Dog Friendly Activities in Seal Beach, CA

There are 3 dog friendly activities in Seal Beach, and 130 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 Seal Beach.

Pet Friendly Gum Grove Park
Gum Grove Park Gum Grove Park is a 10 acre gem that is one of the largest and best dog parks in the area. It is fully fenced in and has water and dog bags at the Avalon entrance. There are two parking areas for park users: The main entrance is on Avalon and the second and smaller one is on Herone Pointe off of Seal Beach Blvd. This park has a old closed main road that cuts through it at the base and many nice trails that are branching on the above sloping hill. You can also hike the Hellman Trail which dead ends about a quarter mile north. Make sure to keep your dog on a leash, since local leash laws are always in effect. See Details
Pet Friendly San Gabriel River Trail
San Gabriel River Trail The San Gabriel River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Seal Beach! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the San Gabriel River 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
Electric Avenue Median Park The Electric Avenue Median Park 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 Seal Beach! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Electric Avenue Median Park. 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
Rosie's Dog Beach Rosie's Dog Beach is located along Ocean Blvd between Roycroft and Argonne Avenues. This area is not fenced in and is not a dedicated "dog beach." Some bags are provided in dispensers, but users are encouraged to bring their own bags from home. The Dog Zone is in effect from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM daily. Rosie's Dog Beach one may be closed occasionally due to a special event or poor beach conditions. Dogs are not permitted at times other than scheduled hours, or any other place than Dog Zone and access paths. Please see the website for more dog beach rules. See Details
Huntington Dog Beach Huntington Dog Beach is considered doggy-heaven by most visitors. Dogs come from all over the world to play in the sand and splash in the surf. Visitors are asked to abide by good doggy etiquette which includes properly disposing of pet waste and ensuring that your dog is non-aggressive and under control at all times. Dog Beach amenities include public restrooms, grassy area with picnic tables, and drinking fountains for dogs and humans. See Details
Newport Beach Leashed dogs are allowed before 10:00 am and after 4:30 pm on ocean front beaches. On bay front beaches, leashed dogs are allowed before 9:00 am and after 5:00 pm. The person in control of the dog must have in his or her possession, an implement or device capable of removing any feces deposited by the animal. See Details
Disneyland Resort Kennel Club The Disneyland Kennel Club is located adjacent to the main entrance of the park. Dog owners may use the kennel club while they are in the park. Attendants are not permitted to feed, water, or walk pets, so owners must come back to attend to their pet's needs throughout the day. Owners must provide their own food, water, toys, blankets, and comfort items. Proof of vaccination paperwork is required. The Disneyland Resort Kennel Club opens 30 minutes prior to the earliest park opening time and typically closes 30 minutes after the latest park closing time. Kennels are available for your pets on a first-come, first-serve basis. Reservations will not be accepted. For more information, call (714) 781-7662. See Details
Shady Canyon Trail Loop The Shady Canyon Trail Loop is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Irvine! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Shady Canyon Trail Loop. 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
Fashion Island Overlooking the ocean, Fashion Island offers distinctive shopping and dining in a coastal resort setting. Fashion Island allows dogs in the common areas of the Center. Dogs are not allowed in the food court or grassy areas of Fashion Island, and it is up to individual stores whether they allow dogs inside. See Details
Rio Hondo River Trail The Rio Hondo River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Long Beach! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the LARIO 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
Huntington Beach Best Friend Dog Park The Best Friend Dog Park is located in beautiful Huntington Central Park at the intersection of Edwards Street & Inlet Drive in Huntington Beach, CA. The dog park is separated into two sections. The larger section is for large dogs. The smaller section, measuring about a half-acre, is for small dogs and/or larger dogs with handicaps. From the Small Dog side, there is a beautiful view of Lake Huntington! There are drinking stations supplied with fresh water located throughout both sides of the dog park. In addition, there are canopied areas throughout the dog park for protection from the sun. Admission to the dog park is absolutely free. In addition to fresh water for your dogs, poop bags are located in dispensers throughout the dog park. ​ See Details
Holiday Lights Cocktail Yacht Cruise 'Holiday Lights Cocktail Yacht Cruise' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Dale. Enjoy the Holiday Lights from the water on a cocktail cruise. This voyage will take you along the beautiful Southern California coast to enjoy the spectacular sunset and the starlit evening sky. Bring extra snacks for you and your pooch, too. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Dogs are welcome to join in on your experience! Rates start at $75 per person. See Details
Recreation Park Dog Park Recreation Park Dog Park is a two-acre dog park with separately fenced areas for small dogs and large dogs. The park also features trees, benches, water, and waste bags. Park may be closed Mondays before noon for maintenance. See Details
Carbon Canyon Regional Park Leashed pets are welcome to enjoy the plentiful offerings of this 124-acre park which also feature a grove of coastal redwood. The developed areas include expansive grassy areas perfect for picnicking, two fishing piers, and a facility for sports. The undeveloped area features a nature trail through the redwoods--a perfect walk for amateur naturalists, birdwatchers, and hikers. See Details
Forrestal Nature Reserve With some of the best remaining native wildlife habitat and hiking trails, this 155-acre Reserve is a key component of the Peninsula's natural environment and a significant part of the Palos Verdes Nature Preserve. See Details
Arts District Dog Park Arts District Dog Park is a small, private, non-profit dog park with separate areas for small or timid dogs. The park is run run by volunteers in the community. See Details
El Dorado East Regional Park El Dorado Park has a fenced-in off-leash dog area that is divided into a big dog/little dog area. Plenty of water and poop bags but you do have to pay an entrance fee if you drive your pooch to the park. See Details
Angel City Brewery Angel City Brewery specializes in craft beer, and they welcomes dogs to join their humans in nearly every area, with the exception of the brewing area. Just keep your dog leashed at all times and clean up after them. See Details
SoCal Photo Shoot for Your Pup SoCal Photo Shoot for Your Pup is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Meet your host at the iconic Laguna Beach Lifeguard Tower on Main Beach to begin your photo session. Sessions are scheduled early in the morning or during the golden hour around sunset. Rates start at $129. See Details
Pacific Electric Right Of Way Pacific Electric Right Of Way 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 Long Beach! See Details
Fullerton Pooch Park This clean, grassy, off-leash dog park is fully fenced with running water and water bowls, lights for night use, and a friendly crowd of regulars. Pooch Park features a small dog area, a large dog area, and a third "wood chip" area that is open to all dogs. All pooches and their owners are welcome provided everyone follows the rules and regulations and owners pick up after their dogs. The Fullerton Pooch Park is closed to the public every Wednesday for routine maintenance. See Details
Vineland Drive-In Pull up, grab some popcorn, and enjoy a movie with Fido from the privacy of your car at this throwback drive-in movie theater. Dogs kept on a leash, cleaned up after, and cannot be brought inside the snack bar. See Details
Turtle Rock Trail The Turtle Rock Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Irvine! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Turtle Rock 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
The Fun Zone Boat Company Your pup is welcome to join you as you tour Newport Beach from the water on a Fun Zone Boat Company harbor cruise. Watch the sea lions frolic and enjoy sights of celebrity homes as you cruise on the 45-minute or 90-minute harbor tours. Just leash up your dog and make sure she is comfortable on the water, and you both will have an unforgettable time. See Details