Dog Friendly Hikes in the South West

Below is a guide to the hiking trails in the South West that you can take your furry children to for a fun day out. As I visit more trails I will be adding to this list so there are a few more to come. 

 

Click on the trail name or photos to find out more information on each trail including where to find them, maps and hiking grade.

 

As always please make sure you are a responsible dog owner and adhere to the Leave No Trace principles when out on the trails. 

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Where - Pemberton

Length - 4.1km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Big Brook Dam, Karri Forest

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Where - Albany

Length - 6.1km (One Way)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Amazing Views, Wildflowers

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Where - Balingup

Length - 4.6km (Loop)

Best Time - Autumn to Late Spring

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Arboretum, Autumn Colours

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Where - Quinninup

Length - 3.5km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Lake Views, Karri Forest

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Where - Albany

Length - 2.9km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Bird Life, Lake Seppings

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Where - Donnybrook

Length - 3.4km (Loop)

Best Time - Autumn to Late Spring

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Wildflowers, Forest

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Where - Albany

Length - 11.3km (Return)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Kalgan River, Wildflowers

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Where - Margaret River

Length - 6km (Figure 8)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Margaret River, Forest

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Where - Denmark

Length - 4.8km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Denmark River, Wildflowers

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Where - Albany

Length - 2.2km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Harbour Views, Wildflowers

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Where - Albany

Length - 3.2km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - War Memorials, Harbour Views

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Where - Albany

Length - 4.3km (Loop)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Great Views, Granite

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Where - Margaret River

Length - 2.2km (One Way)

Best Time - All Year Round

Off Lead - No

Highlights - Margaret River, Forest

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I hope you and your four legged friend have a great time enjoying the many hikes we have in the South West that everyone is welcome to visit.

 

As always please let me know if you have any questions by emailing me at thelifeofpy@gmail.com

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