Dog Friendly Activities in Orleans, MA

There are 6 dog friendly activities in Orleans. 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 Orleans.

Pet Friendly Skaket Beach
Skaket Beach Your pet is invited to join you at Skaket Beach, a dog-friendly beach in Orleans, MA. Pets are welcome during the off-season after Labor Day until the Friday before Memorial Day. Enjoy walking the shoreline and taking in great sunset views together at this popular beach destination. See Details
Pet Friendly Agway
Agway Agway is a dog-friendly farm and garden store in Orleans, MA. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you while you shop for pet supplies, home décor, tools and hardware, garden supplies, and much more. See Details
Nauset Beach Nauset Beach in Orleans, MA is dog friendly from the day after Labor Day to March 31st only. Fido is allowed off leash during the permitted months and will love to explore this beautiful 10-mile Cape Cod beach with rolling sand dunes. See Details
Cape Cod Rail Trail The Cape Cod Rail 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 Orleans! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Cape Cod Rail 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 See Details
Sea Howl Bookshop Sea Howl Bookshop is a pet-friendly, independent bookstore in Cape Cod. They offer new and used books, puzzles, stationery, greeting cards and more. Because there is limited space in the store, only one dog is permitted at a time and they ask that customers with dogs wait if the store is already full of customers. See Details
Cape Escape Adventure Golf Leashed dogs can join their humans for a round of mini golf at Cape Escape Adventure Golf in Orleans, MA. This pet-friendly adventure golf course offers 18 holes of award winning mini golf in a nautical setting. Putt while enjoying authentic fishing boats, beautiful waterfalls and a Japanese Koi pond. Please note that there are resident dogs on the property. See Details
Dolphin Fleet of Provincetown Whale Watch Watch for marine life with your pup in comfort aboard one of the dog-friendly vessels of Dolphin Fleet of Provincetown Whale Watch. Enjoy the 3-4 hour cruise from Provincetown, MA in the centrally-heated and air-conditioned interior cabin, or spend your time on the sundeck and walk-out platform. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome at no extra charge. Reservations are recommended. See Details
Dog Gone Sailing Charters You don't have to leave your furry family members behind as you enjoy the experience of sailing on Cape Cod Bay with Dog Gone Sailing Charters in Provincetown, MA. Choose from a variety of dog-friendly trips including whale-watching trips, shrimp sails, sunrise and sunset sails. Dogs of all sizes are welcome aboard and Captain Ro has life vests in all sizes for the pups, too! There is no fee for dogs to sail. See Details
Herring Cove Herring Cove has miles of dog-friendly beaches to offer along the Massachusetts Bay side of Provincetown. Bring Fido for a walk along the shore while you take in some sunshine and scenic coastal views. Pets must be cleaned up after and leashed at all times during their visit. See Details
Nickerson State Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at Nickerson State Park in Brewster, MA. This 1,900-acre, pet-friendly park is popular among visitors looking to enjoy the wooded trails that weave around the ponds in the area. There are a number of pet-friendly campgrounds located in the park for anybody looking to extend their stay. Dogs are not permitted on the beach, and there is a daily parking fee from mid-May through October. See Details
Pilgrim Bark Park Pilgrim Bark Park consists of almost an acre of land enclosed with a six-foot high fence and double-entry gates in Provincetown, MA. There are two sections -- one for dogs under twenty-five pounds and a general section for all dogs. Some parking is provided. The park is located on the corner of Shank Painter Road and Route 6 in Provincetown. See Details
Crowes Pasture Conservation Area Leashed dogs are welcome at Crowes Pasture Conservation Area from mid-September up until Memorial Day. This pet-friendly beach area in East Dennis, MA is a great place for walking with Fido along the bay. See Details
Cheryl Malone Fresh Pond Dog Park Bring your pet to play off leash at the beautiful Cheryl Malone Fresh Pond Dog Park in South Dennis, MA. The park is fully fenced with two enclosures, a fresh water swimming area for dogs, and a walking trail through the woods. See Details
SeaSalt Charters SeaSalt Charters offers private whale watching and fishing trips in Cape Cod out of Provincetown, MA. This pet-friendly tour company is owned and operated by the Avellar family, pioneers of whale watching on the East Coast. Parking is available nearby in the MacMillan Pier parking lot. See Details
Marconi Beach Marconi Beach, known for its massive sand dunes, is a pet-friendly attraction in Wellfleet, MA. Your leashed pet is welcome to join you for a walk along the shore with scenic views. The beach is accessible via a set of stairs, and restrooms are open seasonally. See Details
Hatches Harbor Trail Hatches Harbor Trail is a pet-friendly area within the Cape Cod National Seashore in Provincetown, MA. Enjoy walking with Fido through a massive salt marsh between Hatches Harbor and the Provincetown Airport. The area is open to leashed pets during the off-season after October 15 until April 1. The sand is well-packed and easy to walk on while offering gorgeous views of Race Point Lighthouse. Check the National Park Service website in advance for closures due to bird nesting season. See Details
Nauset Light Beach Bring your pet for an on-leash stroll at dog-friendly Nauset Light Beach in Eastham, MA. This Cape Cod National Seashore destination welcomes dogs during certain times of the year. Check the National Park Service website in advance for updates on seasonal pet closures due to shorebird nesting and migrating periods. See Details
Yarmouth Dog Park Pups can enjoy time off-leash at Yarmouth Dog Park in West Yarmouth, MA. This fenced dog park offers separate sections for small and large canines. The ground cover is made up of dirt and pebbles, and waste stations are available. See Details
Head of the Meadow Beach Head of the Meadow Beach is a pet-friendly destination in Truro, MA. Loved by families with smaller kids, this beach welcomes leashed pets before 9am or after 6pm in summer as well as anytime in the off season. Be sure to check the National Park Service website for pet closures due to bird nesting season. See Details
Bay Lady II Sailing Tours Fido is welcome to join you in the company of Captain Bob Burns and the crew of the pet-friendly schooner Bay Lady II as it sails across Provincetown Harbor and into Cape Cod Bay. Daytime and sunset sails are available, and reservations are required. See Details
Dog Beach This small, sandy beach allows dogs off-leash, all year long. There's a paid parking lot that is adjacent. See Details
Brewster Dog Park Brewster Dog Park in Brewster, MA is pet friendly. Allow Fido to enjoy off-leash play in two separate areas for large and small dogs. There are water fountains, benches, a circular walking path, and waste stations. See Details
Truro Vineyards Bring Fido to enjoy the beautiful vineyard views at the dog-friendly Truro Vineyards in North Truro, MA, while you sample some of their delicious offerings. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to join their humans. See Details
Thompson’s Field Conservation Area Thompson’s Field Conservation Area in Harwich, MA is dog friendly. This 57-acre parcel of town conservation land has a looping system of trails through woods and meadows where dogs can run and play off leash. See Details