Dog Friendly Activities in Abington, MA

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Abington, and 149 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 Abington.

Pet Friendly The Abington Grove
The Abington Grove This Abington park is a hidden jewel little known even to locals. It's also a wonderful place to bring your pet for an on-leash stroll, though they are not permitted during the day in summer. See Details
Pet Friendly Ames Nowell State Park
Ames Nowell State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Ames Nowell State Park. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy the ten miles of pet-friendly trails that weave around the woodland adjacent to Cleveland Pond. The pond is popular among anglers and recreational boat users. The area is also a haven for mountain bikers looking to challenge themselves on the trails. Ames Nowell State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Stodder's Neck Dog Park Stoddard's Neck Dog Park is a fun place for dogs. It is surrounded on three sides by water, an on the front by a 4 foot rock wall. The park is grassy and has trails for you you walk on, woods to romp in, and hills to roll down. The swimming is great too! People bring thier own water (there are bowls everywhere) and poop bag stations are located throughout the park. Most people there are friendly and responsible, and there are benches and picnic tables for them to socialize at as well! Stoddard's Neck is even easy to get to. Just hop on Route 3A, go through Weymouth, and right over the Weymouth/Hingham line. Go just past Abigail Adams Park. Immediatley after a small bridge but BEFORE the Dodge dealership the park in on the opposite side of the road. 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
Marshfield Beaches Marshfield Beaches allow dogs on leash year round. Includes Rexhame and Brant Rock. I am not sure about Humarock (since it might be considered Scituate). Non Residents is Monday-Thursday $20, Friday-Saturday $25 and Sundays $30 at Rexhame Beach. See Details
Peter's Park This new, fenced, off-leash dog park includes a separate area for smaller dogs, benches to rest and relax on, and plenty of clean gravel. This park is over 13,000 square feet which includes a 3,000 square feet small dog area. See Details
Carson Beach Leashed dogs are welcome on the beach offseason, from Labor Day through Memorial Day. See Details
The Revolutionary Story Tour 'The Revolutionary Story Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Mike. Tour the major landmarks of Boston on the Freedom Trail and learn about the history of the city. Dogs may have to be kept outside or carried in burial grounds. The experience lasts 3.5 hours and can accommodate up to 12 guests ages 10 and up. Children are allowed - it's just not the kids version of history. Rates start at $55 per person. See Details
Fresh Pond Reservation Dog Park Cambridge resident pets are welcome to play off-leash at this lovely reservation. There are even two ponds where pets are permitted to take a swim! Dogs must stay off mowed lawns and most paved trails. See Details
Thorndike Field NEW Off-Leash Dog Park in Arlington, MA! It just opened on May 21, 2012. See Details
Beaver Brook Reservation Pets are welcome on-leash on the trails at this lovely Waltham reservation, which includes ponds and a cascading waterfall. See Details
Boston Water Taxi Dogs welcome on Taxi rides. There is no additional fee for dogs to ride, but please let the Water Taxi know you are traveling with a dog when calling ahead. City Water Taxi is now operating under BHC Water Taxi. Rates are now $10.00 for all stops (excluding stops at Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf). Stops to Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf is now $15. Children under 12 ride free. Please Note: Stop 4 - Liberty Wharf and stop 10 - Atlantic Wharf are summer-only. See Details
2-hour Sail on Boston Harbor '2-hour Sail on Boston Harbor' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Caitlyn, Grant and Emilio. Head off for a 2-hour sail on historic Boston Harbor with your host. Dogs are welcome on private tours and on tours where the other guests don't mind. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests of all ages. Minors should be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Rates start at $35 per person. 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
Escape Room & Exclusive Backstage Tour 'Escape Room & Exclusive Backstage Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Marie. Your well-behaved pooch is welcome to join you on a private experience to escape the room in a given amount of time. You will need to solve puzzles along way in order to solve the game and escape the room! If bringing Fido along, you must book a private experience. Contact host prior to booking. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 14 and up. Players under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. You MUST PLEASE call ahead if you would like to bring kids younger than 14 and dogs. Rates start at $39 per person. See Details
The Apple Store Everyone in this store is so friendly and well-behaved canines are always welcome. See Details
Freedom Trail Fido can walk in the footsteps of America’s founding fathers by following the Freedom Trail through downtown Boston. All you need to enjoy this free attraction is your dog’s leash and a good pair of walking shoes. The 2.5- mile red brick trail will lead you right to 16 of Boston’s most historic sites, so you don’t even need a map! See Details
Pawsh Dog Boutique Dogs are always welcome at Pawsh! Stop in for a sniff! See Details
Neponset Trail The Neponset Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Boston! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Neponset Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Lobster Charter, Catch & Cook 'Lobster Charter, Catch & Cook' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by John. Jump aboard the Christina Marie for a Lobster Charter with your pooch. Dogs are welcome if owners bring their own life jackets with them on board. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 8 and up. This charter can only be booked with a minimum of 4 guests. Please contact for special arrangements. Rates start at $150 per person. See Details
Carleton Court Dog Park This simple, fenced dog park is set in a beautiful area, making it a lovely place for your pet to play off-leash. See Details
Corey Hill Outlook Park This park on Summit ave isn't very big. It is mainly a huge hill with a gorgeous view of the river and cambridge. They even have a human scale sundial at the top. The hill is packed with sun bathers in the warm weather and children sledding in the winter; however in the morning, as long as it is before 9am, your dog may be off the leash. It is used primarily by residents during these off leash hours. Your dog can still be at the park during the day, as long as they are leashed. Make sure to not bring your dog on the side where the children's playground is. Dogs are forbidden there. It's a great spot to swing by before you walk down Summit Ave. to walk your pup through Coolidge Corner's many dog friendly coffee shops and pet stores! See Details
Bloodlust: of Victorian Boston 'Bloodlust: of Victorian Boston' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Michael. Explore this quaint post-Civil War suburb with its architectural gems that tourist rarely get to see. Then, delve into the concerns of the people who lived here, their art, science, politics and stories of true crime. Dogs are welcome on a leash. You'll even have the opportunity to stop by a dog park along the route. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 13 and up. Due to the graphic nature of some of the true crime stories, this tour is recommended for ages 13 and up. There will be some detailed discussion of violence and murder. Rates start at $24 per person. See Details
Charles River Canoe & Kayak Charles River Canoe & Kayak allows you to take your dog in their boats (no extra fee). Some locations even have life jackets you can borrow for your dog! Hours vary by location, but the season runs from May through mid-October. Tours start at $49 for adults and $45 for children. Rentals start at $17 per hour or $68 per day. See Details