Impact of Draft Rule on Commercial Dog Walkers

(Individuals permitted to walk 4-6 dogs at one time in GGNRA)


Currently commercial dog walking is allowed
Off-leash:

  • Rodeo Beach
  • South Rodeo Beach
  • Oakwood Valley Fire Road and Oakwood Valley Trail from junction with Oakwood Valley Rd. to Alta Ave.
  • Muir Beach
  • Homestead Valley
  • Alta Avenue (between Marin City & Oakwood Valley)
  • Three Marin Headlands Trail corridors:
    • Coastal Trail from GG Bridge to junction with Wolf Ridge Trail.
    • Loop Trail from Rodeo Beach parking lot up Coastal Trail paved road (Old Bunker Road) near Battery Townsley and return to Rodeo Beach on paved road.
    • Wolf Ridge Loop (Coastal Trail to Wolf Ridge Trail: Wolf Ridge Trail to Miwok Trail back down to Coastal Trail).

On Leash:

  • County View Road and Marin Drive Connector trails to North Miwok Trail
  • Fort Baker
  • Oakwood Valley Trail to the junction with Oakwood Valley Fire Road
  • Rhubarb Trail
  • Four Marin Headlands Trail corridors:
    • Coast Trail between Hill 88 (junction of Coastal Trail and Wolf Ridge Trail) and Muir Beach
    • Miwok Trail between Tennessee Valley parking lot and Highway 1 (North Miwok Trail)
    • Fire road around Battery Smith-Guthrie
    • Trail to South Rodeo Beach

Commercial dog walking will be banned in:

  • South Rodeo Beach
  • Oakwood Valley Fire Road to Alta Ave.
  • Oakwood Valley Trail to the junction with Oakwood Valley Fire Road
  • Rhubarb Trail
  • Muir Beach
  • Homestead Valley
  • All seven Marin Headlands Trail corridors:
    • Coastal Trail from GG Bridge to junction with Wolf Ridge Trail.
    • Loop Trail from Rodeo Beach parking lot up Coastal Trail paved road (Old Bunker Road) near Battery Townsley and return to Rodeo Beach on paved road.
    • Wolf Ridge Loop (Coastal Trail to Wolf Ridge Trail: Wolf Ridge Trail to Miwok Trail back down to Coastal Trail).
    • Coast Trail between Hill 88 (junction of Coastal Trail and Wolf Ridge Trail) and Muir Beach
    • Miwok Trail between Tennessee Valley parking lot and Highway 1 (North Miwok Trail)
    • Fire road around Battery Smith-Guthrie
    •  Trail to South Rodeo Beach
    • County View Road and Marin Drive Connector trails to North Miwok Trail

On-leash commercial dog walking will be allowed

  • Alta Avenue, from the entrance at Donahue Street south to the intersection with the Orchard Trail
  • Rodeo Beach North and Vicinity:
    • Access steps to Rodeo Beach at the north end of the beach; only allowed when there is no surface water connection between the ocean and the lagoon
    • Lagoon Trail along Mitchell Road to and over the pedestrian bridge to Rodeo beach.
  • Fort Baker 

Off-leash commercial dog walking will be allowed:

  • Rodeo Beach-  Northern end where lagoon surface water and ocean are not connected.


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