Dog Friendly Activities in Quincy, MA

There are 5 dog friendly activities in Quincy, and 180 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 Quincy.

Pet Friendly Squantum Point Park
Squantum Point Park The old Naval Air Station has paved paths along the old runways, and one unpaved path, to a beach at the northwest tip of the peninsula. This small beach is 1/2 mile from the parking lot and lies across Dorchester Bay from UMass. There is a leash requirement in the park, but friendly dogs play and swim at the beach when there are no other people there. PLEASE ALWAYS clean up after your dog so that we can continue to use this spot! There are trash barrels but you have to bring your own bag. See Details
Pet Friendly Lobster Charter, Catch & Cook
Lobster Charter, Catch & Cook 'Lobster Charter, Catch & Cook' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by John. Jump aboard the Christina Marie for a Lobster Charter with your pooch. Dogs are welcome if owners bring their own life jackets with them on board. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 8 and up. This charter can only be booked with a minimum of 4 guests. Please contact for special arrangements. Rates start at $150 per person. See Details
Quincy Quarries Reservation Quincy Quarries Reservation is dog-friendly. The home of the birth of the large scale granite industry, this park is no longer a quarry, but is now a mecca for rock climbers to hang out with their pooches. You and Fido are free to explore the park on the trails that weave around the jutting rocks all over. There are a number of picnic areas dotted around the park too. Dog owners are reminded to keep their pets on a leash for the duration of their visit and to preserve the cleanliness of the park by cleaning up after them. Quincy Quarries Reservation is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Squantum Point Park Dogs are welcome at Squantum Point Park, where a Naval airfield once stood. The area is now a pretty waterfront park that with great views across the Boston skyline and the harbor. Ornithologists will love the varied bird life that call the park their home, including a number of interesting wild birds. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy the park, as long as they are on a leash and you clean up any mess after them. Squantum Point Park is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Faxon Park Faxon Park is pet-friendly. Originally the Town’s South Commons, the park now consists of children’s playground equipment, a basketball court, two little league baseball fields, a lighted softball field, and picnic area with pavilion. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore the walking paths that meander around the park and its amenities. See Details
Nahant Doggie Beach Dogs are welcome on the beach from October 1st through April 30th as long as they are leashed. They are strictly prohibited the rest of the year. See Details
Stodder's Neck Dog Park Stoddard's Neck Dog Park is a fun place for dogs. It is surrounded on three sides by water, an on the front by a 4 foot rock wall. The park is grassy and has trails for you you walk on, woods to romp in, and hills to roll down. The swimming is great too! People bring thier own water (there are bowls everywhere) and poop bag stations are located throughout the park. Most people there are friendly and responsible, and there are benches and picnic tables for them to socialize at as well! Stoddard's Neck is even easy to get to. Just hop on Route 3A, go through Weymouth, and right over the Weymouth/Hingham line. Go just past Abigail Adams Park. Immediatley after a small bridge but BEFORE the Dodge dealership the park in on the opposite side of the road. See Details
Castle Island Beach Dogs are welcome to join you on-leash during the off season at this lovely South Boston beach. See Details
Cat Rock Park Your pet will love to frolic and play off-leash in this park with wooded trails and a swimming pond. Be careful as the park is unfenced. See Details
Peter's Park This new, fenced, off-leash dog park includes a separate area for smaller dogs, benches to rest and relax on, and plenty of clean gravel. This park is over 13,000 square feet which includes a 3,000 square feet small dog area. See Details
Carson Beach Leashed dogs are welcome on the beach offseason, from Labor Day through Memorial Day. See Details
The Revolutionary Story Tour 'The Revolutionary Story Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Mike. Tour the major landmarks of Boston on the Freedom Trail and learn about the history of the city. Dogs may have to be kept outside or carried in burial grounds. The experience lasts 3.5 hours and can accommodate up to 12 guests ages 10 and up. Children are allowed - it's just not the kids version of history. Rates start at $55 per person. See Details
Sheepfold This beautiful Stoneham park has something for everyone - wide open fields, secluded woodlands, and scenic lakes. Pets welcome on-leash. See Details
Fresh Pond Reservation Dog Park Cambridge resident pets are welcome to play off-leash at this lovely reservation. There are even two ponds where pets are permitted to take a swim! Dogs must stay off mowed lawns and most paved trails. See Details
Thorndike Field NEW Off-Leash Dog Park in Arlington, MA! It just opened on May 21, 2012. See Details
Beaver Brook Reservation Pets are welcome on-leash on the trails at this lovely Waltham reservation, which includes ponds and a cascading waterfall. See Details
Boston Water Taxi Dogs welcome on Taxi rides. There is no additional fee for dogs to ride, but please let the Water Taxi know you are traveling with a dog when calling ahead. City Water Taxi is now operating under BHC Water Taxi. Rates are now $10.00 for all stops (excluding stops at Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf). Stops to Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf is now $15. Children under 12 ride free. Please Note: Stop 4 - Liberty Wharf and stop 10 - Atlantic Wharf are summer-only. See Details
2-hour Sail on Boston Harbor '2-hour Sail on Boston Harbor' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Caitlyn, Grant and Emilio. Head off for a 2-hour sail on historic Boston Harbor with your host. Dogs are welcome on private tours and on tours where the other guests don't mind. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests of all ages. Minors should be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Rates start at $35 per person. See Details
Escape Room & Exclusive Backstage Tour 'Escape Room & Exclusive Backstage Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Marie. Your well-behaved pooch is welcome to join you on a private experience to escape the room in a given amount of time. You will need to solve puzzles along way in order to solve the game and escape the room! If bringing Fido along, you must book a private experience. Contact host prior to booking. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 14 and up. Players under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. You MUST PLEASE call ahead if you would like to bring kids younger than 14 and dogs. Rates start at $39 per person. See Details
The Apple Store Everyone in this store is so friendly and well-behaved canines are always welcome. See Details
Freedom Trail Fido can walk in the footsteps of America’s founding fathers by following the Freedom Trail through downtown Boston. All you need to enjoy this free attraction is your dog’s leash and a good pair of walking shoes. The 2.5- mile red brick trail will lead you right to 16 of Boston’s most historic sites, so you don’t even need a map! See Details
Riverhead Beach Riverhead Beach is pet-friendly. Located on Marblehead Harbor, across the Causeway from Devereux Beach, the area spans 1.65-acres and offers a beach area and a boat ramp. It's a great place for dogs to run and play during low tide. Dogs must be leashed and all mess should be cleaned up after them. See Details
Pawsh Dog Boutique Dogs are always welcome at Pawsh! Stop in for a sniff! See Details
Waltham Dog Ranch New dog park in waltham! Totally fenced in...with poop bags and obstacles... There are bowls provides, but bring your own water... There's separate areas for small (<30lbs) and large dogs... Take metropolitan parkway (across from forest st) off trapelo road....follow it up a hill...the park is behind the old metropolitan state hospital admissions building. See Details