Fun adventures are waiting for anyone who dares to explore “the little Hollywood” in Kane County, Utah. Renowned for its filmography history, Kanab is a great place to bring Fido to visit a number of historic places and to soak up the atmosphere of wild dunes and hot sand. You'll find plenty of touristy attractions here, such as Bryce Canyon National Park and Lake Powell. The city is also home to a veterinary hospital in case your pal requires veterinary attention during your stay.
Paria Canyon Wilderness should be first on your list of places to visit with Fido while in Kanab. This dog-friendly place offers an unforgettable hiking experience and picturesque views of the canyon, which is part of Vermilion Cliffs National Monument. Grab a leash and a camera, or you will regret missing out on those opportunities to snatch a great shot! The major hiking part of the area is free to explore, but some places require you to obtain a permit online 4 months prior to your visit.
If your mutt is fond of hiking and you don't want to limit his options, Kanab has a well-developed, dog-friendly trail system with a range of difficulties, from easy to moderate. Let your mutt romp, frisk and explore the beautiful and scenic landscapes here, with fields, wildflowers and a little rock climbing included! If you want to stay in Kanab for a few days with your pooch, there are plenty of choices, from simple rooms in hostels to luxury suites in hotels, for every four-legged visitor.
While visiting Kanab, don't miss a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to challenge yourself and your pooch with an outdoor adventure along the Wave Trail. The beauty of the surrounding nature, with its colorful rocks and fragile ecosystem, will leave you in awe, while your pooch can explore the dusty roads and sniff new adventures coming your way. You are allowed to hike around the Red Canyon and Vermillion Cliffs and access the Paria River. Make sure to take enough water with you and keep your pup on leash at all times. Due to the popularity, you are required to obtain a permit to visit the place with your pal.