Dog Friendly Activities in Bellingham, WA

There are 20 dog friendly activities in Bellingham. 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 Bellingham.

Pet Friendly Dog Park at Lake Padden Park
Dog Park at Lake Padden Park Lake Padden Park in Bellingham, WA, is a lovely public recreation space that offers both a fenced off-leash dog run and unfenced areas where pets are permitted to explore without restraints, including one with lake access. The fenced dog park is located near the ballfields in the southeastern region of the park. See Details
Pet Friendly GRUFF Brewing Co
GRUFF Brewing Co Enjoy good beer and good vibes at GRUFF Brewing Co, a dog-friendly brewery in Bellingham, WA. Fido is welcome to join you inside the taproom or at an outside table as you sip on a craft beer from the rotating tap list. A small menu of classic pub fare is available, and patrons are welcome to bring in outside food. Check out their website for information on upcoming events like live music, trivia night and bingo! See Details
Paws for a Beer Paws For a Beer is a dog-friendly pub and off-leash dog park in Bellingham, WA. They specialize in training courses for members, networking with local dog rescue agencies, and serving PNW beers, ciders, kombucha and wine to human guests. This establishment was created for dogs, so they can roam off-leash around the bar or nap on a couch beside you. The best way to enjoy the establishment is with a membership; prices vary depending on the type. See Details
Little Squalicum Park Fido is welcome to join you off-leash on all the pet-friendly trails of Little Squalicum Park in Bellingham, WA. Please be aware that the creek may be polluted, so owners are advised to keep their pups away from the water. Pets must be leashed when visiting the beach as the Bellingham Parks and Rec Department doesn't own or regulate it. See Details
Village Books Village Books in Bellingham, WA, is dog friendly! Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome to join you inside this independent bookstore while you shop through featured staff picks, best sellers and classic novels. See Details
Larrabee State Park Bring Fido with you to the dog-friendly Larrabee State Park in Bellingham, WA, Washington's first state park. This unique location is over 2,000 acres and has plenty of activities for you and your dog to enjoy together, like 16 miles of hiking trails, bird catching, and wildlife viewing. If you're looking for fishing, visitors to the park can fish on Fragrance Lake and Lost Lake, which are accessible by hiking trails. Fido must stay leashed while in the park. See Details
Railroad Trail (WA) The Railroad Trail (WA) 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 Bellingham! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Railroad Trail (WA). 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
South Bay Trail The South Bay 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 Bellingham! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the South Bay 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
Sierra Sierra is a dog-friendly department store with a location in Bellingham, WA. Sierra offers top quality brands to those leading an active lifestyle. Fido is welcome to accompany you inside but must remain leashed. If your dog is a good boy during your visit, head to the checkout counter to reward him with a treat. Sierra carry apparel, footwear and gear for running, camping, yoga, hiking and other outdoor pursuits. See Details
Bloedel Donovan Beach Leashed pets are welcome to join their owners for a visit to Bloedel Donovan Beach in Bellingham, WA. This dog-friendly recreation space offers parkgoers grilling areas, boat rentals, a boat launch, off-leash dog walking trails, athletic fields and courts, a playground and more. The off-leash areas are not enclosed, so Fido must remain under sight and voice control. See Details
Post Point Lagoon The Post Point Lagoon in Bellingham, WA, is a pet-friendly recreation site where Fido can join you. While the swimming area is closed to protect the estuary, Fido can still stroll along the paths or play fetch with you. Please note that the area is not fenced, and dogs should always be under sight and voice control. See Details
Arroyo Park Dogs may join their owners off-leash along some pet-friendly hiking trails at Arroyo Park in Bellingham, WA. This 85-acre unfenced recreation area features numerous paths through a dense forest next to Chackanut Creek. See Details
Stemma Brewing Co. Furry friends may unwind beside their owners at the dog-friendly Stemma Brewing Co. in Bellingham, WA. Whether you want to cozy up inside the taproom or sit in the sunshine outside on the patio, Fido is welcome to join you in both areas as you sip on delicious brews. See Details
Sehome Hill Arboretum Fido will love visiting the 175.5-acre Sehome Hill Arboretum in Bellingham, WA. Dogs are welcome to explore off-leash along unpaved trails, though owners must be careful as the area is not fenced. Leashed dogs may also join their humans for a stroll along the pet-friendly paved paths in the park. See Details
Darach Brewing Company Darach Brewing Company is a dog-friendly taproom and brewery located in Bellingham, WA. They make farmhouse-inspired beers, focusing on wild and spontaneous fermentation. They also offer a rotating selection of lagers, ciders and wine. Guests are encouraged to bring in food or order from any of the fantastic restaurants downtown for delivery. See Details
Lake Padden Park Bellingham, WA, is home to a dog-friendly recreation site known as Lake Padden Park. Dogs are welcome to join their owners here for a stroll along the off-leash walking trails or some socializing in the fenced dog park. Other amenities of this 745-acre public park are a boat launch, dishing dock, golf course, picnic areas, sports courts, multipurpose fields and more. See Details
Alaska Marine Highway System The Alaska Marine Highway System is a pet-friendly ferry service from Bellingham, WA, to a variety of Alaskan ports. Animals may be transported on AMHS vessels, but are restricted to the car deck. They must be properly contained in an approved carrier or be transported in a vehicle and accompanied by an adult passenger. See Details
Kulshan Brewing Company Kulshan Brewing Company is a pet-friendly bar in Bellingham, WA. Leashed dogs are welcome both inside the taproom and outside in the beer garden, which features heaters and a mix of a half dozen umbrella-covered cafe tables and picnic tables. Try one of their beers on tap, check out the eats from the rotating food trucks and listen to live music throughout the week. See Details
Menace Brewing Visit Menace Brewing, a dog-friendly no-frills brewery in Bellingham, WA. Fido is welcome to join you at a table inside the taproom. They offer a delicious selection of beers as well as a rotating schedule of food trucks. You're also welcome to bring outside food or get it delivered. See Details
Maritime Heritage Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their humans at Maritime Heritage Park, a pet-friendly recreation space in Bellingham, WA. This popular park features an amphitheater, fish hatchery, picnic areas, walking trails, an art trail, a native plant trail and more. See Details
Bellingham, WA, US