Dog Friendly Activities in South Plainfield, NJ

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in South Plainfield, and 67 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 South Plainfield.

Pet Friendly Southside Dog Park
Southside Dog Park Southside Dog Park is a canine recreation area in South Plainfield. The dog park is divided into a large pooch area and one for smaller pups. Bring your dog along to meet others and play in the grass without a leash. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess left behind. See Details
Pet Friendly Brookdale Dog Park
Brookdale Dog Park This huge new dog park is fully fenced with a separate small dog area, agility equipment, running water, waste bags, and gravel mulch. See Details
The Mall at Short Hills Offering a variety of stores, services, restaurants, and entertainment options, The Mall at Short Hills is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike. Dog stroller rentals make it easy for you and your pup to explore the mall's offerings. Individual store policies on pets vary, and pets are not permitted in any food establishment. Pets are allowed in the common area of the shopping center provided they are in a pet carrier. Complimentary dog strollers for dogs weighing 20 pounds or less can be rented at mall security, concourse level during all mall hours. Individual stores must be consulted for their pet policy. See Details
Dog Park The Dog Park is located in the Sewaren section near Alvin P. Williams Park. It has two separate fenced areas, water fountains, benches, shade, gazebos, agility equipment, poop bags, trash cans, and parking. It's also near the water, so there is usually a nice breeze. See Details
Mountain Lakes Open Space Area Mountain Lakes Open Space Area provides hiking opportunities along with picturesque views. The 75-acre protected area has 8 miles of easy dog friendly hikes. Just keep Fido on a leash while on the trails. You can also fish in the beautiful man-made lake. See Details
Bicentennial Park A nice little park on a 7 mile long lake. There are hiking trails in the woods along the lake with many places to sit and enjoy. There are lots of fish in the lake, and it is a popular place to fish. The lake allows non-motorized boats, so it's also a great place to kayak with you dog. You can stop at many enclaves to give you and the dog a rest. The community park has a paved path for the disabled, as well as picnic areas with grills, a soccer field, and tennis courts. Dogs must be leashed within the park. See Details
East Brunswick Dog Park at Heavenly Farms Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this fenced dog park with water fountains, waste bags, separate small dog area and lights for night use. Open till 10pm. See Details
Lewis Morris Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this fenced dog park with both macadam and grass areas. Waste bags are provided and there is a separate area for smaller pets. See Details
South Mountain Dog Park This spacious dog park in Maplewood includes separate areas for large and small dogs. You and your pooch will also discover a number of agility courses to try out, for dogs, but you could have a go too if you want. All mess that dogs leave behind must be cleaned up after. See Details
Rutgers Garden There is a wonderful expanse of gardens here made by Rutgers University, as well as tons of hiking trails along the Raritan River. Trails are well maintained and easy to walk on. The gardens are well manicured and have lots of places to sit and enjoy. Pets must be on a secure leash at all times. See Details
Mills Reservation Bring your pet for an on-leash hike in this lovely park which offers trails of varying difficulty for different levels of hikers. See Details
Echo Lake Dog Park Pets love to roam free at this 3-acre fenced dog park, which includes a separate small dog area and benches for owners to relax on. See Details
Wolfe's Pond Park This public park includes a special area and walking trail for dogs and hosts loads of dog-related events, including agility trials. The dog run is located to left of Cornelia Avenue. See Details
Tamaques Park Tamaques Park is a dog friendly park with a pond, small woods area, picnic area with built in grill, and a lot more. There's a lot of grass, several baseball fields, a tennis court, and jungle gyms as well. See Details
Cameron Dog Park This Parsippany off-leash dog park is a rarely-crowded undiscovered gem. See Details
Riverside County Park Riverside County Park has two double fenced area, one for large dogs and one for small dogs. It also has a water faucet, bowls and toys available for the dogs. There are park benches for the people to sit and trees for shade. Ice cream trucks and other vendors frequent the area as well. See Details
PAWS Dog Run Basking Ridge residents may bring their pets to play off-leash at this small dog park. See Details
Bark Park of Old Bridge Bark Park of Old Bridge has a separate park for under 30 lbs and over 30 lbs. See Details
Rocky Top Dog Park Pets are welcome off-leash at this Kingston, NJ dog park. See Details
Donaldson Park Dog Park This busy off-leash dog park is a great place to bring your pet to socialize. Fully fenced with benches, shade, and running water in season. See Details
Linden Dog Park KEEP YOUR DOGS IN SHAPE The Linden Dog Park is located between So. Wood Ave. and Lower Rd. next to the PAL baseball fields in Memorial Park. Cool drinking water is available. The Park has a fenced in area with lots of space to run. See Details
Colonial Dog Park There's plenty of room for your pet to play off-leash at this large, fenced dog park, which includes shade trees and grassy spaces. See Details
Roxbury Dog Park at Emmans Park Bring your pet for a bit of off-leash exercise at this fenced dog park, which includes benches and pea gravel ground cover to reduce mud. See Details