Dog Friendly Activities in Atlantic Beach, FL

There are 6 dog friendly activities in Atlantic Beach. 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 Atlantic Beach.

Pet Friendly Brewz
Brewz Brewz, The Filling Station is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you sip on a tap beer. Brewz features a wide selection of local favorites and brews from around the world. This location of Brewz is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Atlantic Beach
Atlantic Beach Dogs are allowed on the beach during the day and evening. Dogs must be on leash unless both adult and pet are in the water together (see below). Pet owners must pick up and remove dog waste from beach and dispose of properly.

No dog shall be allowed off the property of its owner unless the dog is fastened to a suitable leash of dependable strength not to exceed twelve (12) feet in length. Such leash must be attached to a fixed object or specifically held by a person capable of controlling the animal. On Atlantic Beach if dog and owner are in the Atlantic Ocean together, the dog shall be allowed to swim unleashed and then immediately put back on the leash before returning to the beach. This does not include walking the dog in the water.
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Atlantic Beach Dog Park Dog friendly beach but must be on leash no longer than 12 feet long. Must pick up any poop. See Details
St. Johns River Ferry Fido will love feeling the wind in his fur aboard the St. Johns River Ferry in Atlantic Beach. Connecting Mayport Village and Fort George Island, the dog friendly, car and passenger ferry departs every half hour. Dogs must remain in vehicles and pedestrians with dogs must stand in the back away from other passengers. See Details
Grey Matter Distillery Grey Matter Distillery is a dog-friendly venue in Atlantic Beach, FL. Leashed dogs are allowed to join you inside the bar. Enjoy a tasting in the cozy, art-filled space. Food is not served, but you are welcome to order from a nearby restaurant. See Details
Dutton Island Preserve Dutton Island Preserve in Atlantic Beach, FL is dog friendly. The city's largest park welcomes leashed pets to join you on the 1.4 mile nature trail which offers beautiful waterway views. There are picnic benches dotted along the trail, but no restrooms at Dutton Island Preserve. See Details
Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens is pet-friendly. This 120-acre urban woodland is full of trails for you to explore and enjoy with your pooch. In addition, over three miles of rustic hiking trails wind quietly through a series of distinct ecological habitats. Chill out on one of the benches around the park, have a picnic and enjoy a day outside with your pup. The park is open every day of the week from 8am to 5pm. See Details
BrewHound Dog Park + Bar BrewHound Dog Park + Bar is a dog-friendly bar and dog park in Neptune Beach, FL. Brewhound is a membership based park and serves coffee, local craft beer, and wine on tap. The off-leash dog park features turf grass, separately fenced areas for large and small dogs, cool, shady areas, and The Doggie Splash Pad. Areas are supervised by trained ”Ruffarees” to maintain a friendly and safe environment for all pups. Daily, monthly and annual memberships are available. See Details
Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park Commonly referred to as Hanna Park, Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park in Jacksonville welcomes leashed dogs throughout the year in the park and at the beach. This 450-acre area offers a water park, freshwater lake, pet friendly campground, hiking and biking trails, one of Jacksonville's best surfing beaches and more. Most areas of the park are dog friendly. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times, clean up after your pup, and obey all posted signs. There is a small fee for admission. See Details
Dog Wood Park Dog Wood Park in Jacksonville is a 42-acre, dog-friendly space (25 acres of which are currently fenced) that provides fitness, relaxation and socializing opportunities for both you and Fido. There is an admission fee and memberships are available. Dogs can run off-leash to their hearts' content in a safe, controlled environment. The off-leash park offers a variety of recreational and fitness amenities, including dog-swimming ponds, jogging/walking trails and exercise equipment. Perhaps even more importantly, the off-leash park gives dogs a chance to socialize with others of their own kind. Dogwood Dog Park features the following amenities: a 2-acre swimming lake for dogs, 25 fenced acres with 6-foot chain link fence, huge fields for frisbee and throwing balls, a 4-acre shady area for those hot days, a dog shower for muddy paws, a 10-acre natural wooded area with nature trails, and a small dog area for dogs under 25 pounds with both sunny and shady sections, and Lake Fifi, a small dog swimming pond! See Details
Ed Austin Dog Park Ed Austin Dog Park is located in Jacksonville, FL, is a family sports venue and exercise complex. Follow the old golf cart trail for a 1.75 mile walk or go into the 4 acres of off leash dog park. See Details
Kanine Social Kanine Social is an indoor and outdoor park in Jacksonville, FL, where dogs and their owners are welcome to stay for a beer, a game, or a whole day. This is more than just a park for your pup to socialize in, there's also a craft beer and coffee bar so you can catch up with your human friends over a hot or cold one as well. The two parks on site are 7,000 square foot each, and the indoor park is climate controlled for those hotter days. There's a separate play area for small dogs on site and three self wash bathing stations for when they're done playing. Dogs who want to stay and play can do so for one price. Memberships are available. See Details
Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park is pet-friendly. This is a wonderful place to take kids and dogs alike. The unpaved trails with many different routes are fun to explore. This varied park also has two off-leash dog areas, one for large dogs and one for small dogs. The park can be accessed from 5am to 9pm. See Details
Green Room Brewing Green Room Brewing is a dog-friendly microbrewery in Jacksonville Beach, FL, where Fido can join you inside the taproom for a brew. They offer 16 rotating drafts and growler sales. Tours of the brewery upon request. Green Room does not serve food, but you are welcome to bring your own. See Details
John Gorrie Dog Park of Riverside Park BringFido to run off leash at John Gorrie Dog Park of Riverside Park in Jacksonville, FL. There are two enclosed dog runs with water fountains, tennis balls and shade trees. The park is divided into separate areas for small and large dogs. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Mickler's Landing Mickler's Landing features wooden dune walkovers, grills, off-beach parking, showers, and restrooms on the pink, coquina-sand beach. Leashed dogs are permitted on the beach. See Details
Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park Two off-leash dog parks await your different sized pups. One for the big ones, and one for the little ones. Outside of the park, roam miles of trails with your four-legged friend. See Details
Jacksonville Beach Jacksonville Beach is a popular pet-friendly destination. Home to yellow sands and views of the crashing sea, dogs are allowed on the beach at any time from October 1 through March 31. However, dogs are not permitted on the beach between 9am to 5pm from April 1 through September 30. Your pooch must be leashed at all times while they are enjoying the beach and owners should clean up after their pets. See Details
Riverside Arts Market Riverside Arts Market is a dog-friendly market in Jacksonville, FL. The open air market is held every Saturday, rain or shine. You'll find fresh produce and products from local artisans. Pets must be leashed, cleaned up after, and kept away from food items. See Details
Peters Point Beachfront Park Leashed dogs are allowed on the beach at Peters Point Beachfront Park. The park features indoor/outdoor showers, picnic tables, and fishing access. See Details
OceanWay Park This shaded park has separate fenced-in areas for large and small dogs. There is no water available, but plenty of trash cans and waste baggies. See Details
Veterans Park Dog Park This 3-acre area features separate fenced sections for large and small dogs. There are drinking fountains, a picnic shelter, Mutt Mittens poles, and plenty open space to enjoy playing catch. See Details
Nassau Humane Society Dog Park This dog park is for dogs of all sizes with special areas and pools designated for small and large dogs. There are also shaded benches for the dog parents. All proceeds benefit the Nassau Humane Society. See Details
Paws Dog Park at Davis Complex This fenced, off-leash dog park even has a pond where dogs can go for a cool swim on hot summer afternoons. See Details