Dog Friendly Activities in Manchester, NH

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Manchester. 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 Manchester.

Pet Friendly Livingston Park
Livingston Park This beautiful, wooded trail is a wonderful place to bring your pet for an on-leash walk. Popular with runners, bikers, and families. Wildlife is spotted frequently too. See Details
Pet Friendly Piscataquog River Park
Piscataquog River Park Piscataquog River Park in Manchester, NH features pet-friendly nature trails that meander alongside the river. There is also a baseball field, soccer field, and fishing spots. Dogs must remain leashed while at the park. See Details
Manchester Dog Park Manchester Dog Park in Manchester, NH, is a privately run, member-only park that requires a membership fee. The park is a fenced, off-leash area where dogs can play and socialize with other dogs and their owners in over 10,000 square feet of space. There is no running water provided on site, so you will need to bring water with you to keep your dog hydrated especially in the summer season. See Details
Stark Park Stark Park is pet-friendly. Named in honor of New Hampshire’s General John Stark, you and your pooch are invited to stroll along the cobblestone roads of this historic Manchester park. Dog owners are reminded to keep pups leashed and to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Hobby Lobby Take Fido along as you shop for seasonal crafts at Hobby Lobby, a dog-friendly chain store with a location in Manchester, NH. Leashed and well-behaved dogs are welcome. Hobby Lobby sells fabric, ornaments, paints, decorations, cushions, photo frames and beautiful pieces for your home. Items within the aisles might be delicate or breakable, so keep Fido close to you when browsing. See Details
Derryfield Park Enjoy a picnic, recline in the grassy field, or watch the kite-flyers at this lovely public park, where dogs are welcome if leashed. See Details
Manchester Riverwalk Manchester Riverwalk is pet-friendly. This 2-mile paved trail alongside the Merrimack River is a great way to enjoy river views with your pooch. Enjoy the treelined walkway and the river below. Dog owners are reminded to keep pups leashed and to clean up any mess that is left behind. 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
Pawtuckaway State Park Pawtuckaway State Park is a dog-friendly recreation area in New Hampshire. Leashed pets are welcome on hiking trails only. Pets are not permitted in the campground or beach area during the summer season (May 1 - September 30). Campers are only allowed to bring pets before May 1st and after September 30th. 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
Milford Drive-In Theater Milford Drive-In Theater is a dog-friendly attraction in Milford, NH. The last remaining drive-in theater in southern New Hampshire, bring Fido to enjoy a movie with friends and family. Dogs must be leashed and are not allowed inside the concession stand. Attendees frequently tailgate before a movie begins, so it is best if Fido is accustomed to crowds, strangers, children, and loud noises. See Details
Bass Pro Shops Outdoor store for fishing, hunting camping and more! Leashed dogs allowed year round. 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
Hooksett Dog Park Two off-leash fenced play areas. One for small dogs. Fairly basic but provides trash and bags. Pea gravel base can get muddy. Busy on the weekends. There is a boat ramp just past the park for dog swimming. I have heard the current can be swift so be careful. My dog hasn't been in without a leash attached. See Details
Able Ebenezer Brewing Company Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Able Ebenezer Brewing Company in Merrimack. Leashed dogs are allowed to join in the fun and must follow the same rules as the humans-behave well. There's no food served inside, so Fido can join you there or at the outdoor picnic table area. There beers include a pumpkin ale, apricot, porter and smoked IPA. The taproom is a great place to visit and enjoy one of their carefully crafted beers. Able Enezer Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 8pm, Friday from 4pm to 9pm, Saturday from 1pm to 9pm and Sunday from 1pm to 7pm. See Details
Northwood Meadows State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Northwood Meadows State Park in New Hampshire. This wooded park is great to explore with Fido, spanning just over 674 acres of space. The park includes a wetlands area and is excellent for nature walks and picnicking along the way. Anglers will enjoy casting off into the brook. Owners are reminded to keep Fido on a leash and clean up any mess that they leave behind. See Details
Derry Rail Trail The Derry Rail Trail is a pet-friendly path located in Derry, NH. You and Fido can follow this four-mile trail through wetlands, woods and Derry’s town center. The Derry Rail Trail was historically part of the Boston & Maine railroad. See Details
Hooksett Rail Trail The Hooksett 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 Hooksett! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Hooksett 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Oak Hill Trails The pet-friendly Oak Hill Trails in Concord, NH, welcome Fido to join you for a hike through the forests of the Merrimack Region. The Tower Trail offers a 3.8-mile out & back route with an elevation gain of 570 feet, and the Tower & Loop Trail is a 5-mile loop with an elevation gain of 770 feet. At the summit you'll find the Oak Hill Fire Tower and a picnic table. See Details
Hudson Dog Park at Bensons Park Hudson Dog Park is a non-profit organization dedicated to building and maintaining an off-leash dog park in Hudson, NH. Our goal is to create a safe place for owners and dogs to play and socialize and promote responsible dog ownership. Fundraising events are well underway. The dog park will be located in the fields of Benson Park, with the help of volunteers and donations... we anticipate the park will be open within the next year. 160 acres are now available for on-leash walks until the dog park is opened. Please help. visit our website for upcoming events and fundraising activities.

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Mine Falls Park Mine Falls Park is a 325-acre park in the city of Nashua, New Hampshire. Located in the heart of the city, dogs are allowed to join their owners on the many trails throughout the park. Make sure Fido is leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Londonderry Flea Market Hunt for bargains at this pet-friendly, all outdoor flea market. Open saturdays from mid-April until the end of October, the flea market offers a large numer and variety of vendors all in one spot. See Details
Benedictine Park Dog-friendly Benedictine Park in Bedford, NH, features a big field to play with Fido, and nearby walking trails. See Details