Dog Friendly Activities in Oakland, NJ

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Oakland, and 211 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 Oakland.

Pet Friendly Ramapo State Forest
Ramapo State Forest Enjoy the great outdoors with your pet at this beautiful park. They're welcome as long as they remain on-leash. See Details
Pet Friendly Jill Schwertfeger Memorial Dog Park
Jill Schwertfeger Memorial Dog Park Jill Schwertfeger Memorial Dog Park is a dog park in Oakland, NJ. This dog park is separated by size so that dogs are able to play safely with others. They require a license through The Borough of Oakland to be able to attend, purchasing a license is available through their website. Please note that dogs must be at least 5 months old to visit the park, and must be spayed or neutered. See Details
Brookdale Dog Park This huge new dog park is fully fenced with a separate small dog area, agility equipment, running water, waste bags, and gravel mulch. See Details
The Mall at Short Hills Offering a variety of stores, services, restaurants, and entertainment options, The Mall at Short Hills is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike. Dog stroller rentals make it easy for you and your pup to explore the mall's offerings. Individual store policies on pets vary, and pets are not permitted in any food establishment. Pets are allowed in the common area of the shopping center provided they are in a pet carrier. Complimentary dog strollers for dogs weighing 20 pounds or less can be rented at mall security, concourse level during all mall hours. Individual stores must be consulted for their pet policy. See Details
Central Park No trip to Manhattan with your dog would be complete without a stroll through Central Park. Dogs must remain on-leash in the park except during designated off-leash hours in 23 areas of Central Park. Off-leash hours are before 9:00 am and after 9:00 pm. There are over 15 dog fountains throughout the park. Visit the website for specific information on dog-friendly areas. Make sure to always clean up after your pet. See Details
Tour NYC's Dog Friendly Breweries Tour NYC's Dog Friendly Breweries is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. There are now more than 40 breweries across the city and many feature neighborhood taprooms. On this dog-friendly brewery tour, you and your pooch will explore the wonderful world of craft beer and visit some of the best brewery tap rooms in Long Island City, Queens. Meet local dogs along the way, too. Tours start at $49. See Details
East Village Bark Tour with Sasha East Village Bark Tour with Sasha is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Meet Sasha the dog at Union Square to start your tour. You'll then walk down Broadway to Washington Square Park, stop at the fountain to take pictures and rest at one of the benches. Sasha will then take you to a dog park and the pet-friendly B&H bakery. Tours start at $58. See Details
Ramapo Valley County Reservation Local dog owners rave about this public park, which is a not-to-be-missed spot to walk your leashed four-legged friend. See Details
South Mountain Dog Park This spacious dog park in Maplewood includes separate areas for large and small dogs. You and your pooch will also discover a number of agility courses to try out, for dogs, but you could have a go too if you want. All mess that dogs leave behind must be cleaned up after. See Details
West Milford Dog Park The West Milford Dog Park is located in Pequannock Feed and Pet Supply on Marshall Hill Rd in WM. The park is free, but donations will be gladly accepted to help maintain the property. This dog park is just about an acre big and has separate areas and entrances for large and small dogs. Water is available across the parking lot under the big sign that says "Water". There are some agility obstacles including tunnels, a jump, and an A-frame. The fence around the dog park varies between 5 and 6 feet tall (depending on the land) but is secure. The dog park is open during Pequannock Feed store hours only. Rules are posted. See Details
West 72nd Street Dog Run West 72nd Street Dog Park in New York City makes the big city feel cozy to a dog owner and features two separate areas, plenty of seating, and lots of shade. 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
Stuyvesant Park Dog Run Dogs of all sizes and their owners enjoy this well-shaded and relatively clean dog run. The surrounding area is also very peaceful, and the park across the street is also a great place to walk your (on-leash) dog, with beautifully kept flowers and fountains. See Details
Lincoln Park Dog Run This large, well-maintained, off-leash dog park includes a separate area for small dogs, and even has its own fire hydrant. See Details
Madison Square Park Dog Run This popular NYC dog park is a bit on the smaller side, but is a favorite among NYC dog-lovers. Double-entry/exit gates help ensure your dog's safety when anyone enters or leaves the park. Water is available for dogs during the late spring, summer, and early fall, but bring your own, just in case. Plenty of seating and shade available. See Details
Mills Reservation Bring your pet for an on-leash hike in this lovely park which offers trails of varying difficulty for different levels of hikers. See Details
Z-Travel & Leisure Tours If you want to find out more about NYC, take a tour with Art and Susan Zuckerman of Z-Travel and Leisure Tours. Art and Susan offer 80 different types of tours including neighborhood tours, themed tours, ethnic tours, food tours, water tours, and a chocolate tours. All their tours can be adapted for guests traveling with dogs. Just be sure to mention you will be bringing a dog when you call to schedule a tour. See Details
Ridgewood Bark Park This fun off-leash dog park is located near a duck pond and playground. Fully fenced with separate small dog area, toys, and agility equipment. See Details
Overpeck Park Dog Run There's plenty of room for your pet to play at this fenced, off-leash dog park, which includes a separate area for small pets, benches, and plenty of shade. See Details
Cameron Dog Park This Parsippany off-leash dog park is a rarely-crowded undiscovered gem. See Details
Pug Hill A group of Pug owners meets here on weekends at noon and allows the pugs to roam off-leash. Definitely a sight to be seen even without a Pug. See Details
Buttermilk Falls Trail Buttermilk Falls Trail is a moderately easy, 1 mile hike in Rockland County that will take about 0.75 hour to complete with Fido. This is a short hike that still offers a bit of challenge. The best part is the scenic vistas and tumbling waterfall. Leash regulations do apply on this trail. See Details