Dog Friendly Activities in Kansas City, KS

There are 8 dog friendly activities in Kansas 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 Kansas City.

Pet Friendly Wyandotte County Lake Off Leash Area
Wyandotte County Lake Off Leash Area Your pet will love the chance to play off-leash in the designated area of this lovely public park. The off-leash area is not fenced. See Details
Pet Friendly Boulevard Drive-In Theatre
Boulevard Drive-In Theatre Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to join the humans at the drive-in. Boulevard Drive-In Theatre shows a double feature of first run movies every weekend from April through October. The drive-in also hosts a Swap 'n' Shop outdoor flea market on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year. Just bring cash to the drive-in because credit cards are not accepted. See Details
Wyandotte County Lake Park Trails Starting right before Shelter 9 in a large wooded area on the east side of the lake, you will find the trailhead for the WyCo Single Track Trail. From the trailhead there are several options for trails, all interconnect with each other at points along the way and eventually loop back to the beginning. The trails are well marked and you'll find multiple maps along the way so you don't get lost. This is a popular fishing, picnic, and biking area so you will encounter much of this as you walk the trail around the lake. Most of the trails are hard-packed dirt, but several sections are gravel and/or rocks. On the West side of the park there is an area for dogs. See Details
Swap 'n' Shop Bring Fido to the Swap 'n' Shop at the Boulevard Drive-In, held throughout the year on Saturdays and Sundays. See Details
Cabela's Leashed dogs are welcome at this outdoor equipment retailer. See Details
Cider Hill Family Orchard Cider Hill Family Orchard is pet-friendly. This 38-acre orchard is home to 1500 apple trees. There are 18 different kinds of apples that are grown in the Orchard. Their apple wagon is available to take guests into the Orchard. Dogs are welcome to spend as much time as they like exploring among the apple trees, as long as they are friendly and on a leash. Cedar Hill Family Orchard is open during August on Friday and Saturday from 9am to 5pm, and September to October on Tuesday and Saturday from 9am to 5pm and Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
Rowe Ridge Vineyard & Winery Rowe Ridge Vineyard & Winery is a small family owned and dog friendly, vineyard and winery located on 10 acres in Kansas City, KS. They are located just north of the Kansas Speedway and the Legends shopping center. They grow nine varieties of hybrid and American native grapes. Visitors are welcome to taste Rowe Ridge wines, stroll through the vineyard and fish in the vineyard pond. Leashed dogs are welcome outside on the covered patio and deck areas. See Details
Shawnee Mission Off Leash Dog Park Shawnee Mission Off Leash Dog Park is a pet-friendly recreation area in Shawnee. Located east of the observation tower on John Barkley Drive, the 53-acre off-leash area features a dog swim area along with wood chip and natural surface trails through grassland and wooded areas. The off-leash area also includes paved parking and portable toilets. The area is open year-round during regular park hours every day of the week from 6am to 8pm, except Tuesdays from 5am to 9pm for routine maintenance. See Details
Thomas S. Stoll Dog Park Pets will find plenty of cool smells to investigate in this wooded, fenced, off-leash dog park. Drinking water available during the warm months. See Details
Liberty Dog Park The Liberty Dog Park includes 3 acres of fully fenced area for dogs to enjoy. The Dog Park is located within Stocksdale Park on the east side of Liberty. Water is available. Park amenities include agility obstacles, benches, a fire hydrant, and waste bags and trash cans. See Details
Trolley Track Trail (Kansas City, MO) The Trolley Track Trail (Kansas City, MO) 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 Kansas City! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Trolley Track Trail (Kansas City, MO). 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
Heritage Park The Heritage Park Dog Off-Leash Area is a great spot for your canine to enjoy! It is a 30-acre area with a fenced open space and a small pond. The off-leash area is accessible from all entrances of the park but is closest to the entrance at 16240 Lackman Road Please note that weekly maintenance closures are in effect. Maintenance will be scheduled for Tuesdays from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Closures are intended to allow for a higher level of maintenance to the area without compromising dog and patron safety. Trespassing is prohibited when the gate is locked. See Details
Longview Lake Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Longview Lake Park. Dogs must be under control and on a leash no longer than 6 feet long. Dogs are not allowed at the Marina or in the water. The park spans 4,852 acres with a 930-acre lake. It features boat ramps, fishing docks, a fishing pond, beach, four-mile nature trail, 14 picnic shelters, and a six-mile bike trail. Leash rules are strictly enforced. See Details
Wayside Waifs Bark Park Pets love to play off-leash at this 5-acre fenced dog park with agility equipment, lights, drinking water, trees, and benches. Application and fees required for gate key. See Details
Swope Park Off Leash Dog Park Swope Park Off Leash Dog Park is a five-acre space for Fido to play. The Dog Park is divided into two areas, one for small dogs and one for large dogs. Both areas offer dog and people water fountains. Dog owners are allowed four dogs per adult handler and are required to clean up after their pets. Swope Park Off Leash Dog Park is open from 5am to midnight, daily. In addition, pets are welcome to enjoy the rest of the Park on-leash. Swope Park features ball fields, tennis courts, and summer concerts and festivals. See Details
James A. Reed Memorial Wildlife Area Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash at this beautiful wildlife area full of trails and ponds. Hunting dogs may be let off-leash to train with special arrangements. See Details
Penn Valley Park The Penn Valley Park Dog Park is a fenced, 2.7 acre off-leash area much loved by locals. It features water fountains for both dogs and humans as well as a water spigot. See Details
Swanson's Streamway Dog Park Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park, located on Woodland Drive near the Shawnee Mission Parkway. Enjoy a peaceful walking trail and creek. Pay per visit. See Details
Kansas City Photography Shoot 'Kansas City Photography Shoot' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Christopher. Create some lasting memories with your pooch at this group photoshoot. You will begin in the historic west side of Kansas City as your host takes photos of you in this eclectic neighborhood and over the bridge for a backdrop of the city's skyline. You will then drive to the Crossroads for the second half of your shoot. Wear or bring comfortable walking shoes and make sure Fido is leashed at all times. You will receive a sneak peak of your photos within three days and all of your edited images within two weeks. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Rates start at $58 per person. See Details
Shawnee Mission Park Shawnee Mission Park, a multi-use, 1,600-acre park is located at 79th and Renner Road in Shawnee, Kansas. It is the largest park in the county and the most visited park in the entire state of Kansas. Its 53-acre off-leash dog park, one of the largest in the country, has hiking trails, large open spaces and a 200-foot dog beach. The park is also home to a number of fantastic amenities such as a beautiful 120-acre lake that's great for boating, fishing, sail boarding, and much more. There are 11 spacious shelters, numerous picnic areas, nature trails, play areas, an archery range, a disc golf course, and trails to enjoy mountain biking and horseback riding. The park is also home to The Theatre in the Park, Shawnee Mission Park Beach, and Shawnee Mission Park Marina. In season, there are canoes, pedal boats, and fishing boats available for rent at the marina. See Details
The Pet Ranch Private Dog Park Membership has its privileges. Along with discounts on products and services, members get access to our 13 acre member-only dog park. Complete with mulch trails, benches, picnic tables, trash receptacles, shaded wood areas, large fields, fenced in dog pond, and agility course. Low traffic park with an awesome family of members! See Details
Twin Drive-In Theater See two new releases for the price of one at Twin Drive-In Theater, one of the oldest and most loved 50's-style drive-in theaters in the country. Dogs are welcome to enjoy the show as well! See Details
Jacob Loose Memorial Park Enjoy the great outdoors with your four-legged friend at this fun public park. Pets welcome as long as they remain on-leash. See Details