Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Westfield, MA

There are 17 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Westfield. 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 Westfield.

Pet Friendly Amethyst Brook Conservation Area
Amethyst Brook Conservation Area Very nice series of trails through woods along Amethyst Brook and Mt. Orient. Most of the trails end up in N. Amherst if you're up for a long hike. Lots of friendly dog owners here. The rules say off leash only before 10 am. Know your dog and his/her social abilities and most folks keep them off leash. See Details
Pet Friendly Norwottuck Rail Trail
Norwottuck Rail Trail The Norwottuck 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 Belchertown! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Norwottuck 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
Stratton Brook State Park Trail The Stratton Brook State Park 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 Simsbury! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Stratton Brook State Park 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
American Legion State Forest American Legion State Forest has trails ranging from less than a half mile to two miles for you and Fido to enjoy. Just keep your dogs leashed while in the park. See Details
Norwottuck Rail Trail The Norwottuck 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 Amherst! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Norwottuck 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
Enders State Forest Enders State Forest in Granby is dog-friendly. This diverse forest spreads out over Granby and across to the nearby Barkamsted area, offering wetlands and waterfalls galore. Fido is welcome to join you in the picnic areas and on the hiking trails of this forest. The forest recreation areas are open from 8 am to sunset every day of the year. See Details
Manhan Rail Trail The Manhan 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 Easthampton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Manhan 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
Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail (Windsor Locks Canal Towpath) The Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail (Windsor Locks Canal Towpath) is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Windsor Locks! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail (Windsor Locks Canal Towpath). 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
Mittineague Park Hiking Trails Leashed dogs are welcome to walk on the hiking trails at Mittineague Park. See Details
Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail (Windsor Locks Canal Towpath) The Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail (Windsor Locks Canal Towpath) is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Suffield! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Windsor Locks Canal State Park Trail (Windsor Locks Canal Towpath). 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
Windsor Town Green Pets love to stroll on-leash with you on this approximately 1-mile hike through a lovely historic neighborhood. See Details
Robinson State Park Leashed dogs are welcome on approximately 20 miles of trails in the park that are shared by walkers, hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. Many of them offer scenic views of the Westfield River, including the 17-acre island west of the falls at Mittineague, which is one of the park's most picturesque spots. Daily Parking Fee: $8 MA Vehicle, $15 non-MA Vehicle. See Details
Farmington River Trail The Farmington River 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 West Simsbury! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Farmington River 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
Wentworth Farm Wentworth Farm is pet-friendly. This old farm turned conservation area is great for walking and socializing dogs. The old fields are kept as open meadows with well-worn trails, including loops around said fields, multiple spots to hang out by the Fort River, and trails that connect to Stanley St, Old Farm Rd, Kestrel Ln, and to the adjacent Brickyard Conservation Area. The pond has beavers and herons if you like to view wildlife, and is a popular fishing and ice-skating spot. See Details
Scantic River State Park - West Fido is welcome to accompany you for a picnic or hike at Scantic River State Park in Enfield, CT. Occupying 784 acres of picturesque open space alongside the Scantic River, this park can also be accessed in the nearby towns of Somers and East Windsor. Fido should remain leashed during your visit as Scantic River State Park is a popular destination for birdwatching, fishing, and hunting. There is no fee to park and access this area but visitors should be aware that alcohol is not permitted. See Details
Dart Hill Park Dart Hill Park in Vernon, CT, is a dog-friendly area with a large open field and walking trails for Fido. Dogs should be kept on a leash within the park and while strolling along trails which follow the Hockanum River. Dart Hill Park also has a playground and ample space to enjoy an afternoon picnic. See Details
Redstone Rail Trail Redstone Rail Trail is a dog-friendly route in East Longmeadow, MA. The 3 mile out-and-back trail extends from Denslaw Road to Maple Street and is considered an easy route to walk, run or cycle alongside Fido. The pathway is paved and is best used between March and October. You'll likely encounter others exploring this route, so your canine companion should be kept on a leash. See Details