Dog Friendly Activities in Falmouth, MA

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Falmouth. 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 Falmouth.

Pet Friendly The Knob
The Knob Enjoy scenic views and wildlife viewing at The Knob, a dog-friendly nature area in Falmouth, MA. The trails follow along the shoreline and offers impressive views of Quissett Harbor and Buzzards Bay. The Knob is a popular spot for sunset watching and birding. Please leash and clean up after your pets on the trails. See Details
Pet Friendly Island Queen Ferry
Island Queen Ferry The Island Queen Ferry in Falmouth, MA, is pet friendly. The ferry will transport leashed dogs with you from Falmouth to Martha's Vineyard for no additional fee. Enjoy the enclosed lounge or outside decks while you have a cup of chowder or a cocktail. See Details
Shining Sea Bikeway The Shining Sea Bikeway 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 dog-friendly "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Falmouth! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Shining Sea Bikeway. 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 See Details
Falmouth Dog Park Falmouth Dog Park in Falmouth, MA, is a 1.6-acre park where Fido can run and play off-leash. The park features three separate fenced areas for small dogs, all dogs and an acclimation area. There are also benches, water bubblers, and waste disposal cans for your convenience. See Details
Woodneck Beach Woodneck Beach, located in Falmouth, MA, allows Fido to visit on a seasonal basis. The beach is open for use by dogs from October 1 to April 30 only. Between these dates, Fido can swim and accompany you on the beach. See Details
Highfield Hall & Gardens Highfield Hall & Gardens in Falmouth, MA, is a pet-friendly center. Dogs are not allowed inside the historic buildings, but are permitted on a leash throughout the grounds. One of the highlights of the estate is Beebe Woods, which can be found at the back of the property. Here, you and your pooch can enjoy miles of winding trails. See Details
Nobska Lighthouse Nobska Lighthouse in the Woods Hole settlement is a pet-friendly landmark. Dogs are not allowed inside the lighthouse, but are welcome to explore the grounds outside along the coastline in Falmouth, MA. See Details
Bourne Farm Bourne Farm is a popular dog walking site in North Falmouth, MA. Bring Fido along for a stroll on the pet-friendly trails and through the open fields. All dogs must be on a leash at all times when on the property. They're closed for dog walking and to the public during private events. See Details
Martha's Vineyard Bike Rentals Martha's Vineyard Bike Rentals in Edgartown, MA is dog-friendly. Pick up the pace with pedal power from Martha's Vineyard Bike Rentals. Reserve a bicycle and a Burley trailer for Fido and explore the island on two wheels. From the rental shop, take the Beach Road between Edgartown and Oak Bluffs and enjoy a six-mile cruise along a paved trail with the Nantucket Sound on one side and Sengekontacket Pond on the other. See Details
Barnstable Brewing Barnstable Brewing is a dog-friendly and family-owned brewery in Hyannis, MA, creating handcrafted beer on Cape Cod. Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio, yard space, or inside the tasting room. Enjoy a pint or flight from a variety of choices on the brew menu such as IPAs, lagers, fruit beers, as well as seasonal beers like pumpkin and cranberry. You can sometimes find food trucks onsite; check their website for current schedule. See Details
Sandy Neck Beach Your pet can come with you during the off season from September 15 to May 15 at Sandy Neck Beach in Barnstable, MA. Explore one of the Cape's most popular beaches with Fido, where dogs can enjoy cooling off with a swim. Dogs must be leashed at all times when not in the water. Fido is also welcome on the section designated as the Off- Road Vehicle Beach with an ORV permit as well as on the Great Marsh Hiking Trail year round. See Details
Fort Taber Park Fort Taber Park welcomes leashed dogs at this pet-friendly historic fort in New Bedford, MA. Featuring a 50-acre waterfront park that provides over a mile of ocean frontage, this spot is sure to be a big hit with Fido. Enjoy a walk on over one mile of walking paths near the shore. Pets must be cleaned up after during their visit, and a parking pass is required. See Details
Ellisville Harbor State Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Ellisville Harbor State Park in Plymouth, MA. You and Fido can explore the pet-friendly trails through meadows, red pine forest and beach shores. Dogs aren't permitted on the beach from April 1st through September 15th, but are free to visit the sandy shoreline outside of those dates. See Details
Edgartown Lighthouse Edgartown Lighthouse in Edgartown, MA, is pet friendly. Hike along the beach and enjoy spectacular views of Edgartown Harbor, Chappaquiddick and Cape Cod with your furry friend. See Details
Manuel F. Correllus State Forest Leashed dogs are welcome at Manuel F. Correllus State Forest in Edgartown, MA, where you and Fido can explore the pet-friendly trails through this scenic wooded area. The 5,300-acre forest sits in the center of Martha's Vineyard. You'll find miles of trails, a paved shared-use path, and a disc golf course. It's a great spot for hiking, biking, skiing, horseback riding, hunting, disc golf, picnicking, or just relaxing outdoors. See Details
Cape Cod Winery Cape Cod Winery is a dog-friendly winery located three miles from the ocean in East Falmouth, MA. You and your leashed pooch are invited to join them under their large post and beam tent placed over crushed seashells. With over nine different varieties of wine to choose from there's surely something for everyone, including Rosé Mermaid Water and Sauvignon Blanc. See Details
Lucky Goat Brewing Lucky Goat Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery in Wareham, MA. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Try selections from mild to wild, like the experimental "Wild Kid Sour Saison" series in original, mango, strawberry, and cherry flavors. See Details
Wasque Bring Fido to explore the dog-friendly Wasque beach on Chappaquiddick Island in Edgartown, MA. Leashed pups are welcome in this 200-acre ever-changing space on the southeastern corner of Martha’s Vineyard, which is continuously hit with storms that reshape the coastline, allowing you to enjoy a unique experience with each visit. See Details
Island Spirit Kayak Island Spirit Kayak welcomes your dog to join you on a pet-friendly kayaking adventure in Oak Bluffs, MA. You can choose to explore on your own with a rental or join others on a tour. In addition to rentals, Island Spirit Kayak offers paddle board yoga, sunrise kayak tours, sunset and moonlight paddles, kid's kayak adventures, full moon trips and more. They even offer doggie PFDs in all shapes and sizes! See Details
Tradewinds Field Preserve Tradewinds Field Preserve on Martha's Vineyard is pet-friendly. Owned by The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank, this 72-acre property consists of walking trails that wind through wooded areas and a vast open meadow. Visiting canines and Vineyard residents alike are welcome to explore the preserve, as long as you clean up after your pup and be mindful of hikers and joggers also using the land. The former grass-field airport still has the occasional small plane landing, so keep your eyes to the sky and make sure your pooch is good at recall. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Falmouth, MA, US