Bring your four-legged friends and join us on December 7th at 9:00 AM. We'll be having dog friendly ranger-led hikes of various lengths, doggie water stations, pictures with Santa Paws and other holiday photo opportunities, and a holiday costume contest! Gift cards will be awarded for he top 3 dog holiday costumes!
Don't have a dog? Not a problem! We'll be joined by the SPCA of Hernando County with dogs available for adoption and for walking on one of the hikes.
Hikes will be at 9:30 AM (0.5 mile), 10:00 AM (1 mile) and 10:30 AM (2 miles). Photos with Santa will be from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Participants for the costume contest can register throughout the day, and winners will be announced at noon.
There will also be a donation drive for the SPCA of Hernando County where they will be accepting dog food, cat food and litter. Prizes will be handed out to anyone who makes a donation or adopts a dog!
This event is for dogs only! Dogs must be well behaved and on a 6 foot leash at all times. Event is from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM. Must be 18 years old or over to adopt or walk a shelter animal. To ensure dogs are safely returned after hikes, please leave your license or ID with the shelter volunteers when walking a dog. Event is free with regular park admission. For more information, or to get involved with the event, please call 863-815-6761 or email firstname.lastname@example.org