Dog Friendly Beaches in Bristol, RI

There are 5 dog friendly beaches within 20 miles of Bristol. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Bristol.

Pet Friendly Compass Rose Beach
Compass Rose Beach Dogs welcome ON-leash. Picnic area adjacent to beach See Details
Pet Friendly Sachuest Beach
Sachuest Beach Sachuest Point Town Beaches are pet-friendly with restrictions. During peak season, which is Memorial Day to Labor Day, you can take leashed dogs to the beach from 5:00am to 7:45am. During off season, you can take them any time. The Rhode Island National Wildlife Refuge sections are not pet-friendly, in order to preserve the local animal populations. See Details
Horseneck Beach Pet owners flock to this beautiful beach during the off-season from late September to March, when leashed dogs are welcome to join them. Dogs are not allowed in the peak season from the beginning of April until the middle of September. See Details
Narragansett Town Beach Narragansett Town Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs are allowed on-leash in the off-season from September 16 to May 14. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind to preserve the cleanliness of the beach. See Details
Gooseberry Island Public Boat Launch Gooseberry Island Public Boat Launch is pet-friendly. Bring your dog to this paved sand ramp to have a look over the Massachusetts' coastline and maybe even enjoy a doggy paddle in the shallow waters adjacent to the rocky beach. See Details