Dog Friendly Activities in Newton, NJ

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Newton, and 50 more nearby. 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 Newton.

Pet Friendly Paulinskill Valley Trail
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
Pet Friendly Sussex Branch Trail
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 Newton! 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 a dog-friendly, 10-barrel microbrewery in Newton, NJ. They have 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. 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
Vernon Off-Leash Dog Park 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
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
Ort Farms Ort Farms is pet-friendly. This farm has a pumpkin patch, corn maze, hay rides, apple cannons, kiddie train, pony rides, and other autumn fun. Leashed dogs are welcome to join in most activities. Hours vary seasonally. See Details
Wantage Dog Park Eight acres of fenced in land, this is the only dog park in Sussex County. See Details
Agway Agway is a dog-friendly farm and garden store in Morristown, NJ. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you while you shop for lawn and garden products, pet food, nursery plants, animal feed, and more. Be sure to sign up for their Pet Food Frequent Buyer Program. See Details
Scranberry Coop 10,000 so ft antique, vintage and collectibles. 150+ vendors. dogs welcome! 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
Randolph Township Dog Park Pets will love to play at this well-maintained, fenced, off-leash dog park, which includes drinking water, obstacles, and a retired fire hydrant. See Details
Alstede Farms Shop for fresh fruit and vegetables with Fido at the dog-friendly Alstede Farms in Chester, NJ. Pets must be leashed at all times, non-aggressive, and properly vaccinated. Please note that dogs are not allowed in the picking fields or orchards and must remain on the farm lanes. See Details
Morristown National Historic Park Morristown National Historic Park is dog-friendly. The area is historically important due to the amount of American Revolutionary War sites located nearby, including Jockey Hollow, the Ford Mansion, Fort Nonsense and the New Jersey Brigade Encampment. There are 27 miles of foot and horse trails to explore with your pooch and the beginning of a 2 mile auto loop tour. Morristown National Historic Park is open every day of the week from 8am to 9pm. Dogs must be on a leash under six feet and all mess cleaned up after them. See Details
Mt. Olive Dog Park Mt. Olive Dog Park is a nice, well maintained dog park operated by the Mt. Olive Parks department. It is part of Turkey Brook Park which includes lots of soccer, football and baseball fields, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts, playgrounds, and walking paths. The dog park is in the back of the park and is fenced, with a separate area for smaller dogs and double gated entry. All dogs must be vaccinated and on leash until in the dog park. There are no toys allowed to prevent dominance. Baggies are available for clean up and there is no water available, so bring your own! See Details
Jenny Jump State Forest Jenny Jump State Forest is pet-friendly. Located along the Jenny Jump Mountain Range, a lovely set of rolling hills, this park is well worth exploring with your pooch. The views over the mountains from the 11 miles of hiking trails around the park are panoramic and pretty. Dogs are welcome throughout the park on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. 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
Czig Meister Brewing Czig Meister Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery in Hackettstown, New Jersey. The brewery has a 15-barrel craft brewery system and produces a range of different beers. There's no food served here, so Fido can join you inside too. Czig Meister Brewing is open Wednesday through Friday from 3pm to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Ort Farms Ort Farms is a dog-friendly, family-owned farm located in Long Valley, NJ. BringFido for some family fun and fresh local produce. Dogs are also welcome in their seasonal pumpkin patch and at their fall festival. Dogs are not permitted on the hayride to the pumpkin patch, but you can walk down to the patch. Dogs are also not permitted in any of the fruit or vegetable areas. Please ensure Fido is leashed at all times. See Details
Lewis Morris Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this fenced dog park with both macadam and grass areas. Waste bags are provided and there is a separate area for smaller pets. See Details
Hopatcong State Park Hopatcong State Park is a pet-friendly recreation area in Landing, New Jersey. This 9-mile park contains 2,500 acres of freshwater in the form of Lake Hopatcong, a popular spot for fishing, boating, and swimming. Unfortunately, pets are not allowed on the beach at this state park. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. You can access the park every day of the week from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Roxbury Dog Park at Emmans Park Bring your pet for a bit of off-leash exercise at this fenced dog park, which includes benches and pea gravel ground cover to reduce mud. See Details