Dog Friendly Activities in Buchanan, MI

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Buchanan, and 17 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 Buchanan.

Pet Friendly McCoy Creek Trail
McCoy Creek Trail Over 4-miles of trails to explore. Dogs must be leashed. See Details
Pet Friendly Hickory Creek Winery
Hickory Creek Winery Hickory Creek Winery welcomes leashed dogs to join their owners as they enjoy a glass of its small-batch wine. Fido may even get to meet the owner's dogs, as they are usually greeting guests as they arrive. Hickory Creek produces classic, European-style wines made from locally grown grapes. The Winery offers five tastes for eight dollars, and the tasting fee is waived with the purchase of two bottles. Hickory Creek Winery's hours vary seasonally, so guests should call ahead before planning their outing. See Details
Grand Mere State Park Grand Mere State Park is characterized by magnificent sand dunes, deep blowouts and one mile of Lake Michigan shoreline. Three inland lakes lie behind the dunes in the undeveloped natural area. Dogs are permitted. The hike to the beach is long and moderately challenging. This hike results in an secluded beach where you and your dog can enjoy sun and fun. See Details
Warren Dunes State Park Warren Dunes State Park has a beautiful beach right on Lake Michigan. Dogs are allowed in the campground, forested trails, boardwalks, and north of the northernmost swim buoy at the beach which provides two and a half miles of Lake Michigan shoreline. Pets must be on a six-foot leash and under an owner's immediate control at all times. All pet waste must be properly disposed of in trash receptacles. See Details
Round Barn Winery The Round Barn has a winery, a distillery and a brewery with tasting rooms. It is very dog friendly, except during special events. See Details
Kiwanis Dog Park This off-leash park includes a doggie drinking fountain, small dog area, shade trees, and benches where owners can relax. See Details
Margaret Prickett Dog Park This is a wonderful dog park. They have a separate dog park for little dogs. See Details
Rum Village Park A large park that includes about 4 miles of backwoods hiking trails which are very dog-friendly. All pets must stay on a leash. See Details
Niles Ave Bark Park The Niles Ave. Dog Park location is South Bend's first Dog Park, a pilot program moved to fruition by the local neighborhood and Dog Park Advocates in downtown and the near northeast area. The park is a safe, fun and inviting environment for dogs and their owners. Please beware this is a use-at-your-own-risk, unmonitored facility. The park is divided into large dog/small dog partitions and provides several interactive amenities for owners and dogs to use for play and socialization. See Details
East Bank Trail The East Bank 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 South Bend! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the East Bank 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 See Details
Grand Mere State Park On-leash pets are welcome on the trails and the beach and swimming area. Grand Mere State Park has over 1,000 acres of beautiful undeveloped woods and sand dunes. We have 985 acres of hiking trails, over 1 mile of Lake Michigan beach for sunbathing and swimming. Picnic shelter and cross-country skiing. Dogs on a leash are allowed on the beach and swimming area. See Details
Warren Woods State Park Two-thirds of Warren Woods Natural Area's 311 acres consist of a beech/maple climax forest. A quiet hiking trail leads over a bridge that looks over the rustic Galien River in this undisturbed natural area. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Weko Beach Weko Beach is pet-friendly. You and your pooch can hit the boardwalk and wander to this popular dog beach. Dogs must be leashed and all mess should be cleaned up after them. See Details
Domaine Berrien Cellars Fido can join you as you swirl, sniff, and sip a glass of wine at Domaine Berrien Cellars. Leashed dogs are allowed on Domaine Berrien's grounds and picnic area. Visitors can bring their own picnic foods and soft drinks to enjoy with their wine; however, they cannot bring outside alcoholic beverages. Dogs are not allowed on Art Festival Day, in the tasting room or on the deck. Domaine Berrien Cellars is open from the end of March to the end of December, daily, from noon to 5pm. It is open from the beginning of January to mid-March, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, from noon to 5pm. See Details
TA Sawyer This gas station has a Country Pride, O'Deli's and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care products. See Details
Potato Creek State Park Dogs are welcome at Potato Creek State Park. This popular park is home to the 327-acre Worster Lake, old fields, mature woodlands, restored prairies, and wetlands that are all ideal for a day trip with your pooch. If you are looking to explore all the nooks and crannies of the park, you can use the nine trails that weave around the diverse landscape. The longest is a 6.6-mile mountain bike trail that allows hikers to walk safely in the opposite direction of mountain bikers. Adventurous hikers will love the rugged hiking trail that winds through woods, up and down hills, all the way to the highest point in the park. Potato Creek State Park is open every day of the week from 7am to 11pm. See Details
Hickory Creek Dog Park Hickory Creek Dog Park is pet-friendly. This dog park is connected to a popular park. Bring your pooch to this basic dog park and enjoy some off-leash fun together. There's an area for small and large dogs. The park is open every day of the week from 10:00am to 8:30pm. See Details
Watermark Brewing Company Watermark Brewing Company is a dog friendly, craft brewery located in SW Michigan, in the quaint downtown Stevensville. They have lots of grassy areas and seating during the warm months, as well as a heated outdoor area for the colder months. Although they do not serve food, they sometimes have food trucks onsite; check their website for schedule. Dogs are not allowed inside, only in the covered indoor/outdoor area and in the lawn. Their beer changes seasonally and there is a good variety to choose from. See Details
Margaret H. Prickett Marina Park Margaret H. Prickett Marina Park is pet-friendly. Here, you and your pooch will find a good amount of space for both big and little dogs. The grounds are well-kept. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by pups playing in the park. The space can be accessed from dawn until dusk every day of the week. See Details