Dog Friendly Beaches in Manahawkin, NJ

There are 6 dog friendly beaches within 20 miles of Manahawkin. 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 Manahawkin.

Pet Friendly Island Beach State Park
Island Beach State Park Dogs are permitted in the park but must be kept on a leash that is a maximum length of six feet. They are not allowed on the swimming beach (the lifeguard area) during the summer season or on the Spizzle Creek Bird Blind Trail at any time. It is a good idea to check your dog for ticks after you take them on any of the other trails. Also do not leave your dog, or any other pet, unattended in the car during warm weather. See Details
Pet Friendly Brigantine North End Beach
Brigantine North End Beach Leashed dogs are allowed on the city-owned north end of Brigantine Beach year-round. They are only permitted in the Natural Area from September until May. See Details
Barnegat Light Beaches Barnegat Light allows dogs on their beaches from Oct. 1 - thru April 15. All dogs on Barnegat Light beaches must be on a leash. Long Beach Island has a general dog rule that dogs are not allowed May 1 until October 1. See Details
Beach Haven Doggy Bay Beach Haven Doggy Bay is pet-friendly in the off-season. However, from May 15 until September 15, dogs are not permitted on the beach anywhere within the Borough of Beach Haven. Leashed dogs may resume use of the beaches from September 16th until May 14th. Leashed dogs may use the bay beach at Taylor Avenue. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pup leaves behind. Dogs must be leashed and under control at all times. See Details
Brant Beach Leashed dogs are only allowed on Brant Beach between the months of October through March. No dogs are allowed April 1 - October 1. Call (609) 361-1000 for more information about the dogs on beach policy. See Details
68th Street Ocean Beach Take Fido to splash in the surf at 68th Street Ocean Beach in Beach Haven, NJ. This dog-friendly beach is the perfect place to have a picnic, search for shells or simply enjoy a walk along the sandy shore. Please note that leashed dogs are only permitted on the beach from October through May. See Details