Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Sunriver, OR

There are 13 dog-friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Sunriver. 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 Sunriver.

Pet Friendly Deschutes River Trail
Deschutes River Trail Deschutes River Trail is a pet-friendly path in Bend, OR. It's an easy, 8.5-mile hike in Deschutes National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. Set out on the Benham Falls trail and go 0.7 mile to Benham Falls. Another 0.2 mile past the Falls you will connect with the Deschutes River Trail. Please note that dogs must be on leash. See Details
Pet Friendly Big Sky Park & Luke Damon Sports Complex
Big Sky Park & Luke Damon Sports Complex Bring Fido and the family out for a day of fun at Big Sky Park & Luke Damon Sports Complex in bend, OR. The park features open grassy areas, trails, learning areas, a skills course, sports fields & courts, and even a dog park. Remember to leash your pet while in the public park and clean up after them. See Details
Pine Nursery Park Trail The Pine Nursery Park Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Bend! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Pine Nursery Loop 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 See Details
Todd Lake Trail Todd Lake Trail is a pet-friendly path in Bend, OR. It's a moderately easy, 5.6-mile hike that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This wide trail leads to a walk-in campground as well as the very popular Todd Lake. A leash is highly recommended due to the heavy crowds during peak season. Please note that a Northwest Forest Pass is required. See Details
Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort There are so many ways to have fun with your pup at the Mount Bachelor Ski Resort in Bend, OR. Dogs are allowed on the Pine Marten chair lift during the summer months, as long as they are fitted with an owner-provided full body harness capable of safely supporting the animal’s weight in the event a lift evacuation is required. Fido is also allowed on approved dog-friendly hiking trails, but must remain under restricted length (8 feet or less) leash control. Mt. Bachelor does not offer an off-leash area in the summer due to protected wildlife and vegetation. Hiking tickets are available for a fee. During the winter months the resort provides an off-leash, Ruffwear Dog Park. The park has a snow-play area for dogs, as well as dog toys. The park can be found at the far west end of the West Village parking area. The Mt. Bachelor Base Area is a "Doggie Free Zone." Dogs must remain in the parking lot (on a leash) or supervised in the Ruffwear Dog Park. See Details
Deschutes National Forest The vast majority of the Bend, OR's Deschutes National Forest is pet-friendly and accommodates off-leash opportunities for dogs. From May 15 to September 15, dogs must be leashed in campgrounds, in Three Sisters Wilderness Area (Green Lakes, Moraine Lakes, South Sister, Soda Creek, Todd Lake and Crater Ditch trails), and the Deschutes River Trail (unless they are exiting or entering the water). In winter (November 1 to May 1) dogs are allowed on all but 1% of the Deschutes National Forest. The area where dogs are not allowed is located north of the Cascade Lakes Highway and includes areas accessed by the Virginia-Meissner, Swampy Lakes, Vista Butte and Dutchman Sno-Parks. Dogs are allowed in the area with a permit, for the purpose of skijoring or dog sledding. See Details
Bend Ale Trail Bend Ale Trail is a pet-friendly activity in Bend, OR. It's a great excuse to have a drink, explore the town and hang out with your pooch. Grab a passport from participating breweries and receive a stamp from every dog-friendly brewery. The more stamps you get, the more beer you drink, but also the bigger your prize. Send your completed passport off to the Bend Visitor Center to receive it. The address listed is one of the taprooms on the jaunt, though there are many throughout the route. See Details
Paulina Falls Day Use Area Bring Fido to this dog-friendly day use area to take in the stunning Paulina Creek Falls in La Pine, OR. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the trek to the double falls, as long as they are leashed. There is an accessible trail to its picnic sites and an overlook; however, parking at this site requires a recreation pass, which can't be purchased on site. Dog owners will need to check out Paulina Falls Day Use Area's official website for information on where to purchase a recreation pass. This site also informs owners of when the Falls are open to the public. See Details
Green Lakes to Soda Creek Trail Green Lakes to Soda Creek Trail is a pet-friendly path in Bend, OR. It's a moderately easy, 12-mile hike in Three Sisters Wilderness that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. Popular for a reason, this trail offers seemingly endless beauty with its alpine meadows, mountains views, waterfalls, and young volcanic rock. Not to mention stream access in several places for cooling off. Please note that a Northwest Forest Pass is required. See Details
Peter Skene Ogden Trail Peter Skene Ogden Trail is a pet-friendly path in La Pine, OR. It's a moderately easy, 9.5-mile hike that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. If you enjoy the sound of flowing water, than you will love this hike that follows Paulina Creek to Paulina Lake passing waterfalls along the way. Mountain bikers are only allowed to ride this trail uphill, and although horses can use the hill in both directions they have a separate parallel trail. Please note that a Northwest Forest Pass is required. The trail starts at the Ogden Group Camp in Newberry National Volcanic Monument, just north of La Pine. See Details
Sun Lava Trail Sun Lava Trail is a paved walking path which borders Deschutes National Forest in Bend, OR. This dog-friendly trail measures at 5.5 miles long and provides views of the lava lands. Parking passes can be purchased on site or in advance on their website. See Details
Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint Discover Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint in Bend, OR, where you can hike scenic trails to the summit of an ancient cinder cone for panoramic views of the high desert and snowcapped Cascade mountains. This pet-friendly destination offers year-round access and convenient parking, perfect for enjoying breathtaking sunsets and stunning landscapes with Fido. See Details
Tumalo State Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Tumalo State Park, a pet-friendly recreation area in Tumalo, OR. You and Fido can enjoy hiking and biking the park's trails, camping, fishing, and picnicking. Please remember to clean up after your pup. See Details
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