recreation areas, state parks, and national forests, Utah offers
a wide variety of hiking trails. But with so many national parks
and varying land agencies, navigating Utah with a dog can be frustrating and confusing. Lucky for you, Park City author Dayna Stern and her pup Harry have done the groundwork to bring you this authoritatively researched guide.
Best Hikes with Dogs: Utah describes 76 of the best dog-friendly trails in six regions around the Beehive State: Northern Utah, Salt Lake City area, Wasatch, the Uintas, Southcentral Utah, and Southwestern Utah. Stern describes several hiking options close to communities such as Salt Lake City, Ogden, Provo, Moab, and
St. George and destinations such as the Escalante River and Pine
Valley Mountains. She also gives special attention to the unique
skills and preparation needed for hiking with dogs in the varied
terrain of Utah, including slot canyons, slick rock, and areas that