Dog Friendly Activities in Delaware City, DE

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Delaware City, and 47 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 Delaware City.

Pet Friendly Fort DuPont State Park
Fort DuPont State Park Dogs are welcome at Fort DuPont State Park, previously an active military base from the civil war all the way to World War II. One of the most interesting things to do at Fort DuPont State Park is to take on the River View Trail alongside the Delaware River. You'll be able to spot the places where canons and guns once lined this pathway. The fee for entering the park is $4 for in-state visitors and $8 for out-of-state visitors. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Pet Friendly White Clay Creek State Park
White Clay Creek State Park White Clay Creek State Park is a dog-friendly destination in Delaware. There are over 37 miles of trails in this park that you and Fido can explore, including some interesting pathways around Possum Hill and the Judge Morris Estate, which is a building that dates all the way back to 1790. One of the most popular routes to wander is the Pomeroy Rail-Trail. The fee for entrance into this park is $4 for in-state visitors and $8 for out-of-state. White Clay Creek State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Bellevue State Park Dogs are welcome at Bellevue State Park, an area steeped in rich history that overlooks the Delaware River. Although Fido won't be able to enter the historic buildings located in the park, you can enjoy the fitness track that circles a catch-and-release fishing pond stocked with bass, catfish, and sunfish. Alternatively, you can hike around one of the trails and check out the blossoming gardens. Bellevue State Park is open 8am until 4pm every day of the week from April through October and Monday through Friday from December through February. See Details
Lums Pond Dog Park The off-leash area of this popular park features tall grasses, woods, and even access to the pond for doggie swimming. See Details
Carousel Bark Park Carousel Bark Park is located within Carousel Park & Equestrian Center in Wilmington, DE. Dogs can romp in a large open field and cool off in the pond. Dogs must be leashed until they reach the entrance and need to respond well to voice commands since the park is not fenced. See Details
River Road Dog Park River Road Dog Park in Wilmington, DE, is a fully fenced park with separate areas for large and small dogs. The park features benches, as well as a variety of canine-centric play equipment. Additionally, the park’s play surface consists of a 12” layer of shredded hardwood mulch with an extensive underdrain system. See Details
Levels Road Dog Park Pets love to play off-leash at this fully fenced Middletown dog park, which includes separate small dog area, grassy spots, and drinking fountains. See Details
Rockford Park Rockford Park is a popular pet-friendly place to bring Fido in Wilmington. The main attraction at this park is Rockford Tower, a 100-year-old water tower. The tower is set among rolling hills, wooded areas, and vistas that are ideal for wandering with your pooch. The best part for dog owners about Rockford Park is that there's an off-leash dog area as well. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Woodland Beach Woodland Beach is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pup along to this beach to play in the sand and surf, although don't forget to pack a towel as some areas can get muddy. Pay close attention to private property listings in the area, too. Dog owners are reminded to clean up after pups and to respect other beachgoers. See Details
Fort Mott State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Fort Mott State Park in Pennsville, New Jersey. The fort was constructed in 1896 in readiness for the Spanish-American War. You and Fido can learn about the area together on the interactive trails, while looking out over the Delaware River. Dogs are welcome throughout the park on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. The park is open every day of the week from 8am to 4pm. See Details
Kreutz Creek Vineyards and Winery Kreutz Creek Vineyards and Winery is pet-friendly. This wine tasting room welcomes leashed dogs to join you inside and out as you sample a variety of wine made out of grapes picked from the surrounding fields. Kreutz Creek Vineyards and Winery is open on weekends from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
Dream Park Gloucester County Dog Park The Dog Park has a water fountain, 2 gazebos, 4 dog waste stations, and 8 benches. The 2.5 acre area on the corner of High Hill and Birch Creek Roads in Logan Township features a Small Dog Park for dogs less than 25 pounds that is .5 acres; and a Large Dog Park that is one acre. See Details
Goddard Park Goddard Park has adequate parking, an off leash fenced dog run, a few miles of trails which part is paved, the rest is graveled, a playground for the kids, 2 portable toilets onsite one of which is handicapped accessible.Goddard Park is in phase one with more trails and a fishing pier to come. Beautiful park mantained very well by London Grove Township and volunteers. See Details
Nick Mowers Dog Park Nick Mowers Dog Park is pet-friendly. This fenced dog park with separate large and small areas is a popular place to take your dog for a social and some exercise. Let your pooch play off-leash at this New Jersey dog park. See Details
Hangman Brewing BringFido to dog-friendly Hangman Brewing, a small microbrewery local to Claymont, DE. Established in 2020, this brewery produces small batches of unique beer. Leashed dogs are welcome to accompany you inside the taproom or beside a table on the outdoor patio. Sip a glass of Frosty The Hangman Hazy White, Hot Kat Porter, or Honey Raspberry Lemonade Sour. Patrons can find food trucks at weekends as well as weekly events such as "Sunday Funday." See Details
Elsmere Dog Park Elsmere Dog Park features two fenced areas, one for small dogs and another for large dogs, where pups can play off-leash. Basic agility equipment is provided. There are water fountains for both humans and canines. There is an easily accessible parking lot next to the facility. The small dog side features a canopy that shades the benches. There are several benches on the large dog side; however, there is no canopy. See Details
Brandywine Park Brandywine Park is dog-friendly. Home to the Brandywine Zoo and Baynard Stadium, this historic park has recently been restored and is a beautiful place to hang out with your pooch in the center of Wilmington. Described by locals as their very own Central Park, Fido can join you on the pathways and grassy areas adjacent to the Brandywine River. You can wander around 178 acres of land, including wooded trails, formal gardens, and sculptures. Brandywine Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Claymont Community Center Dog Park An old baseball field has been recycled into a nice dog park! Two separated areas, one for smaller and one for bigger doggies. Well maintained grass and there are "waste stations" with free poop bags. Nothing fancy but it's all fenced in!
You can park at the Community Center. Bring water on a hot day, there is no water fountain. It's not very big, it's a neighborhood dog park but it serves its purpose.
See Details
Lums Pond State Park Lums Pond State Park is dog-friendly. The Swamp Forest Trail is located within the park and is a hidden gem that should prove Delaware’s worth to avid hikers. This popular trail runs through wetland forests on the edge of Lums Pond, providing a shaded stomp that leads to bridges and boardwalk sections. Although the trail runs adjacent to the water, it’s mostly a walk through the woods, a tranquil escape from hectic day to day life. See Details
Camp Adventureland Camp Adventureland in Middletown, DE, is pet-friendly! Bring your leashed and well-behaved pooch along for a day of fun at this awesome reimagining of the summer camps of the past. This fun house contains escape rooms, cornhole courts, ladderball lanes and more. Please note that pets are not permitted in the axe throwing area. See Details
Midnight Oil Brewing Company Well-behaved dogs are welcome at Midnight Oil Brewing Company. See Details
Auburn Road Vineyard & Winery Dog-friendly Auburn Road Vineyard & Winery in Pilesgrove, NJ, welcomes Fido to join you on a leash in the outdoor areas of the vineyard. Explore the grounds with Fido or relax by a firepit while sipping on a glass of wine. Artisan cheese baskets, gelato, coffees, and biscotti are available everyday, and Ravello Woodfire Pizza Specialties offers food for purchase Thursday through Sunday. Guests are not permitted to bring any outside food or beverages. They winery is open seven days per week. See Details
Talley Day Park Talley Day Park is a dog-friendly park in Wilmington, DE, that features a well-maintained, off-leash bark park. The dog park area is fully fenced with separate sections for small and large dogs. There are also wooded trails, a pond, and pathways for Fido to explore on leash throughout the rest of the park. See Details
Rockwood Park Although your pup isn't allowed inside the museum or mansion, leashed dogs are welcome to explore the historic gardens and grounds with you. Walk along the more than 2 miles of paved and lighted trails that wind their way throughout the 72-acre property. Just make sure Fido is leashed and that you clean up after him.
See Details