Dog Friendly Activities in Minneapolis, MN

There are 47 dog friendly activities in Minneapolis. 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 Minneapolis.

Pet Friendly Minnehaha Regional Park
Minnehaha Regional Park Bring your dog for a hike along the gorgeous waterfalls at the pet-friendly Minnehaha Regional Park in Minneapolis, MN. This recreation area has hiking trails through the woods and doggy access to the Mississippi River. An off-leash permit is required to gain admittance. Bring quarters for parking meters. See Details
Pet Friendly Bauhaus Brew Labs
Bauhaus Brew Labs Visit the pet-friendly Bauhaus Brew Labs in Minneapolis, MN! Well-behaved pups are welcome both outside and inside, so bring them down to keep you company and make new friends. This brewery takes a unique look at classic German-inspired beer styles, skewed slightly by a sense of play and adventure. Their flavor-forward beers are crafted to surprise and delight without taxing the palate. They also have a rotating food truck schedule, so make sure to check their website! See Details
Utepils Brewing Visit pet-friendly Utepils Brewing in Minneapolis, MN. Bring Fido along to check out their outdoor play area, which is great for both kids and dogs. The beverage selection features session beers and a non-alcoholic lineup that isn’t just for non-drinking adults, but includes fun options like the most amazing root beer ever. They love well-behaved pups in their outdoor areas, so bring the pooch along for a bit of fun in the sun. See Details
Minneapolis Airport Off-Leash Dog Park Just south of Highway 62, the Minneapolis Airport Off-Leash Dog Park features year-round fun for you and Fido in 80 acres of mixed open space and paths bordering a large swamp/wetland area in Minneapolis, MN. Not all areas are fenced so dogs should have good recall. No permit is required. The land is owned by the Metropolitan Airport Commission and borders the airport runways. Since the park is not managed by the city, no amenities exist here (including trash receptacles). Bring water and waste bags with you, and please take them when you leave. See Details
Lakes & Legends Brewing Company Lakes & Legends Brewing Company is a dog-friendly attraction in Minneapolis, MN. As one of the initial breweries that fought to legalize dogs inside establishments, they very much welcome your furry friend. All leashed, well-behaved dogs are allowed in both the taproom and outdoor VIP (very important paws) area, year-round. They even provide water bowls for Fido at the water station. Enjoy their seasonal craft beers of the North, ranging from traditional styles to limited releases inspired by local farms. See Details
Inbound BrewCo Inbound BrewCo is a dog-friendly craft brewery and taproom located in a converted recycling facility in Minneapolis, MN. It features German beer hall-style seating, floor-to-ceiling windows, a walk-around bar and a sunny patio in warm months. Dogs on non-retractable leashes are welcome inside and outside, as long as they don't get on the furniture. Owners can ask for a water dish from behind the bar for Fido and order a small batch brew for themselves. See Details
Indeed Brewing Company Indeed Brewing Company is a dog-friendly and kid-friendly brewery in Minneapolis, MN. Pups must be leashed and on the patio, but they'll bring out a water dish for them to drink while you enjoy a delicious beer. See Details
Wild Mind Artisan Ales Wild Mind Artisan Ales is a dog-friendly brewery in Minneapolis, MN. Fido is allowed inside and out, as long as they are on a leash at all times. Try their Snooze Pastry Stout, WLD WTR Blueberry Crème Hard Seltzer, or Fruit Soup Sour Ale while you're visiting. Please note there is a canine relief station in front of the trash enclosure along Pillsbury, however your pet must still be cleaned up after. See Details
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Located on the campus of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MN, the pet-friendly Minneapolis Sculpture Garden features more than 40 works throughout 11 acres. Dogs are welcome to join their humans as they amble through the artistry of the garden, just make sure to keep your pet leashed at all times and clean up after him. See Details
The Hitching Company Bring Fido along on a pet-friendly carriage ride through Minneapolis, MN with The Hitching Company. This magical horse-drawn carriage ride will take you along the cobblestones of Main Street and show you the skyline of Minneapolis. With all of the charm, elegance and nostalgia that only a horse-drawn carriage provides, landmarks you may see include Merriam Street Bridge, historic homes of Nicollet Island, Downtown Minneapolis Skyline and Hennepin Avenue Bridge. Have your ride narrated by your friendly and knowledgeable local carriage driver, or sit back and enjoy the sights in peace as you talk amongst your group. The choice is always yours! Dogs are welcome for no additional fee. See Details
Bde Maka Ska Park Visit pet-friendly Bde Maka Ska Park, the largest link in the Chain of Lakes, featuring three beaches and a variety of water recreation activities in Minneapolis, MN. This park also has a walking trail, a picnic area and tons of open fields, making it a great place to hang out with your pooch. Dogs must be kept on a leash and be cleaned up after. See Details
Modist Brewing Co. Modist Brewing Co., located in Minneapolis, MN, is a casual brewery and taproom that serves up a variety of delicious brews. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly joint while you try a Cold Press Coffee Lager, a Mexican Dark Chocolate Stout or even a Strawberry Milkshake IPA. See Details
Minnehaha Off-Leash Dog Park The Minnehaha Off-Leash Dog Park in Minneapolis, MN spans more than six acres and features a doggy beach to let your pup roam, socialize, splash and play. An off-leash permit is required to gain admittance. Pups must be leashed at all times when not in the designated off-leash area. Please note that the park is partially fenced. See Details
Luce Line Trail The Luce Line 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 Minneapolis! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Luce Line 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
Mill Ruins Park Bring Fido to explore the centerpiece of the revitalization of the historic West Side Milling District, the dog-friendly Mill Ruins Park in Minneapolis, MN! This recreation area is situated on the water and features grassy areas, a walking path, a drinking fountain and a paid parking lot. Dogs must be on a leash for the entirety of their visit to Mill Ruins Park. See Details
Loring Park Off-Leash Dog Park City dogs will love the chance to play and run off leash at the Loring Park Off-Leash Dog Park in Minneapolis, MN. The designated area is in the northeast section of this public park, which includes grass, boulders, a bridge, gravel and trees. A permit is required. See Details
Victory Prairie Off-Leash Dog Park Visit the Victory Prairie Off-Leash Dog Park in Minneapolis, MN. This pup recreation area features 2.5 acres, all fenced in, mostly grass, with a few gravel paths and wood chips by the picnic tables. Water is not provided, so make sure to bring enough for you and Fido. The entrance to this park is ADA-compliant. See Details
St. Anthony Parkway Off-Leash Dog Park Bring Fido to blow off some steam at the St. Anthony Parkway Off-Leash Dog Park in Minneapolis, MN. This 2-acre, completely fenced off-leash park includes mulch ground cover and shade trees. Remember to bring water. A daily or annual permit is required. See Details
Insight Brewing and Taproom Check out the pet-friendly Insight Brewing and Taproom in Minneapolis, MN. They offer an abundance of outdoor activities and board games for families to enjoy playing while they’re also enjoying their brews. The outdoor patio is completely dog friendly, an ideal place to spend an afternoon with your pooch. Make sure to keep your pup leashed at all times. See Details
Nicollet Island Park Located just off of Historic Main Street in Minneapolis, MN, the dog-friendly Nicollet Island Park contains a promenade with a view of the first dam on the Mississippi. Fido is welcome to explore the park's paths, garden and picnic area. Dogs are not allowed inside the Nicollet Island Pavilion. Dogs must be on a leash during their visit to Nicollet Island Park. See Details
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