Dog Friendly Activities in Apopka, FL

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Apopka, and 99 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 Apopka.

Pet Friendly Doctor's Dog Park
Doctor's Dog Park This 750' by 300' dog park features water fountains, a pet shower, benches and, plenty of space for dogs to frolic and play. See Details
Pet Friendly Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive
Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive is a pet-friendly scenic route through Florida's backcountry. Administered by the local water board, this drive is open weekends & holidays for nature viewing. Check out the audio tour provided on their website to get an understanding of the ecology along the route. See Details
Lower Wekiva River State Preserve This is a wonderful park for canoeing and swimming, though it can be crowded in summer. Leashed dogs are welcome in the preserve and on the trails. Obey all posted signs regarding pets. See Details
West Orange Trail The West Orange 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 Apopka! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the West Orange 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
Lake Eola Park Although technically not a dog park, the nearly 1-mile walking path around Lake Eola in downtown Orlando, Florida is very pet-friendly. There are several dog-related events that take place at Lake Eola each year, and almost any time of the day you'll find pet owners taking their four-legged friends for a walk around the lake. Poop bag dispensers are conveniently located on the lake path so that you can clean up after your pet. In addition to the lake path, visitors can also rent swan boats to enjoy with pets up to 5 lbs. There is also an amphitheater where concerts and other events are regularly held, as well as a couple of pet-friendly restaurants next to the lake, which will allow you to dine outdoors with your pooch. See Details
Lake Baldwin Park Lake Baldwin Park in Winter Park, FL, offers an off-leash dog area (during designated hours) near the water with picnic tables, two pavilions, and doggie showers. The park is closed every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month until 12pm for maintenance. See Details
Rusty Anchor Mount Dora Rusty Anchor Mount Dora is a dog-friendly pontoon boat tour in Mount Dora, FL. Dogs are allowed on-board so long as they remain on-leash. They offer two hour sightseeing eco tours of Lake Dora and the Dora Canal, as well as 1 hour Sunset cruises, shoreline tours, and half hour Lake front tours! See Details
Loch Haven Park The dog-friendly Loch Haven Park in Orland, FL, is known as the region's premier cultural park. It's nestled between three lakes and spans across forty-five acres. The park features art displays, Central Florida's oldest oak tree, and a small fenced-in dog park. Dogs must be leashed and cleaned up after during their visit. Waste bags and garbage bins are scattered throughout the park. See Details
Mead Botanical Garden Mead Botanical Garden is a dog-friendly attraction in Winter Park, FL. Bring your leashed pooch along to this vast, tranquil green space that boasts an array of flowering gardens, wildlife habitats and pavilions to enjoy. Dogs are allowed in marked areas as long as they leashed and owners clean up after them. When visiting the garden, please be mindful. Take only photographs, leave only footprints. See Details
Gemini Springs Dog Park The Gemini Springs Dog Park is a 4.5-acre fenced area of Gemini Springs Park in DeBary, FL, with two sections -- one for small dogs under 25 lbs and another for large dogs over 25 lbs. The park includes shaded areas, dog wash stations, water fountains for dogs, benches and picnic tables. See Details
Castle Church Brewing Castle Church Brewing, located in Orlando, FL, is a pet-friendly brewery where Fido is welcome to join you both inside and outside. Their facility features a 20 BBL craft brewhouse and tours, tasting room, and indoor beer garden with food trucks (check their website for schedule), games, entertainment, and church worship on Sundays and Wednesdays. Their beer menu includes a variety of different brews that are sure to please anyone including All Saints Einbecker Ale, Luther Lager, Here I Stand Stout, Means of Grace Brown Ale, Katie's Kolsch, Mighty Fortress Doppelbock, as well as seasonal and special releases throughout the year. See Details
RockPit Brewing RockPit Brewing is pet-friendly. They have plenty of covered seating out front for pups and humans to hangout and enjoy a cold one. RockPit Brewing is open Tuesday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 10pm and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Hontoon Island State Park Hontoon Island State Park is a pet-friendly island. You and Fido can only access this park by public ferry or private boat, so your pooch must be have their four sea legs ready. Once you're back on dry land, you can check out the eight miles of trails that weave around the island, including one that leads to Bear Tree Landing, the location of one of the largest oak trees on the Island. There are a number of picnic areas to enjoy on the island as well. Hontoon Island State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Lake Louisa State Park Lake Louisa State Park in Clermont, FL, is pet-friendly. You and your pooch are invited to explore 20 miles of unpaved trails and a half-mile nature trail at the Lake Louisa parking lot. Dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash under six feet. Please note that dogs are not permitted in the lake. There's a fee of $5 per car, per day. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Barber Dog Park Fido is welcome to play off-leash at the fenced Barber Dog Park in Orlando. The park features separate areas for small and large dogs, each with their own agility equipment. A shelter with a picnic table is available as well. See Details
Sunset Paddle at The Waterfront 'Sunset Paddle at The Waterfront' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jennifer. Guests arrive at The Waterfront Restaurant on the shore of Lake Jennie Jewell, before being set up with a SUP or kayak and heading off on the water. First timers will even receive a lesson included. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 5 and up. Guests should be comfortable around water. They provide life vests on boards for humans and canines. Let them know if who will be joining your party, so they know which life vests to use. Rates start at $43 per person. See Details
West Orange Dog Park West Orange Dog Park in Winter Garden, FL, is a pleasant dog park with plenty of shade and a water fountain for both dogs and humans. There are balls to chase, plenty of mulch to dig in, and time out pens (just in case)! There are two separate areas at the park - one for smaller dogs and a bigger one for large dogs. Both have shaded seating areas for humans, some play equipment to entertain dogs, and a concrete path for walking (handy if you need to bring a stroller or are in a wheelchair). Sometimes there is a paddling pool so your canine friend can cool off. There is a hose in the smaller park and both parks have plenty of plastic baggies to encourage people to pick up after their pet. See Details
Park of the Americas Beautiful new Off Leash dog park on the east side of Orlando.Area is divided into Small dog 35 pounds and under & Big dog 35 pounds and over. Lots of room for dogs to roam and roam free! See Details
Waterfront Park Waterfront Park is a dog-friendly walking the beautiful Lake Minneola in Clermont, FL. There is a beach, picnic tables, pavilion, basketball court, and sitting area. Disposable pick-up bags are available along the trail. See Details
Mount Dora Dog Park Located in the Lincoln Avenue Community Park & Pool, this off-leash dog park in Mount Dora includes three separate areas for large, small, and medium-sized dogs. See Details
Summerport Dog Park Open to the public, the Summerport Dog Park in Windermere, FL is a grassy space for Fido to play off-leash. The Dog Park features a small dog area and a big dog area, benches, waste bags and trash cans, as well as refillable water fountains for dogs and their humans. See Details
Ellipsis Brewing Ellipsis Brewing, located in Orlando, FL, is a dog friendly micro-brewery located near the Orlando International Airport where Fido is welcome to join you for a drink inside or outside. They specialize in hand crafted beers from IPAs to stouts. See Details
Palm Island Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Palm Island Park, an 8-acre natural preserve on Lake Dora in Mount Dora, FL. Explore the pet-friendly trails, winding boardwalk, and relax at the benches and picnic tables. Please be aware that bold alligators are known to frequent the area. See Details