Dog Friendly Beaches in Cambridge, MA

There’s 1 dog friendly beach in Cambridge, and 4 more nearby. 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 Cambridge.

Pet Friendly Little Fresh Pond Dog Beach
Little Fresh Pond Dog Beach Take Fido for a swim at Little Fresh Pond Dog Beach in Cambridge, MA. Located across from the Fresh Pond Reservation, this dog-friendly swimming hole is popular among the locals. Fido is likely to meet new friends at thus spot! Please note that entrance to the pond may be tricky for some dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Nahant Dog Beach
Nahant Dog Beach Fido is welcome on the Nahant Dog Beach from October 1st through March 31st as long as he is leashed. Dogs are strictly prohibited the rest of the year. Located at the public beach, the dog-friendly area is sectioned off from the main area by a causeway. See Details
Castle Island Beach Dogs are welcome to join you on-leash during the off season at this lovely South Boston beach. See Details
Squantum Point Park The old Naval Air Station has paved paths along the old runways, and one unpaved path, to a beach at the northwest tip of the peninsula. This small beach is 1/2 mile from the parking lot and lies across Dorchester Bay from UMass. There is a leash requirement in the park, but friendly dogs play and swim at the beach when there are no other people there. PLEASE ALWAYS clean up after your dog so that we can continue to use this spot! There are trash barrels but you have to bring your own bag. See Details
Carson Beach Leashed dogs are welcome on the beach offseason, from Labor Day through Memorial Day. See Details