Dog Friendly Activities in San Juan Bautista, CA

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in San Juan Bautista, and 15 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 San Juan Bautista.

Pet Friendly Fremont Peak State Park
Fremont Peak State Park Dogs are allowed at Fremont Peak State Park. The park has a great view of Monterey Bay, San Benito Valley, Salinas Valley, and the Santa Lucia Mountains east of Big Sur. The woodlands in the area are home to lots of different birds and animals. Fido is welcome to join you at certain communal areas at this state park, including campsites and picnic areas. Unfortunately, pets are not permitted to join you on the trails. Fremont Peak State Park is open all year round from 8am until one and a half hours after Sunset. See Details
Pet Friendly Marina (Schoonover) Dog Park
Marina (Schoonover) Dog Park Ex-ball field. Now a great off-leash dog park. The chain link fence encloses two sides: one for small dogs, the other for all dogs. There are trash cans and pooper-scoopers at the park for you to use. Water bowls are also provided (bring water to share). See Details
Manresa State Beach Leashed dogs are welcome to join you at this Watsonville beach. See Details
Toro County Park Dogs allowed on leash. Many miles of great hiking trails varying from flat to very steep. A 2200 foot climb to Simas Peak is rewarded with a fantastic view of the Salinas Valley and Monterey Bay. Toro Park is Salinas' top location for horseback riding, mountain biking and other outdoor activities. 20+ miles of trails over 4756 acres. Over 100 geocache sites are located at Toro Park. It is also a popular spot for birding, and is a stop on the Central Coast Birding Trail. Park for free just outside the main gate or inside for a per vehicle fee. See Details
Morgan Hill Dog Park Your pet will love to play off-leash at this fenced dog run with separate small dog area, trees for shade, water fountains, and waste bags. See Details
Watsonville Slough National Wildlife Refuge and Trail System Wildlife Sanctuary on Westside of Watsonville. Trail system around Watsonville Slough in view of Pacific Coast Highway. Features include trail system and pristine nature preserve. See Details
Frank Klauer Memorial Dog Park This wide, fenced area is a great place to bring your pet to get some much needed off-leash exercise. See Details
Dog Park at Natividad Creek Park The off-leash park is located on an acre at Natividad Creek Park and includes watering stations, benches and separate green space for big dogs and small dogs. See Details
Pajaro River Levee Trail 7 miles of raised asphalt trail on top of the Pajaro River Levee. No waste bags, no water fountains, to trash cans till you get to Pajaro River Park. See Details
Martin J. Franich Park The City of Watsonville Parks and Community Services Department offers 28 beautiful and well-maintained parks totaling 184 acres for the public to enjoy, and that make Watsonville an ideal place to live, work, and play Franich Park includes a playground, dog park, youth baseball field, sand volleyball court, basketball court, and picnic and BBQ facilities. You don't feel isolated from the rest of the park, and dog-owners can be out with their dog and be part of the Community. *separate areas for large and small dogs *double door entry *waste bags provided in dog area and around perimeter of entire park *water fountains for dogs and humans *limited bench seating, however, locals donate and leave plastic chairs on a regular basis *plenty of shade *hard pack surface See Details
Pinto Lake County Park 183-acre park has a beautiful lake with fishing pier, baseball and soccer fields, playgrounds, trails, a dog park and disc golf course. Pavilions available by reservation. Features include double door entry, water fountains for humans and dogs, separate areas for large and small dogs, limited bench seating, adequate shade, treebark and wood surface, infrequent availability of waste bags, plenty of free parking. See Details
The Running Shop & Hops Leashed dogs are welcome at The Running Shop and Hops, housed in The Granary, which brings together a running store and a craft beer destination. Fido can help you pick out a pair of new sneakers and then chill out while you enjoy a craft beer on the patio. The Running Shop and Hops boasts over 80 craft beers on tap and even more are available in cans or bottles. The Running Shop is open Monday - Thursday 11am - 10pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 11pm, Sunday noon - 8pm. See Details
Fort Ord Dunes State Park Dogs are allowed at Fort Ord Dunes State Park. Built around the remains of Fort Ord, this state park stretches over 4 miles of coastline along Monterey Bay. Although pets are not permitted on the beach at Fort Ord Dunes State Park, Fido can join you on paved roads only and at the nearby Monterey State Beach, Asilomar State Beach, Carmel River State Beach, and Garrapata State Park. They are also permitted on paved roads in the park. See Details
Gizdich Ranch Gizdich Ranch is pet-friendly. This farm and ranch features apples, berries, baked goods and juices, plus a gift shop and an antique shop. Pick strawberries, apples and more. Dogs can't go down the fruit aisles but they were welcome all around the fields and farm house area. Gizdich Ranch is open every day of the week from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area is a pet-friendly destination for motorcyclists, 4-wheelers, picnickers, and campers in the Gabilan Mountains near San Jose. Fido can join you on a leash on the 5 miles of trails located at the end of Madrone camp for hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, and checking out the spring wildflowers. As well as these five miles of trails, there are 13 miles of dog-friendly trails at the Mudstone Ranch, a non-motorized section of the park. The park is open from October 1st through May 31st. See Details
Ramsay Park Family Center Ramsay Park Family Center is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to walk the trails at this community space in Watsonville. Leashed dogs are welcome at the park, as long as they are cleaned up after. See Details