Dog Friendly Activities in Albany, NY

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Albany. 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 Albany.

Pet Friendly Olde English Downtown Dog Park
Olde English Downtown Dog Park Local and visiting dogs alike will feel right at home inside Albany's Olde English Downtown Dog Park. This sizable grassy space offers Fidos of all sizes a fenced area to run and play off leash. Waste bags and benches are available, as well as large rocks where pooches can climb, and a beautiful mural featuring some of Albany's best four-legged friends. The park is open year-round from dawn to dusk daily, and is free of charge. See Details
Pet Friendly Washington Park
Washington Park Pets are welcome on-leash at this lovely Albany park. See Details
Normanskill Farm Dog Park Off Delaware Avenue, take a left on Mill Road just before the bridge to Delmar and continue straight to the farm, and go all the way back to the Community Garden & Dog Park. Off the beaten track a bit makes for a nice setting for this off leash area. Dogs must be sociable, current on all vaccinations, and under their owner's control at all times. Dogs must be leashed when not in designated off-lead areas. See Details
Department of General Services Dog Park This fenced in, off lead area sits just north of Huck Finns Warehouse and the I-90 bridge overpass. Dogs must be sociable, current on all vaccinations, and under their owner's control at all times. Dogs must also be leashed when not in designated off-lead areas. See Details
Hartman Road Dog Park Hartman Road Dog Park is adjacent to the Community Garden. Features an off-leash area for dogs to play. See Details
Westland Hills Dog Park Just off Colvin Avenue, this off lead area is located in Westland Hills Park. Dogs must be sociable, current on all vaccinations, and under their owner's control at all times. Dogs must be leashed when not in designated off-lead areas See Details
Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail The Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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 Albany! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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
Bowman Orchards Bowman Orchards is pet-friendly. Dogs are invited to pick apples in late summer and fall, pumpkins from the patch throughout October and strawberries in early summer. Contact them directly for an updated picking schedule and remember to keep your dog leashed during their visit. Their regular hours are Monday through Saturday from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Nott Road Dog Park Large fenced area, water, and benches. Please visit the Town of Guilderland website to learn more about the Dog Park Rules. See Details
Scentral Dog Park Scentral Dog Park in the town of Halfmoon is where local canines go to hang out. The park is divided into a small and large section and stacked with equipment to play on. Dogs and humans can rehydrate at the water fountain provided. Visitors must have a permit that can be applied for by both town residents and non-residents. Simply fill out the Dog Park Permit Application on the website, provide the required documentation and submit it to the Town Clerks Office in the Town Hall. Dog owners are reminded to clean up after pups and to keep an eye on them while they play in the park. See Details
Ravena Dog Park Ravena Dog Park is pet-friendly. This large, fenced-in dog park is a great place to let your pooch loose to play and make new friends. The park contains a water fountain. Permits are available to residents and non-residents. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind and to keep an eye on their pooch while they play. See Details
Indian Ladder Farms Indian Ladder Farms features a dog-friendly biergarten and nature trail in Altamont, NY. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you at an outdoor table where you can dine on smoked cuts of meat and drink cider or beer. Yellow Rock Cafe serves breakfast, salads, sandwiches, and handhelds. There are also four separate nature trails of varying lengths to enjoy. Please note that ticks and poison ivy may be present. See Details
Bethlehem Dog Park at Elm Avenue Park Pets love to play off-leash at this fenced, 1.3 acre dog park in Elm Avenue Park. Permits available from Town Clerk. See Details
Coxsackie Riverside Park Coxsackie Riverside Park is pet-friendly. This popular park contains a playground, basketball court, and boat launch with Hudson River access. Go for a wander with your pooch along the trails and enjoy the colors of fall on the trees around you. Home to a yearly blessing of the animals, this is a great place to visit with your dog and see somewhere new in New York. See Details
Dick's Sporting Goods Dick's Sporting Goods is a dog-friendly sports store in Albany, New York. Whether your pooch loves soccer or tennis, you'll be able to find all the latest gear in store. Dick's Sporting Goods is open Monday through Saturday from 9:00am to 9:30pm and Sunday from 10:00am to 7:00pm. See Details
East Greenbush Dog Park There's a small fenced in dog park within the East Greenbush park. See Details
Uncle Sam Bikeway The Uncle Sam Bikeway 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 Troy! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Uncle Sam Bikeway. 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
Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail The Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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 Latham! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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
Ballston Veterans Bicycle Path The Ballston Vetarans Bicycle Path 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 Ballston Lake! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Ballston Bicycle Path. 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
Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail The Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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 Schenectady! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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
Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail The Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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 Cohoes! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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
Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail The Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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 Watervliet! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike 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
Home Depot Home Depot is a dog-friendly chain retailer in Albany that offers customers a wide selection of tools, appliances, and general household items. You can bring Fido with you to wander the aisles of light fixtures, gardening items, and furniture. Home Depot is open Monday through Saturday from 6am to 9pm and Sunday from 8am to 7pm. See Details