Dog Friendly Activities in Portland, OR

There are 82 dog friendly activities in Portland. 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 Portland.

Pet Friendly Sellwood Riverfront Park
Sellwood Riverfront Park Sellwood Riverfront Park features a 1.5-acre off-leash area that is a great place for dogs to play. Bring poop bags and water for your pets, as they are not provided on site. See Details
Pet Friendly Mt. Tabor Park
Mt. Tabor Park Mt. Tabor Park is nearly 200 acres and features a 4-acre off-leash area for dogs of all sizes. The off-leash area is not entirely fenced-in, so be sure to monitor your dogs closely. Fresh water is available at the park. See Details
Chimney Park Chimney Park is a 16.76-acre park which includes a completely fenced off-leash dog park with walking path. It is a great place for any friendly pup to stretch his legs and get out and romp. See Details
Powell Butte Nature Park You'll forget you're in the city at this quiet, peaceful nature park in the heart of Portland. Leashed pets are welcome. See Details
Wildwood Trail, Forest Park The Wildwood Trail in Forest Park is a moderately easy, 30-mile hike that will take about 2 days to complete with Fido. Take a retreat to this wilderness hike that is within Portland city limits. Using road crossings as a turnaround point can shorten the trail. Please note that dogs must be on leash. See Details
Tryon Creek State Park Tryon Creek State Park has a nice and easy, 3.8-mile hike that takes about 1.5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail is heavily trafficked and allows bikers and horses, but it is a quick escape from Portland. Please note that dogs must be on leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
International Rose Test Garden International Rose Test Garden is pet friendly! Enjoy nature and the wonderful display of roses and other plants in a relaxed and calming setting. Fido is welcome to roam to grounds with you. See Details
Cathedral Park Cathedral Park is a pet-friendly park featuring a half-acre off-leash area for dogs located underneath the St. John's bridge and adjacent to the Willamette River. Water is available, but pet owners should bring their own poop bags. See Details
Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden is a dog-friendly attraction in Portland, OR. Leashed dogs are welcome at this lovely botanical garden and park. Your dog will love all the new smells and watching the ducks. Discover unique plants, birds, and inspiring vistas. See Details
Portland Saturday Market Leashed dogs are welcome at this busy Saturday farmers market. Oh, and the Saturday Market is always open on Sundays, too. See Details
Normandale Park Normandale Park is a 14-acre park featuring a 1.5-acre off-leash dog run area that is completely fenced-in. Fresh water is available at the park. See Details
Council Crest Park Council Crest Park is a 43-acre property featuring a 2-acre off-leash area that is perfect for exercising Fido. Your dog will enjoy the ample space to roam free, but come prepared as there are no poop bags or fresh water for the dogs. See Details
Willamette Park Off Leash Dog Area Pets will love to play off-leash in the unfenced, dog-friendly area by the north entrance of this pretty Portland park. Be sure to bring water and waste bags. See Details
Portland International Raceway Dog Park Dogs will love doing some off-leash racing of their own in the fenced dog park at this popular Portland attraction. See Details
Brentwood Park Brentwood Park features a fenced, half-acre off-leash area. Plastic bags are available, but there is no water on site, so dog owners should bring their own. See Details
Couch Park Couch Park is a small, 2-acre park featuring an off-leash dog play area. This pet-friendly park has poop bags and fresh water available for your dogs. See Details
Gabriel Park One of Portland's largest parks at over 90 acres, Gabriel Park features a 1.5-acre off-leash dog park that is a great place to bring Fido for a morning walk or afternoon run. The area is fenced and has fresh water and poop bags available for your pets. See Details
Plum Hill Vineyards Bring your dog with you to enjoy wine tasting. Utilize the winery's fenced dog run or bring your dog to join you on the patio. Water, treats, and waste bags are provided. See Details
The Grotto A sixty-two acre Catholic shrine and botanical garden, the Grotto is an oasis of serenity and green space just moments from downtown Portland. Leashed pets are allowed on the premises. Every year, on the third Sunday of July, the Grotto offers the Blessing of the Animals. This event draws a variety of creatures, ranging from snakes to furry four-legged friends. See Details
Lynchwood Park Lynchwood Park in Portland, OR features a 1-acre pet-friendly off-leash dog park area. There are park benches and picnic tables available on the site as well. Bring poop bags and fresh water for your pets. See Details
Wallace Park Off Leash Dog Area Bring your pet for some off-leash fun in the fenced dog run in the northeast area of this lovely park. Water available nearby but bring bowls and waste bags. See Details
Hillsdale Park Hillsdale Park is a 5-acre, pet-friendly with a 2-acre off-leash area in the northwest corner of the park. There are no poop bags or fresh water sources on the site, so bring some for your dog. See Details
Springwater on the Willamette The Springwater on the Willamette 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 Portland! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Springwater on the Willamette. 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
Arbor Lodge Park Arbor Lodge Park is an 8.4-acre park with a designated 1-acre off-leash area for dogs. The off-leash area is in the northwest corner of the park, next to the tennis courts. Water is available for the dogs. See Details