Dog Friendly Activities in Tacoma, WA

There are 19 dog friendly activities in Tacoma. 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 Tacoma.

Pet Friendly Chambers Creek Regional Park Off Leash Areas
Chambers Creek Regional Park Off Leash Areas Fido is welcome to explore off-leash in some areas of the Chambers Creek Regional Park in Tacoma, WA. Beach access for dogs is available south of the bridge, adjacent to Chambers Bay Golf Course. There is also a one-acre, fenced-in recreation space on-site with a separate area for small, shy and senior dogs. SUNDogs (Safe, Unleashed, Natural), a nonprofit group, maintains and funds the dog park site. See Details
Pet Friendly Point Defiance Park Off-Leash Area
Point Defiance Park Off-Leash Area Point Defiance Park has a seven-acre off-leash area where Fido is welcome to roam without physical restraints. The fenced-in recreation space is located along Five Mile Dr, south of Fort Nisqually. Amenities of the park include shade shelters, a waterfront bluff area and a separate small dog area. See Details
Wet Noses Dry Paws Wet Noses Dry Paws is an indoor dog park in Tacoma, WA. This park features 6,000 sq. ft. of space for Fido and his furry friends to play off-leash. They have a built-in turf potty zone, tennis balls and agility equipment for Fido to utilize! See Details
Wright Park Wright Park is a downtown Tacoma, WA, community recreation oasis of peace and serenity. Your leashed pup can stroll beside you along the wooded pathways past the scenic pond. This dog-friendly multi-use park also features playgrounds, sports courts and picnic areas. See Details
Incline Cider House Incline Cider House is a dog friendly, family owned and operated taproom showcasing incline ciders alongside rotating PNW craft ciders, with 16 ciders on draft. Food delivery is available. Fido is welcome to sit with you both inside and outside the taproom. Incline Cider House is open Tuesday through Friday from 2pm to 9pm, Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, and on Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Dog Park at Wapato Park A fully-fenced dog park with three separate areas for pets to roam off-leash is located at Wapato Park in Tacoma, WA. One of the three spaces is reserved just for small dogs to ensure they have a comfortable and safe visit. Water, benches and shelters are provided on-site. See Details
Rogers Playfield Rogers Playfield is a 1.5-acre off-leash dog park in Tacoma, WA. Here, your furry friend can safely play with his pet companions in a fully-fenced recreation site. The park includes drinking fountains, benches and shade shelters. See Details
Browns Point Lighthouse Park Your leashed four-legged friend will love joining you at the beautiful Browns Point Lighthouse Park in Tacoma, WA. This pet-friendly beach park includes a historic lighthouse, picnic areas and waterfront access. See Details
Photograph Tacoma with a Local Pro 'Photograph Tacoma with a Local Pro' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Joe. Contact host prior to booking so host can tailor experience to be more dog friendly. Your award-winning travel photographer host will show you and your pooch around his hometown. You'll be taught tips and tricks while photographing the beautiful area - historic buildings, modern architecture, boats and ships, the waterfront and public gardens, and amazing views of Mount Rainier. Bring your own camera. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 16 and up. Guests must be comfortable walking several miles. Rates start at $94 per person. See Details
Owen Beach Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at Owen Beach in Tacoma, WA. This pet-friendly recreation site features waterfront picnic shelters with grills, tables, a restroom, ample parking and a seasonal concession stand. See Details
Vassault Park Local pet owners love the neighborhood recreation space, Vassault Park, in Tacoma, WA. This pet-friendly park is excellent for bringing your leashed dog for a stroll or catching a baseball game. See Details
Jack Hyde Park Jack Hyde Park is a dog-friendly recreation space in Tacoma, WA. Leashed pets are welcome to stroll at this waterfront park which is settled on Commencement Bay. While you and Fido stroll along the walkways, take a chance to watch the skiers and kayakers enjoying the water. See Details
Minitti Field Minitti Field is located on the campus of Tacoma Community College in Tacoma, WA. This pet-friendly field is an excellent spot for playing catch with Fido or walking along the trails which loop the property. See Details
Old Town Park Tacoma, WA, is home to the 1.34-acre Old Town Park. This dog-friendly recreation space is perfect for spending a relaxing afternoon with your leashed pet. Amenities of the park include a covered picnic area, playground, paved walking trails and basketball court. See Details
Fort Nisqually Living History Museum Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome at this living history museum located in Point Defiance Park, and includes a trade store, working blacksmith shop, laborers dwelling house, demonstration kitchen, and kitchen garden. It is open Wednesday - Sunday from 11am – 4pm fall-spring, and daily 11am - 5 pm in the summer. Tickets cost $6-$9 plus taxes and fees. See Details
Off Day Beer and Wine Off Day Beer and Wine in Tacoma, WA, welcomes Fido to join you at a table in their dog-friendly taproom. You and your pup can relax and hang out with friends while enjoying bottles of beer, wine, cider and kombucha. See Details
Odd Otter Brewing Company Odd Otter Brewing Company is a pet-friendly establishment located in Tacoma, WA. Fido is welcome to join you inside or at an outdoor table on their patio. Their pouring list often changes, but they offer various craft beers with a seltzer option. Dog bandanas are also available for purchase. See Details
North 47 Brewing Co North 47 Brewing Co is a dog-friendly taproom in the Browns Point Shopping Center of Tacoma, WA. Leashed and friendly pups can join you at a table inside or outdoors. They offer craft beers, guest ciders and select Cave B wines for you to try. Various board games for entertainment and pretzels to snack on are available. Ordering food from local businesses to bring is allowed. See Details
Wapato Park Wapato Lake Park is a one-acre public recretaion space on the edge of a 285-acre lake in Tacoma, WA. This dog-friendly park welcomes leashed pups to join their owners for a visit. Dogs can stroll along the short trail that leads to a tiny sand beach, play off-leash in the dog park or walk along the 0.9-mile path around the lake. See Details
Fort Steilacoom Dog Park The dog park at Fort Steilacoom Park in Lakewood, WA, is a great spot to bring Fido to play off-leash. This fenced-in recreation space spans 22 acres near the community park's historic barns and Waughop Lake Trial. Amenities of the space include water fountains, benches, trees, logs and a separate small dog area. Ensure Fido is leashed when transitioning out of the gated space and back into the public park. See Details