Dog Friendly Activities in Long Beach, CA

There are 18 dog friendly activities in Long Beach. 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 Long Beach.

Pet Friendly Rosie's Dog Beach
Rosie's Dog Beach Rosie's Dog Beach is located along Ocean Blvd between Roycroft and Argonne Avenues in Long Beach, CA. This area is not fenced in and is not a dedicated "dog beach." Some bags are provided in dispensers, but users are encouraged to bring their own bags from home. The Dog Zone is in effect from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM daily. Rosie's Dog Beach one may be closed occasionally due to a special event or poor beach conditions. Dogs are not permitted at times other than scheduled hours, or any other place than Dog Zone and access paths. Please see the website for more dog beach rules. See Details
Pet Friendly Rio Hondo River Trail
Rio Hondo River Trail The Rio Hondo River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Long Beach! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the LARIO 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Recreation Park Dog Park Recreation Park Dog Park is a two-acre dog park with separately fenced areas for small dogs and large dogs. The park also features trees, benches, water, and waste bags. Park may be closed Mondays before noon for maintenance. See Details
El Dorado East Regional Park El Dorado Park has a fenced-in off-leash dog area that is divided into a big dog/little dog area. Plenty of water and poop bags but you do have to pay an entrance fee if you drive your pooch to the park. See Details
Holiday Lights Cocktail Yacht Cruise 'Holiday Lights Cocktail Yacht Cruise' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Dale. Enjoy the Holiday Lights from the water on a cocktail cruise. This voyage will take you along the beautiful Southern California coast to enjoy the spectacular sunset and the starlit evening sky. Bring extra snacks for you and your pooch, too. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Dogs are welcome to join in on your experience! Rates start at $75 per person. See Details
Pacific Electric Right Of Way Pacific Electric Right Of Way 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 Long Beach! See Details
Belmont Shore Belmont Shores is a neighborhood of pet-friendly shops and restaurants, many of which keep water bowls outside their doors for thirsty pooches. See Details
Gondola Getaway Gondola Getaway provides private, 1-hour tours of Alamitos Bay and the enchanting Naples Islands. They offer gondolas for for up to 14 guests. Bring your favorite beverages and snacks; they handle corkage and provide buckets, ice, and cups as needed. Leashed dogs are welcome. Open daily from 11:00 AM until 10:00 PM. See Details
San Gabriel River Trail The San Gabriel River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Long Beach! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the San Gabriel River 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Uptown Dog Park The Uptown Dog Park provides separate areas for small and large dogs to play off leash. The fenced area is located near picnic areas and a parking lot. See Details
Shoreline Village Dog friendly Shoreline Village is a waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment center that overlooks Long Beach’s gorgeous Rainbow Harbor. You and your pooch can walk around and visit a nearby lighthouse to enjoy views of Long Beach. Shoreline Village is open daily from 10:00 AM until 9:00 PM. See Details
K-9 Corner Dog Park K-9 Corner Dog Park has a unique design that is environmentally friendly by using drought tolerant landscaping and generating 100% of its electricity on site with solar energy. The park has water fountains for humans and dogs, seating, evening lighting and separate areas for large and small dogs. See Details
Wrigley Heights Dog Park Wrigley Heights Dog Park accommodates dogs with an entry/vestibule area for unleashing or holding dogs when entering or leaving the dog park section. Dog pick-up bags, separate trash receptacles, benches and a water fountain are available. Park may be closed Mondays before noon for maintenance. See Details
Downtown Dog Park Lincoln Park at Broadway and Pacific is now home to the Downtown Dog Park. The park has spaces for both large and small dogs, benches for owners, free doggie waste bags, and double entrance and exit gates. See Details
Paranormal Investigation Bring your dog along on the world’s most haunted ship and declared by Time Magazine as one of “America’s Top 10 Most Haunted", as you join resident ship paranormal investigator Matthew Schulz of ParaXplorer Project as he leads guest investigators into the depths of the RMS Queen Mary's purported active locations, including those not available to the general public, in an effort to connect with spirits who may still call the ship home.

Reported paranormal hotspots explored include a selection from the following: Engine Room, Boiler Room System, R-Deck Forward Bow Storage, Isolation Ward, Wheelhouse, Captain’s Quarters, Propeller Box, and Promenade Salons (pending previous bookings).

Employ handheld monitoring equipment, review captured evidence, and participate in group Electronic Voice Phenomenon (EVP) recording sessions and experimentation that place you directly in an investigation environment. Tours are available Friday and Saturday evenings at 10:50 pm and Sunday at 9:50 pm. Tickets cost $89 and are free for dogs. Please note that this tour is 2 hours long and there are no bathroom breaks for Fido.
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Paranormal Ship Walk Experience a more haunting side of the Queen Mary after hours with the dog-friendly Paranormal Ship Walk Tour. The tour takes approximately 2 hours to explore various rooms or compartments seldom seen by the general public while famous stories and legends are shared about some of the past passengers aboard the legendary ocean liner. While the tour is not meant to scare you, some locations may be too dark for younger guests. During the tour you will visit various decks of the Queen Mary, so wear comfortable shoes and be prepared for going up or down stairs. The general admission for this tour is $52 and dogs are free. The tour runs daily from 8pm - 10pm. Please make sure that your dog can hold his bladder for the duration of the tour because there are no bathroom breaks. See Details
Ficklewood Ciderworks Ficklewood Ciderworks was designed to be the living room of Long Beach. A place you can call home to unwind, socialize, and escape, while enjoying your favorite ciders. The unique indoor-outdoor design makes it an extra friendly vibe for the 4-legged customers to join their families for an adventure into the realm of cider-tasting! See Details
Long Beach Scavenger Hunt: Long Beach Art & Architecture Long Beach Scavenger Hunt: Long Beach Art & Architecture tour is pet-friendly. Walk from landmark to landmark to discover art, culture and history. Search plaques, statues and art to solve riddles that can only be found on location. If you can't find the answer, they'll guide you to the next location. Leashed pups are welcome to take part in this app-led hunt that can be completed at any time. See Details
Huntington Dog Beach Huntington Dog Beach is considered doggy-heaven by most visitors. Dogs come from all over the world to play in the sand and splash in the surf. Visitors are asked to abide by good doggy etiquette which includes properly disposing of pet waste and ensuring that your dog is non-aggressive and under control at all times. Dog Beach amenities include public restrooms, grassy area with picnic tables, and drinking fountains for dogs and humans. See Details
The Grove The Grove is an ultimate destination for entertainment, The Grove offers shopping, dining, and enjoyment in a pet-friendly (and child-friendly) atmosphere. Also, check out the adjacent park and historic farmers market! See Details
Disneyland Resort Kennel Club The Disneyland Kennel Club is located adjacent to the main entrance of the park. Dog owners may use the kennel club while they are in the park. Attendants are not permitted to feed, water, or walk pets, so owners must come back to attend to their pet's needs throughout the day. Owners must provide their own food, water, toys, blankets, and comfort items. Proof of vaccination paperwork is required. The Disneyland Resort Kennel Club opens 30 minutes prior to the earliest park opening time and typically closes 30 minutes after the latest park closing time. Kennels are available for your pets on a first-come, first-serve basis. Reservations will not be accepted. For more information, call (714) 781-7662. See Details
Newport Beach Leashed dogs are allowed before 10:00 am and after 4:30 pm on ocean front beaches. On bay front beaches, leashed dogs are allowed before 9:00 am and after 5:00 pm. The person in control of the dog must have in his or her possession, an implement or device capable of removing any feces deposited by the animal. See Details
Mildred E Mathias Botanical Garden The Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden (MEMBG) is a 7-acre public garden on the UCLA campus and open free to the public. Leashed dogs are welcome. Located on the beautiful campus of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), this garden maintains one of the most important living botanical collections in the United States, with plant specimens from all over the world. See Details
Fashion Island Overlooking the ocean, Fashion Island offers distinctive shopping and dining in a coastal resort setting. Fashion Island allows dogs in the common areas of the Center. Dogs are not allowed in the food court or grassy areas of Fashion Island, and it is up to individual stores whether they allow dogs inside. See Details