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Dog Friendly Beaches in New Bedford, MA

There’s 1 dog friendly beach in New Bedford, 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 New Bedford.

Pet Friendly Gooseberry Island Public Boat Launch
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
The Knob Enjoy scenic views and wildlife viewing at The Knob, a dog-friendly nature area in Falmouth, MA. The trails follow along the shoreline and offers impressive views of Quissett Harbor and Buzzards Bay. The Knob is a popular spot for sunset watching and birding. Please leash and clean up after your pets on the trails. 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
Fort Phoenix Beach Enjoy this gorgeous oceanside hike which includes a hurrican dike and views of fishing boats. Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash. See Details
Lobsterville Beach Parking Lobsterville Beach Parking is an access point leading to Lobsterville Beach, a seasonal dog-friendly coastal spot in Aquinnah, MA. Lobsterville Beach allows on-leash pets between May 15th and September 15th only. Beach access and parking along Lobsterville Road is limited, but the designated Lobsterville Beach Parking area is located adjacent to the beach, west of Clay Pit Road. Lobsterville Beach is a quiet area, known for being a beautiful spot which is off the beaten path. See Details