Rent safe and private dog hiking trails hosted by locals in Vista, California

Sniffspot's private dog parks are the best way to exercise your dog. We have the best variety and the best priced dog parks anywhere!

Designed for private play.
Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit.

Popular private dog hiking trails near Vista, California

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Why rent private dog hiking trails in Vista, California?
FeaturesSniffspotPublic park
Designed for private play
Rentable by the hour
Off leash options
Very large and/or fully fenced options
Pricing$5 - $15 per dog per hourFree

What people say about dog hiking trails around Vista, California

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Kelly D.
February 2021
We had a fantastic time at this garden!  There were big trees, a fountain for the dogs to drink from, and a variety of dog toys! The yard was very secure. It was peaceful and lovely, with lots of plants.   As described in the listing, there were dogs in the neighboring yards that were out for short periods f time. My dog loved the friendly dog behind the back fence! We will be returning.
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Tracy H.
November 2023
Ileen's Sniffspot was everything I wanted for my 2 large rambunctious puppies! Ileen was an excellent communicator, very friendly, and thoughtful as she had put out dog water bowls for each of my dogs, along with other amenities. The property is large with plenty of space for the dogs to run around. And it's all securely fenced in, I felt safe letting my dogs off leash. There's a nice sitting area as well. The whole visit was easy and smooth. I will definitely be going back. Thanks so much!
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Vickie C.
October 2023
This is a big yard with secure fencing. There are a variety of surfaces for the dogs to run on. There are some shaded areas. Ileen is an excellent host with excellent communication. She left us some fresh water and treats and a few other amenities like snacks and water for the humans.
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Mica H.
October 2023
A fun time was had by us and our two dachshunds at Ileen's spot. Comms re: access/parking were smooth and the property was easy to find. The spot had lots of space and interesting nooks and crannies for our dogs to explore. There are multiple animals on property such as birds, cats and dogs but all were kept indoors or in another fenced-in area not accessible by the main sniffspot. There was a good mix of grass, dirt and graveled areas for variety of terrain for the dogs to check out. Ileen was thoughtful of our visit and had snacks & water for us and the doggos, as well as sanitizer and extra dog bags if we needed them. It was a mellow vist and our hour went quickly. The area is spread out nicely and the majority of the space is far enough away from the home so as not to feel like we were infringing on personal space. Looking forward to another visit soon!
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Terry M.
January 2024
Niall had a wonderful time running to his heart’s content in this mown field of several acres. Ian, the host, was prompt, friendly and provided both water and shade. We’ll be back for sure.
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Cas L.
December 2022
Rogue once again had so much fun here. A big thank you to Host Ian for always providing a welcoming experience and providing a wonderful and safe place for our dog to play.
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Laura R.
December 2022
This was perfect and so beautiful. Played fetch with my big dog and she was in heaven. Ian was so welcoming and friendly and his land is beautiful! Thank you!
How do Vista's private dog hiking trails work?

Private rentals by the hour

Our hosts are locals that are renting their yards and private land to dog owners

Trust and safety first

Spots are designed for safety and both hosts and guests are reviewed after each visit

Designed for private play

Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit

Reactive dogs welcome

Many of the spots we list are designed with sensitive dogs in mind

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FAQ about our Vista dog hiking trails

Are dog hiking trails safe?
While public dog parks have a number of safety issues, such as aggressive dogs, inattentive owners, disease transmission and general cleanliness, Sniffspot dog parks are much safer than a city or county park. With a Sniffspot off-leash area all bookings are private for just you and dogs you bring with you and we require all dogs to be vaccinated (or have equivalent titers). All Sniffspot locations are vetted and reviewed by guests so you can find the perfect place for you and your dog. 93% of reviews on Sniffspot visits are 5 stars. Our hiking trails tend to be outside the city, which lends to more privacy, but it is also important to follow typical hiking safety precautions, such as potentially having trail maps.
How can I find dog hiking trails in Vista?
There are 10 dog hiking trails in the Vista area. The most popular dog hiking trail is Kandi's Private Dog Park In Vista/San Marcos. You can browse all of our dog hiking trails here.
How do I know if a dog hiking trail works for my dog?
Sniffspot provides the tools to find the ideal spot. Start by applying basic filters, such as fencing 6 feet tall and distractions, to find a dog park with trails that works for your dog. You can also filter by size if you are looking for a certain acre park, an expansive off-leash dog park. If your dog doesn't have good recall, you can visit one of our fully fenced dog hiking trails. If your dog is reactive to other dogs, you can visit one of our dog hiking trails where there are no dogs audible or visible nearby. Since you are looking for trails, make sure to check photos to see if it the spot has flat trails or gnarly trails. You can also browse by specific amenities, if you are looking for a view or a beach, for instance, or other activities or fun features. You can check whether the spot has off or on street parking, the regular park hours, whether it has paved trails or a modern restroom.
What are the requirements to bring my dog to a Sniffspot dog hiking trail?
In order to hike the trails, we require that all dogs have basic vaccinations or equivalent titers. We do not permit dogs with a bite history. We require that guests sign our waiver and agree to follow our safety rules.
Will there be other dogs at the Sniffspot hiking trail at the same time as me?
Sniffspot only allows one booking at a time and any host dogs are required to be kept away from the spot during visits. We also enforce 30 min time buffers between bookings.
How much do Sniffspot hiking trails cost?
Dog hiking trails in the Vista area range from $16.0 and $16.0. The least expensive dog hiking trail is Kandi's Private Dog Park In Vista/San Marcos. The most expensive dog hiking trail is Kandi's Private Dog Park In Vista/San Marcos. Each host sets their own price, so you can check the price on the specific Sniffspot dog park listing.

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