If you’re looking for the best hiking dog names, you’re going to love this list!
I’ve rounded up over 180 boy & girl dog names that celebrate your love of the great outdoors.
With names inspired by hiking-related words to the beautiful things you see on your journeys, there’s something for everyone here.
Let’s check them out!
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Ultimate List of Hiking Dog Names
According to Your Dictionary, a hike is defined as “to take a long outdoor walk, particularly through a nature area or up a mountain, or to pull up or raise something.”
Before we move on to the list of hiking dog names, I wanted to share with you two of my most favorite hiking quotes.
“Hiking is not escapism; it’s realism. The people who choose to spend time outdoors are not running away from anything; we are returning to where we belong.”Jennifer Pharr Davis
In case you didn’t know, Jennifer Pharr Davis set a record for hiking the Appalachian Trail (all 2,185 miles of it) in just under 47 days.
If anyone should have a dog with a hiking name, it’s her!
“I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.”John Burroughs
Now, let’s check out this massive list of names, shall we?
MALE HIKING DOG NAMES
It’s hard to choose a favorite from that long list, isn’t it? I really love Rainier, especially if you dream of hiking up the side of a volcano!
Of course, you can’t get more “hiking dog name” thank Hiker itself, right?
If you like funny dog names, Tick is a good choice!
Now that we’ve covered our boy dogs, let’s check out some female hiking dog names!
FEMALE HIKING DOG NAMES
Out of all these names, I really love Amaryllis the best, but as we know, it’s better to pick a dog name with a strong first consonant.
So, with that in mind, I love Daisy for a “classic dog name,” or Fuji for something a bit more unique.