Dog Friendly Activities in Polk City, FL

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Polk City, and 25 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 Polk City.

Pet Friendly General James A. Van Fleet State Trail
General James A. Van Fleet State Trail The General James A. Van Fleet 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 "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Polk City! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the General James A. Van Fleet 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Pet Friendly General James A. Van Fleet State Trail
General James A. Van Fleet State Trail General James A. Van Fleet State Trail is dog-friendly. Here, you and Fido can wander upwards of 29 miles of reclaimed rail road together on one of Florida's most rural, paved rail-trails. The trail is pretty straight and flat, so can be used by most levels of walkers. On hot days, your pooch can take a sip of refreshing water from one of the doggy water fountains at the Polk City and Green Pond trail heads. Check out this interesting trail every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
DiOGi Park at Loyce E. Harpe Park Your pet will love to play off-leash in this fenced dog park, which includes doggie water fountain, agility equipment, fire hydrants, and a separate small dog area. See Details
Simmers-Young Park As a result of widespread damage due to Hurricane Irma, Simmers Young Park is closed to the public until further notice. City park with ball fields, picnic & play areas, dog park (divided for big dogs and small dogs) & a lake for fishing, all on 200 acres. See Details
Crago Dog Park Off leash park with water and shower, and restrooms for humans. See Details
Florida Paint Party 'Florida Paint Party' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by MaryLizabeth. Upon arrival at your host's studio, dive right into creating a one of a kind piece of painted art. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 8 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. No painting experience necessary. Rates start at $32 per person. See Details
Fort Fraser Trail The Fort Fraser 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 Lakeland! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Fort Fraser 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
Bok Tower Gardens Bok Tower Gardens is a popular National Historic Landmark and has been voted Florida's Best Garden. All dogs must remain on a leash during their visit and will not be permitted inside Hammock Hollow, Pinewood Estate, the Blue Palmetto Cafe or the Shop at Bok. Dogs can enjoy the gardens for a $5 per animal per day fee. Family Memberships and above include free admission for pups. All dogs must be dog-friendly, adult friendly and child friendly. If you're planning on bringing Fido, make sure they are leashed on a 6ft leash and picked up after. Dogs must remain on paths and lawns only. Do not allow your dog to dig, enter ponds or engage in excessive barking. Bok Tower Gardens reserves the right to revoke admission for any dog and its owner from the premises. Bok Tower Gardens is open every day of the week from 8am to 6pm. See Details
John C. "Doc" Haromy Dog Park John C. "Doc" Haromy Dog Park is a fenced dog park features separate areas for large and small dogs. Features/amenities include shade, benches, and drinking water. The park is open from dawn to dusk. See Details
Plant City Dog Park Off leash dog park with two separate areas for small dogs (7,300 sq ft) and for large dogs (9,000 sq ft). Plenty of shade and benches and waste bags. See Details
Kirkland Home Store They let me come in with my small dog when I leaned in to look at a window item. See Details
Bark Park at Veterinary Healthcare Associates Membership Requirements Proof of a current Rabies, DHPP and Bordetella vaccination from a Veterinarian Signed Release of Liability and Indemnification Form Signed acceptance of Bark Park Rules and Regulations See Details
Bass Fishing Guide and Pontoon Cruises 'Bass Fishing Guide and Pontoon Cruises' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Shea. Travel to various spots mapped out by your host to catch large mouth bass. House trained dogs who won't go to the bathroom on the boat are welcome on board. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $400 per person. See Details
Fort Fraser Trail The Fort Fraser 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 Bartow! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Fort Fraser 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
Benson's Canine Cookies Welcome to your neighborhood bakery for cats and dogs. We offer fresh baked canine and feline treats, pet supplements, holistic dog and cat foods, and other products. Stop by today and meet with one of our experts! See Details
Woof Gang Bakery Windermere Woof Gang Bakery’s gourmet dog treats are delicious, delightful and sure to please the palate of your canine companions! With your pet in mind, we take pride in baking flavorful, healthy, hand-made dog treats using only the finest natural, human-grade ingredients, and no added salt, sugar or preservatives. Woof Gang Bakery offers the very best in pet care products, including a wide selection of premium dog and cat foods suited to your pet’s needs. Organic foods, treats and natural supplements are available. Woof Gang Bakery also carries a unique collection of stylish boutique items, collars, leads, apparel, toys, bowls, feeders and distinctive doggie spa products. See Details
General James A. Van Fleet State Trail The General James A. Van Fleet 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 "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Groveland! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the General James A. Van Fleet 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Grove Roots Brewery Grove Roots Brewery is dog-friendly. Their experienced brewers take pride in utilizing local ingredients to create exciting and innovative beers. In addition to their four flagship brews, they keep things fresh with a rotating selection of seasonal and special-release beers throughout the year. Bring Fido and hang out in their hip tasting room on Wednesday to Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Northeast Regional Park The Northeast Regional Park is home to a fenced-in dog park. There's a separate area for small and large dogs, grass to run and play on, and water for dogs who get hot while they're playing. You'll also discover lots of gun agility items and a shaded picnic area for humans to stick in the shade. The park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Colt Creek State Park Dogs are welcome at Colt Creek State Park. This park is 5,000 acres of native Central Florida habitat, including longleaf pine flatwoods, lakes and winding creeks, and thick cypress domes and open vistas. Fido can make friends, at a distance, with some endangered species in the park as well, such as the gopher tortoise and the Sherman’s fox squirrel. There are 15 miles of multi-use trails at the park for you and Fido to explore the interesting wildlife and habitat. Colt Creek State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. The fee for entrance into this park is $4 per vehicle. See Details
The Doggie Bag - A Pet Boutique The Doggie Bag is a stylish pet boutique store in Lakeland, Florida. Dogs are welcome to join their owners to peruse the aisles of interesting items, including premium pet foods, treats, supplements, toys, and more. They also offer a dental cleaning service in-house, so Fido can deal with their doggy breath and get advice from a licensed veterinarian on how to maintain their pearly whites. Check their website for specific dates for this service. The Doggie Bag is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 6pm, and Saturday from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Silver Moon Drive In Silver Moon Drive-In allows leashed pets to join their owners for a screening of the latest blockbuster. They've been there for more than 70 years and have two screens for you to choose your favorite movie to watch. The only place that Fido isn't allowed to enter is the concessions stand. Showings are at around 8:45pm and 11pm in the evenings. The price for an adult ticket is $5 and a child can watch for $2. Fido views for free! See Details
Lower Green Swamp Preserve Lower Green Swamp Preserve is pet-friendly. You and your pooch have many different trails to choose from, both short and long. Keep your dog leashed around other trail users. You may run into other dogs and horses on certain trails. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by pups. This preserve is open every day of the week from sunrise until sunset. See Details
Florida Tea Party 'Florida Tea Party' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by MaryLizabeth. Feel free to dress up fancy for the occasion with formal attire, hat, and gloves. Upon arrival, you will be seated at a large formal dining room table to enjoy tasty homemade goodies such as cookies, cakes, and pie. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 5 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $20 per person. See Details