Dog-friendly Pogonip Open Space

Pogonip Open Space

Photo by @westhree at Pogonip, courtesy Visit Santa Cruz
Photo by @westhree at Pogonip, courtesy Visit Santa Cruz
Pogonip Open Space, courtesy of Visit Santa Cruz.

There are miles of dog-friendly trails and secret treasures to discover at Pogonip Open Space. Leashed pups are welcome on several of the trails, but for an easy stroll with a big payoff, follow the Rincon Trail from the UCSC campus as it slopes downhill to the eastbound Spring Box Trail.

A quick stroll along the Spring Box Trail soon leads to an unexpected spring-fed koi pond tucked beneath a redwood tree. Please don’t allow pups any sort of dip into the pond – let’s be sure to protect this treasure for all locals and visitors. For more Pogonip trail info, be sure to take a look at this helpful map to guide your dog-friendly hiking adventures.

Read the entire Santa Cruz County hiking blog here.
 
Leave only paw prints guide

Visit Website

Posted on: April 27, 2021

Download Our Free Mobile App


© 2021 DogTrekker.com