Dog Friendly Activities in Hyannis, MA

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Hyannis, and 36 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 Hyannis.

Pet Friendly Hy-Line Cruises
Hy-Line Cruises Fido can take to the water on Hy-Line Cruises. Leashed dogs are allowed on board all island-bound ferries, except for the Captain's View section on its Nantucket High-Speed ferry Grey Lady IV. Dogs are not allowed on the furniture. Pets ride for free, however, human fare varies by tour. Dog owners can visit Hy-Line Cruises' official website for departure times and to make a reservation. See Details
Pet Friendly Steamship Authority Ferries
Steamship Authority Ferries Leashed dogs are welcome on Steamship Authority Ferries. Dogs can ride free of charge but must be cleaned up after and leashed. Pets are not allowed in food service areas, on passenger seats or on tables. Prices vary by trip; check their website for current schedule of fares. Dog owners should arrive thirty minutes prior to sailing time. Reservations are not required. See Details
Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines is a pet-friendly airline in Massachusetts that offer scenic flights around Nantucket Island. For travel between Hyannis, New Bedford, Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard, dogs may be transported with or without a kennel if they are under 35 pounds. Dogs this size can be carried on a passenger's lap or on the aft shelf of the cabin, depending on the aircraft. Larger dogs must be restrained with leash or harness and should not obstruct the aisle or exit. The max weight for an animal on board is 80 pounds. 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
Crowes Reservation Beach Leashed dogs are welcome from mid September up until Memorial Day. Dogs are not permitted at all during the summer. Take Route 6A in East Dennis to School Street (across from Airline Road, just before the Brewster Town Line), then take the first right onto South Street, and go straight through the stop sign, the cemetery is on the right. See Details
Sandy Neck Beach Your pet can come with you during the off-season (September 15 to May 15) as you explore one of the Cape's most popular beaches. Dogs must be leashed at all times, unless they are actively swimming. See Details
Kalmus Beach Bring your pet with you to this beautiful Cape Cod beach. They're welcome to join you from September 15 to May 15 on or off-leash. See Details
Fresh Pond Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this beautiful, shaded dog park. The park is fully fenced with two enclosures, a fresh water swimming area for dogs, and a walking trail through the woods. See Details
Craigville Beach Bring your pet with you to this beautiful Cape Cod beach. They're welcome to join you on-leash from September 15 to May 15. See Details
Yarmouth Dog Park Multiple high-fenced yards for small, large, and temperamental dogs. Surface is dirt and pebbles, not grass. See Details
Skaket Beach Your pet is welcome to join you at this very popular Orleans beach with great sunset views. Pets welcome during the off-season. See Details
Ellisville This is a dog-friendly trail that leads to a gorgeous beach. You can let your furry friends off the leash and run wild from October through the end of April. See Details
Wellfleet Drive-In Theatre The only drive-in on Cape Cod, Welfleet Drive-In Theatre has a large screen and state-of-the-art sound system. Playground for kids! Dogs allowed! See Details
Thompson's Field This 57-acre parcel of town conservation land has a looping system of trails through woods and meadows where dogs can run and play (and meet doggy friends) off-leash. See Details
Hardings Beach Bring your pet for an on-leash stroll along this quaint, beautiful Chatham beach. They're welcome from mid-September to mid-May! See Details
Red River Beach During certain times of the year, dog owners can bring Fido to Red River Beach to enjoy warm water and moderate surf, on-leash. Dogs are not allowed on the beach from Memorial Day through Labor Day. From Memorial Day through Labor Day, dog walking is allowed in the parking lot area only from Dawn to 9:00am, and from 4:30pm to Dusk. See Details
Joseph Sylvia State Beach Pets are welcome on-leash on this beautiful 2-mile long beach when it is not nesting season. DOGS AND PETS restrictions: April 1st – August 31st strictly prohibited (nesting season). September – Dogs are prohibited between 9am to 5pm. October 1st - March 31st – Dogs are allowed anytime. See Details
Pleasant Road Beach This beach is known for its warm water and mild surf. Pets are welcome on or off-leash during the off-season, October to mid-May. See Details
Shawme-Crowell State Forest Your pet will love to explore this lovely state forest with you, where they're welcome as long as they remain on-leash. See Details
Edgartown Lighthouse A nice hike out to the lighthouse in Edgartown Harbor. See Details
Cape Cod Rail Trail The Cape Cod 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 Wellfleet! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Cape Cod 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
Ridgevale Beach Bring your pet for an on-leash stroll along this quaint, beautiful Chatham beach. They're welcome from mid-September to mid-May! See Details
Cape Cod Rail Trail The Cape Cod 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 Brewster! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Cape Cod 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
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