Ukiah is a small town in California that attracts people from all around just because of the scenery. The town is nestled in the Ukiah Valley, and is surrounded by rocky foothills and Lake Mendocino to the east. If that wasn't good enough, Ukiah was ranked the best small town to live in California and continues to be number one in dog-friendly small towns too! Ukiah also boasts two animal hospitals in town in case your pup needs medical care.
The town has an official dog park known as the Low Gap Dog Park, a one-acre area that's fenced in. This puptastic park features separate areas for small and large dogs, obstacle courses, double-gated dog entrances, and a grassy terrain to run around on. Dogs can run off-leash while owners enjoy covered seating. The park also offers clean-up stations, dog-sized water fountains, trash bins, and best of all, free toys!
The Lake Mendocino Beach area along Lake Mendocino is dog-friendly to leashed pups, and provides beachgoers with covered picnic areas, benches, grills, and an open shoreline. Dogs are welcome to play in the water and run around on the beach, and have access to water fountains, clean-up stations, and trash bins.
With beaches, parks and sunny weather, you and your pup are sure to find a pawsome adventure in Ukiah!