Dog Friendly Activities in Lewes, DE

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Lewes. 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 Lewes.

Pet Friendly Cape May Lewes Ferry
Cape May Lewes Ferry The Cape May Lewes Ferry operates throughout the year, and Fido is welcome to ride for no charge. Dogs are not permitted in the food court areas, but are welcome throughout the rest of the vessel. Ferry terminals on both sides of the bay are also pet-friendly. Just keep your dog on a leash at all times and clean up after him. See Details
Pet Friendly Cape Henlopen State Park
Cape Henlopen State Park Cape Henlopen State Park in Lewes has many year-round hiking and biking opportunities, and allows leashed dogs on the beach in the summer season. Pets are allowed in the seashore park/beaches all day without limitation of time of day (six miles of dog-friendly fun). Dogs are not permitted on the boardwalk, ocean beach, or any swimming areas designated by the Parks Division as not allowing dogs from May 1 to September 30. See Details
Nassau Valley Vineyards Nassau Valley Vineyards in the town of Lewes is home to the first winery in the state of Delaware. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you for a walk around their grounds. Relax at one of their outdoor picnic tables while enjoying a glass or flight of wine. Please note that pets are not permitted in any of the winery buildings or in the farmers market area on Sundays. See Details
P.U.P.S. of Lewes This "Pawsitively Unique Pet Shop" is right in the heart of the historic town of Lewes. The shop specializes in all natural treats, beautiful collars and leashes, doggie apparel, lots of doggie and cat toys, and many lovely gift items. See Details
Anglers Fishing Center Located at the mouth of the Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, Anglers Fishing Center in Lewes offers dog-friendly, private fishing charters year round. Rods, bait and tackle are included for full day or half day private charters. Rates start at $450 for private charters. See Details
Katydid Sportfishing You and your pup can enjoy a charter fishing trip with Katydid Sportfishing. Just make sure your dog is comfortable on the water before scheduling a shark fishing, bottom fishing, or wreck fishing charter or one of many cruise tours. See the website for charter fishing prices. See Details
Freedom Boat Club Delaware Freedom Boat Club South Jersey is pet-friendly. Members have unlimited access to a wide variety of brand new premium powerboats. You and your pooch can use them to fish, waterski, dock and dine, or cruise. The personal tours available even garner a ten percent discount if you bring your dog with you. Freedom Boat Club is open every day of the week from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Cape May Whale Watcher The Cape May Whale Watcher offers the largest and fastest whale and dolphin watching boats in New Jersey and they are dog friendly. The owners, Jeff and Mary Stewart have owned dogs their entire lives, and love having well behaved and leashed pups aboard ship. In business since 1993, the Cape May Whale Watcher guarantees marine mammal sightings of whales or dolphins or porpoise. Well behaved pooches ride for free! See Details
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum Housed in Hangar 1 of Cape May Airport, the dog-friendly Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum houses aircraft, special exhibits, engines, and interactive displays through which visitors can explore aviation, military history, New Jersey history and more. Leashed dogs welcome to explore the more than 90,000 square feet of hands-on fun with you. Admission fees apply and hours vary by season. See Details
James Farm Ecological Preserve James Farm Ecological Preserve is a pet-friendly attraction in Ocean View, DE. This local ecological preserve is home to hiking trails and a beach on the bay. Bring your pooch along on a leash, as long as they are well-behaved and all mess is cleaned up after. See Details
Cold Spring Brewery Cold Spring Brewery is a dog-friendly, non-profit brewery housed in a restored 1804 three bay English-style barn located in historic Cold Spring Village of Cape May, NJ. They serve several varieties of beer like Cresse American Wheat, Dennisville Inn Porter, and Bradner Brown. Leashed dogs are welcome, and the indoor seating is temperature-controlled. There is an admission price to enter Cold Spring Village. See Details
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery Bring Fido along for the fun as you visit the dog-friendly Dogfish Head Craft Brewery in Milton. Your friendly, leashed pup is welcome to join you in the tasting room and store as you discover must-have Dogfish Head products. There is even a food truck serving up brats, chowder, and hop pickles during tasting room hours. You can also tour the brewery, your dog will have to hang out with a human in the tasting room while you take your 30-minute tour. If you are hoping to take a tour, it's best to reserve your tickets in advance during the summer season because walk-ins are only welcome if there are available spaces on a tour. See Details
Cape May Winery & Vineyard Dog-friendly Cape May Winery & Vineyard encompasses four different vineyards, containing over 150 acres, from which 16 varieties of grapes are grown. Traditional tastings take place in the main tasting room and deck bar (weather permitting) where you will enjoy an educational experience led by one of their knowledgeable wine associates. You will stand at the bar and learn while you sip each of the wines you selected for your unique tasting. Come and see what makes the Cape May area such a premier grape growing region. Leashed dogs are welcome. See Details
Historic Cold Spring Village Historic Cold Spring Village is a dog-friendly historic site. Located at Cape May in New Jersey, this 22-acre, open-air, living-history museum features working crafts people in period costumes and 26 restored historic buildings. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at the park, as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. There's a brewery on the premises too. The village buildings will reopen in June 2019. The village office itself is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Salty Paws Salty Paws Ice Cream and Bakery is dog-friendly. This flagship franchise store creates unique ice cream treats and baked goods designed specifically for canines. It's a doggy ice cream parlor, perfect for cooling down and refreshing after a hot day on the beach. Their delicious treats range from dog biscuits to a variety of different ice cream flavors. Salty Paws is open Friday through Monday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Nauti Spirits Distillery Nauti Spirits Distillery is pet-friendly. Adults and their best friends are welcome to join their owners at the outside tables. There is a walk up service window to order. Bring your own chair for added comfort. Nauti Spirits Distillery is open Sunday through Wednesday from 12pm to 8pm and Saturday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
7 Mile Brewery 7 Mile Brewery is a dog-friendly brewery in Rio Grande, NJ. Your leashed, friendly dog is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Try their 7 Mile Pale Ale, Project Z Dark Plum Ale, or Mother's Helper Pilsner while you're visiting! See Details
Revelation Craft Brewing Revelation Craft Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery in Rehoboth Beach, DE. Fido is welcome to join you at a table under the large tent or at a picnic table with an umbrella. There are 11 draft beers for you to try and DaNizza's food truck will sate your hunger with a wood-fired pizza, wings, or pretzels. See Details
Broadkill Beach Broadkill Beach is pet-friendly. Dogs must be leashed unless extremely well trained in voice command. Owners must respect other beach-goers and must clean up after their dog and dispose of the waste properly. The general rule is that from May 1-September 30 dogs are not allowed on beaches and boardwalks. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Milford Bark Park The Milford Bark Park is an off leash fenced park where pups can meet and play. It features covered benches, water fountains, picnic tables and fun! See Details
Coho Brewing Co. Fido is welcome to join you for an ice-cold beer at dog-friendly taproom Coho Brewing Co., located in Cape May Court House, NJ. Sit inside at the comfortable seating area and sample a delicious selection of craft beer, or order a popular beer flight which include the newest seasonal brews. See Details
Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area in Cape May is dog-friendly. This half-mile stretch of beach allows dogs on leash and under control from September through April. Parking areas near the beach may be closed during the summer. The park is open daily from dawn to dusk. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooches leave behind. See Details
Cape May Brewing Company Brewtanical Garden Cape May Brewing Company's Brewtanical Garden in West Cape May is dog friendly. The Brewtanical Garden, located behind the Tasting Room, features 12 taps of Cape May's award-winning craft brews. This space is open to the elements and hours of operation depend on the season. Please call before visiting with Fido. All seating is first come, first served. Well-behaved animals must remain on a leash at all times and the owner is responsible for cleaning up after their furry friend. Animals are not allowed inside the Tasting Room or Beer Garden. See Details
Delaware Seashore State Park Experience a day of fun in the sun at Delaware Seashore State Park where your pup is welcome to join you on the sand and in the surf during select times of the year. From May 1 to September 30, dogs are not permitted on any swimming or sunbathing beach (areas with lifeguards), but are permitted on non-guarded beaches. From October 1 to April 30, dogs are permitted on all beaches. Dogs must always be leashed while in the park throughout the year. See Details