Dog Friendly Activities in Carter Lake, IA

There are 31 dog friendly activities within 20 miles of Carter Lake. 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 Carter Lake.

Pet Friendly Hanscom Park Dog Park
Hanscom Park Dog Park Hanscom Park Dog Park has a small dog area, a large dog area, and an area for regular use. There is a water fountain onsite but it is only on between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The park is located on a hill and there are several trees to provide shade to visitors. See Details
Pet Friendly Warren Buffett's Omaha
Warren Buffett's Omaha 'Warren Buffett's Omaha' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Adam. You and your pooch will take a guided walking tour throughout downtown Omaha, following in the steps of Warren Buffett's life. See sites such as his family's grocery store location, places he spent his childhood, the house he was born and other locations he lived and worked. You will also get to see his current office, home, and personal dining room at his favorite steakhouse. Please be ready to have someone in your party wait outside if the tour visits any inside locations where dogs may not be welcome. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 4 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Hefflinger Dog Park Pets love the chance to run leash-free in this fenced dog park, which includes a separate area for smaller pets. The park can get muddy, so bring towels. See Details
Walnut Creek Park Off Leash Area Your pet will love to take a dip on a hot day at this off-leash area, which includes a swimming pond. Fenced on three sides. See Details
Jewell Dog Park This fenced dog park includes separate areas for small and large dogs. It's a great place for your pet to get some off-leash exercise, but remember to bring water. See Details
Chalco Hills Recreation Area Dogs are welcome to run and play off-leash in the designated area of this beautiful Omaha hiking area, though be careful as the park is only fenced on one side. See Details
An Intimate Look at Omaha 'An Intimate Look at Omaha' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Adam. You and Fido will be given a guided walking tour from a local host who will show you downtown's historical sites and attractions. You will learn about the city's evolution along the way - from the city's first residents to today's modern components. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. We will leisurely stroll about 1.7 miles. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium Pets are not allowed on Zoo grounds but a limited kenneling service is offered on a first-come-first-serve basis. For more information about this service or questions, please contact Guest Services at (402) 733-8401. Drop them off when you get there, pick then up when you leave. See Details
Memorial Park Leashed dogs are welcome in Memorial Park, which is located near University Avenue and Robert H Storz Drive. See Details
Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail (Omaha Branch) Walk in the steps of the famous explorers on this multi-state trail. Keep Fido on a leash while you enjoy the beauty of nature as you hike along this historic path. See Details
Big Papio Trail The Big Papio Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Big Papio 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
Elmwood Park Elmwood Park is pet-friendly. This historic park features several walking trails, picnic areas, shelters, and restrooms. Leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they are cleaned up after. See Details
Platte River State Park Leashed dogs are welcome on trails and at some campsites at Platte River State Park. Daily park permits are $6 for vehicles licensed in Nebraska and $8 for vehicles licensed in other states. See Details
Keystone Trail The Keystone 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 Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Keystone 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
West Papio Trail The West Papio Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the West Papio 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
Field Club Trail The Field Club 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 Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Field Club 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
Bellevue Loop Trail The Bellevue Loop Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Bellevue! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Bellevue Loop 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
West Papio Trail The West Papio Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Papillion! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the West Papio 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
The Little Willow Dog Park The Little Willow Dog Park is a peaceful, pet-friendly park in Missouri Valley. Located near I29 and Highway 30, this popular, fenced-in, recreational area is wheelchair accessible, has lots of parking and picnic tables available on site to relax at after a good run with other dogs. The park is half an acre with a double gated entrance. There are separated areas for small dogs and large dogs. Dog waste bags are provided and disposal stations are cleaned out daily. Hot dogs can cool down at the water station. This park is the first and the only off-leash dog park in Harrison County Iowa. You and your pooch can join in the fun from dawn to dusk every day of the week. See Details
TA Council Bluffs Has a full-service restaurant open 24 hours, Iron Skillet, O'Deli's and a Travel Store. This location 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 product. See Details
Lake Manawa State Park Lake Manawa State Park is dog-friendly. You are welcome to bring Fido with you to enjoy the 772-acre reservoir. There are a number of trails to enjoy, including a nature trail with a paved surface that gives all levels of wanderer the opportunity to view the beauty of the park. There is also a paved bike trail within the park that connects to the Western Trails Center, Council Bluffs trail system, and the Wabash Trace Trail. Dogs are welcome to join you throughout the park if they are on a leash under six feet and owners clean up any mess after them. See Details
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge is a pet-friendly trail. This 3,000-foot footbridge across the Missouri River between Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Omaha, Nebraska is a popular pet-friendly activity. The view of Omaha's skyline is worth the visit alone. The bridge is open all day, every day and doesn't cost a penny to enjoy with your pooch. See Details
Lowe's Home Improvement Leashed dogs can join their owners as they shop for lawn and garden supplies, tools, appliances, home decor and more in Lowe's Home Improvement. The N.W. Omaha Lowe's is open Monday through Saturday from 6am to 10pm and Sunday from 8am to 8pm. See Details