Dog Friendly Activities in Ocean City, NJ

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Ocean City, and 24 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 Ocean City.

Pet Friendly Ocean City Dog Park
Ocean City Dog Park Ocean City Dog Park is located at 45th Street and Haven Avenue. It is a membership dog park. The Dog Park is an access-controlled, fenced-in, off-leash recreation area for dogs where well-behaved canine citizens can interact, exercise and play in a clean, safe and secure environment. The 42,000-square-foot dog park with sandy soil ground cover has three separate areas: large dog area (dogs over 25 lbs), small dog area (dogs under 25 lbs) and dog run area for all dogs. Park facilities include a double-gated entrance and unleash area with secure electronic locking gates, shared pavilion in small and large dog area with picnic table in each area, open shed shelters, sitting benches, water fountains for dogs and owners, "pooper scooper" dispensers and disposable bags, trash and recycling containers, several inoperable fire hydrants for doggie relief, interactive play equipment, a Port-a-Potty, free off-street parking lot and a designated handicap area. Park hours are from 8 am to dusk, 7 days a week, year-round. Membership fees for Paw Passes vary; visitors are $10 per week, yearly memberships cost $30-$40. See Details
Pet Friendly Corson's Inlet State Park
Corson's Inlet State Park Corson's Inlet State Park is pet-friendly. This popular spot has lots of recreational opportunities for dogs and their owners, including hiking, fishing, crabbing, boating and sunbathing. Dogs are not allowed on the beaches at Corson's Inlet and unfortunately, they are not allowed April 1st to September 15th in any area of Corsons. Dogs must be on a leash for the duration of their visit and all mess should be cleaned up after them. See Details
Longport Dog Beach Longport Dog Beach (also known as Somers Point Dog Beach, Malibu Beach, or just Dog Beach) is an off-leash dog beach located at Malibu Beach Wildlife Management area where dogs of all sizes can play in the sand and water. The beach is located at the base of the Ocean Drive Bridge on the Longport side across from the fishing pier. Owners must bring their own water and waste disposal items. There are no trash receptacles so be prepared to dispose of all trash off-site. See Details
Wildwood Dog Park and Beach Wildwood Dog Park and Beach is pet-friendly. Formerly the Poplar Avenue Beach, this is a dog-friendly spot to romp in the sand and surf. Owners can walk their dog under the boardwalk at Maple Avenue to access the beach. The area features plenty of room for you and your pooch to soak up the sun and take a dip. Dogs must be leashed on the beach itself, but the nearby dog park is leash-free. Fresh water is only available inside of the park, not on the beach. There are no opening times for the beach, but the City recommends swimming while a lifeguard is present. See Details
Brigantine North End Beach Leashed dogs are allowed on the city-owned north end of Brigantine Beach year-round. They are only permitted in the Natural Area from September until May. See Details
Stone Harbor Beach The Stone Harbor Beach on 122nd has free parking and free beach. Dog hours between 7pm and sunset during peak season out all day in off season. See Details
North Wildwood Dog Beach This is a fenced in area on the beach in North Wildwood. Open year round. See Details
Middle Township Bike Path The Middle Township Bike 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 Cape May Court House! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Middle Township Bike 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
Paw Dazzle of Smithville Are you in the historic village of Smithville and you have your dog with you, well this store is a great place for you to go. They sell supplies for your pet, and not just that, they sell homemade dog good and dog treats. See Details
Somers Point Bike Path The Somers Point Bike 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 Somers Point! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Somers Point Bike 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
Sunset Lake The site of the only battle of the American Revolution fought in Cape May County. Historic Sites Recreation Facilities See Details
Woodbine Railroad Trail The Woodbine Railroad 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 Ocean View! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Woodbine Railroad 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
Wildwood Crest Bike Bath Cyclists can enjoy a FREE scenic bike route that runs nearly the entire length of the 5-mile island, beginning at Rambler Road in Wildwood Crest. The beach side bicycle path runs north, continuing on the world famous Wildwoods Boardwalk at Cresse Avenue via the bike ramp connector. The Boardwalk stretches 2.5 miles north to a connecting ramp between 15th and 16th Avenues in North Wildwood. From there, cyclists can continue along a path on the beach through the Mulberry Grove to 3rd Avenue and the Sea Wall in North Wildwood. A special ?bikes only? lane is also dedicated throughout the length of North Wildwood, from 1st to 26th Avenues along Surf Avenue and on the North Wildwood Sea Wall. Bicycles are allowed on the Boardwalk from 5 a.m. until 11 a.m. only during weekdays and until 10:30 a.m. on weekends and holidays. See Details
Malibu Beach Malibu Beach is dog-friendly all year long. This small but lovely beach is protected as a nesting habitat for lots of endangered birds. You can check out the beach with your pup if they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. Malibu Beach is open every day of the week from 5am to 9pm. See Details
Atlantic County Bikeway - East The Atlantic County Bikeway - East 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 Egg Harbor Township! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Atlantic County Bikeway - East. 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
Natasha & Nikita Weiss Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at this park but a one-time application with a fee of $25 per year is required for each dog entering the park and can be found at the City Clerk’s office. Natasha & Nikita Weiss Dog Park is open from 8am - 8pm year round. See Details
Linwood Bikepath (Pleasantville-Somers Point) The Linwood Bikepath (Pleasantville-Somers Point) 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 Linwood! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Linwood Bikepath (Pleasantville-Somers Point). 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
Atlantic County Bikeway - East The Atlantic County Bikeway - East 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 Mays Landing! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Atlantic County Bikeway - East. 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
Woodbine Railroad Trail The Woodbine Railroad 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 Woodbine! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Woodbine Railroad 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
Freedom Boat Club South Jersey Freedom Boat Club South Jersey is pet-friendly. Members have unlimited access to a wide variety of brand new premium powerboats. You and your pooch can use them to fish, waterski, dock and dine, or cruise. The personal tours available even garner a ten percent discount if you bring your dog with you. Freedom Boat Club is open every day of the week from 8am to 8pm. See Details
The Absecon Lighthouse Dogs are welcome to join their owners at the Absecon Lighthouse in Atlantic City, New Jersey. You and your pooch are in for a treat at the top of one of the nation's oldest lighthouses, first lit in 1857. New Jersey's tallest lighthouse also has a two-acre lawn to hang out on with your leashed pup. See Details
Belleplain State Forest Belleplain State Forest is dog-friendly. The park is full of diverse hiking trails that you can explore with your four-legged friend. Lake Nummy is the centerpiece of the park, an ideal spot for some recreational boat use and hanging by the water. You and your pooch can stay a little longer at one of the pet-friendly campsites located in the Meisle Field camping area and the CCC camping area. Dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash under six feet and all mess is cleaned up after them. The park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Patriot Lake Park Patriot Lake Park is home to a pet-friendly recreation space. This sandy dog park has tunnels to explore and two separate areas, one for large pups and another for small dogs. Dog owners are reminded to keep an eye on dogs playing and to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
7 Mile Brewery Unfortunately, 7 Mile Brewery is currently not pet-friendly. See Details