Dog Friendly Activities in Freeport, ME

There are 6 dog friendly activities in Freeport. 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 Freeport.

Pet Friendly Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park
Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park Casco Bay Trail carries visitors along Maine's legendary coast. Relatively easy hike with great views. Dogs are welcome on trails, but not on the beaches. See Details
Pet Friendly Pet Pantry
Pet Pantry Pet Pantry carries a wide variety of items from dog bakery items, pet supplies (dog and cat), & pet related gifts for people. Pets on leash are welcome to go inside and shop. See Details
L.L. Bean L.L. Bean is pet-friendly. Bring your dog to this outlet store to sniff out deals on classic garments made by a much-loved brand. L.L. Bean is open Sunday through Thursday from 10am to 6pm and Friday to Saturday from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Hedgehog Mountain Trail Head Hedgehog Mountain Trail Head is the starting point for a great network of pet-friendly trails. The pathways are marked and most loop back to the parking area. Rules state dogs may be off leash if under voice control. See Details
Casco Bay Trail Casco Bay Trail is a dog-friendly hiking path located inside Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park in Freeport, ME. Fido is welcome to join you on this coastal trail, but dogs must remain on a leash. Casco Bay Trail offers an interpretive panel educating visitors on surrounding islands. This half-mile stretch can be combined with other trails in the park, like the White Pines Trail. See Details
Abacus Abacus is a dog friendly store! Bring your dog while you shop and he might even get a treat from them! See Details
Quarry Run Dog Park Quarry Run Dog Park in Portland, ME, has seven acres of fenced, off-leash play space for dogs and their humans to enjoy. Inside the large fenced area is a smaller fenced area for smaller dogs to play without stress. Outside of the park, there are acres of trails to explore with your leashed dog. Bring your own water and waste bags and be aware that it can get quite muddy after rain. See Details
Casco Bay Lines All aboard this working mailboat of Casco Bay Lines in Portland, ME! You and your furry friend will be able to see the islands of Casco Bay, including Little Diamond, Great Diamond, Long, Cliff, and Chebeague, as you ride onboard the dog-friendly boat bringing mail and freight to the islands. Just make sure Fido is leashed during this unique boat tour. Ticket fees vary for people and dogs. See Details
Popham Beach State Park Dogs are welcome during off-season at the much-loved Popham Beach State Park. The main attraction of this state park is the luscious sandy beach that stretches along the mouth of the Kennebec River. There are plenty of pretty picnic spots at this park that you can enjoy with Fido, as long as they are on a leash under six feet and owners clean up any mess that they leave behind. Unfortunately, pets are not allowed on State Park beaches in Maine between April 1st and September 30th. Popham Beach State Park is open daily from 9am until sunset. See Details
Rising Tide Brewing Company Rising Tide Brewing Company is pet-friendly. This artisan craft brewery offers beer in an airy tasting room, plus live music, food trucks and tours of the cool brewing area. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the outside tar patio. The beers that are available include a copper ale, pilsner, lager, and many more cans for you to take home, too. Rising Tide is open Monday through Wednesday from 12pm to 7pm, Thursday through Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Two Lights State Park Two Lights State Park is located on Maine's legendary rocky coast in Cape Elizabeth. Leashed dogs are welcome on the beach from October 1st through March 31st. Named after twin lighthouses constructed in 1828 down the road from the park, Two Lights State Park spans 41-acres of rocky headlands, including outcrops and grassy areas where you can have a picnic with a view. There are a number of pet-friendly trails that weave around the park, showing you and Fido the best of Maine's coastal beauty. See Details
Foundation Brewing Company Foundation Brewing Company is pet-friendly. This Maine brewery uses classic styles to brew a range of beers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the patio and inside the taproom itself, as long as they are wearing a leash. There's no food prepared inside, but food trucks frequent the car park from time to time. Foundation Brewing Company is open Monday from 12pm to 7pm, Wednesday through Saturday from 12pm to 7pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
Bunker Brewing Company Bunker Brewing Company is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are allowed to join the owners on the outdoor patio. The beers on draft include a IPAs, Porters, Gose, and Mexican Lager. They also offer a variety of cans to take home with you. Grab a bite to eat at one of the many food trucks that frequent the car park. Bunker Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, Friday from 12pm to 10pm, Saturday from 11pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 11pm to 9pm. See Details
Definitive Brewing Definitive Brewing is pet-friendly. This relatively new brewery provides memorable tasting room experience for dogs and owners alike. They offer a wide variety of beers, including Kolsch (Contee), Session Ales, IPAs, Stouts and Sours. For beer nerds, their brewery consists of a 15 barrel brew house, six 30 barrel fermenters, two 15 barrel fermenters and two 30 bbl Brite tanks. Dogs are welcome throughout the brewery, as long as they are leashed and well-behaved. If you get peckish, check out one of the food trucks that regularly rock up in the car park. Definitive Brewing is open Monday through Wednesday from 12pm to 7pm, Thursday to Friday from 12pm to 8pm, Saturday from 11am to 8pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Hinckley Park August 2021 - Concerns about unleashed dogs, dog waste and invasive species at Hinckley Park has prompted the South Portland City Council to enact a temporary leash requirement in the park.
The off-leash area in this South Portland park includes two ponds where your pooch can go for a swim. Be careful as the area is not fenced.
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Portland Discovery Land and Sea Tours Portland harbor and city tours, including area lighthouses and local wildlife (e.g., seals, osprey). Leashed, well-behaved dogs are welcome on both the boats and trolleys for no additional fee.

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Mackworth Island Mackworth Island, a legislated bird sanctuary, is a great place to walk dogs oceanside as you take in the sites. Open to visitors from dawn to dusk. Fido must remain on a leash at all times. See Details
East End Beach at Eastern Promenade Park Off-Leash Area Bring your pet for a bit of off-leash play in the designated areas of East End Beach and the Northwest Shore at this Portland city park. Off-leash hours are in the summer (Memorial Day to Labor Day) before 9am and after 5pm, and in the winter (Labor Day to Memorial Day) anytime during park hours (5am-10pm). See Details
Fort Williams Park Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy Fort Williams Park with their humans. Located adjacent to the famous Portland Head Light, Fort Williams Park offers more than 90 acres of space where you and your pup can enjoy a picnic, walk along the paths, explore the cliff-side loop and rocky beach, and spend a day in the great outdoors. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Bug Light Park While not a dog park, this is a highly visited area by many of the local pups. Pets love the chance to play off-leash in the designated area of this park, which includes beach access. Be careful as the area is not fenced. See Details
South End Park Dogs and their people can romp off-leash on 11 acres in the South End Park located on Lower Washington Street. The park provides poop-and-scoop bags, has a dedicated parking lot, and is open year round. For people not into playing with pups, there's even a walking trail and Bocce ball. Dogs must be under voice control when off-leash. See Details
Robin's Garden & Dog Park Located next to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Shelter and Animal Emergency Clinic in Lewiston, ME, Robin's Gardens and Dog Park is an off-leash park with plenty of room for dogs of all sizes to play! This dog park offers separate areas for small and large dogs, along with gazebos and chairs in each of the play areas. Disposal bags and receptacles are also available in each area, making it easy to do the right thing by cleaning up after your pet. See Details
Narrow Gauge Railroad Enjoy a waterfront train ride along Casco Bay and family fun inside the museum. Leashed dogs are welcome on the train. See Details
Allagash Brewing Company Allagash Brewing Company is pet-friendly. This independent craft brewery is located in Portland, Maine. They produce beers that are available seven days a week. Their signature beer is the Allagash White, a Belgian-style wheat beer. They also offer wild, sour, barrel-aged, and fermented beers. Allagash is open Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 6pm, Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm, and Sunday from 11am to 5pm. See Details