Dog Friendly Activities in Berkeley, CA

There are 10 dog friendly activities in Berkeley. 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 Berkeley.

Pet Friendly Cesar Chavez Dog Park
Cesar Chavez Dog Park Dogs under strict voice command are welcome at Cesar Chavez Dog Park in Berkeley, CA. There's loads of open space to play in at this designated off-leash area, which is wide and grassy. Be careful as the area is not fenced. Digging is prohibited and holes must be refilled. All dogs must be licensed and well behaved. See Details
Pet Friendly Ohlone Dog Park
Ohlone Dog Park Fido will enjoy exercise and playing safely off leash at Ohlone Dog Park located in Martha Scott Benedict Memorial Park in Berkeley, CA. There is plenty of room for the pups to run, while their owners relax and socialize. This park is fully fenced with running water, waste stations, and plenty of trees. See Details
Fieldwork Brewing Co Fieldwork Brewing Co is pet-friendly. This craft brewery founded in Berkeley focuses on exceptional, honest beer-making. Dogs are welcome to join the owners on the gorgeous patio. Their wide selection of draft beers include milk stout, lager, gose, and sour ale. See Details
Thunder Express Cab Thunder Express Cab offers pet-friendly, 5-star cab service in Berkeley, CA. Drivers go above and beyond to make sure you and your dog enjoy a spectacular ride. Be sure to call ahead for availability. See Details
Grace North Church Grace North Church in Berkeley, CA is pet-friendly. Lots of churches allow animals once a year, on St. Francis Day, but they welcome animals every Sunday of the year! This mostly means dogs—at every service they have at least one, and often many. Cats are theoretically welcome, but they find them less interested in organized religion. Dogs are given communion with everyone else. See Details
Trail Running Around Berkeley, CA 'Trail Running Around Berkeley, CA' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Boris. The idea is to run on trails for 2 to 3 hours and refuel in one of the local cafes or restaurants. Leashed dogs are welcome to take part if they like running. The experience lasts 3.5 hours and can accommodate up to 5 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $19 per person. See Details
Divination + Custom Potion with a Witch 'Divination + Custom Potion with a Witch' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Tatiana. You'll be invited to sit, drink and interact one-on-one with your very own a divination reading performed by a witch. Your host has an elderly schnoodle that your pooch should be able to get along with. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate one guest ages 18 and up. Rates start at $122 per person. See Details
Create a Custom Leather Purse 'Create a Custom Leather Purse' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Panni. Your pooch will sit beside you at this workshop as you learn to make your own leather purse. Your host will guide you step-by-step to cut and assemble the bag and show you how to use the special tools. You will be able to choose the type and color of leather you want. No sewing skills are necessary. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 3 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $125 per person. See Details
Paint a Masterpiece in California 'Paint a Masterpiece in California' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Kim. Along with instruction, students are provided a large art canvas to take home, as well as painting materials to use in class during this art class experience. There is a 2-person minimum to book and dog owners need to reach out to host to pick a venue meeting spot that allows pups. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 7 guests ages 16 and up. Rates start at $35 per person. See Details
Donkey & Goat Winery Fido is welcome to join you at Donkey & Goat Winery, a pet-friendly, natural winery in Berkeley, CA. Enjoy handcrafted wine flights, glasses, bottles and an assortment of snacks. Be sure to check their website in advance for upcoming Happy Hours, events and reservations. See Details
Crissy Field Your dog will love strolling on the pet-friendly promenade, catching a frisbee in the grassy field, and playing in the sand and surf at the designated off-leash beach at Crissy Field in San Francisco, CA. A dog water fountain and washing station are available. See Details
Baker Beach Located approximately one mile south of the Golden Gate Bridge, pet-friendly Baker Beach in San Francisco is a great spot to take your dog for a view of the famous landmark. Dogs are permitted off leash on Baker Beach north of Lobos Creek, but they must be leashed south of Lobos Creek. Picnic facilities are available. See Details
Fort Funston Beach Dog-friendly Fort Funston Beach in San Francisco welcomes dogs on a leash or under strict voice command. There is lots of room for Fido to play and the area also features lots of trails. There are usually lots of dogs here for your pup to run around with! See Details
Fort Funston Located off of Skyline Blvd, Fort Funston is one of the best places in San Francisco to bring your dog for a day of fun. This recreation area has lots of room for Fido to run and play, several dog-friendly trails, and beach areas. Dogs must be on a leash in the Bank Swallow habitat areas. Keep an eye out for fenced or signed areas were dogs are not permitted, and note that the Coastal Trail north of Horse Trail intersection is closed due to erosion. See Details
Marin Headlands Leashed pets are welcome to join you as you relax or play at Marin Headlands, in beautiful Sausalito, CA. Enjoy hiking trails with dramatic cliffs and sweeping views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Dog-friendly trails are marked and notify hikers of leash or voice control rules. Picnic areas are also available. See Details
Ocean Beach Ocean Beach in San Francisco, CA is pet friendly. From the north end to stairwell 21, dogs are allowed on-leash or voice control. From stairwell 21 to Sloat Boulevard, dogs are required to be on-leash all year except from May 15th to July 1st when dogs can be under voice control. Dog owners are reminded to clean up after their pups and to keep an eye on them while playing in the sand. See Details
Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruises Leashed pups are welcome to join you on the dog-friendly, one-hour Bay Cruise Adventure and the "Escape from the Rock" tours which take in gorgeous views of the bridges, piers, and Alcatraz in San Francisco, CA. Dog owners are responsible for their pup and must keep Fido on a leash or in an approved carrier at all times while on board. Failure to do so is grounds for removal. Please note that animals are not allowed on Angel Island. See Details
Point Isabel Regional Shoreline Dog Park Point Isabel Regional Shoreline in Richmond, CA is pet-friendly. With over 23 acres to explore off-leash, the park welcomes over half a million dogs every year. The park also offers a variety of recreational options including bay fishing, hiking, birdwatching, biking and jogging. Dogs must be leashed or under voice control. See Details
Mission Dolores Park Dog Park Located near San Francisco's Mission District and the Castro, the Mission Dolores Park Dog Park has an off-leash area that is popular with dog owners and their furry friends. The park is conveniently located near an underground station. The main park has some of the most stunning views of the city, and leashed dogs are welcome in the other areas of the park. See Details
Marina Green Leashed dogs are welcome at Marina Green in San Francisco, CA. An expansive grassy area with views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, this dog-friendly park is a popular spot within the community. The nearby marina, Little Marina, and harbor areas also permit dogs if they are leashed. Marina Green is an ideal destination for a waterfront stroll with Fido. See Details
Redwood Valley Railway (Tilden Steam Train) The Redwood Valley Railway, also known as the Tilden Steam Train, is a dog-friendly attraction in Orinda, CA. This 15 inch gauge steam railway circles through the forest lined with more than 600 coast redwood trees, specifically planted by the railway. The cars are small, open air with benches and the trip lasts about 15 minutes. There are restrooms and a small gift shop at the boarding site. Any size dog is welcome but all dogs must remain leashed while on the train. Hours vary by season so be sure to check their website for current schedule. See Details
Golden Gate Park Golden Gate Park is one of San Francisco's most popular pet-friendly parks. There are four separate off-leash areas: the southeast section between Lincoln Way, King Drive and 2nd and 7th Avenues; the Northeast section at Stanyan and Grove Streets; the Southcentral area between King Drive, Middle Drive, and 34th and 38th Avenues; and the fenced training area at 38th Ave. and Fulton. Bring Fido to explore one or all four parks for a day of fun and exercise. See Details
Dog-Friendly Wine Tours Fido is welcome on private Dog-Friendly Wine Tours conducted by a professional dog trainer who will pick you and your dog up for a tour of Napa or Sonoma Valley. Enjoy visiting personally-selected wineries or have your guide give you some insider secrets on the best local wineries to put on your itinerary. See Details
Dr. Aurelia Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park Dr. Aurelia Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park is a dog-friendly recreational area in Oakland, CA. You and Fido can wander down the trails lined by impressive redwoods. Please note that entry for all, including dogs, require a fee. See Details