Dog Friendly Activities in Montague, NJ

There are 26 dog friendly activities within 20 miles of Montague. 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 Montague.

Pet Friendly Vernon Off-Leash Dog Park
Vernon Off-Leash Dog Park The Vernon off-leash dog park in Vernon, NJ occupies 2 acres of fenced grasslands. Visitors will find plenty of room for Fido to run and play, and shaded seating areas for pet owners. See Details
Pet Friendly Bushkill Falls
Bushkill Falls One of the Pocono Mountains most famous attractions, Bushkill Falls is dog friendly! Spanning 300 acres in the scenic Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania’s Bushkill Falls is a nature lover’s delight. With eight waterfalls accessible from just over two miles of walking trails, the park is an excellent spot to explore with your pup. Open April through November, the park offers four trails of varying degrees of difficulty, making the falls accessible to visitors of all ability levels. The park is closed from December through March, and operations are weather dependent in April and November. See Details
Wantage Dog Park Eight acres of fenced in land, this is the only dog park in Sussex County. See Details
Paulinskill Valley Trail The Paulinskill Valley 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 Newton! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Paulinskill Valley 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
W. Leroy Lewis Dog Park Opened in June, 2015, the W. Leroy Lewis Dog Park, previously Middle Smithfield Township Dog Park, is conveniently located right off of Route 209, with a large sign visible from the road. This beautiful, large park has separate sections for large and small dogs, a gravel walking path around the outside of the off-leash areas, shade trees, seating and 6' tall fences. A water spigot is located in the parking lot to provide water for the dogs. In the winter, the Dog Park is home to the Township’s temporary Ice Rink for skating. See Details
High Point State Park High Point State Park is dog-friendly. This stunning park encapsulates all the beauty that New Jersey has to offer. The view from High Point Monument, the main attraction of the park, is a spectacular panorama of rich farmland and forest. You and your pooch can enjoy the views of soft hills and lush valleys in three states. The blue line of the Delaware River divides the verdant ridges of New Jersey from those of Pennsylvania. High Point offers superb trails for hikers and skiers and quiet spots for campers and anglers. The park is open every day of the week, April 1 through October 31 from 8:00am to 8:00pm and November 1 through March 31 from 8:00am to 4:30pm. See Details
Kittatinny Valley State Park Kittatinny Valley State Park is a pet-friendly recreation area in Andover, New Jersey. Sections of the Paulinskill Natural Trail and the Sussex Branch Trail, constructed atop two former railroads, can be accessed from the park. You might even see a musher and his dogsled team running down the trail. Unfortunately, pets are not permitted to stay overnight in any of the facilities. Kittatinny Valley State Park is open every day of the week from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Kadampa Meditation Center Kadampa Meditation Center is pet-friendly. The public can enter this temple and use the nature trails. Swing by the cafe shop while you're there, too. Buddhists believe that walking around a Temple that houses a statue of Buddha brings great good fortune. It is called ‘circumambulating’ and is usually done in a clockwise direction. You can enter the temple grounds every day of the week from 9am to 6pm. See Details
Port Jervis Watershed Trails Leashed dogs are welcome to visit Port Jervis Watershed Trails in Port Jervis, NY. This pet-friendly natural area offers access to many trails with beautiful views. There is also a fenced dog park with agility equipment available for friendly and vaccinated dogs to play in. See Details
Judy Putek Memorial Park Leashed dogs are welcome at this 12.837 acre park, previously farmland, that is now preserved as open space for passive recreation with walking paths and wildlife watching. The park includes wetlands and a small stream that are part of the Pond Creek water system. Fido will love walking along the nature paths! See Details
Odgen Mine Railroad Path The Odgen Mine Railroad Path 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 Lake Hopatcong! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Odgen Mine Railroad Path. 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
Indian Head Canoeing Enjoy a day on the Delaware River with your pup on an Indian Head Canoeing rental. Dogs are welcome on the boats, but must be leashed and attended to at all times. Certain breed restrictions apply. See Details
Sunrise Mountain The parking lot at Sunrise Mountain is closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Overnight parking is not permitted at this parking lot.

The crest of Sunrise Mountain is one of the most frequently visited sites in Stokes State Forest. The mountaintop provides a breathtaking view at an elevation of 1,653 feet above sea level. The thin soil and harsh climate characteristic of Sunrise Mountain is a difficult environment in which few plants can survive. Mountain laurel, wild blueberry, pitch pine and scrub oak are among the natural vegetation found throughout the area. The pavilion at the summit was built in the late 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps. The Appalachian Trail runs along the ridge.

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Paulinskill Valley Trail The Paulinskill Valley 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 Lafayette! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Paulinskill Valley 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
Sussex Branch Trail The Sussex Branch 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 Augusta! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Sussex Branch 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
Sussex Branch Trail The Sussex Branch 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 Lafayette! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Sussex Branch 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
Angry Erik Brewing Angry Erik Brewing is pet-friendly. This 10-barrel microbrewery features a large tasting room, mezzanine, outdoor patio and large lawn which you can enjoy with your pooch. The brewery property line borders the Paulinskill Valley Trail for hiking, biking, running, and even cross country skiing in winter before you stop in for a beer. Enjoy a constantly changing and rotating variety of beers to quench every craft beer lover's thirst for the next new brew. Angry Erik Brewing is open Thursday from 5pm to 8pm, Friday from 4pm to 8pm, Saturday from 1pm to 8pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 6pm. See Details
Photography & Being with Horses 'Photography & Being with Horses' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Elisa. With prior approval, and based on you pup's temperament to other animals, your well-behaved pooch would be welcome to join you at this workshop where you will use photography to connect with nature through its stillness and connecting with the horses. Your host will introduce each horse and review rules for interacting with them before you begin photographing. Your session will end with a meditative gratitude exercise. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 8 guests ages 5 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Guests should be comfortable around animals, farm environment, nature and photography. Rates start at $50 per person. See Details
Cedar Swamp Trail The Cedar Swamp Trail is pet-friendly. You can enjoy this one and a half mile loop around a bog within High Point State Park. The swamps views are well worth a visit, especially as you can jump on a section of the AT while you're there. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooches leave behind to preserve the cleanliness of the park. See Details
Sunrise Mountain Road Sunrise Mountain Road is pet-friendly. Get up with your pup and drive to the summit to enjoy the break of day over panoramic views of the northern part of the state. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at the summit, as long as they are leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Wintergreen Christmas Tree Farm Wintergreen Christmas Tree Farm in Gorney, NJ welcomes leashed dogs to join your family as you pick out your tree for the holidays. Saws and special wheeled tree carts are provided. Trees range in size from seedlings to 8 feet, and once you find the perfect one you may cut it yourself. See Details
The Home Depot Home Depot in Newton is dog-friendly. They love dogs at this hardware store and welcome Fido to join you as you peruse the aisles of tools, garden supplies and home goods. See Details
Lander's River Trips Pet-friendly Lander’s River Trips in Narrowsburg, NY, welcomes dogs to explore the Delaware River with their owners. If you plan on exploring in a kayak or canoe, dogs float for free. For river raft adventures, the fee is $25 per dog. Dogs must be on a leash on the shore and up-to-date vaccinations are required. A waiver must be signed for river craft damage. A life vest is suggested for the dog, but not required or supplied by Lander's River Trips. See Details