Dog Friendly Activities in Lawrence, KS

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Lawrence. 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 Lawrence.

Pet Friendly Mutt Run Off Leash Dog Area
Mutt Run Off Leash Dog Area This beautiful dog park includes both fenced and unfenced off-leash areas with water, drinking fountain, and beautiful woodlands. See Details
Pet Friendly Riverfront Park
Riverfront Park Bring your pet for a nice off-leash walk in the designated area of this park, which also includes several riverfront trails. Area not fenced. See Details
Haskell Rail-Trail (formerly Lawrence Rail-Trail) The Haskell Rail-Trail (formerly Lawrence 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 Lawrence! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Haskell Rail-Trail (formerly Lawrence 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 See Details
Clinton State Park Dogs are welcome at Clinton State Park. This pet-friendly park can be found on the on the northern shore of Clinton Lake, a popular destination for anglers and recreational boat users. For dogs and their owners who are looking to explore the local area, there's a five mile cross country ski trail and a one mile self-guided nature trail. Fido can join you in the park on a leash under ten-feet in length, as long as you pick up any mess that they leave behind. See Details
Westlake Ace Hardware Westlake Ace Hardware is a pet-friendly store. See Details
Westlake Ace Hardware Westlake Ace Hardware is a pet-friendly store. See Details
T.J. Maxx T.J. Maxx in Lawrence is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to sniff out the best deals on offer at this popular retail store. You'll find top brands at low prices on the shelves of this clothing and home supplies store. They are open Monday through Saturday from 9:30am to 9:30pm and Sunday from 11:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Kill Creek Streamway Park Your pet will love to play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which includes a small stream and lovely bridges. See Details
Perry State Park Perry State Park is one of Kansas' hidden gems. This pet-friendly park boasts 25-miles of trails of varied trails that lead through upland forest around the 11,000 acres of Perry Reservoir. Due to the 1,000 acres of marshes around the lake, the wildlife is abundant and interesting. Fido is allowed to join you on a leash under ten feet on the wooded trails around the lake, but owners are reminded to keep the waterways clean by picking up after their pups. See Details
Bluejacket Crossing Vineyard Bluejacket Crossing Vineyard is a dog-friendly winery just off K-10, about 10 minutes east of Lawrence. They welcome friendly, leashed dogs in the tasting room and outside, too. Join them for a wine tasting or a nice glass of wine made with grapes grown in the attached vineyard. Dog treats and clean up bags are available at the bar. The winery is open Thursday through Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details