Dog Friendly Activities in Cape May, NJ

There are 16 dog friendly activities in Cape May. 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 Cape May.

Pet Friendly Cape May Whale Watcher
Cape May Whale Watcher The Cape May Whale Watcher offers the largest and fastest whale and dolphin watching boats in New Jersey and they are dog friendly. The owners, Jeff and Mary Stewart have owned dogs their entire lives, and love having well behaved and leashed pups aboard ship. In business since 1993, the Cape May Whale Watcher guarantees marine mammal sightings of whales or dolphins or porpoise. Well behaved pooches ride for free! See Details
Pet Friendly Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum Housed in Hangar 1 of Cape May Airport, the dog-friendly Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum in Cape May, NJ houses aircraft, special exhibits, engines and interactive displays through which visitors can explore aviation, military history, New Jersey history and more. Leashed dogs welcome to explore the more than 90,000 square feet of hands-on fun with you. Admission fees apply and hours vary by season. See Details
Cold Spring Brewery Cold Spring Brewery is a dog-friendly, non-profit brewery housed in a restored 1804 English-style barn located in the historic Cold Spring Village of Cape May, NJ. They serve several varieties of beer like Cresse American Wheat, Dennisville Inn Porter, and Bradner Brown. Leashed dogs are welcome, and the indoor seating is temperature-controlled. There is an admission price to enter Cold Spring Village. See Details
Cape May Winery & Vineyard The dog-friendly Cape May Winery & Vineyard encompasses four different vineyards containing over 150 acres, from which 16 varieties of grapes are grown. Leashed pups are welcome to join you outside at the designated dog-permitted areas, but at no time are they allowed on the furniture. So bring your furry friend to see what makes the Cape May, NJ area a premier grape-growing region! See Details
Historic Cold Spring Village Historic Cold Spring Village is a seasonal, dog-friendly historic site in Cape May, NJ. This 22-acre, open-air, living-history museum features working craftspeople in period costumes and 26 restored historic buildings. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at the park, as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. There's a brewery on the premises too. Be sure to check their website for seasonal hours of operation. See Details
Nauti Spirits Distillery Check out the pet-friendly Nauti Spirits Distillery located in Cape May, NJ. Adults and their canine best friends are welcome to join their owners at the outside tables. There is a walk-up service window to order. Bring your own chair for added comfort. See Details
Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area Check out the dog-friendly Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area in Cape May, NJ. This half-mile stretch of beach allows leashed and under-control pups from September through April. Parking areas near the beach may be closed during the summer. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooches leave behind. See Details
Cold Springs Bike Path The Cold Springs Bike Path 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 Cape May! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Cold Springs Bike Path. 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
Cape May Dog Park Cape May Dog Park is a great pet-friendly recreation area in Cape May, NJ. The park has a gazebo, toys and a water source to cool hot dogs down when the sun is out. The park is double-gated for easier entry and introduction. Pups must have a dog park tag to enter the park. Dogs must be leashed at all times except when within designated free-run areas. All mess should be cleaned up by owners. See Details
The Sperlak Gallery & Sculpture Gardens The Sperlak Gallery & Sculpture Gardens is a dog-friendly nature sanctuary in Cape May, NJ. Fido can walk with you on the 3 miles of trails, located within 24 acres of field and forests. There are art installations of stone, wood, iron and more for you to view as you stroll. Private tours with owner Stan can be arranged by calling 3 days in advance. Weekday self guided visits can be made for anytime, and on the same day. Make sure you pack snacks and beverages for your adventure! See Details
Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center Fido is welcome to join you on a tour at Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center, a pet-friendly ecotour company in Cape May, NJ. Enjoy whale, bird and dolphin watching on a tour led by experienced Captains and Marine Biologists. Be sure to book your trip in advance on their website! See Details
West End Garage Bring Fido to explore the pet-friendly West End Garage in Cape May, NJ. This indoor boutique offers shopping with unique gifts and booths from local hot spots. Leashed and friendly pups are welcome. See Details
Sunset Beach Paw prints can be found in the sand from leashed dogs at the pet-friendly Sunset Beach in Cape May, NJ from mid-September through March. This beach is a popular attraction due to its proximity to the concrete ship SS Atlantus, which has been "grounded" at Cape May Point since 1926. You'll also find gift shops and restaurants nearby. See Details
Turdo Vineyards & Winery Turdo Vineyards & Winery, located in Cape May, NJ, has dog-friendly, self-guided tours through their eco-friendly vineyard. They are known for their relaxed and attentive service and good wines. Bring Fido along and enjoy a glass of wine on their outdoor patio. See Details
Cape May Cycle Cruise The Cape May Cycle Cruise is a pet-friendly water tour in Cape May, NJ. Bring Fido along on this pontoon pedal boat for a relaxing ride and beautiful views on the Cape May Harbor. You can bring your own food and drinks, alcoholic or non-alcoholic. Dogs are allowed on private tours only and they must be small or medium sized and leashed. See Details
Ocean Drive Dog-friendly Ocean Drive is an island hopping route along the New Jersey coast which stretches from Atlantic City to Cape May Point. Roll the windows down and let Fido feel the coastal breeze on his coat while cruising this 50-mile scenic drive. Whether you're hitting cruise control and admiring the views from four wheels or planning to pull into every town along the way, Ocean Drive offers the perfect self-guided tour of this stunning coastline. Hit the white sandy beaches of Stone Harbor with your furry companion or visit pet-friendly Nauti Spirits Distillery for a glass of Osprey Whiskey and toast to your arrival in Cape May. See Details
Wildwood Dog Park & Beach The Wildwood Dog Park & Beach is located between Glenwood and Maple Avenues in Wldwood, NJ. The dog park is open daily, and the dog beach is open from dawn to dusk. All rules for the Wildwood Dog Park & Beach are posted at entry and must be followed. Fresh water and clean up bags are available on site. Dogs on the beach must remain leashed, and leashes in the park are optional. See Details
Salty Paws Salty Paws in Rehoboth Beach, DE, serves dog-friendly ice cream, cookies and treats to four-legged customers. Treat your best friend to a delicious scoop of lactose-free ice cream in maple bacon, vanilla, pumpkin, or blueberry and peanut butter flavors. The doggie bakery offers a perfect selection of irresistible doughnuts, cookies and cake mixes for every pooch. See Details
Cape May Lewes Ferry The Cape May Lewes Ferry operates throughout the year, and Fido is welcome to ride for no charge. Dogs are not permitted in the food court areas, but are welcome throughout the rest of the vessel. Ferry terminals on both sides of the bay are also pet-friendly. Just keep your dog on a leash at all times and clean up after him. See Details
Revelation Craft Brewing Revelation Craft Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery in Rehoboth Beach, DE. Fido is welcome to join you at a table under the large tent or at a picnic table with an umbrella. There are 11 draft beers for you to try and DaNizza's food truck will sate your hunger with a wood-fired pizza, wings, or pretzels. See Details