Dog Parks and Trails

What a beautiful province that we live in! Let’s get out and enjoy it. 

To start, here are some great Dog Park Etiquette Tips via the BCSPCA.

Here are some great lists of dog friendly trails and hikes in Vancouver (and surrounding areas): 

Outdoor Vancouver: Dog Friendly Hikes

Daily Hive: Dog Friendly Hikes Not on the North Shore

NarCity: 8 Dog Friendly Trails Near Vancouver

Remember that not every dog wants to meet your dog - if your dog is off leash and another dog is approaching on leash, the right thing to do is leash up! 


  • Spanish Banks Dog Beach (especially at low tide!) 
  • Pacific Spirit Trails
  • Lighthouse Park 
  • Seawall