Dog Friendly Activities in Dallas, TX

There are 42 dog friendly activities in Dallas. 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 Dallas.

Pet Friendly NorthBark Dog Park
NorthBark Dog Park NorthBark Dog Park offers over 22 acres of dog-friendly, off-leash space for you and your pup to enjoy. Features include separate areas for small and large dogs, open space, shaded areas, walking trails, picnic tables, pond, dog shower, human and doggie water stations, restrooms, and more. See Details
Pet Friendly Cedar Ridge Nature Preserve
Cedar Ridge Nature Preserve Leashed pets are welcome on the hiking trails at Cedar Ridge Nature Preserve in Dallas. The preserve offers 600 acres and features native trees, grasses, and wildflowers along with picnic areas and a butterfly gardens. See Details
White Rock Lake Dog Park The newly renovated White Rock Lake Dog Park is a 3-acre "off-leash" dog park located on the northwest side of White Rock Lake Park at the intersection of Mockingbird Lane and W. Lawther Drive. This doggy paradise boasts great views of the lake, trail, and wildflower areas. You and your pet will enjoy the wide variety of big and small K-9's that frequent this park, and most importantly you're only steps away from hiking, jogging, cycling, or boating around Dallas' largest lake.

The dog park is closed on rain days and on Mondays for maintenance.
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Mutts Canine Cantina Mutts Canine Cantina is a unique place for you and Fido to enjoy some outdoor fun and meet all sorts of dog people. The cantina features a dog-friendly public outdoor patio and beer garden and a membership-based off-leash park. Attendants are on duty in the park to clean up after your pup and provide water while you relax. Membership fees are $8.95 for a day pass, $16.95 for a monthly pass, and $169.50 for a yearly pass. See Details
Half Price Books Half Price Books in Dallas is a very large bookstore that carries new and used books. The staff is very dog-friendly and helpful. You can browse the many aisles with your dog. They also have areas inside where you can sit. See Details
Turtle Creek Trail The Turtle Creek Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Dallas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Turtle 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
The Dallas Dash Scavenger Hunt 'The Dallas Dash Scavenger Hunt' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Kat & Alan. Your hosts are experts in scavenger hunt experiences, with many pet-friendly options available on Airbnb. After a warm up, set off in your pack to search for clues around the Dallas area. Both family and dog friendly, the game alternates between the indoors and outdoors with plenty of alternative spots and free choices too. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 30 guests of all ages. Note that physical movement and activity is required (mostly walking) and will total more than an hour. Generally, the entire experience is considered light to moderate overall. Rates start at $25 per person. See Details
Official Graffiti Wall Art Photowalk 2 'Official Graffiti Wall Art Photowalk 2' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Don. You and your pooch will take a guided walking tour of the Deep Ellum's graffiti murals and learn their history. Your host will bring you to the most iconic Instagram spots to take great photos. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. You should bring your own camera and know how to operate it yourself. Most people use a phone camera. Rates start at $12 per person. See Details
Katy Trail (Dallas) The Katy Trail (Dallas) 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 Dallas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Katy Trail (Dallas). 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
Bark Park Central Bring your dog out to play off-leash at this 1.2-acre Dallas dog park, which features doggie water bowls, doggie showers, whimsical artwork, shaded areas, and pet waste stations. The park is located on the southwest intersection of Good-Latimer Expressway and Commerce Streets, underneath the elevated portion of US 75. Before or after time at the park, you and Fido can check out one of the many pet-friendly restaurants and bars within walking distance of the park. See Details
Official Graffiti Wall Art Photowalk 1 'Official Graffiti Wall Art Photowalk 1' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Don. You and your pooch will take a guided walking tour of Deep Ellum Graffiti Street Art guided by a local artist who lives and works there. View the graffiti wall art murals and listen as your guide tells the history of Deep Ellum.
You should bring your own camera and know how to operate it yourself. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. Rates start at $12 per person.
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Main Street Garden Urban Dog Run Downtown Dallas pooches finally have a dog park of their own here, where they can run and play off-leash. The park is securely-fenced. See Details
Bachman Lake Park Loop Trail The Bachman Lake Park Loop Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Dallas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Bachman Lake Park 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
Meadow Foundation Dog Park This pretty dog park is surrounded by a picket fence through which some very small dogs might be able to escape. There are also benches, grass, and shade trees. Bring water as there is no water source at the park. See Details
Central Dog Park at Central Christian Church Central Christian Church has transformed an old playground into an off-leash dog park for the community. The church hosts events for the patrons of the dog park every few months. The dog park is located behind the church and features shade and plenty of seating. See Details
Wagging Tails Dog Park The magnificent 7-acre park features small and large dog play areas, a 1/4-mile walking trail, a deck overlooking White Rock Creek, human and doggie drinking fountains, and much more. The grounds are landscaped with native and hardy plantings and stone decking and seating. In keeping with the city's goals of being energy efficient, the sprinkler system is solar-powered. You'll hardly know you're in the middle of Far North Dallas. The park is open from sunup to sundown Tuesday-Sunday. The park is closed on Monday for maintenance. See Details
Griggs Park Leashed pets are welcome to join humans at this beautiful public park. This wide-open public park attracts a regular crowd of locals who love bringing their on-leash pets there for some fresh air. See Details
Container Store(s) The Container Store welcomes leashed dogs. Bring Fido inside to cool off while looking for those much needed storage items. See Details
Deep Ellum Photo Shoot 'Deep Ellum Photo Shoot' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Power. You and your pooch will take a guided walking tour of some of Dallas's most notable arts districts. Once the tour is completed, your host will send photos to you immediately to upload to your social media. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 5 guests ages 18 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $120 per person. See Details
My Best Friend's Park at Klyde Warren Park Although this off-leash park area is small, there is plenty there to keep Fido entertained. See Details
Fish Trap Lake Park Loop Trail The Fish Trap Lake Park Loop Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Dallas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Fish Trap Lake Park 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
Kiest Park Loop Trail The Kiest Park Loop Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Dallas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Kiest Park 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
Trinity Levee Trail The Trinity Levee Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Dallas! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Trinity Levee 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
Deep Ellum Beer & Cider Tour 'Deep Ellum Beer & Cider Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Will. You and your pooch will visit four beer/cider venues. Your tasting experience will include flights and full pours of beer and cider. Remember to wear comfortable shoes as you will be walking from one location to the next. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 21 and up. Both beer novices and seasoned experts will enjoy this experience. Rates start at $80 per person. See Details