of cool water cascading 611 feet to the base of the falls. Enjoy easy access to the base of the falls from the parking area or hike up the paved trail to Benson Bridge for a closer view of the water. Your pup is welcome to enjoy the hike with you as long as he remains leashed on the trail. See Details
Latourell Falls (Upper Trail) This is a moderately easy, 1.6 mile hike in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. The trail to the upper falls is far less traveled than the lower trail as it skirts around steep cliffs that lookout over the lower falls. Please note that dogs must be on leash. See Details
Angels Rest Trail Angels Rest Trail is a moderately easy, 4.6 mile hike in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This extremely popular hike is sure to be busy, but offers a stunning view on a short, easy hike. Be sure to bring water, since there is only one stream along the way. Please note that dogs must be on leash. See Details
Rooster Rock State Park Off Leash Area Pets love the chance to splash on the beach at this designated off-leash area near the marina. Be careful as the area is not fenced. See Details
Burnt Lake Trail Burnt Lake Trail is a moderately easy, 5.5 mile hike in Mount Hood National Forest that will take about 5 to 7 hours to complete with Fido. The old cedar forest was taken over by fire in the past, so there are charred stumps under the mossy young tress that are growing in. Northwest Forest Pass required. See Details
Larch Mountain to Multnomah Falls Trail Larch Mountain to Multnomah Falls Trail is a moderately easy, 12 mile hike in Mount Hood National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. The picnic area this trail (441) departs from makes a nice spot for a bite to eat before or after your hike. The trail leads along a ridge crest through a peaceful forest. The short walk to Sherrard point from the trailhead is also well worth checking out for its view of the Portland Basin and Columbia River. Please note that dogs must be on leash. See Details
Triple Falls Trail Triple Falls Trail is a moderately easy, 7.4 mile hike in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area that will take about 3.5 hours to complete with Fido. By going to Triple Falls via this less populated trail you will enjoy a little more solitude, and also avoid the slippery passes behind two waterfalls that you would encounter on the other trail. Keep a short leash on Fido since there are some drop offs on this trail. Please note that dogs must be on leash. See Details
Beacon Rock Trail Beacon Rock Trail is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at this popular trail that takes you up 848-foot Beacon Rock. Hiking to waterfalls are the best thing to do at this park, where there are plenty of vantage points for eagle-eye views. See Details
Wahkeena Trail Loop Wahkeena Trail Loop is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners if they are leashed and well-behaved. This 4.6 has six officially named waterfalls on this trip and a number of cascades and intermittent falls. Start your hike at Multnomah Falls or the Wahkeena Trail head. If you have a harder time with elevation climbs, its recommended to start on the Multnomah side where the trail has more switch backs and is paved. The trail is rated as moderately difficult. See Details
Pacific Crest Trail Pacific Crest Trail in Washington is pet-friendly. Beginning at the Bridge of the Gods on the Columbia River, this section of the 2,650 mile west coast pathway ends at Monument 78 on the Canadian border. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on a diverse hike through the Columbia River Gorge, Indian Heaven Wilderness, Mount Adams, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Packwood Glacier to the North Cascades and beyond. See Details