Austin Dog-Friendly Trails

Dog Friendly Trails in AustinNothing makes evenings and weekends more enjoyable than taking your furry companion for a long walk through Austin's beautiful trails and parks. Whether on-leash or off, your dog can enjoy time with you and oftentimes find a creek or stream to splash in along the way.

Dog Friendly Trails in Austin, TX

Walnut Creek Park
12138 N. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX
Let your pet get some much-needed off-leash exercise at this Austin park, which includes a creek where they can splash and play.

Bull Creek District Dog Park
6701 Lakewood Dr.
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 974-6700
Residents call this park doggie heaven for a reason. Your pet will find tons of room here to play off-leash and even swim in the pond. Be careful as the area is not fenced.

Barton Creek Greenbelt Preserve
3755-B Capital of Texas Hwy.
Austin, TX 78704
Barton Creek Greenbelt is an urban oasis. Its trails provide opportunity for biking, running, rock climbing, swimming and hiking. Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash at this lovely park with hiking trails near the water.
Natural Swimming Areas - 1    Trail Miles - 7.2

Emma Long Metropolitan Park
Austin, TX
Set within an oak and juniper forest bordering Lake Austin, Emma Long is one the largest parks in Austin. The main part of the park, adjacent to the lake, features a well-equipped and well-used boat dock, as well as several swimming areas. Pets must be leashed in other areas of the park.

Onion Creek District Park
Austin, TX
Along Onion Creek in Southeast Austin, this little-known park has a small playscape and gorgeous, shady hiking trails. Your pet will love the chance to join you off-leash on the designated walking trail in this Austin park. Be careful as the area is not fenced.