Dog Friendly Beaches in Louisiana

Dog friendly beaches are heaven on earth for Fido. And since sandy paws equal happy dogs, we’ve sniffed out the best beaches in Louisiana where dogs can run, swim, and frolic in the sand. Use the links/map below to find a dog-friendly beach in Louisiana.

Pet Friendly North Beach
North Beach North Beach is pet-friendly. Located right next door to the tourist bureau at 1205 N. Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA, the beach is a great place to hang out with your pooch. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore the only white sand beach located inland from Texas to Florida. The gorgeous sand is a wonderful place to walk with Fido and enjoy the sun setting together. See Details
Pet Friendly Port Fourchon Beach
Port Fourchon Beach Port Fourchon Beach is pet-friendly. This gulf coast beach is covered in gorgeous white sand and makes for an ideal walk for you and your leashed pup. Dodge the waves, breathe the sea air and visit one of the most popular beaches among locals from the area. The beach can be accessed every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Rutherford Beach Rutherford Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs are allowed to visit this windswept beach on the Gulf Coast without a leash. This is one of many miles of beaches in this area, which is known for birding and shell collecting. The best time to visit the beach is from sunrise to sunset. Parking on the beach is permitted, so you and your pooch can jump out the car and enjoy the beach straight away. See Details
Holly Beach Holly Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on a beach that is fondly known by locals as the Cajun Riviera. The beach is located just thirty miles away from the Texas border. Dogs must be leashed when they are on the sand. The beach is often frequented by people crabbing and sunbathing. The beach is quiet and is one of Louisiana’s hidden gems, where you and your pooch might get a big stretch of sand all for yourselves. See Details
Mae's Beach Mae's Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs are allowed to join their owners on the sands on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. This quiet beach is secluded and allows for a relaxing day on the beach with your pooch. See Details