10 Dog-Friendly Campgrounds
Camping is more fun with a four-legged friend. Pitch your tent at one of these pet-friendly parks out West.
Nestled near the Napa and Sonoma wineries, this spot is rated one of the top campgrounds in California. Only thirty miles from the Golden Gate Bridge, you and your dog are welcome in most of the Bay Area parks and trails.
Set on 80 acres, this campground offers an open field and a dog run for your pet to let out some energy. After a good run, relax by one of the stocked canals and catch a catfish.
From Twin Falls to Puget Sound there are plenty of places to hike with your dog. Located just a few miles from downtown, it's easy to check out the bright lights of Seattle.
Sitting on the longest stretch of historic Route 66, this campsite is located near Hoover Dam and Havasu Falls, providing plenty of places for you and your dog to play.
Flanked by Black Mesa and Tonto National Forest, this park has more than 70,000 acres of trails surrounding it. Hike in Black Canyon and you and your dog will never run out of places to explore. This spot also offers a “pet playground” for those dogs that never seem to run out of energy.
Take a swim in Snake River and then take a hike with your dog through the Snake River Canyon. This site offers water activities on the river and ice cream socials at night.
Fishing is the name of the game at one of Colorado’s largest reservoirs. After you catch a trout, take your dog for a hike on of the many trails located in Pike National Forest.
When you’re not out boating, fishing or waterskiing on the 17,200-acre reservoir, discover the rolling hills and pine trees when you take your dog out on one of the many trails located around the site.
If you aren’t out getting wet in the River Gorge, then you and your dog can explore waterfalls and hike on Larch Mountain trails.
Located in a quiet meadow setting, this spot has a great view of the Uinta Mountains. There are plenty of places to walk your dog around the site. Flaming Gorge Reservoir is only an hour away where there are plenty of dog-friendly trails.