Dog Friendly Activities in Avila Beach, CA

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Avila Beach, and 42 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 Avila Beach.

Pet Friendly Alapay Cellars Tasting Room
Alapay Cellars Tasting Room Alapay Cellars Tasting Room in Avila Beach, CA is pet friendly. Bring Fido along while you enjoy a tasting of their French-oak aged red, white and dessert wines in an aquatic and cozy cellar atmosphere. They offer bottles to go as well as apparel and other gifts. Leashed and well-behaved dogs are welcome. See Details
Pet Friendly Avila Beach
Avila Beach Avila Beach is the smallest of the beaches in Avila & Port San Luis Harbor and it's called Dog Beach by the locals. Dogs are allowed off-leash and under voice-command control on Avila Beach before 10am and after 5pm daily. See Details
Bay Cruisers Located next to the volcanic plug, Morro Rock in Morro Bay, Bay Cruisers is a dog-friendly boat rental and cruise company. You and seven friends can jump on board one of the small cruisers and take yourselves for a ride around the bay, no experience is needed to master the easy to use boats. Boat rentals start at $100 for an hour, and Fido is welcome for a $10 pet fee. See Details
Sunset Drive-In The pet-friendly Sunset Drive-In in San Luis Obispo, CA, will give you a dose of nostalgia and a fun evening out at this old-fashioned drive-in theater. Fido is welcome providing he is quiet and doesn't bark consistently. See Details
Pismo State Beach Pismo State Beach in Oceano, CA, is a dog-friendly area that welcomes Fido on a leash. Dogs are allowed on the beach and park trails but must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. Dogs are not permitted at the Pismo Dune Preserve or at Oso Flaco Lake. See Details
Bob Jones City to the Sea Trail Pick up a delicious picnic lunch from the Avila Valley Barn before hopping on the 2.5-mile Bob Jones City to the Sea Trail (which starts right behind the farm) in San Luis Obispo, CA. The paved, dog-friendly trail winds its way through the Avila Valley, following a beautiful stream all the way to Avila Beach. Either of the town’s two off-leash dog beaches (Olde Port Beach and Fisherman’s Beach) can be accessed by walking a half mile past the trail’s official end in the somewhat narrow bike line on Avila Beach Drive. See Details
Jody Giannini Family Dog Park Bring Fido to blow off some steam at the Jody Giannini Family Dog Park in Morro Bay, CA. This off-leash pup recreation area features separate enclosed grassy areas for small and large dogs, ocean views, plenty of shade and benches for humans. Dogs must be current on vaccinations and licensed with tags. This is a self-funded and maintained dog park. See Details
Olde Port Beach Olde Port Beach is a dog-friendly beach in San Luis Obispo, CA. This popular beach is the first beach you will find after crossing the bridge out of Avila and into Port San Luis. It welcomes dogs to play off-leash. This stretch of sand is enclosed on each end by a cliff, so pups can’t get too far. It has parking along the road and a ramp down to the sand. The beach is accessible all the time, but lifeguards are seasonal. See Details
Del Mar Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at this 9-acre Morro Bay park's walking paths. See Details
Morro Bay Dog Beach Morro Bay Dog Beach, also know as Toro Creek Dog Beach, is pet-friendly. Bring your dog for a leashed walk on the beach. Don't forget to clean up any mess left behind. The stretch of sand is open every day of the week from 5am to 9pm. See Details
Breakaway Tours, Dog-Friendly Wine Tours Breakaway Tours offers canines and their companions the chance to explore San Luis Obispo Wine Country in style. The dog-friendly tour group picks up dog owners and their leashed pets from their local lodging and takes them, in private, air-conditioned vehicles, to four dog-friendly wineries of their choice! Owners can tack on a winery picnic lunch, complete with Scooby Snacks, to their tour. Rates start at $350, plus a pet cleaning fee. See Details
Wolff Vineyards Wolff Vineyards, located in San Luis Obispo, CA, is a vineyard that welcomes wine connoisseurs at their tasting room and outdoor picnic area. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly vineyard while you enjoy your day. See Details
W.O.O.F Pac Park W.O.O.F Pac Park is a 3 acre off-leash dog park in Santa Maria, CA. W.O.O.F. stands for "Winners Of Off-leash Freedom" and Fido is sure to expend plenty of energy when exercising and playing on this expansive grassy open space. W.O.O.F Pac Park has fully-fenced areas for large and small dogs, double entry gates, canine drinking fountains, and benches for seating. Restrooms are located nearby. See Details
Cayucos Beach Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy Cayucos Beach, a pet-friendly beach in Cayucos, CA. Pups can play in the surf and sand as long as they are well-behaved, cleaned up after and remain on-leash during their entire visit. See Details
Avila Valley Barn Well-behaved leashed dogs are allowed to join their owners in the outdoor areas and on the picnic tables at Avila Valley Barn in San Luis Obispo, CA. This popular spot is a great place to stop and buy fresh produce, including delicious fruit and vegetables that are grown locally. You and your pooch can pick up a pie or bakery treat to enjoy on the picnic tables, or grab an ice cream on the way to Avila Beach. There are hayrides, farm pets and you can even pick your own fruit. If Fido makes a mess, you'll find a pet waste station on the grounds, too. See Details
Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove is pet-friendly. This lovely spot includes a short paved trail that will lead you and your pooch on a grand tour of butterflies. Check out their website to find out when the season opening hours are. They are open every day of the week during the season and the trail is accessible during all hours. See Details
Morro Bay State Park Morro Bay State Park is a dog-friendly park in Morro Bay, CA. The park features lagoon and natural bay habitat, but the most prominent landmark is Morro Rock. The park has opportunities for sailing, fishing, hiking and bird watching. Bring your pooch along to see what other wildlife you can spot during your visit. Watch for signs that indicate areas where Fido is not permitted. See Details
Dinosaur Caves Park This 11 acre park is very popular among dog walkers. It has a children's playground, and overlooks the ocean. You can see sea birds resting on the cliffs while walking around the park. It is also popular for art walks on the 1st Sunday of the month. See Details
Saucelito Canyon Vineyard & Tasting Room Feast on cheese, crackers, meats, chocolate and delicious wine on the dog-friendly outdoor patio at Saucelito Canyon Vineyard & Tasting Room in San Luis Obispo, CA . Wines made from the dry-farmed vineyard. See Details
Reservoir Canyon Loop Reservoir Canyon Loop is a dog-friendly, moderately challenging route in San Luis Obispo, CA. Fido is welcome to tag along to explore this trail, slightly over five miles with a waterfall. Please note your furry friend must remain on a leash. See Details