Dog Friendly Activities in Columbia, MD

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Columbia, and 140 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 Columbia.

Pet Friendly Black Flag Brewing
Black Flag Brewing Pet-friendly Black Flag Brewing is the first production brewery and taproom in Columbia, MD featuring 16 taplines. This pet-friendly brewery is a popular hangout spot where leashed dogs are welcome to join you at a table, but please note that they're not permitted at the bar seating. Food trucks are available on certain days of the week. See Details
Pet Friendly Patuxent Branch Trail
Patuxent Branch Trail The Patuxent Branch 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 Columbia! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Patuxent Branch 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
Hysteria Brewing Company Hysteria Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery located in Columbia, MD. Fido is welcome to join you at an outside table or inside the bar, but dogs must be on a leash. Check out their website for upcoming events like trivia night. See Details
Lost Ark Distilling Company Lost Ark Distilling Company is an artisan distillery with a pet-friendly taproom in Columbia, MD where Fido can join you for a drink inside. You can try one of their award-winning spirits neat, on the rocks or in a craft cocktail. The distillery does not have a kitchen but has partnered with a local pizza joint that delivers to their location. See Details
Cruises on the Bay by Watermark Baltimore Cruise with your four-legged friend aboard a dog-friendly yacht in Baltimore, MD with Cruises on the Bay by Watermark Baltimore. Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome on most public cruises, except for special events, including extended cruises, live music cruises, City Lights Cruise, fireworks cruises, and Blue Angels & Thunderbirds cruises. Fees vary by person and tour, but Fido rides for free. See Details
Cylburn Arboretum If you love your flowers & gardens and you love Fido, this is the place for you. Pet-friendly Cylburn Arboretum in Baltimore, MD has 207 acres of walking trails, grass pastures, many gardens, a mini museum and a greenhouse. Leashed dogs are welcome throughout the arboretum. Humans must clean up after their canine companions. See Details
Dog Park at Maryland City Park Your pet will enjoy meeting other pups at the dog park at Maryland City Park in Laurel, MD. This fenced, off-leash area includes separate sections for large and small dogs as well as running water and benches. Pets must be leashed outside of the gated area. See Details
Worthington Dog Park Bring your pet to Worthington Dog Park for some off-leash fun at this 2.7-acre fenced area in Ellicott City, MD. A permit is required for use, and park closures may occur due to rain, snow or muddy conditions. Also note that water features are shut off during colder months from November to April, so remember to pack some water for Fido. See Details
1623 Brewing Company Fido is welcome to join you for a craft brew at the dog-friendly 1623 Brewing Company in Eldersburg, MD. This family-owned, destination brewery crafts high quality beer hosts food trucks throughout the week and live music outside during the warmer months. Flights of beer are available so you can sample several. They also have water bowls and treats available for Fido! See Details
US National Arboretum National Arboretum in Washington, DC is dog-friendly and leashed pets are welcome to join you as you explore 446 acres of gardens. Dogs are not allowed on tram tours of the arboretum, but you can drive through the grounds or walk with your pet. See Details
The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring Friends School The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring Friends School is a dog-friendly attraction in Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD. Leashed dogs are welcome to walk around the grounds with you through the ropes course area. Enjoy watching visitors as they ride the zip lines and tackle the overhead ropes course through a canopy of trees. See Details
Federal Hill Park Take your leashed pet for a walk at Federal Hill Park in Baltimore, MD. This pet-friendly historic park features park bench seating, picnic areas, a playground and basketball court. Enjoy breathtaking views with Fido at this conveniently-located downtown green space. See Details
Montrose Park Bring your leashed pup to the super dog-friendly Montrose Park, considered one of Washington DC's s best-kept dog-loving secrets. Take a walk with Fido among the 16 acres that overlook Georgetown. Check out the mature canopy trees and the monument dedicated to Sarah Louise Rittenhouse for establishing the park. See Details
Bark Social Bark Social is the first social club for dogs and dog lovers in North Bethesda, MD. You can relax, enjoy a great beverage, and treat everyday like it’s a block party with pups! The Bethesda location is in the Pike & Rose shopping center right off Rockville Pike and the club itself includes over 25,000-sq ft where Bark Rangers patrol and supervise play and cleanup. They also have a climate-controlled clubhouse, equipped with TVs for game day, free WiFi, 20+ beers on tap, and a retail shop where you can purchase swag, treats, toys and more. Guest day passes and monthly passes are available for purchase or join the club and get access to over $1,500 in perks and discounts! See Details
Sligo Creek Trail The Sligo Creek Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Silver Spring! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Sligo Creek 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
Walter Pierce Park Dog Park Walter Pierce Park Dog Park is a small space where Fido is welcome to play off leash in Washington, DC. Also called Adams Morgan Dog Park, this popular park gives pups an opportunity to socialize and play in a securely fenced area. See Details
Ellsworth Urban Dog Park Ellsworth Urban Dog Park in Silver Spring, MD consists of two separate, fully enclosed and ADA-compliant exercise areas: a small dog area (approximately 2,800 square feet) intended for dogs under 20 pounds and a large dog area (approximately 17,000 square feet) intended for healthy, well-socialized dogs over 20 pounds. Each enclosure includes a drinking fountain, hose bib or quick coupler connection, artificial turf play mound, benches, shared shade structure, trash receptacles, and a variety of surface materials. See Details
Bark Social Bark Social is the first social club for dogs and dog lovers in Baltimore, MD. You can relax, enjoy a great beverage, and treat everyday like it’s a block party with pups! The Baltimore location is in the Canton neighborhood right off Boston St and the club itself includes over 15,000-sq ft where Bark Rangers patrol and supervise play and cleanup. They also have a climate-controlled clubhouse, equipped with TVs for game day, free WiFi, 20+ beers on tap, and a retail shop, Frankie's House, where you can purchase swag, treats, toys and more. Guest day passes and monthly passes are available for purchase or join the club and get access to over $1,500 in perks and discounts! See Details
Locust Point Dog Park at Latrobe Park Pets can enjoy some off-leash exercise at Locust Point Dog Park, located at Latrobe Park in Baltimore, MD. This fully-fenced park features artificial turf, trees, rock outcroppings and a water slide for thrill-loving pups. While there are not separate areas for small and large dogs, the park is reserved for small and senior dogs every day from 9am to 10am and 3pm to 4pm. Please remember to clean up after your pets. See Details
Dr. Bruce Morley Dog Playground Dr. Bruce Morley Dog Playground, located at the 4.6-acre Leo E. Wilson Community Park, is an off-leash area for pups in Laurel, MD. A membership is required to access the dog park and can be purchased at the Parks and Recreation office at the Laurel Municipal Center. There are separate fenced sections for both small and large dogs as well as a canine water fountain, shade, benches, grass, and trees. See Details