Dog Friendly Activities in Hawthorne, FL

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Hawthorne, and 15 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 Hawthorne.

Pet Friendly Love's Travel Stop
Love's Travel Stop Love's Travel Stop in Hawthorne, FL is a dog-friendly gas station and rest area. Across America, you'll find Love's Travel Stops that offer facilities for traveling canines. This location has a fully-fenced dog park with a convenient waste station. See Details
Pet Friendly Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park
Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park Dogs are welcome at Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park in Micanopy, FL. Due to potential conflict with alligators, snakes, and bison, pets are not allowed on some of the trails in the park, but this won't stop you and Fido having an awesome time. You can still wander the Wacahoota Trail, leading to an observation trail; Chacala Trail, a series of loop trails; and a number of other trails. The trails that are not pet-friendly are Cone's Dike Trail, Bolen Bluff Trail, and La Chua Trail. See Details
Gainesville-Hawthorne State Trail The dog-friendly Gainesville-Hawthorne State Trail in Florida welcomes Fido on a leash under six feet long. A number of observation spots on the trail offer views of the prairie, home to bison, wild horses, and numerous alligators. See Details
DJ's Kayak Rentals DJ's Kayak Rentals is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join you on a paddling adventure on Lake Santa Fe in Alachua County, Florida. Make sure there's enough space for you and your furry first mate by renting one of the tandem kayaks for $45. Along the way, you'll spot natural vegetation, fish and abundant wildlife. DJ's Kayak Rentals is open Wednesday through Sunday from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Squirrel Ridge Dog Park Squirrel Ridge Dog Park in Gainesville, FL, is a great place for Fido to run and play off of the leash. There are separate fenced areas for small and large dogs, as well as running water, shade trees and benches for your convenience. See Details
Possum Creek Dog Park Possum Creek Dog Park in Gainesville, FL is a pet-friendly area with two separate enclosed spaces for large and small dogs. This large open space has shaded benches for pet owners and water fountains to hydrate thirsty active dogs. See Details
Loblolly Woods Nature Park Loblolly Woods Nature Park is pet-friendly. This 159-acre forested open space features pet-friendly paths and boardwalks for you to explore with your pooch. Don't forget to bring your binoculars along with you to spot one of the rare birds that lives in the nature park. Loblolly Woods Nature Park is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Petro Ocala Petro Ocala in Reddick, FL, has a dedicated dog-friendly area for pups that need some exercise or a rest break after a day of driving. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care products. Fast foods options are available as well. See Details
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park Dogs are welcome at Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park in Cross Creek, FL, where you can time travel back to a 1930's Florida homestead. As well as being home to a classic Florida cracker-style home from back in the day, there are two pet-friendly hiking trails around the area that can be enjoyed by dogs and their owners. Small dogs can even go inside with you on a tour of the house, as long as they can be carried the whole time. See Details
Greenville Off-Leash Dog Area The Greenville Off-Leash Dog Area in Greenville, NC, is a local favorite spot where visitors bring their pups to socialize and play. This fully fenced park features separate large and small dog sections, benches, picnic tables and shade trees. See Details
Palatka-to-Lake Butler State Trail Dogs are allowed on the Palatka-to-Lake Butler State Trail in Keystone Heights, FL. This multi-use, pet-friendly trail weaves through one of the prettiest areas in Florida, through pine forests and vast open spaces. There are four miles for walking at the Lake Butler Trailhead (Union County), and 19 miles that start at the Twin Lakes Park Trailhead. See Details
Depot Park Depot Park is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to wander along the paved trails of this park in Gainesville. The Depot Park open air fields, trails, and play area are open daily. The splash pad located inside the play area, is on when the temperature is above 70 degrees. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. The park is open every day of the week from 7:00am to 11:30pm. See Details
Lebowski's Pup Pub Lebowski's Pup Pub is a dog-friendly outdoor bar and dog park in Gainesville, FL. Fido is welcome to join you to romp around with their new dog BFFs in one of the two off-leash dog parks, while you get yourself a drink from the fully stocked bar. There is covered seating available and heated, covered seating in the colder months. Annual memberships are available, as well as daily and monthly passes. See Details
Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway Dogs are welcome at the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway, spanning Central Florida from the Gulf of Mexico to the St. Johns River. At this undeveloped park, you and Fido will find sections of The Florida National Scenic Trail to enjoy together. There are numerous other trails in the area too. See Details
Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park in Keystone Heights, FL is dog friendly. One of Florida's first established state parks, this park has scenic rolling sandhills for you and Fido to enjoy. Well-behaved pets are welcome on the hiking trails, picnic areas and campgrounds, but must stay leashed. Take Fido for some exercise on the five miles of nature trails or enjoy star gazing, geo-seeking, and bird watching. See Details
Haisley Lynch Dog Park Haisley Lynch Dog Park in Gainesville, FL, is a double-gated, fenced entry park. It features water fountains, benches and large trees for shade. There is also a garden featuring native Florida plantings. See Details