Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Washingtonville, NY

There are 32 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Washingtonville. 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 Washingtonville.

Pet Friendly Cornish Estate Trail
Cornish Estate Trail Cornish Estate Trail is a somewhat easy, 4.5 mile hike in Hudson Highlands State Park that will take about 2.5 hours to complete with Fido. Hike by remnants of old buildings and the beautiful Hudson River. Dogs remain on a leash no longer than 10 feet and are not permitted in picnic areas. See Details
Pet Friendly Storm King State Park
Storm King State Park Storm King State Park has a somewhat difficult, 3.5 mile hike that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. Although the trail skips Butter Hill and Storm King Mountain, it does offer wonderful views of the Hudson River, Bannerman Island, Cold Spring, and Constitution Marsh and is also more lightly traveled. Dogs are not permitted in picnic areas and must be leashed. See Details
Blue Mountain Park Blue Mountain Reservation is a 1,500-acre park in the northwest section of Westchester County offering more than 20 miles of trails for hiking and mountain biking. They have a moderately easy, 3.5 mile hike that takes about 2 hours to complete with Fido. This trail will lead you to two ponds and sweeping views of the surrounding countryside. Due to the heavy population of mountain bikers, Fido will need to be leashed. See Details
Walkway Over the Hudson The Walkway Over the Hudson 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 Poughkeepsie! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Walkway Over the Hudson. 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
Manitou Point Preserve Trail Manitou Point Preserve Trail is an easy, 3 mile hike in Scenic Hudson that will take about 1.75 hours to complete with Fido. This is an easy trail that affords some of the best scenic views of the Hudson Valley. Your dog will need to be leashed. See Details
Harriman State Park Dogs are welcome at Harriman State Park, but must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet at all times. Dogs are not allowed in buildings or beach/bathing areas. Dogs must display rabies tag. Dogs are not permitted in the following areas of Harriman State Park: Beaver Pond Campground, Welch Beach, Sebago Cabins. See Details
Castle Rock and Sugarloaf Hill Trail Castle Rock and Sugarloaf Hill Trail is a moderately easy, 6.65 mile hike in Hudson Highlands State Park that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. Let your mind travel back in time to the late 1800s as you marvel at the private mansion that has over 34 rooms and four interior chimneys. The area around the mansion is private, so stick to the trail. Dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 10 feet. See Details
Black Mountain Via Silver Mine Lake Loop Black Mountain Via Silver Mine Lake Loop is a moderately easy, 6.5 mile hike that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This trail will have you exploring Silvermine Lake and the peaks of Black Mountain. Dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Black Rock Forest Trail Black Rock Forest Trail is a moderately easy, 6.25 mile hike in Black Rock Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. Hikers and dogs of all levels can enjoy a piece of nature at this beautiful park. This trail will take you to an area of the park that offers a little more solitude and water for Fido to play in. Dogs must be kept on a leash and under control while in the park. See Details
Harriman Lakes and Mountains Loop Trail Harriman Lakes and Mountains Loop Trail is a moderately easy, 5.25 mile hike that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This trail starts at Lake Skannatati before heading over Hogencamp and Pine Swamp Mountains. Fido will need to be on a leash no longer than 6 feet on this lightly traveled trail. See Details
Appalachian Trail (Dutch Hollow & Harriman State Park) The Appalachian Trail in Dutch Hollow & Harriman State Park is a difficult, 11.15 mile hike that will take about 8.5 hours or overnight to complete with Fido. This is possibly one of the most challenging hikes on the Appalachian Trail, but also the most beautiful. Dogs must remain on a leash, and if you choose to camp you can setup at the Wildcat Shelter, which is 2.1 miles into the hike. See Details
Fishkill Ridge Trail Fishkill Ridge Trail is a somewhat difficult, 5 mile hike in Clarence Fahnestock State Park that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers you and your pup difficult climbs and descents as well as magnificent views of the river and bridge. If you are headed out during hunting season be sure to wear orange. Dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 10 feet and are not allowed in public areas. Be sure to let Fido take a good drink as the only water is at the beginning and end of this trail. See Details
Hook Mountain/Nyack Beach Bikeway The Hook Mountain/Nyack Beach Bikeway is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Haverstraw! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Hook Mountain/Nyack Beach 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Camp Smith Trail Camp Smith Trail is a somewhat difficult, 3.5 mile hike in Hudson Highlands State Park that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This trail in the southern part of the park borders the Camp Smith Military Reservation. Dogs are not allowed in the public use areas and must remain on a leash no longer than 10 feet. See Details
Depew Park Your dog is sure to make friends at this popular Peekskill public park full of beautiful walking trails and wildlife. See Details
Doodletown to Dunderberg Trail Doodletown to Dunderberg Trail is a difficult, 8 mile hike that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This historic trail was used by the British to attack Forts Montgomery and Clinton during the Revolutionary War. You will need to keep your dog on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Sterling Ridge to Lake Trail Loop Sterling Ridge to Lake Trail Loop is a moderately easy, 8.25 mile hike that will take about 5.25 hours to complete with Fido. This loop trail climbs to an active fire tower before traversing Sterling Ridge. After taking in the views from the ridge you and Fido can descend to Sterling Lake. Dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Shawangunk, Walden and Wallkill Rail Trail The Shawangunk, Walden, and Wallkill 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 Walden! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Shawangunk, Walden, and Wallkill 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
Goose Pond Mountain Trail Goose Pond Mountain Trail is an easy, 5.15 mile hike that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. The trails in this park are unmarked and a compass or GPS unit is a wise thing to bring along. Dogs must be kept on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Jones Point Path The Jones Point Path is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Tomkins Cove! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Jones Point 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Round Hill - East Mountain Loop Trail Round Hill - East Mountain Loop Trail is a somewhat difficult, 7.9 mile hike in Clarence Fahnestock State Park that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers somewhat challenging climbs up Round Hill and East Mountain. Although it parallels Clove Creek in sections, you will need to bring extra water in the summer. Dogs are not permitted in public use areas and must be on a leash no longer than 10 feet. See Details
Island Pond Loop Trail Island Pond Loop Trail is a moderately easy, 3 mile hike that will take about 3.75 hours to complete with Fido. This easily accessible trail offers scenic views along with places for Fido to take a swim. Dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Orange Heritage Trail The Orange Heritage 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 Monroe! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Orange Heritage 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
Orange Heritage Trail The Orange Heritage 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 Goshen! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Orange Heritage 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