Dog Friendly Activities in Pensacola Beach, FL

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Pensacola Beach. 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 Pensacola Beach.

Pet Friendly Frisky Mermaid Dolphin Tours & Boat Rentals
Frisky Mermaid Dolphin Tours & Boat Rentals Frisky Mermaid Dolphin Tours & Boat Rentals is a pet-friendly boat rental company in Pensacola Beach, FL. Fido is welcome aboard any privately chartered pontoon and tritoon rentals. Dog owners are reminded to bring water for their four-legged friends and to clean up after their pets. A life jacket for your pet is strongly recommended. See Details
Pet Friendly Jolly Sailing & Dolphin Cruise
Jolly Sailing & Dolphin Cruise Jolly Sailing & Dolphin Cruise is a dog-friendly tour in Pensacola Beach. Explore the waters with your pooch on a dolphin cruise, remote beach stop, sightseeing tour, private cruise, snorkeling, dinner cruise or a sunset cruise. You're invited to get up close to Fort Pickens, Pensacola Lighthouse, Pensacola Naval Air Station, home of the Blue Angels on a captained cruise aboard powerboat or sailboat. There's shade, cushioned seating, and restrooms on all boats. As you may know if you're a local, Pensacola Beach only has limited areas where your furry four legged pals are permitted, and it can get quite crowded. Instead, they can take you to a beautiful private island where there is plenty of room to roam. While pups of all sizes are always welcomed on private cruises, space and availability may be restricted on shared cruises. Contact Jolly Sailing & Dolphin Cruise for tour times. See Details
Pensacola Beach West Dog Park Pensacola Beach West Dog Park is a pet-friendly area in Pensacola Beach, FL. The west end park is located at the first parking lot past the last condos on the Gulf, at post 21.5. All dogs are required to be on a leash, and signs will be posted to designate dog-friendly areas. Doggie bags, disposable bins and handy wipes will be available at this location. See Details
Pensacola Beach East Dog Park Pensacola Beach East Dog Park is located at the east end park, Parking Lot 28.5, the first parking lot past Portofino. All dogs are required to be on a leash, and signs will be posted to designate dog-friendly areas. Doggie bags, disposable bins and handy wipes will be available at both locations. See Details
Leisure Sailing Lesson 'Leisure Sailing Lesson' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Linda. Learn the basics of sailing in a safe, fun, and relaxed environment. Dogs small enough to sit in their owner's lap can enjoy this tour, too. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests of all ages. Guests should be comfortable around the water. No prior sailing or boating experience is necessary. Rates start at $120 per person. See Details
Guided Walk to a Private Beach 'Guided Walk to a Private Beach' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Kara. Walk up to the secluded shore where you will have access to clear water on a pretty trail with a local as your guide. Dogs are not permitted along the beach section of this hike between the front gate and Langdon Beach, but may accompany you on Fort Pickens Trail. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 8 guests ages 16 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $75 per person. See Details
Gulf Coast Surf School Gulf Coast Surf School in Pensacola Beach, FL is a pet-friendly surf company that operates on Pensacola Beach and in the surrounding areas. Operated by former University of West Florida students with decades of surfing experience, you and your pooch are invited to learn techniques like proper prone position, paddling, the "pop up” and more on land before venturing out into the inviting Gulf waters. Don’t forget to ask about the photography package to catch your pooch’s gnarly moves on camera. See Details
Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park Dogs are welcome at Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park in Pensacola, FL. The park stretches 4,000 acres and is home to a number of rare and endangered plants. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy the Tarkiln Bayou Trail, meandering through prairie, cypress and titi forests, and leading to a scenic view of the Bayou; and the Perdido Bay Trail, a more difficult 6.5-mile trail that leads to beaches and weaves through oaks and pines. Along the dog-friendly trails, you might be able to sneak a peek of some migratory birds, white tailed deer, raccoon or bobcat. There are numerous benches and picnic tables around the park and along the trails to enjoy a spot of lunch with Spot the dog. See Details
Bayview Dog Park and Beach Bayview Dog Park and Beach is a pet-friendly park in Pensacola, FL. Fido can play in the sand and in the water off of the leash in this fenced area. The park also features picnic areas with grills, a boat launch, restrooms, a playground, walking paths, trails and more. See Details
Pensacola Bay Brewery Focusing on local Pensacola landmarks and lore, the Pensacola Bay Brewery mixes a little Florida history in each pint. Enjoy the scenic views of the historic downtown from this pet-friendly brewery. Dogs are welcome on the covered patio and side courtyard as long as they are leashed. See Details
Wisteria Tavern Fido is welcome to join you at the pet-friendly Wisteria Tavern, Pensacola's oldest bar established in 1935. They serve a variety of over 200 craft beers to choose from. They also have a food truck on site called What the Cluck Chicken Truck for when you get hungry! Dogs are allowed at the outdoor tables. See Details
Arcadia Mill Arcadia Mill in Milton, FL is pet friendly. Fido is welcome to join you for a walk on a variety of great easy trails and the boardwalk. There are lots of trees, which provide shade on sunny days. See Details
Gary's Brewery & Biergarten Gary's Brewery & Biergarten is a dog-friendly microbrewery and taproom in Pensacola, FL that allows well-behaved dogs to join their owners at outside tables on the patio. The brewery sits on more than two acres and is furnished with games like cornhole and giant Jenga. Gary's Brewery & Biergarten specializes in beer, wine, ciders and seltzers. See Details
Shoreline Beachside Bark Park Shoreline Beachside Bark Park in Gulf Breeze, FL, is open to all well-behaved, vaccinated dogs over 4 months old. There is a separate area for small and large dogs. This pet-friendly park also provides water and waste bags for your convenience. See Details
Roger Scott Athletic Complex Dog Park There's plenty of room for your pet to play at the fenced, off-leash Roger Scott Athletic Complex Dog Park in Pensacola, FL. The park features running water, shade and a separate area for smaller pets. See Details
Blackwater Heritage State Trail The Blackwater Heritage State 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 dog-friendly "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Milton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Blackwater Heritage State 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
Alga Beer Company Alga Beer Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Pensacola, FL, where Fido can join you for a tasty pint inside the taproom or on the patio. They brew a variety of styles including pilsners, IPAs, hefeweizen, lager, pale ale, sours, saison and porter. Check their online calendar for a list of current events. See Details
Beulah Regional Dog Park Beulah Regional Dog Park in Pensacola, FL, is a great place for Fido to run and play off the leash. It is part of Beulah Regional Park, which features a playground, track and tennis courts, and more. There are benches, as well as clean up bags available outside the gates of the two dog enclosures with a trash can for your convenience. Please note that there is no water and you will need to bring your own for Fido. See Details
Littleheads Kayak Rentals Littleheads Kayak Rentals offers pet-friendly rentals in Pensacola, FL. Come enjoy your day in a location that offers relaxation, white-sand beaches, unbeatable scenery and more. Their professional tour guides will take you on a kayaking eco-tour or fishing charter to discover Perdido Key, Florida. They provide kayaks, back support seats, dry bag, paddles, life jackets, pictures and water. This full service rental company allows leashed dogs in a variety of kayaks. See Details
Kiwanis Dog Park Kiwanis Dog Park offers a secure area for off-leash play in Pensacola, FL. The park features benches, shade structures, four picnic tables, agility equipment, and a grill. There are separate areas for small and large dogs. See Details