San Angelo, Texas has a bit of the old west still in it. It's rugged beauty makes it very explorable by humans and pets alike. This is a lovely city to bring your pets to for an adventure.
For the outdoorsy types, the San Angelo State Park is a great place to take your pets. You can camp there and explore the many trails and lakes. For horse riders, there are 50 miles of trails to ride on and even a special campground just for you and your horses. The park hosts equestrian events throughout the year as well.
In the city, there is the River Walk. River Walks makes an excellent place to take your pet for daily exercise and to have a sniff around. The River Walk has a four-mile hiking trail and a large garden as well. The River Walk is right in downtown San Angelo, so there is plenty of excitement to be had.
For a place to stay, book yourself into the Staybridge Suites. They have chic, modern rooms that gladly welcome pets less than 50 pounds in their facility. They will do everything they can to help you and your pet settle in. If you have to leave your pet at any time, they allow pets to be left in the room, so long as they are kept in a kennel.
When you get hungry, pop into Mejor Que Nada. This restaurant offers mouth-watering authentic Mexican cuisine. They allow well-behaved pets to join you when you dine there, so long as they are kept leashed.
San Angelo is a beautiful city that offers plenty of activities for every pet owner. For the adventurous outdoorsman or city slicker, you and your pet will find something to interest you!
The local canine residents are tail waggin’ glad to have access to the San Angelo Dog Park. Located in Sunset, this off leash play area provides a pawsome opportunity for pups to socialize and improve their doggy manners. More importantly, it gives them a space to run, romp, play and burn up some extra energy. Your pup will love sniffing around this park and checking out the new territory. If your pooch needs an on leash walk, check out the nearby Red Arroyo Trail. This trail clocks in at four miles and passes by several pieces of urban art. Your pal can enjoy some culture while she’s getting exercise.
The International Water Lily Collection is one of San Angelo’s featured destinations and is located in the Central area. Fur-tunately, it is pet friendly, so you can enjoy the stunning collection of water lilies with your furry best friend. Stroll around the gardens and let your pup take a whiff of the fragrant flowers. When you’re finished admiring the beautiful flowers, take a couple laps around the Civic League Park for some added culture. Various public art sculptures, a rose garden, views of the Concho River and a water fountain make this park a fetching place to spend time with your four legged pal.
Pack up your pup and head over to Spring Creek Park for an adventure filled day. As one of the main access points to Lake Nasworthy, this park offers up some major fun. If you’re planning to head out onto the lake, set off from the park’s marina, but make sure your pooch is well versed in water safety. If you’re going to stay on dry land, take your leashed canine for a walk around the park and enjoy the waterfront views. Pets are not allowed in some areas, so be sure to watch for signs. No bones about it, your four legged friend will love this park.
Bordering this neighborhood is a beautiful state park just waiting to be explored. Grab your furry friend and head over to San Angelo State Park and enjoy some natural rugged beauty. While horseback riding, mountain biking and swimming are great options for two legged park visitors, four legged guests can enjoy exploring the many trails, or just hang out on the shores of O.C. Fisher Lake. Trails range from under a half mile to just over 5.5 miles. When hiking, be sure to bring enough water for your furry friend. Keep your pup on leash since chances are you’ll see some bison or Texas Longhorns.