Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Waterford, VA

There are 12 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Waterford. 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 Waterford.

Pet Friendly Sugarloaf Mountain
Sugarloaf Mountain On-leash pets are welcome on the beautiful trails of historic, scenic Sugarloaf Mountain. See Details
Pet Friendly Raven Rocks Trail
Raven Rocks Trail Leashed dogs are welcome on this 5.8 mile moderate hiking trail. Prepare for some steep climbs, but the magnificent view at the top makes it all worthwhile. Accessible from April until October. See Details
Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park The Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional 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 Purcellville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Poolesville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
River & Trail Outfitters River & Trail Outfitters offers dog-friendly hiking trails in the historic, Harpers Ferry area. They also offer a shuttle service from the trail head back to your accommodations with 24 hour notice. See Details
Gathland State Park As you hike the Appalachian Trail, take a break to explore Gathland State Park at the Crampton's Gap Trailhead. Leashed dogs are welcome throughout the historic park, so bring Fido along for an exploration of the War Correspondent's Arch, the South Mountain Battlefield, and a picnic at the pavilion. See Details
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Dickerson! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Brunswick! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Tuscarora! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Sharpsburg! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Maryland Heights Loop Maryland Heights Loop is dog-friendly. This loop is just over six miles long and is great spot to take Fido. See Details
Bloody Lane Trail Bloody Lane Trail at Antietam National Battlefield is pet-friendly. The pathway is where the bloodiest battle of the civil war is said to have taken place. Bring your pooch along this haunted pathway and feel the presence of the young soldiers who lost their lives in this very spot. Leashed dogs are welcome on the trail, but are not allowed in the cemetery or inside buildings within the park. Antietam National Battlefield is open every day of the week from 9am to 5pm. See Details