General Guidelines and Tips:
- Dogs are required to be on a leash at all times.
- Yield the right of way when hiking with your dogs- not all hikers are comfortable around dogs.
- Hiking is hard work for a dog. Watch your dog for signs of stress and fatigue, and give it plenty water and rest.
- Never leave pets unattended inside vehicles, especially during summer.
The Green Mountain Club has made a four part series on Hiking with Dogs: