Dog Friendly Activities in Alameda, CA

There are 9 dog friendly activities in Alameda. 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 Alameda.

Pet Friendly Alameda Dog Park
Alameda Dog Park Pets love to play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which includes a separate area for smaller pets. See Details
Pet Friendly Crafting with Leather
Crafting with Leather 'Crafting with Leather' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by May. On this experience, you'll learn how to make a pattern, stencil, leather painting, rivet setting and constructing a dimensional piece. Leashed dogs are welcome to join this experience, as long as they are well-behaved. The experience lasts 3.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 18 and up. Please arrive on time. Due to the nature of tools used in class, all participants are required to sign a waiver in advance. Rates start at $105 per person. See Details
Faction Brewing Your pup can join you as you enjoy a pint of one of the many beers on tap at Faction Brewing. Located on the old Alameda Naval Base, Faction Brewing offers more than 20 beers on tap to enjoy as tasters, pints, or growlers. If you're hungry, you can grab some grub from the onsite food truck. Faction Brewing also offers Bootleg Biscuits for your dog to munch on. Faction Brewing also holds many events throughout the year. See Details
Rosenblum Cellars Winery Rosenblum showcases award-winning wines in two different tasting rooms in a relaxing, fun, dog-friendly environment. See Details
Make Your Own Leather Belt 'Make Your Own Leather Belt' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by May. You'll learn how to cut heavy weight leather, use a leather punch, how to tool leather, bevel leather and more. Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy this experience, as long as they are well-behaved. The experience lasts 4.5 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Due to the nature of tools used in class, all participants are required to sign a waiver in advance. Rates start at $135 per person. See Details
Franklin Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a walk around Franklin Park. Franklin Park features two playgrounds, sports facilities, picnic rental areas, and more. Franklin Park is open daily from dawn until dusk. Dog owners must clean up after their pets. See Details
Almanac Barrel House, Brewery, and Taproom Almanac Barrel House, Brewery, and Taproom is pet-friendly. This industrial-style taproom offers beers brewed onsite that you can enjoy in an indoor beer hall or in the outdoor beer garden. Bring food or enjoy Burnt Ends BBQ truck outside with family, friends, children, and pets. Almanac Barrel House, Brewery, and Taproom is open Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Designing Terrariums 'Designing Terrariums' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Michelle. Fido is welcome with prior approval from the host, as she has her own dogs onsite. Your pooch will watch as you learn how to create a terrarium arrangement. You will be guided through a step-by-step process of planting and learning how to maintain the succulents. All materials are included and no experience is necessary. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 6 and up. Rates start at $70 per person. See Details
San Francisco Bay Ferry San Francisco Bay Ferry is pet-friendly. Pets, including comfort animals and emotional support animals, can only be brought aboard San Francisco Bay Ferry if they are within an enclosed pet carrier that can fit on your lap and they do not pose a threat to passengers or crew members. Contact them directly for specific ferry times. See Details
Baker Beach Located approximately 1 mile south of the Golden Gate Bridge, this beach is a great spot to take your dog for a view of the famous landmark. Dogs are permitted off-leash on Baker Beach north of Lobos Creek, but they must be on a leash south of Lobos Creek. See Details
Flying Furbaby photos at the Golden Gate Flying Furbaby photos at the Golden Gate is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Join a GoPro photographers at Crissy Field beach near Golden Gate bridge for action shots. The rate is based on the number of dogs, but participants can bring as many people as they want! Rates start at $25. See Details
Fort Funston Doggie Beach An off leash doggie beach with a huge area of tons of trails. There are typically hundreds of well socialized and well behaved dogs for your dog to play with. See Details
Montara State Beach Montara State Beach is a popular dog-friendly destination. Pets are allowed to join you on this beach as long as they are on a leash under six feet. This area is really popular for people who want to explore tide pools and partake in a little bit of surf fishing. While you're there, you can check out Montara Mountain as well, featuring the only undisturbed coastal mountain habitat across 100 miles of coastline. Montara State Beach is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Golden Gate Park Golden Gate Park is one of San Francisco's most popular pet-friendly parks. Dogs have a dedicated off-leash area near the entrance at Fulton St. and 38th Ave. There are four separate off-leash areas: the southeast section between Lincoln Way, King Drive and 2nd and 7th Avenues; the Northeast section at Stanyan and Grove Streets; the Southcentral area between King Drive, Middle Drive, and 34th and 38th Avenues; and the fenced training area at 38th Ave. and Fulton. See Details
Ocean Beach Ocean Beach in San Francisco is pet-friendly. From stairwell 1 to stairwell 21, dogs are allowed off-leash and can still enjoy the other areas on-leash. Dog owners are reminded to clean up after pups and to keep an eye on pups playing on the sand. See Details
Fort Funston Located on Skyline Blvd, Fort Funston is one of the best places in all of San Francisco to bring your dog for a day of fun. Plenty of open space allows your dog to run free (as long as they are well-behaved and under voice command), and there are several trails, beach areas and other dogs to keep your pup happy. Dogs must be on a leash in the Bank Swallow habitat areas. See Details
Pillar Point Harbor Enclosed within a sea wall, it's an area where dogs and kids can swim and play. Parking lot fills up early on weekends. See Details
Rides by me on a Classic Sidecar 'Rides by me on a Classic Sidecar' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jerome. Get an introduction to a sidecar, hit the road and enjoy a tour of iconic parks, hills, bridges and crooked streets from the comfort of a sidecar. Lap dogs are welcome to join in the sidecar. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 2 guests ages 12 and up. Rates start at $150 per person. See Details
San Francisco Architecture 'San Francisco Architecture' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jay. Meet on Union Square and take public transit to Pacific Heights with its colorful Victorian row houses, famous mansions, and diverse architectural mix. Small dogs are welcome, but will need to be carried on your lap during the portion of this experience that takes place on a bus. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 5 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details
Crissy Field Your dog will love strolling on the promenade, catching a frisbee in the grassy field, and play in the sand and surf at the designated off-leash beach. A doggie water fountain and washing station are available. See Details
Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruises Your on-leash pet is welcome to join you on the one-hour Bay Cruise Adventure and the "Escape from the Rock" which take in gorgeous views of the bridges, piers, and Alcatraz. The owner remains wholly responsible for the animal and must keep it on a leash or in an approved carrier at all times while on board. Failure of the owner to control an animal is grounds for removal of the animal and passenger responsible for the animal. The Master may refuse service if appropriate. Please be aware animals are not allowed on Angel Island. See Details
Lands End Beach Off Leash Dog Area Lands End Beach Off Leash Dog Area is unfenced. Watch for signs designating certain areas that require leash use. See Details
LGBTQ Castro Tours 'LGBTQ Castro Tours' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Kathy. On this two hour tour, you and Fido will get to visit historical sites, discover how history developed and impacted the community and get to meet people and hear their stories. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 5 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details
Pottery in the Mission 'Pottery in the Mission' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Marieke. Learn to sculpt your own clay items. Pieces will be professionally finished, fired, and glazed after the experience. To guarantee your pooch a place on this experience, you'll need to book the whole event. Other students who register could have a dog phobia or allergies that Marike will respect otherwise. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 8 and up. Rates start at $90 per person. See Details