Dog Friendly Activities in Gatineau, QC

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Gatineau. 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 Gatineau.

Pet Friendly Park des Jardins-Lavigne Off Leash Dog Park
Park des Jardins-Lavigne Off Leash Dog Park Just over the Ottawa river from Ottawa, the off-leash dog park is located in the undeveloped area of Jardins-Lavigne park (Bois-Franc Avenue, Aylmer) in Gatineau. Volunteers from the Aylmer Canine Club have installed benches and ensures its cleanliness. It's a circle path that takes approximately 15 min to walk at a regular pace. It's surrounded by hectares of natural wooded area with walking paths. In the the interior of the circle path is a lower wide flat grassy area for dog running and games, with a creek running through on one side. The parking lot for the off-leash park is also a parking lot for a young-children's playground with a sprinkler system area and sand area with climbing forts. See Details
Pet Friendly Parc Saint-René
Parc Saint-René Parc Saint-René is pet-friendly. This public park welcomes leashed dogs to explore with their owners. You can even enjoy wandering without the constraints off the leash if your pooch has good recall. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. The park is open every day of the week from 6am to 12am. See Details
Canadian Tire Canadian Tire is pet-friendly. They sell a wide range of automotive, hardware, sports and leisure, and home products. Canadian Tire is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 9pm and Sunday from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Handmade Pasta in Ten Minutes 'Handmade Pasta in Ten Minutes' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Omar. Take your time and understand the ingredients, before diving in to making your very own pasta. Dogs are welcome in a private class and your host will even come to you. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 3 guests ages 10 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Photoshoot/VideoTour for Couple/Family 'Photoshoot/VideoTour for Couple/Family' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Deverre. Create some lasting memories with your pooch as your host guides you around Gatineau while capturing beautiful photos and drone aerial video of you. You and Fido will visit places such as Parliament Hill, the Rideau Canal, city courtyards and local markets, and more. Your host will also provide you with some history about the locations you visit. Afterwards, you will review all of your photos and video and choose which ones you would like to purchase. The experience lasts 2.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $4 per person. See Details
Gatineau Park Gatineau Park in Gatineau, QC is pet friendly. The largest green space in the region is also the second most-visited park in Canada, and a great place to bring your pooch for an afternoon stroll. Leashed dogs are permitted to explore most of the trails in the park, except four which are clearly marked as not dog-friendly. Highlights for hiking hounds include the Sugarbush Trail, Lauriault Trail, Pioneers Trail and Capital Pathway, all of which are open to dogs and their owners year-round. If you're traveling by car, be sure to stop at Champlain Lookout to see the most popular view in the park. See Details
Parc de La Baie Parc De La Baie is a pet-friendly recreation area that features a sandy beach and walking and biking trails for you and Fido to explore in Gatineau, QC. See Details
Bicycle Craft Brewery Bicycle Craft Brewery is dog-friendly. This relaxed shop and taproom welcomes dogs to join their owners inside. You can enjoy 12 oz pours or flights of beer, along with locally made snacks from some of Ottawa's best artisan food shops. Peckish pups are invited to bring their own food from outside or to get food delivered from nearby. There's swag and cans to take home with you, too. Bicycle Craft Brewery is open Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 9pm, Sunday from 11am to 5pm, Monday from 11am to 6pm, and Tuesday from 11am to 6pm. See Details
Bruce Pit Bruce Pit is a free off leash trail/park for all dogs. Great spot for a walk in the park with spot. See Details
Kichesippi Beer Kichesippi Beer is a family-owned craft brewery in Ottawa, ON with a dog-friendly patio and heated beer garden. Water bowls are available for thirsty pups. They are open Monday from 11am to 6pm and Tuesday through Sunday from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Cabela's Fido is welcome to join you for an outing to pet-friendly outdoor retailer Cabela's, located in Ottawa, ON. Dogs are welcome inside so stock up on everything you need for camping, fishing, hunting, meat processing, shooting and other outdoor pursuits. See Details
MEC Ottawa Bring Fido along as you pick out your newest gear from dog-friendly outdoor retailer MEC Ottawa, located in Ottawa, ON. Allowed inside as you shop, Fido can accompany you down the aisles as you choose from a wide selection of tents, backpacks, apparel, shoes, fitness equipment, hiking essentials, and much more. See Details
The Haunted Walk of Ottawa Ghosts and graveyards, hangings and haunts. From the old Carleton County Jail to the metropolitan city of today, discover Ottawa's ghost stories and darker history. You will never look at the city the same again. Haunted Walks Inc. specializes in creating and sharing extraordinary experiences. We are best known for our award-winning evening walking tours by lantern-light of local ghost stories and darker history. Well-behaved dogs are welcome on our tours, but all dogs must remain on a leash for the duration of the tour. Dogs are regrettably not able to attend tours that frequent buildings. Please call for details, pricing, and tour schedule. See Details
Apollo Crater Park Clean Off-leash park in Orleans (east of Ottawa). Recovered crater is grassed and has planted trees on the sides. Friendly pet owners and other dogs of all sizes. See Details
Stony Swamp Conservation Area Leashed dogs are allowed on the trails unless otherwise posted. Bruce Pit and Conroy Pit are large off leash areas and trails, most of which are forested and approximately 3km. See Details
Ravine Park Great off leash park! Perfect walking trails and good common areas for dogs to play and run. See Details
Les Serres Robert Plante Greenhouses Leashed dogs are welcome to join their humans at Les Serres Robert Plante Greenhouses in Ottawa, ON. This greenhouse and garden supply center sells a wide variety of plants, including house plants, tropical plants, trees, shrubs, cacti and much more. Their greenhouses are open to the public year-round. They encourage those visiting with dogs to take photos to share. See Details
Michaels Ottawa Michaels is a dog-friendly craft store in Ottawa, ON. They welcome pets and their owners to peruse the aisles of paint, canvas, and lots of other hobby items that can be taken home to enjoy. See Details
Global Pet Foods Global Pet Foods in Hintonburg is dog-friendly. This pet supply store offers a whole range of foods for a number of different animals and breeds, including grain-free treats, food, and lots of other goodies. Global Pet Foods is open Monday through Friday from 9:30am to 9:00pm, Saturday from 9:30am to 6:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. See Details
Global Pet Foods Global Pet Foods is a dog-friendly store in Kanata. This pet supply store offers a whole range of foods for a number of different animals and breeds, including grain-free treats, food, and lots of other goodies. Global Pet Foods is open Monday through Friday from 9:30am to 9:00pm, Saturday from 9:30am to 7:00pm, and Sunday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. See Details
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