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Dog Friendly Activities in Lowell, MA

There are 6 dog friendly activities in Lowell. 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 Lowell.

Pet Friendly Navigation Brewing Company
Navigation Brewing Company Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at Navigation Brewing Company's taproom located at Western Avenue Studios. The dog-friendly brewery serves a variety of rotating craft beers made on-site, frequently features live music acts, and has food trucks serving food most days. Navigation Brewing Company is open Thursday 4pm - 9pm, Friday 5pm - 9pm, Saturday 2pm - 8pm, Sunday noon - 5pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Western Avenue Artist Studios
Western Avenue Artist Studios Here you will find 2 buildings, six floors and 143 studios filled with artists working in all disciplines, media and styles. The studios are located in a brick mill building at 122 Western Avenue in Lowell, Massachusetts, near the heart of downtown.

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Merrimack Ales Merrimack Ales is a dog-friendly brewery in Lowell, MA. Fido is welcome to join you inside the taproom as you imbibe one of the many brews on tap. Grab a bite from a food truck (consult the calendar on their website) or feel free to bring your own food. Visit on Thursdays to test your knowledge with Taproom Trivia. See Details
Lowell Dog Park Bring your dog to Lowell Dog Park for some romping and you'll probably make new human friends too! Everyone is super nice and the dogs are very well behaved. It's close to Saints Memorial Hospital, on First Avenue. Drive over the Bridge Street bridge coming from Lowell (toward Dracut), take a right at the lights, drive past CAP auto parts on your right and it's on the right. See Details
Lowell-Dracut-Tyngsborough State Forest Dogs are welcome at Lowell-Dracut-Tyngsborough State Forest in Lowell, Massachusetts. The park actually spreads out over three towns, sprawling over 1000-acres of land in total. You and Fido can explore the area on the six miles of pet-friendly trails. There are also a number of ponds, swamps, and wetlands that can be utilized by anglers and boat owners. If you plan on bringing your dog, they must be on a leash under six feet for the duration of their visit and all mess should be cleaned up after them. Lowell-Dracut-Tyngsborough State Forest is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Lowell Heritage State Park Lowell Heritage State Park is dog-friendly. The park was originally constructed to offer visitors a taste of the history of the canals and mills constructed in the 19th century in the area. There's a two mile waterfront stretch where you and your fun-loving pooch will discover concerts and live events throughout the summer months. Make sure you keep your dog on a leash for the duration of their visit and clean up any mess that they leave behind. Lowell Heritage State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Benson Park Benson Park is a dog-friendly park in Hudson, NH, that offers plenty of trails, fishing, a 9/11 Memorial, children's playgrounds, and a dog park. See Details
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum Get cultured alongside your four-legged friend at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore the unusual pieces with you. This 30-acre, dog-friendly park is the largest of its kind in New England and is home to over 60 large-scale, modern, and contemporary sculptures. Exhibits are constantly changing, making each visit to the park unique. Admission fees apply but Fido is free to explore. See Details
Boston Public Garden The dog-friendly Boston Public Garden is a famous botanical garden in the center of Boston known for its swan boats and sculptures. It is the first botanical garden in American. Leashed dogs are welcome. See Details
Canobie Lake Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a stroll through Canobie Lake Park! Although dogs are not allowed inside buildings or on rides, they are allowed to wander around the park, past over one hundred rides, games, live shows, food and more. Operating hours vary by season, and general admission is $39. See Details
Middlesex Fells Reservation Middlesex Fells Reservation is a dog-friendly, 2,500-acre park on the outskirts of Boston. With a diverse landscape of rocky hills, meadows, wetlands, forests, ponds, and panoramic vistas, the park is a favorite spot for mountain bikers. This area welcomes pets as long as they are kept on leash. There is an area where it is acceptable to let your dog off leash and it is indicated by signage. Those seeking a moderately challenging hike with Fido can descend upon the Skyline Outer Reservoir Loop. This 7 mile route across a great variety of terrain guides hikers past countless rugged rocky outcrops and winds through typically suburban neighborhoods. See Details
Maynard Dog Park Maynard Dog Park is a small, pet-friendly off-leash area for Fido in Maynard, MA. The half-acre park is completely fenced has a double-gated entrance so your canine companion can play and run safely. Trees provide ample shade on warm sunny days. See Details
Jean B. Waldstein Playground Dog-friendly Jean B. Waldstein Playground in Brookline, MA, allows Fido to play off-leash each day between dawn and 9am. Your canine companion can exercise and socialize with friends on or off leash in the large open field. This open area is not enclosed so pets should be supervised. Family-friendly Jean B. Waldstein Playground also has basketball courts and softball fields, picnic tables, a playground, restrooms, walking paths, and a splash pad. See Details
Mighty Squirrel Brewing Co Mighty Squirrel Brewing Co in Waltham, MA is a brewery with pet-friendly seating outside. Although Mighty Squirrel doesn't have a kitchen, they host a rotating list of food trucks, with multiple eateries on wheels on site during the weekends. Check out their website for upcoming events and live music. See Details
Great Brook Farm State Park Great Brook Farm State Park is pet-friendly. You and Fido can explore the 20 miles of trails together, many of which will take you on a tour of some important historical sites of the Native Americans who once called this area home. As you're wandering the park, you may also run across 17th-century cellar holes that have been leftover by English settlers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on a leash under six feet, as long as owners clean up all mess after them. Great Brook Farm State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Boston Common Boston Common is a popular recreational area in Boston, MA. This pet-friendly park has dedicated hours where dogs may play off-leash, but they are welcome leashed at all times. The area in which dogs are allowed off-leash is rotated to preserve the grass underneath. The maximum limits for dogs is 3 per person. Boston Common is open every day of the week from 6am to 11pm, except during special events. See Details
Peter's Park Peter's Park is a fenced, off-leash dog park in Boston, MA. The park includes a separate area for smaller dogs, benches to rest and relax on, and plenty of clean gravel. This park is over 13,000 square feet which includes a 3,000 square feet small dog area. See Details
Drew Farm Dogs are allowed at Drew Farm, where you and Fido can pick your own fruit to take home with you. They grow a whole host of different apple varieties over the season, as well as a number of other crops. Fido can join you while you pick your apples, but they must remain on a leash for the duration of their stay. You also need to bring some waste bags with you as they will ask to see them before allowing you into the orchard. Drew Farm opening times vary during the season. See Details
Billerica Dog Park Billerica Dog Park is pet-friendly. This lovely dog park is clean and popular among locals. The fenced-in area allows your pooch to run and play off-leash with other pups. Dogs must be registered to enjoy the park. See Details
Cat Rock Park Your pet will love to frolic and play off-leash in this park with wooded trails and a swimming pond. Be careful as the park is unfenced. See Details
Vietnam Veteran's Park This scenic Billerica park is especially beautiful in the fall, when the foliage turns to stunning shades. Pets are welcome to join you on-leash. See Details
Derry Dog Park Derry Dog Park is fully fenced park in Derry, NH, that includes agility equipment, a separate small dog area, tunnels and a doggie swimming pool. All dogs must wear current license and vaccination tags. No more than two dogs to one handler at any time. See Details
Doe Orchards Doe Orchards is a pet friendly, pick-your-own orchard with 25 acres of apples, 2 acres of blueberries and raspberries, and 10 acres of cut-your-own Christmas trees. A wide variety of apples fill the orchards including Cortland, Gala, Fuji, Red Delicious, Macoun and many more. The Doe Orchard Stand offers pre-picked peaches, apples, blueberries, raspberries, pumpkins and gourds in the respective seasons. The stand also offers local honey, cider, and maple syrup. Leashed pets are welcome to join the rest of the family on a trip to Doe Orchards. See Details
Charles River Canoe & Kayak Charles River Canoe & Kayak allows you to take your dog in their boats (no extra fee). Some locations even have life jackets you can borrow for your dog! Hours vary by location, but the season runs from May through mid-October. Tours start at $49 for adults and $45 for children. Rentals start at $17 per hour or $68 per day. See Details