Dog Friendly Activities in Cambridge, MA

There are 13 dog friendly activities in Cambridge. 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 Cambridge.

Pet Friendly Corcoran Field at Raymond Park
Corcoran Field at Raymond Park Local Cambridge dogs can play off-leash during designated hours at dog-friendly Corcoran Field at Raymond Park in Cambridge, MA. The unfenced, off-leash space allows pups currently licensed in the city to romp and socialize from 6:00AM to 9:00AM. Please note that this is a shared-use space and off-leash dogs must respond to their human's verbal cues. See Details
Pet Friendly Harvard Book Store
Harvard Book Store Your leashed dog is welcome inside the Harvard Book Store. Please keep your dog close to maintain distancing from others. In-store shopping and curbside pickup hours are 10am–10pm daily. See Details
Fresh Pond Reservation Dog Park Dogs licensed in Cambridge can partake in off-leash privileges at Fresh Pond Reservation. This pet-friendly recreation space allows local pups to play leash-free in designated areas that are unfenced. Dogs are only permitted off-leash is they will immediately respond to voice cues. See Details
Dog Park at Danehy Park Fido can play off-leash at the dg park located within pet-friendly Danehy Park in Cambridge, MA. This fenced dog park features a separate area for small dogs, benches and gravel ground cover. The dog park is easily accessed from the New Street entrance of the park. See Details
Hoyt Field Leashed pups are welcome at Hoyt Field, a dog-friendly urban park in Cambridge, MA. Shared-use off-leash hours are also available within designated areas at this park. Dogs that respond to verbal cues and are currently licensed in Cambridge are welcome off-leash from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM. See Details
Escape Room & Exclusive Backstage Tour 'Escape Room & Exclusive Backstage Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Marie. Your well-behaved pooch is welcome to join you on a private experience to escape the room in a given amount of time. You will need to solve puzzles along way in order to solve the game and escape the room! If bringing Fido along, you must book a private experience. Contact host prior to booking. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 14 and up. Players under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. You MUST PLEASE call ahead if you would like to bring kids younger than 14 and dogs. Rates start at $44 per person. See Details
Tudor Dog Park Pups can play off-leash at Tudor Dog Park, located within the pet-friendly Pacific Street Park in Cambridge, MA. This fenced dog park offers seating, trees and seasonally-available water. See Details
Minuteman Commuter Bikeway The Minuteman Commuter Bikeway 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 Cambridge! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Minuteman Commuter Bikeway. 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
Gather Here Stitch Lounge Gather Here is a dog-friendly fabric, yarn, and fibers store offering classes, an inspirational work space, and knowledgeable instructors. Fido is welcome to join you inside the store to shop or for select classes. Check their online classes listing for dates and times for courses, and please call the store to verify your class is dog friendly. See Details
Fort Washington Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Fort Washington Park, a pet-friendly recreation space in Cambridge, MA. This historic site was built during the Revolutionary War and now features sculptures and educational information, as well as pathways and green spaces for exploring with Fido. See Details
Little Fresh Pond Dog Beach Take Fido for a swim at Little Fresh Pond Dog Beach in Cambridge, MA. Located across from the Fresh Pond Reservation, this dog-friendly swimming hole is popular among the locals. Fido is likely to meet new friends at thus spot! Please note that entrance to the pond may be tricky for some dogs. See Details
Alewife Brook Reservation Leashed dogs are welcome to join you for an adventure at Alewife Brook Reservation, a pet-friendly preserve in Cambridge, MA. This urban forest offers numerous trails alongside brooks and streams for you and Fido to explore. See Details
Gold Star Mothers Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Gold Star Mothers Park, a pet-friendly public park in Cambridge, MA. This park offers nice pathways to explore with Fido and convenient waste stations. Please note that the city of Cambridge has a leash law that requires dogs be leashed at all times. See Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum Get cultured alongside your four-legged friend at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore the unusual pieces with you. This 30-acre, pet-friendly park is the largest of its kind in New England and is home to over 60 large-scale, modern, and contemporary sculptures. Exhibits are constantly changing, making each visit to the park unique. Admission fees apply but Fido is free to explore. See Details
Boston Public Garden Leashed dogs are welcome at Boston Public Garden, a famous, pet-friendly botanical garden in the center of Boston known for its swan boats, walking paths and sculptures. See Details
Minute Man National Historical Park Minute Man National Historical Park is a pet-friendly site in Lincoln, MA. Your leashed pup can tag along to explore the area of significant structures and landscapes associated with the opening battle of the American Revolution. Please note you must clean up after your pet, but no trash cans are provided. See Details
Stodder's Neck Dog Park Fido can play off-leash in designated spaces at Stoddard's Neck Dog Park located on the town line between Weymouth and Hingham, MA. Surrounded on three sides by water and on the fourth side by a 4-foot rock wall, this grassy park has trails to explore, woods to romp in and river access for water-loving pups. Waste stations can be found throughout the park, as well as benches and picnic tables. See Details
Jamaica Pond Leashed dogs are welcome at Jamaica Pond, a pet-friendly park in Boston, MA. You and Fido can wander the 1.5-mile path that surrounds the pond. If you're coming by car, you can find parking on Perkins Street, located on the pond's west side. See Details
Bradley Palmer State Park Leashed dogs can join you at Bradley Palmer State Park, a pet-friendly park in Topsfield, MA. Explore over 721 acres of meadows and forests along the park's scenic, wooded trails. Please note that pets are not permitted inside any of the buildings located at the park. See Details
Mahi Harbor Cruises Enjoy a day on the water with Mahi Harbor Cruises in Salem, MA. This tour company offers pet-friendly cruises for well-behaved dogs. You and Fido can hop on the Harbor Cruise and enjoy a daytime boat trip around the harbor. Dogs are also welcome on the Sunset Cruise. Please note that cruises are seasonal. See Details
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