Posts Tagged ‘hiking’

Top 200 Places: Olympic National Forest

Friday, August 24th, 2012

Olympic National Forest
1835 Black Lk Blvd SW
Olympia,
Washington 98512
360-956-23300

This park is a unique geographic province in that it contains 5 different major landscapes, and is home to an astounding diversity of plants, animals, and recreational pursuits. The campground at Round Creek is the only camp area that stays open year round. Dogs of all sizes are allowed at no additional fee. Dogs may not be left unattended, and they must be leashed and cleaned up after. Dogs are allowed on the trails. The camping and tent areas also allow dogs. There is a dog walk area at the campground. Dogs are allowed in the camping cabins. There are no electric or water hookups at the campground.


Top 200 Places

DogFriendly.com, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at http://www.dogfriendly.com. Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at email@dogfriendly.com. You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

The blog entries can be found at http://dogfriendly.com/dognews/?cat=243, our Facebook page, or Twitter.

Top 200 Places: Medora ND’s Buffalo Gap Ranch and Parks

Monday, August 13th, 2012

Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch
2 1/2 miles south of Medora on gravel road
Medora,
North Dakota 58645
701-623-4200

Full service lodging is available here with a restaurant, lounge, hook-up and dry camping sites, hearty western style meals, a variety of fun activities and adventures, amenities for hunters, and various special events throughout the season. Dogs are allowed for an additional one time pet fee of $10.

Sully Creek State Park

2 1/2 miles south of Medora on gravel road
Medora,
North Dakota
701-328-5357

A primitive 80 acre park in the heart of the badlands with campsites, vault toilets, canoeing, and corrals, Sully Creek also serves as a trailhead for the 120 mile long non-motorized Maah Daah Hey Trail. Dogs are allowed for no additional fee. They must be well behaved, kept in a secure enclosure or on a leash no more than 6 feet, and cleaned up after at all times. Dogs are not allowed in buildings, designated swim areas, playgrounds, or where posted, and they may not be tied to trees or plants or left unattended.


Top 200 Places

DogFriendly.com, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at http://www.dogfriendly.com. Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at email@dogfriendly.com. You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

The blog entries can be found at http://dogfriendly.com/dognews/?cat=243, our Facebook page, or Twitter.

Top 200 Places: Indiana’s White River State Park

Monday, August 13th, 2012

White River State Park
801 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis,
Indiana 46204
317-630-2001

Whether you are stretching out on The Governors Lawn listening to live music and walking the Central Canal or River Promenade the White River State Park is a wonderful place for both you and your dog. Clean up stations are available throughout the park. The park Hours are Monday thru Thursday 9am-4pm and Friday thru Sunday 9am- 5pm.


Top 200 Places

DogFriendly.com, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at http://www.dogfriendly.com. Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at email@dogfriendly.com. You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

The blog entries can be found at http://dogfriendly.com/dognews/?cat=243, our Facebook page, or Twitter.