Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Sanibel, FL

There’s 1 dog-friendly hiking trail in Sanibel, and 8 more nearby. 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 Sanibel.

Pet Friendly J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge
J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge Explore part of the largest undeveloped mangrove ecosystems with your pup on the Wildlife Drive through J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge in Sanibel, FL. Dogs are allowed on the Wildlife Drive, Indigo Trail and the Bailey Tract as long as they are kept on a leash no longer than 6 feet at all times. See Details
Pet Friendly Koreshan State Park
Koreshan State Park Koreshan State Park is a vast dog-friendly open area in Estero, FL. The park is an ideal place to enjoy a picnic, take advantage of the camping facilities, explore trails or gain access to the Estero River for canoeing. The Koreshan State Historic Site is also situated within the state park grounds. Pet owners should note that there are alligators in the area and dogs should be leashed near the water's edge. See Details
John Yarbrough Linear Park Trail John Yarbrough Linear Park Trail is a great place to walk your dog in Fort Myers, FL. The dog-friendly trail is well shaded on the southern-most section. The trail can be accessed by sidewalk or paths at: Daniels Parkway, Crystal Drive, and Colonial Boulevard. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Lovers Key State Park Enjoy over five miles of multi-use trails with Fido at pet-friendly Lovers Key State Park in Fort Myers Beach, FL. Hike with your leashed pup as you discover wildlife along scenic paths, including the popular 2.5-mile Black Island Trail. There is an admission fee, and dogs are not allowed on the beach. See Details
Gasparilla Island State Park Dogs are welcome to enjoy a picnic with scenic views or a walk on the nature trails at pet-friendly Gasparilla Island State Park in Boca Grande, FL. This fisherman's paradise is separated from the mainland by Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound and is one of the Gulf Coast barrier islands. Dogs are not permitted on the beaches or in the Boca Grande Lighthouse. Pets must be well-behaved and kept on a six-foot, handheld leash at all times. There is a small entrance fee to visit the park. See Details
Estero Bay Preserve State Park Estero Bay Preserve State Park is a pet-friendly destination in Fort Myers, FL. Bring your leashed pooch on an adventure to explore miles of trails through a large area of undeveloped conservation land. The longest trail is 4.4 miles and meanders through flatwoods and tidal swamps. There is an entrance fee, and visiting in the drier months is recommended as some of the trails may be flooded during the rainy summer months. See Details
Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park is a dog-friendly attraction in Naples, FL. Well-behaved pets are welcome to explore the park on a six-foot, hand-held leash. Dogs are not allowed on the beaches and owners must bring bags to clean up after their pets. Park amenities include a nature trail, a picnic pavilion and restroom facilities, and there is an entrance fee. See Details
Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve (West) Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve is home to a number of pet-friendly trails in North Fort Myers, FL. Separated by Interstate 75 with two separate access points, the west side features a canoe/kayak launch into Popash Creek, which flows into the Caloosahatchee River. Additionally, visitors can enjoy a short hiking trail and boardwalk that includes an observation deck. Dogs are welcome to join you, as long as they are leashed and well-behaved on the trail. See Details
Wa-Ke Hatchee Park Wa-Ke Hatchee Park is a pet-friendly destination in Fort Myers, FL, where leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy a stroll with you around the pond or relax on the lawn for an afternoon picnic. In addition to walking paths, this community park features athletic fields and courts, a pavilion, charcoal grills, corn hole, a playground, and restrooms. If Fido still has energy to burn after walking the trails, you can stop by Woof-A-Hatchee Dog Park, located within the park, for some off-leash exercise. See Details
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