Dog Friendly Activities in Jersey City, NJ

There are 13 dog friendly activities in Jersey City. 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 Jersey City.

Pet Friendly Lincoln Park Dog Run
Lincoln Park Dog Run This large, well-maintained, off-leash dog park includes a separate area for small dogs, and even has its own fire hydrant. See Details
Pet Friendly Van Vorst Park Dog Run
Van Vorst Park Dog Run This off-leash dog park is known for being friendly and well taken care of. There are separate areas for large and small dogs. See Details
Hamilton Park Dog Runs Hamilton Park Dog Runs Park has off-leash areas for both small dogs (25 lbs and under) and big dogs. See Details
Private tour of New York City Harbor 'Private tour of New York City Harbor' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Betty. This charter includes popular sights such as the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Freedom Tower, and various bridges on the Hudson and East River. If your pooch can be carried up the ladder and gets along with other pups, then they are welcome on this charter experience. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Rates start at $100 per person. See Details
Liberty State Park Liberty State Park is pet-friendly. It's a great place to walk around with your pooch and offers amazing views of New York City and the Statue of Liberty. Dogs must be kept on leash at all times during the visit. See Details
Newport Dog Run Newport Dog Run is a resident-only space where local dogs can play and socialize. The dog run is lined with faux grass and is fenced-in. It features lighting, benches, waste bags and trash bins. Dogs must be cleaned up after and leashed when entering and exiting the park. The Dog Run is not cleared of snow and ice during the winter months. Newport Dog Run requires furry friends to be licensed by the Jersey City's Department of Health/Animal Control Bureau before their visit. Dog owners can obtain a resident tag and view a copy of the rules by visiting the Newport Residential Customer Service Office located at 20 River Drive. See Details
Timulty Park Dog Run Dogs with a current license and metal registration tags on their collars are welcome to play off-leash in the Timulty Park Dog Run. The small Dog Run is fenced and features waste bins. Dogs must be leashed until they enter the gate. Timulty Park Dog Run is open daily from 8am to 10pm. See Details
Sgt. Anthony Dog Park This dog park is open 24 hours. They are in the process of upgrading it. See Details
Morris Canal Park Morris Canal Park is dog-friendly. This off-leash area is a great place to bring Fido to enjoy some socializing and a game of fetch. There's water on three sides of the park, so dogs are cut off from making a break for it into Jersey City. For safety purposes, make sure your dog is under voice command before letting them off-leash. See Details
Corgi Spirits at the Jersey City Distillery Corgi Spirits at the Jersey City Distillery is pet-friendly. Bring your Corgi to this aptly-named gin joint in Jersey City. Leashed dogs are welcome to hangout in the outdoor area, while you sample ultra-premium gin, vodka and whiskey, along with seasonal Gins with wonderfully unique flavors. Corgi Spirits at the Jersey City Distillery is open Thursday to Friday from 5pm to 10pm, Saturday from 2pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 2pm to 6pm. See Details
Berry Lane Park Dog Run Berry Lane Park Dog Run in Jersey City welcomes dogs to play off-leash. Located next to the tennis courts, this small dog run is a great place to let your pooch run freely with the city's skyline in the distance. Leashed dogs are also allowed on the walking trails surrounding the dog run. Berry Lane Park Dog Run is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
902 Brewing Co. 902 Brewing Co. is a dog-friendly brewery in Jersey City, NJ, where Fido is welcome to join you for a pint. They use an all-grain brewing system to produce a variety of beers. Food trucks can sometimes be found onsite; check their website for current schedule of events. See Details
Departed Soles Brewing Company Departed Soles Brewing Company is dog-friendly! Well-behaved pups are welcome to join you for a craft brew at Jersey City's first modern brewery and tap room. They offer a carefully curated menu of #DefinitelyNotGlutenFree and gluten free craft beer options. See Details
Dog-Friendly Beach on Gerritsen Avenue This secret little bay area is open to anyone, and dogs are welcome here. Many humans walk their dogs a little distance past the entrance since families are often swimming and spending time near the entrance. The beach area can get crowded on weekends. See Details
Dinner with Dogs "Dinner with Dogs" is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Your host runs Chase & Papi, an innovative dog event planning company featured in the NY Times. In this experience, cook an easy meal for dinner and a tasty snack for your dog with the same ingredients. Watch the chef first and learn how to recreate both the meal and your pet's treat. When it's done, sit down and enjoy it together. Rates start at $80. See Details
A Potter's Wheel in Brooklyn 'A Potter's Wheel in Brooklyn' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Ernesto. Your well-behaved pooch is welcome to join you at this class where you will learn the basics of wheel-based pottery. You and your pup will watch the host demonstrate a variety of techniques and afterwards, you will have an hour to try it for yourself and create one or two pieces. Your piece(s) will be ready for pick up the following weekend or can be shipped to you for an additional charge. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 9 and up. Rates start at $55 per person. See Details
Brookdale Dog Park This huge new dog park is fully fenced with a separate small dog area, agility equipment, running water, waste bags, and gravel mulch. See Details
Sirius Dog Run The Sirius Dog Run in Battery Park City's Gateway Plaza area is a great dog run with new paving. It is a beautiful part of the city, and many friendly dogs and their humans love this area. It is named after one of the Rescue Labs that gave his life during the 9-11 search and rescue operations. See Details
The Mall at Short Hills Offering a variety of stores, services, restaurants, and entertainment options, The Mall at Short Hills is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike. Dog stroller rentals make it easy for you and your pup to explore the mall's offerings. Individual store policies on pets vary, and pets are not permitted in any food establishment. Pets are allowed in the common area of the shopping center provided they are in a pet carrier. Complimentary dog strollers for dogs weighing 20 pounds or less can be rented at mall security, concourse level during all mall hours. Individual stores must be consulted for their pet policy. See Details
Central Park No trip to Manhattan with your dog would be complete without a stroll through Central Park. Dogs must remain on-leash in the park except during designated off-leash hours in 23 areas of Central Park. Off-leash hours are before 9:00 am and after 9:00 pm. There are over 15 dog fountains throughout the park. Visit the website for specific information on dog-friendly areas. Make sure to always clean up after your pet. See Details
Puppy Picasso Puppy Picasso is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Paint with your pooch on a canvas with non-toxic paint and learn great technique from a talented artist. Themes range from flowers to rainbows and animals. Rates start at $35. See Details
Tour NYC's Dog Friendly Breweries Tour NYC's Dog Friendly Breweries is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. There are now more than 40 breweries across the city and many feature neighborhood taprooms. On this dog-friendly brewery tour, you and your pooch will explore the wonderful world of craft beer and visit some of the best brewery tap rooms in Long Island City, Queens. Meet local dogs along the way, too. Tours start at $49. See Details
Inwood Hill Park Trail Inwood Hill Park Trail is an easy, 2 mile hike that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. Moderate slopes offer you and your pup some exercise as you hike through the only natural park on Manhattan Island. Dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Street Art Scene with Insider 'Street Art Scene with Insider' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Audrey. Your leashed pup is welcome to join you on this guided walking tour of SoHo, Lower East Side, Chinatown and more. You will see murals along the way created for LISA Project NYC by internationally-famous street artists and learn about the process and stories behind each piece. Tour is rain or shine; check the forecast and dress comfortably. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 13 guests ages 8 and up. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details