Dog Friendly Activities in Carp Lake, MI

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Carp Lake, and 36 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 Carp Lake.

Pet Friendly Wilderness State Park
Wilderness State Park Wilderness State Park offers visitors a variety of year-round recreational activities within its over 10,000 acres including 26 miles of beautiful Lake Michigan shoreline, numerous trails, six rustic cabins and three rustic bunkhouses. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Pet Friendly Pinkerton Trail
Pinkerton Trail Pinkerton Trail is a three-mile pet-friendly trail in Michigan. Located in the Porkies, this is a great spot to bring Fido for a varied walk with great scenery. See Details
Colonial Michilimackinac While spending the day on Mackinac Island with your pup, be sure to visit Colonial Michilimackinac. Explore the historic 18th-century fort and fur trading village, shop in the museum shop, and experience life as it was in the 1700s. Leashed dogs are welcome at this historic site. See Details
Mackinac Island Mackinac Island is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you on Mackinac Island. As there are no cars on the island, horse and buggy rides, bikes, and Fido's four paws are the only way around. You'll find nice trails and outdoor restaurants throughout the island to enjoy with Fido. Humans must clean up after pups. Dog owners can call (231) 436-5023 or (800) 638-9892 for information on ferry rides to the island. See Details
Mackinac Island State Park Explore the beauty of Michigan in Mackinac Island State Park. Leashed pets are welcome throughout the beautiful park, so your pup can join you as you explore the wonder of nature and the historical experiences found within the park. Make sure to wander in and around Fort Mackinac - the oldest building in Michigan. Throughout the year, special events are held at the fort, but any day is a good day to see the great fortress and learn more about the history of the site through programs and exhibits. See Details
Mackinac Island Carriage Tours Mackinac Island Carriage Tours is pet-friendly. This horse and carriage tour will take you and your pooch around Mackinac Island. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on board and if they're lap dogs, they ride for free. Larger dogs are allowed for the price of a child ticket. See Details
Zoll Street Beach Located on Little Traverse Bay, Zoll Street Beach is a perfect spot for Fido to swim or romp in the sun and sand. Close to town, the beach is also known for being a great spot to launch kayaks and stand up paddle boards. Mutt mitts are provided by the city for easy cleanup. See Details
North Western State Trail The North Western State 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 Mackinaw City! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Petoskey to Mackinaw 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
Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-Trail The Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-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 Cheboygan! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-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
North Central State Trail The North Central State 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 Mackinaw City! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-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
Starline Mackinac Island Ferry, St. Ignace Dock #3 Leashed dogs are welcome on the ferry and ride for free. Star Line is the only Fast, Fun and Family Friendly, Hydro-Jet Ferry service to Mackinac Island. People of all ages enjoy the exhilarating ride on our boats, which produce the unique Water-Jet rooster tail. See Details
Little Traverse Wheelway The Little Traverse Wheelway 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 Harbor Springs! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Little Traverse Wheelway. 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
Petoskey to Mackinaw Trail The Petoskey to Mackinaw 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 Pellston! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Petoskey to Mackinaw 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
Headlands International Dark Sky Park Bring Fido to Headlands International Dark Sky Park to enjoy five-hundred-and-fifty acres of pristine woodlands, two miles of undeveloped Lake Michigan shoreline, marked nature trails and more. Dogs must be leashed and cleaned up after during their visit. They are not allowed inside the buildings at the Headlands. Headlands International Dark Sky Park is open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, three-hundred-and-sixty-five days a year. Information on dark sky parks, viewings, and what to bring on a visit can be found on Headlands International Dark Sky Park's official website. See Details
Petoskey to Mackinaw Trail The Petoskey to Mackinaw 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 Alanson! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Petoskey to Mackinaw 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
Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry Leashed dogs are welcome on Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry! Shepler's brands itself as a first class, family operated, and friendly ferry service, departing daily from Mackinaw City and St. Ignace since 1945. Ticket price varies by package and tickets can be purchased online or in Shepler's Ticket Office. Dogs ride for free. See Details
Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-Trail The Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-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 Indian River! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Gaylord to Mackinaw City Rail-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
Straits State Park Straits State Park has fantastic views of the Mackinac Bridge and the boat traffic going under the bridge on the Straits of Mackinac from the trails, campground or the viewing platform. The park has a picnic area, playground and waterfront area along Lake Huron. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Starline Mackinac Island Ferry, Mackinaw City Dock #1 Leashed dogs are welcome on the ferry and ride for free. Star Line is the only Fast, Fun and Family Friendly, Hydro-Jet Ferry service to Mackinac Island. People of all ages enjoy the exhilarating ride on our boats, which produce the unique Water-Jet rooster tail. See Details
Petoskey State Park Petoskey State Park, located on the north end of Little Traverse Bay, is situated on 303 scenic acres and offers a beautiful sandy beach on the bay. Dogs are not permitted in buildings or in swimming areas. See Details
Burt Lake State Park On-leash pets are welcome on the trails and a section of shoreline, that is non-designated bathing beach area. Burt Lake State Park is located on the southeast corner of Burt Lake with 2,000 feet of sandy shoreline. Visitors are welcome to come and enjoy camping, boating, fishing, sight-seeing and many more activities in the beautiful area. See Details
Windermere Point After grabbing a chili dog, soft serve, or lemonade at the Doghouse, take your pup down to the beach to cool her feet or let her run around on the large lawn at Windermere Point. There is a strong current here, so swimming isn’t allowed (for humans or dogs). See Details
Dog Run at Mackinac Island State Harbor Dog Run at Mackinac Island State Harbor is a pet-friendly recreation spot. Your pooch can stretch his legs at this small, unfenced dog run at Mackinac Island State Harbor. There are poop bags available, so you can clean up any mess left behind. See Details
Mackinac Island Bike Shop Mackinac Island Bike Shop is pet-friendly. No matter what size dog you have, Mackinac Island Bike Shop has a bike rental that will suit you. Tiny dogs will fit in the free basket that comes with each rental. Small dogs will fit in the back of an adult tricycle. Medium dogs will fit in a Burley trailer. And large dogs will fit in a custom-built kennel trailer for dogs. All rentals come with a fee basket, helmet, and water. They are open every day of the week from 8am to 7pm. See Details