Dog Friendly Beaches in Hampton, NH

There are 8 dog friendly beach within 20 miles of Hampton. 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 Hampton.

Pet Friendly Fort Foster Park
Fort Foster Park Located on Gerrish Island in Kittery Point, Fort Foster offers three small but sandy beaches, an extensive trail system, restroom facilities in season, picnic areas, and old military fortifications to explore. The park features an excellent view of the entrance to Portsmouth Harbor, including Whaleback Light, Portsmouth Harbor Light and Fort Constitution. The park is open from 10am to 8pm seven days a week from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Purchase season and day passes directly from their website. See Details
Pet Friendly Seapoint Beach
Seapoint Beach Locals love to bring their dogs to play at this rocky, pet-friendly beach. Kittery resident parking only. Dogs are not welcome between the hours of 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM from June 15th through September 10th. See Details
Bass Beach Leashed dogs are welcome before 9am and after 7pm during the summer months. See Details
Long Sands Beach This lovely York beach is a great place to spend the day. Leashed pets are welcome after 6 p.m and before sunrise, May 20th through September 20th. Dogs can play off-leash between sunrise and 8 a.m. in the off-season. See Details
Plum Island Beach Plum Island Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the beach without a leash from October 15 to May 15. Unfortunately, pups are never allowed on the Plum Island Refuge. The off leash section of the beach is by the lighthouse and Captain's Lady. Dogs are not allowed on the beach from May 15th through October 15th. The parking fee is $10. See Details
Wingaersheek Beach Wingaersheek Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs are prohibited on the beach from May 1 to September 30. In addition, unleashed dogs are allowed on Wingaersheek Beach from October 1st to April 30th annually on odd-numbered days. See Details
Plum Cove Beach Plum Cove Beach is pet-friendly during certain months of the year. Dogs are Prohibited from May 1 to September 30th. During other times, dogs are permitted and they're even allowed off-leash from October 1 to April 30. This is a beautiful spot to let your dog roam free or wander by your side. To preserve the cleanliness of the beach, make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch makes and remove it from the beach. See Details
Nubble Lighthouse Bring Fido to Nubble Lighthouse for a walk to see beautiful views from rocky shores, between Long Sands and Short Sands beaches. Nubble Light Gift Shop is open daily from 9am – 7pm from the first of May - October. See Details