Mineral Ridge is a northwestern suburb of Youngstown that's about nine miles from downtown. There are several parks and trails in the area that allow leashed dogs. You'll find a veterinary clinic in this community when you're looking for health care services for your fur baby.
About 11.7 miles southwest of town, you'll find a pawtastic place to go exploring with your pup. Get the leash ready and head to Vickers Nature Preserve. There are footpaths throughout this 262-acre facility. Wander through meadows, woodlands, wetlands, and more here. Remember to collect and dispose of your dog's waste.
Another outdoor paradise that you and Fido can visit is Lake Milton State Park. This property offers boating, fishing, hunting, hiking, and more. You can bring your pets into designated areas of the facility. Have proof of rabies vaccination with you when you come.
The whole family can have fun at Boardman Park, located about 14 miles southeast of town. Here you'll find 227 acres that include a large natural area with hiking trails, picnic spots, ball fields, playgrounds, and a dog park. Keep Fido restrained to walk on the paved pathways, or let him play off-leash in the fenced facility. You'll need to buy an annual membership to access Marge Hartman's Paws Town.
Mineral Ridge is near a variety of pet-friendly outdoor recreational facilities.