Dog Friendly Activities in Kennebunkport, ME

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Kennebunkport. 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 Kennebunkport.

Pet Friendly Goose Rocks Beach
Goose Rocks Beach This 3-mile beach is long and shallow with calm waters that make it great for smaller kids. There's tide pooling neaby, and your pet is welcome to join you on-leash except from 9am-6pm in summer. See Details
Pet Friendly Seashore Trolley Museum
Seashore Trolley Museum Seashore Trolley Museum is the world's oldest and largest electric railway museum offers rides on restored streetcars on private railway, access to hiking trails, exhibits, special events throughout the season (May-Oct), museum store. Ride the rails and hike with your dog! See Details
Gallery on Chase Hill Your pet is welcome to join you on business days as you explore this gorgeous sculpture garden, open all summer long. See Details
Doggy and Me Tour by Maine Foodie Tours Bring Fido to check out the cuisine that Kennebunkport and Lower Village has to offer for dogs. Enjoy five stops to sample doggie treats and good eats! Profits from this fun tour will be donated to the Animal Welfare Society of West Kennebunk. Maine Foodie Tours' Doggy and Me Tour takes place every Saturday from May to October at 3pm for $35. See Details
Scalawags Pet Boutique Located in Kennebunkport, Maine, Scalawags is a one-of-a-kind pet boutique offering fashionable dog clothes, dog collars and accessories, dog beds, healthy dog treats, dog toys, dog and cat supplies, pet lover gifts and so much more. Dogs love Scalawags because of all of the personal attention they get. There is always a fresh bowl of water to greet them and free treat samples are always in paws reach. Belly rubs and ear scratches are, of course, always free at Scalawags. See Details
Digs, Divots, and Dogs Dogs are welcome at Digs, Divots & Dogs. The dog-friendly shop carries gifts for golfers, dogs, and dog lovers. Over 150 dog breeds are featured on unique, fun, artistic and useful gift items such as socks, t-shirts, Christmas cards and ornaments, prints, stationary, magnets, mugs, frames, and flags. Dog leashes, collars, neckerchiefs, toys, and treats are also sold here. See Details
Parson's Way Located off of Ocean Avenue, this popular, 2-mile long walking path winds along Kennebunkport's rugged and scenic coastline. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on a walk along the Maine coastline at Parson's Way. See Details
Fort Foster Park Located on Gerrish Island in Kittery Point, Fort Foster offers three small but sandy beaches, an extensive trail system, restroom facilities in season, picnic areas, and old military fortifications to explore. The park features an excellent view of the entrance to Portsmouth Harbor, including Whaleback Light, Portsmouth Harbor Light and Fort Constitution. The park is open from 10am to 8pm seven days a week from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Purchase season and day passes directly from their website. See Details
Willard Beach Willard Beach is a public beach less than 5 minutes from Portland. In the summer months, dogs can run off leash (under voice control) from 7:00 am to 9:00 am. In the off-season (September 30 to May 1st), dogs are welcome anytime. Between May 1 and September 30, dogs are not allowed on the beach except between the hours of 7:00 am and 9:00 am and 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm. Willard Beach is a great sandy beach with cold, but inviting water for swimmers. Dogs love to play and romp on this scenic beach! See Details
Wells Beach Wells Beach is pet-friendly. From April 1 until June 15 dogs must be leashed and under control of a responsible person at all times. From June 15 until September 16 dogs are only permitted on the beach from 6pm until 8am and they must be leashed and under control of a responsible person. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind to preserve the cleanliness of the beach for others. See Details
Seapoint Beach Locals love to bring their dogs to play at this rocky, pet-friendly beach. Kittery resident parking only. Dogs are not welcome between the hours of 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM from June 15th through September 10th. See Details
Paint Outdoors in Portland, Maine 'Paint Outdoors in Portland, Maine' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jo-Ann. A well-behaved dog would be welcome with prior approval, as there could be many distractions throughout the workshop. You will get to paint plein air on the rocky shores of Portland. Your host will introduce you to beautiful landscapes and give your tips on painting outside with watercolors. Beginners through advanced painters are welcome. All materials are included. Painting locations may require some light hiking and extended periods of standing. The experience lasts 3.5 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $95 per person. See Details
South Mill Pond Dog Park South Mill Pond has a fenced in, double gated enclosure, where dogs of all sizes can play together. There is a surrounding unfenced off-leash area that borders the west end of the pond as well. Dogs in park must be spayed or neutered. From the city center take Pleasant street and bear right at parking lot. Dog park is in center of park at South Mill Pond. See Details
Drake's Island Drake's Island is pet-friendly. From April 1 until June 15 dogs must be leashed and under control of a responsible person at all times. From June 15 until September 16 dogs are only permitted on the beach from 6pm until 8am and they must be leashed and under control of a responsible person. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind to preserve the cleanliness of the beach for others. See Details
Your Local Guide to Portsmouth NH 'Your Local Guide to Portsmouth NH' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Neil. Please contact host prior to booking so accommodations can be made if bringing a dog along. You and your pooch will meet with your local tour guide host to chat about the area and your interests. You will then take a walk around the town, learning about and discovering places along the way such as local establishments, the landscape of the town, theater and entertainment, current events, water and outdoor activities, and more. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. If you have teens or kids under 18, they can come along and are not required to pay. Rates start at $25 per person. See Details
Kennebunk Beach Bring your pet with you on-leash as you enjoy this beautiful Maine beach. Pets not permitted in summers from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Short Sands Beach This lovely York beach is a great place to spend the day. Pets are welcome before 8:00 am and after 6:00 pm, May 20th through September 20th. In the off-season, dogs are welcome any time. Pets must be leashed between 6:00 am and sunrise between May 20th and September 20th. See Details
Crescent Beach State Park Bring your pet to explore the rocks at this popular beach. They're welcome on-leash from October 1st to March 31. Check times as beach narrows greatly at high tide. See Details
Long Sands Beach This lovely York beach is a great place to spend the day. Leashed pets are welcome after 6 p.m and before sunrise, May 20th through September 20th. Dogs can play off-leash between sunrise and 8 a.m. in the off-season. See Details
Mount Agamenticus Your leashed pet is welcome on these well-marked trails with lovely mountain views. See Details
Valley Street Dog Park Valley Street Dog Park is a large fenced park where dogs can run and play without leashes. Features include benches, water station, and shaded areas. See Details
Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge This gorgeous wildlife refuge is a fantastic place to enjoy the beauty of nature with your leashed, four-legged companion. See Details
Wiggly Bridge Take your pet for a stroll through the lovely environs of this famous York walking bridge. Pets must be leashed at all times. See Details
Casco Bay Lines All aboard this working mailboat! You and your furry friend will be able to see the islands of Casco Bay, including Little Diamond, Great Diamond, Long, Cliff, and Chebeague, as you ride onboard the boat bringing mail and freight to the islands. Just make sure your dog is leashed during this unique boat tour. See Details