Dog Friendly Activities in Lakewood, CO

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Lakewood, and 129 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 Lakewood.

Pet Friendly Forsberg - Iron Spring Dog Park
Forsberg - Iron Spring Dog Park Bring your pet for some off-leash fun at this fenced dog park, which includes two separate areas. Water available in summer, but bring some along in colder months. See Details
Pet Friendly Create Abstract Art With Fluid Acrylics
Create Abstract Art With Fluid Acrylics 'Create Abstract Art With Fluid Acrylics' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Tabetha. Paint your own piece on two canvasses under the guidance of an expert artist in her studio. Dogs are welcome, although there is a studio dog, so your dog needs to be sociable. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 10 and up. Rates start at $76 per person. See Details
Daniels Park Leashed dogs are welcome in Daniels Park, which is located on Welch Street in Lakewood. See Details
Old 121 Brewhouse Old 121 Brewhouse is pet-friendly. This bustling neighborhood brewery is a great place to hang out and enjoy a delicious craft beer or soda. You and your pooch can hang out on the awesome pet-friendly patio outside. Old 121 Brewhouse is open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Chatfield State Park Off-Leash Dog Area Chatfield State Park offers 70-acres of off-leash fun. A variety of terrains keep dogs interested in exploring the park. Other park features include multiple trails and ponds where your dog can take a swim. Bring water for your pup and bags to clean up after your dog. There is a fee to enter the state park and an additional nominal fee to use the off-leash area. Annual passes are available for frequent visitors. See Details
Beaver Brook Trail The Beaver Brook Trail is a strenuous hike on the south rim of Clear Creek Canyon. And even though the trail isn't far from Denver, it's difficult enough that Fido will think he's on a primitive backcountry hike. See Details
Cherry Creek State Park Dog Off-Leash Area (DOLA) With 107 acres to roam off-leash, Cherry Creek State Park Dog Off-Leash Area (DOLA) is a paradise for dogs. Dogs can explore all the new smells, make new friends, and splash in the creek all day long. Bring water for your thirsty pup and bags to clean up any messes. There is a fee to enter Cherry Creek State Park and another nominal fee to use the off-leash area. For frequent visitors, yearly passes are available. Dogs must be leashed when not in the fenced area. See Details
Lowry Dog Park Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park, located near Lowry Air Force Base. See Details
Flatirons Vista and Doudy Draw Trail Flatirons Vista and Doudy Draw Trail is a 3.7 mile hike that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This is a gorgeous hike for early spring when the mesa is in full bloom. A stunning evening hike during the summer when you can watch the sunset behind the mountains. See Details
Meadowlark Trail Loop Meadowlark Trail Loop is a 5.9-mile loop trail in Jefferson County Open Space. This trail is for hikers and will take you through a sandy meadow before heading down to Plymouth Creek where it crosses the creek. Enjoy a picnic lunch at the shelter near the trailhead. See Details
Elk Meadow Park Elk Meadow Park is a 107-acre space featuring 3.2 miles of trails to explore with Fido. Much of the area is not fenced, so make sure you keep Fido leashed during your visit to the pretty park. Keep your eyes peeled for elk trekking around the park. The trails can be accessed every day of the week from 6am to 7pm. See Details
The Colorado Trail The Colorado Trail is a pet-friendly trail stretching from Denver to Durango, Colorado. The Colorado Trail Foundation, located in Golden, Colorado can provide you with all the information you need to hit the trail with Fido. Dogs are permitted along most of the trail. Some areas require a leash, but others allow dogs to go off-leash as long as they are controlled by voice command. See Details
Westminster Hills Off Leash Dog Park Be careful of limited fencing at this large off-leash dog park with water spigots, huge grassy areas, rough trails and a seasonal pond. See Details
Railyard Dog Park Railyard Dog Park is an fenced, off-leash dog park with separate areas for high energy and low energy dogs. The ground surface at this park is a soft, sandy soil rather than grass. Other features of the park include shaded areas, benches, and a water fountain. The water fountain is not always in service, so bring plenty of water for your pup. Please be a responsible pet owner and clean up after your pet. See Details
Frazer Meadow Trail Frazer Meadow Trail is a 4.5-mile hike in Golden Gate Canyon State Park that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This park offers twelve trails of varying difficulty from easy to difficult. Enjoy the 14,000 acres of conifer forest, mountain peaks, and meadows. Stop by the visitors center for water, restrooms, park maps, and local fauna and flora exhibits. See Details
Glendale Farm Open Space Dog Park The Glendale Farm Open Space Dog Park is a fully-fenced, 17-acre off-leash dog park located adjacent to the Glendale Farm Trail. This park features plenty of space for Fido to run, benches for humans, and a mini agility course. After some off-leash fun, leash your pup and enjoy the 1.6-mile Glendale Farm Trail. See Details
Red Rocks Amphitheatre & Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners while they exercise at Red Rocks Amphitheatre & Park trails. Red Rocks Park is a Denver Mountain Park and has two trails that are completely within the park, Trading Post Trail and Geologic Overlook Trail, both restricted to pedestrians only. The Trading Post Trail is 1.4 miles in length, and goes through spectacular rock formations, valleys and a natural meadow. Some of the terrain is rough, so hiking boots/shoes are recommended. Also, hikers should be prepared for adverse weather conditions as the weather can change very quickly. The Red Rocks Trail runs through the east side of the park and is a multi-use trail for hiking, horseback riding and mountain biking. There is a connecting trail from the Lower North Parking Lot to Red Rocks Trail. The trail splits with one segment going north to connect to Jefferson County’s Matthews-Winters park and the other segment goes east to connect to the Dakota Ridge Trail. The Red Rocks Trail continues on to Matthews-Winters, creating a dramatic 6-mile loop. Dogs must be on a leash at all times and owners must clean up all waste. Dogs are not allowed at Red Rocks Amphitheatre during performances; call (720) 865-2494 before driving to the park to avoid disappointment. Trails open one hour before sunrise and close one hour after sunset. See Details
Kennedy Dog Park Pets will love to run off-leash at this 3-acre Denver dog park enclosed with some fencing and natural boundaries. A great place for a quick walk. See Details
Stapleton Dog Park Stapleton Dog Park is a large, sand-covered dog park with plenty of room for large-breed dogs to roam. There is not a separate area for small dogs, so visitors should make sure their smaller dogs will not be intimidated by larger, energetic dogs. Other park features include shade trees, benches, and fountains. The water fountains cannot be counted on to work all the time, so bring water for your pup. Bring your own bags to clean up after your dog. See Details
Royal Arch Trail Royal Arch Trail is a 3.2 mile hike that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. You can't get any closer to the vertical face of the Flatirons unless you are a climber. Dogs must be leashed. See Details
Platte River Greenway Trail Platte River Greenway Trail is a 6.8 mile hike in Adams County that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail will take you through what used to be the agricultural center of Denver. There are still some smaller working farms. The trail follows the river and there are sandbars along the way that connect to sandy beaches. See Details
Front Range Mountain Adventure 'Front Range Mountain Adventure' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jordan. This particular hike is considered difficult, but pays off by allowing you to summit the tallest peak in Boulder, which features wild flowers, streams, and mountain views. The experience lasts 6 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 13 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. If a guest has severe allergies, they must carry and be able to self administer medication. Leashed dogs are welcome and Jordan can also bring his dog if your pooch likes company. Let him know if you are planning on bringing a pup. Rates start at $70 per person. See Details
Boulder Sunrise Hike 'Boulder Sunrise Hike' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jordan. Start this hike early in the morning and head to a quiet trail at Chatauqua Park. When you make it, sit above Boulder to watch the sunrise and take in the gorgeous views of the foothills. Dogs are welcome with prior approval. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 12 and up. Guests should be prepared to hike across rocky terrain going up and down the mountain. Rates start at $45 per person. See Details
East Boulder Dog Park Your four-legged friend may go for a swim in the pond at this Boulder dog park, which is fully fenced and includes a separate small dog area. See Details