Dog Friendly Activities in Gettysburg, PA

There are 9 dog friendly activities in Gettysburg. 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 Gettysburg.

Pet Friendly Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Military Park Leashed dogs are allowed to visit the outside portions of the battlefield at the pet-friendly Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. Gettysburg was one of the most famous American battlefields, which marked the turning point in the Civil War. Later, President Lincoln gave his famous Gettysburg Address here. The battlefield consists of auto and walking tours. Please note that dogs are not allowed into buildings or the cemetery. See Details
Pet Friendly Gallery 30
Gallery 30 Gallery 30 is a dog-friendly purveyor of handcrafted goods in Gettysburg, PA. The store sells paintings, fine art photography, pottery, wood carvings, jewelry, gourds, and toys made by independent American artists. Your dog is welcome to join you inside the store, but please keep Fido close as to avoid knocking over any of the wares. See Details
Civil War Ghosts Civil War Ghosts is a pet-friendly attraction apart of Colonial Ghosts, LLC. Gettysburg was the site of the Civil War’s bloodiest battle, the Battle of Gettysburg, on July 1-3, 1863, in Pennsylvania. This makes the area one of the most haunted in the country. Bring your pup on tour as long as they are leashed and well-behaved. Contact them directly for tour times and to book a place. See Details
Gettysburg Heritage Center Dogs are welcome inside and outdoors at The Gettysburg Heritage Center in Gettysburg, PA. Leashed pets are provided fresh water and complimentary treats at this pet-friendly museum which offers visitors a look at the Battle of Gettysburg from two distinctive perspectives- that of the civilians in the town and the soldiers on the field. See Details
Haunted Gettysburg Tours Explore the spooky side of Gettysburg with your pup on a guided, nighttime, pet-friendly walking tour with Haunted Gettysburg Tours in Pennsylvania. Your well-behaved dog is welcome to join you as you learn more about the history of the town and the ghosts that haven't yet left. See Details
The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg is a pet-friendly spot in Pennsylvania. Locals and visitors enjoy bringing their dogs to this quaint Main Street shopping center year-round. Their Food Court patio offers seating for guests with furry friends to grab a bite. Please note all stores may not allowed your furry friend. See Details
Gettysburg Foundation Tours Learn more about Gettysburg as you tour the battlefield with your pup and a Licensed Battlefield Guide from Gettysburg Foundation Tours in Pennsylvania. Your guide will drive your car and take you on a dog-friendly adventure. Guides are available daily, but advanced reservations are strongly recommended. Make sure to mention that Fido will be tagging along when you make your reservation. See Details
Ghost Walk Gettysburg The Ghost Walk Gettysburg experience in Gettysburg, PA is dog friendly! Pets are welcome to join you on both the Family Friendly HIstory and Haunts Ghost Tour. You and Fido can learn about the historic and psychic details about the streets of this historic city. See Details
Dog Park at Gettysburg Recreation Park Gettysburg Recreation Park includes a dog park at the sound end in Gettysburg, PA. Bring Fido out for some off-leash play with other pups! The space is fully fenced with natural terrain and a couple shady trees. Amenities include double-gated entry, benches, a water fountain, and waste stations. See Details
Bubba's Happy Tails Dog Park Fido is invited to play at Bubba's Happy Tails Dog Park in Shippensburg, PA. The off-leash facility features two sides with water fountains, benches and a double gate entry. This area is an easy spot to stay all day, as the Cumberland Valley Rail Trail is adjacent to the dog park. See Details
Hashawha Environmental Center Bring Fido to hike the pet-friendly trails at Hashawha Environmental Center in Westminster, MD. This 320-acre park includes 5 miles of multi-use trails for leashed pets to enjoy. The scenic grounds are home to Lake Hashawha and an abundance of wildlife. See Details
Dog Park at Oakside Community Park Fido is invited to play at the dog park at Oakside Community Park in Biglerville, PA. This off-leash, fully-fenced area has two sections for small and large does. Amenities include waste stations, agility equipment, benches and shade. See Details
Trek & Trot Trek & Trot is a dog-friendly adventure company in Carlisle, PA. They will bring you and your four-legged companion on a guided hike through the backwoods. Hikes are customizable and all levels are welcome. See Details
Dog Park at West Manheim Park Fido is invited to play at the dog park at West Manheim Park in Hanover, PA. This area has a small and large dog section, but you must pack your water. Hydration is essential because this outdoor facility requires you to walk down a mowed path that can be found behind the playground. See Details
The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton is a dog-friendly historic site and home of the first American-born saint. Elizabeth was an educator and is known as the founder of the United States of America's Catholic school system. Discover her life and legacy in the guided tours of the cemetery and the Basilica where she's buried. Dogs are not allowed in the museum or inside of the historic homes, but are welcome to walk around the grounds outdoors. See Details
Cunningham Falls State Park Cunningham Falls State Park is a dog-friendly destination in Thurmont, MD. Located in the picturesque Catoctin Mountains, the park is split into two different sections: William Houck Area and Manor Area. You can bring Fido with you to many of the campgrounds, on the trails, and in all of the day-use areas if they are on a leash under six feet and all mess is cleaned up after them. Pets are not permitted on the sandy portion of the beach and lake from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. See Details
Bennett Cerf Dog Park Bennett Cerf Dog Park is a membership-only dog park in Westminster, MD. Located at Random House Park, this fenced area is just over an acre and is a mix of grass and wood chips where Fido can play off leash. There are benches and buckets for water (bring your own water). Memberships are available through the county website or stop by the Carroll County Recreation and Parks office to sign up. Proof of Rabies vaccine and county tags must be provided. See Details
Scenic View Orchards Scenic View Orchards is a pet-friendly market full of wonderful fruits, veggies, baked and canned goods, and more in Sabillasville, MD. Leashed dogs are welcome to visit and help you pick out some farm-fresh produce. See Details
Cumberland Valley Rail Trail The Cumberland Valley Rail Trail 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 Newville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Cumberland Valley Rail 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
Cumberland County Biker/Hiker Trail The Cumberland County Biker/Hiker Trail 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 Gardners! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Cumberland County Biker/Hiker 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