Dog Friendly Activities in Ocean City, MD

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Ocean City. 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 Ocean City.

Pet Friendly Northside Park
Northside Park North Side Park is a beautiful recreation area in Ocean City, MD featuring dog-friendly walking trails for you and Fido to enjoy. This 58-acre park is home to athletic fields, a foot bridge, a playground, picnic shelter, two piers and over one mile of walking paths. Dogs must be leashed at all times and cleaned up after during their visit. See Details
Pet Friendly Ocean City Fishing Pier
Ocean City Fishing Pier Dogs can join you as you fish from Ocean City Fishing Pier in Maryland. Visit and fish the only dog-friendly pier in Ocean City that extends into the Atlantic Ocean. They are located on and over the beach and easily accessible from the Inlet Parking Lot. There is a fee to enter and a separate fee for fishing. See Details
Ocean City Beach Pet-friendly Ocean City Beach welcomes dogs on the beach and boardwalk in Ocean City, MD between October 1st and April 30th. Enjoy the sun and sand with Fido during the off season, but remember to leash and clean up after your pets during your visit. See Details
Isle of Wight Isle of Wight in Ocean City is a pet-friendly destination. Most of this scenic island, located in one of Maryland's most beautiful coastal bays, is dedicated to wildlife conservation. Leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy a hike with you, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. The 200 acres of marsh and forests attract waterfowl and marsh birds. See Details
Homer Gudelsky Park Homer Gudelsky Park in Ocean City, MD, welcomes Fido to enjoy some fun in the sun and a dip in the water at this dog-friendly beach across from the Ocean City Inlet. Pets must be leashed at all times and cleaned up after. Please note that parking is limited at this quaint bayside beach. See Details
Ocean City Dog Playground Ocean City Dog Playground is a membership-based park in Ocean City, MD. A daily, weekly or annual pass is required for both residents and non-residents. Applications and passes may be obtained by the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department. There are two fully-enclosed sections dedicated to off-leash play for large and small dogs. Amenities include agility equipment, a shaded pavilion and water. See Details
Anthony's Liquors Anthony's Liquors is a pet-friendly liquor store at 33st Shopping Plaza in Ocean City, MD. Bring Fido with you while you shop their selection of liquor varieties, wine, craft beer, and even deli sandwiches. Dogs are welcome as long as they're leashed and remain close to your side in the store. See Details
Assateague National Seashore Dogs are allowed on the beach, outside of the lifeguard-protected beach area, along the Maryland portion of Assateague National Seashore in Berlin. Pets are not permitted on the nature trails or anywhere within the Virginia portion of Assateague Island, and visiting pups must be on a six-foot leash at all times. See Details
Fenwick Island State Park Fenwick Island State Park in Delaware has a nice, uncrowded, pet-friendly beach during winter. However, dogs are prohibited from May 1st to September 30th. The area offers three miles of ocean beaches and access to the Little Assawoman Bay. Boundary markers for areas open or closed to pets will typically be designated by signs posted at the seaward toe of the dune. See Details
James Farm Ecological Preserve James Farm Ecological Preserve is a pet-friendly attraction in Ocean View, DE. This local ecological preserve is home to hiking trails and a beach on the bay. Bring your pooch along on a leash, as long as they are well-behaved and all mess is cleaned up after. See Details
Viking Golf Small, leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a game of mini-golf at pet-friendly Viking Golf on Fenwick Island, DE. While pets are not allowed at the go-kart track or the waterpark on the property, they are welcome on the 19-hole miniature golf course. The course is themed after a battle between Vikings and a two-headed dragon in mythological Scandinavia. Dog owners can spot trolls and read up on facts about Viking history as they stroll the grounds. Unfortunately, large dogs are not allowed on the course. See Details
Ayers Creek Adventures Ayers Creek Adventures in Berlin, MD is a dog-friendly, family-owned-and-operated kayak, canoe, SUP, and eco tour outfitter. They are located just minutes from Ocean City, Assateague Island National Seashore and historic downtown. Dogs are welcome to paddle with their owners in a kayak, canoe or SUP. See Details
Island Watersports Island Watersports in Fenwick Island, DE, has everything you need for fun on the water with Fido. Rent a dog-friendly kayak, stand-up paddle board or pontoon boat. Along with boat parts and accessories, they also carry bait and tackle for fishing. See Details
Seaside Country Store Seaside Country Store is an unusual, dog-friendly store on the shore of Fenwick Island, and invites you and your pooch inside to peruse the aisles of oddities, souvenirs, gifts and more. For nearly 50 years, the store has delighted visitors from all over the country. While the store holds to its antique originality, it has become a truly unique shopping experience. From the gourmet food lines and classic candies to women’s wear and home décor, there's something for everyone here. See Details
Millsboro Dog Park Located just past the Town Hall Center, Millsboro Dog Park in Delaware offers a great fenced-in area for Fido to run and play. There are separate areas for large and small dogs, as well as umbrella-shaded picnic tables, a water fountain for humans and pups, and some free parking on site or at the Town Hall. See Details
Dewey Beach Dewey Beach, DE is dog-friendly and Fido is allowed on the beach before 9:30 am and after 5:30 pm during the summer (mid-May through mid-September). Dogs are permitted on the beach at all times during the day from mid-September to mid-May and are allowed to be off leash if under your full control. You must clean up after your dog at all times, and all dogs must have a Dewey Beach dog license that can be obtained from Dewey Beach Town Hall or online. See Details
Delaware Seashore State Park Delaware Seashore State Park in Rehoboth Beach, DE, is pet friendly. Fido can join you on the sand and in the surf during select times of the year. From May 1 to September 30, dogs aren't permitted on any swimming or sunbathing beach (areas with lifeguards) but are allowed on non-guarded beaches year-round. Please note your pup cannot enter picnic areas, public buildings, or cabins and cottages. See Details
Salty Paws Bethany Beach Salty Paws in Bethany Beach, DE, serves dog-friendly ice cream, cookies and treats to four-legged customers. Treat your best friend to a delicious scoop of lactose-free ice cream in maple bacon, vanilla, pumpkin, or blueberry and peanut butter flavors. The doggie bakery offers a perfect selection of irresistible doughnuts, cookies and cake mixes for every pooch. See Details
Windmill Creek Vineyard & Winery Bring Fido to enjoy a wine tasting and bring your own picnic to enjoy some solitude in the outdoor seating area overlooking the meadow of wildflowers under a canopy of giant mulberry trees. See Details
Assawoman Canal Trailhead Assawoman Canal Trail is a 2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Ocean View, DE. The path is mostly flat and well-marked and is accessible year-round. Dogs are welcome on the trail but must be kept on a leash. See Details
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