Dog Friendly Activities in Nipomo, CA

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Nipomo, and 27 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 Nipomo.

Pet Friendly The Luffa Farm
The Luffa Farm The Luffa Farm offers a free tour and information about how luffa sponges are grown and harvested. There is also a gift shop where they sell luffas and other products. Leashed dogs are welcome on tours. See Details
Pet Friendly Nipomo Dog Park
Nipomo Dog Park Located within Nipomo Regional Park, Fido is welcome to play off leash at Nipomo Dog Park in Nopomo, CA. See Details
Pismo State Beach Pismo State Beach in Oceano, CA, is a dog-friendly area that welcomes Fido on a leash. Dogs are allowed on the beach and park trails but must be kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. Dogs are not permitted at the Pismo Dune Preserve or at Oso Flaco Lake. See Details
Bob Jones City to the Sea Trail Pick up a delicious picnic lunch from the Avila Valley Barn before hopping on the 2.5-mile Bob Jones City to the Sea Trail (which starts right behind the farm) in San Luis Obispo, CA. The paved, dog-friendly trail winds its way through the Avila Valley, following a beautiful stream all the way to Avila Beach. Either of the town’s two off-leash dog beaches (Olde Port Beach and Fisherman’s Beach) can be accessed by walking a half mile past the trail’s official end in the somewhat narrow bike line on Avila Beach Drive. See Details
Olde Port Beach Olde Port Beach is a dog-friendly beach in San Luis Obispo, CA. This popular beach is the first beach you will find after crossing the bridge out of Avila and into Port San Luis. It welcomes dogs to play off-leash. This stretch of sand is enclosed on each end by a cliff, so pups can’t get too far. It has parking along the road and a ramp down to the sand. The beach is accessible all the time, but lifeguards are seasonal. See Details
Breakaway Tours, Dog-Friendly Wine Tours Breakaway Tours offers canines and their companions the chance to explore San Luis Obispo Wine Country in style. The dog-friendly tour group picks up dog owners and their leashed pets from their local lodging and takes them, in private, air-conditioned vehicles, to four dog-friendly wineries of their choice! Owners can tack on a winery picnic lunch, complete with Scooby Snacks, to their tour. Rates start at $350, plus a pet cleaning fee. See Details
Wolff Vineyards Wolff Vineyards, located in San Luis Obispo, CA, is a vineyard that welcomes wine connoisseurs at their tasting room and outdoor picnic area. Fido is welcome to join you at this pet-friendly vineyard while you enjoy your day. See Details
W.O.O.F Pac Park W.O.O.F Pac Park is a 3 acre off-leash dog park in Santa Maria, CA. W.O.O.F. stands for "Winners Of Off-leash Freedom" and Fido is sure to expend plenty of energy when exercising and playing on this expansive grassy open space. W.O.O.F Pac Park has fully-fenced areas for large and small dogs, double entry gates, canine drinking fountains, and benches for seating. Restrooms are located nearby. See Details
Dinosaur Caves Park This 11 acre park is very popular among dog walkers. It has a children's playground, and overlooks the ocean. You can see sea birds resting on the cliffs while walking around the park. It is also popular for art walks on the 1st Sunday of the month. See Details
Avila Valley Barn Well-behaved leashed dogs are allowed to join their owners in the outdoor areas and on the picnic tables at Avila Valley Barn in San Luis Obispo, CA. This popular spot is a great place to stop and buy fresh produce, including delicious fruit and vegetables that are grown locally. You and your pooch can pick up a pie or bakery treat to enjoy on the picnic tables, or grab an ice cream on the way to Avila Beach. There are hayrides, farm pets and you can even pick your own fruit. If Fido makes a mess, you'll find a pet waste station on the grounds, too. See Details
Saucelito Canyon Vineyard & Tasting Room Feast on cheese, crackers, meats, chocolate and delicious wine on the dog-friendly outdoor patio at Saucelito Canyon Vineyard & Tasting Room in San Luis Obispo, CA . Wines made from the dry-farmed vineyard. See Details
Avila Beach Avila Beach is the smallest of the beaches in Avila & Port San Luis Harbor and it's called Dog Beach by the locals. Dogs are allowed off-leash and under voice-command control on Avila Beach before 10am and after 5pm daily. See Details
El Chorro Dog Park Located in El Chorro Regional Park, the El Chorro Dog Park on Dairy Creek Road features a fully fenced off-leash space with separate areas for large and small pups, water spigots and splash tubs. The Regional Park also includes a day use area with barbecue facilities, a botanical garden, and numerous hiking trails. See Details
Laguna Lake Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Laguna Lake Park, a picturesque open space along the water in San Luis Obispo, CA. This beautiful lakefront area also has a disc golf course, pedestrian trails, a playground, restrooms, volleyball court, and barbecue area with picnic tables. See Details
Sunset Drive-In Sunset Drive-In in San Luis Obispo, CA, will give you a dose of nostalgia and a fun evening out at an old-fashioned drive-in theater. Fido is welcome providing he is quiet and doesn't bark consistently. See Details
Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove is pet-friendly. This lovely spot includes a short paved trail that will lead you and your pooch on a grand tour of butterflies. Check out their website to find out when the season opening hours are. They are open every day of the week during the season and the trail is accessible during all hours. See Details
Point Sal Overlook Trail Point Sal Overlook Trail can be accessed by parking at Point Sal Trailhead at the end of Brown Road in Guadalupe, CA. Point Sal Overlook is a 10.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail which is rated as difficult. Dogs should be kept on a leash. The trail remains accessible year-round and is primarily used for hiking. The elevation of Point Sal Overlook Trail allows for expansive panoramic coastal views on beautiful clear days. See Details
Orcutt Community Park One of the newest canine facility opened in Spring 2009 at this new regional park in the Rice Ranch section of Orcutt. This fenced canine play area is about 2.5 acres in size and features small and large dog areas, dog water fountains, and benches for dog owners and friends. See Details
Pismo Beach Pier Pismo Beach Pier is pet-friendly. Although dogs are not permitted on the pier, leashed pups are welcome to join you for a leashed stroll along the sand. The 60-acre regional beach, pier and promenade includes restrooms, sand showers, volleyball courts, children's play equipment, benches, drinking fountains and many ocean recreation opportunities are available. Pismo Creek can be observed with a variety of bird life by walking down Addie Street where the creek merges into the ocean. See Details
Talley Vineyards Bring Fido to Talley Vineyards for a picnic on its scenic grounds. Talley Vineyards welcomes leashed dogs in its picnic areas and will even provide water and a treat upon request. Dog owners will need to leash their pet outside while they come in to purchase a bottle or glass of its wine. Talley's picnic areas offer views of its courtyard, the surrounding Rincon Vineyard, and Talley Farms' vegetable fields. See Details
Point Sal State Beach Point Sal State Beach in Guadalupe, CA, is accessed by a difficult 10.3 mile hike which should take approximately five hours to complete with Fido. It is recommended that hikers wishing to reach the beach set off from the parking lot at Point Sal Trailhead at the end of Brown Road. The solitude you will find at Point Sal State Beach is due to road access being cut off in 1993. Enjoy the beach wilderness and ensure a safe outing for you and Fido by being aware of steep access, riptides, and undertow in the surf. See Details
Elm Street Dog Park Elm Street Dog Park is an off-leash park in Arroyo Grande, CA. Newly completed, the park is still accepting donations to add on amenities. See Details
Bang the Drum Brewery Bang the Drum Brewery, located in San Luis Obispo, CA, is a laid-back joint that serves up a variety of delicious craft brews. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly tables (even inside!) while you enjoy your day. Choose from a variety of rotating brews including coconut porters, sorghum IPAs, hibiscus saisons, and more. See Details
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art San Luis Obispo Museum of Art is a free, dog-friendly public museum in San Luis Obispo, CA. Leashed Fido is welcome to peruse the many types of art with you. The exhibits change frequently and feature talented Californian artists. See Details