Dog Friendly Activities in Tarpon Springs, FL

There are 6 dog friendly activities in Tarpon Springs. 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 Tarpon Springs.

Pet Friendly Anderson Park Paw Playground
Anderson Park Paw Playground This fenced, off-leash dog park includes separate small dog area, shade trees, watering stations, and benches for humans to relax on. See Details
Brasserie Saint Somewhere Brasserie Saint Somewhere is dog-friendly! A brewer of traditional Belgian style ales, this small batch brewery welcomes leashed pets on its front porch and in the yard. Head over to one of Brasserie Saint Somewhere's outdoor tables, tie Fido up, and pop inside to order a beer. The two of you can sit out at one of its four small tables or at its large table with umbrellas. Brasserie Saint Somewhere is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Craig Park Craig Park is pet-friendly. Located just a couple of blocks away from the historic downtown, this beautiful park is very welcoming to dogs and their owners on an afternoon stroll. Keep your pup on a leash and walk on the sidewalk that circles the Spring Bayou. You can stop along the way to enjoy lunch at one of the picnic benches. Don't forget to keep an eye out for the manatees in the water during the winter. Craig Park is open every day of the week from 7am to 6pm. See Details
AutoZone Auto Parts AutoZone Auto Parts in Tarpon Springs is pet-friendly. The largest retailer of automotive parts and accessories offers everything you need to refresh your car, including tires, batteries, and more. Leashed dogs are welcome inside the store, as long as they are well-behaved. AutoZone Auto Parts is open Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 8:00pm, Saturday from 7:30am to 9:00pm and Sunday from 8:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Lowe's Home Improvement Lowe's Home Improvement is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to this Tarpon Springs store and sniff out the best deals on DIY, garden supplies and other household items. Leashed canines are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved. Lowe's Home Improvement is open Monday through Friday from 6am to 9pm, Saturday from 6am to 10pm and Sunday from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Picnic Island Beach Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at the beach here. Just be careful as the area is not fully fenced. See Details
Honeymoon Island State Park Freedom to roam, white sandy beachfront, gentle lapping waves and crystalline water means happy pooches and owners alike at Honeymoon Island State Park in Dunedin, FL. In addition to having their own beach on the southern tip of the island, dogs are also allowed on the nature trail. Pets must be on a 6-foot handheld leash at all times while in these areas. See Details
Logan Gate Dog Park One of Hillsborough County's newest dog parks, this park is located in Citrus Park/Carrollwood area. The play area features 5 acres with a 6 foot galvanized chain link fence with double gated entries. The area is split into two separate access areas for small and large dogs. In addition, there are water fountains for people and dogs, picnic tables, shelters, dog washes, a hitching post, and doggie mitt receptacles. See Details
Gandy Bridge Causeway Pets are welcome to play and swim on this St. Petersburg beach. See Details
West Park Dog Park Hillsborough counties first dog park, it is conveniently located in the western part of the county near Tampa International Airport. The play area features 5 acres with a 6 foot galvanized chain link fence with double gated entries. The area is split into two separate access areas for small and large dogs. In addition, there are water fountains for people and dogs, picnic tables, shelters, dog washes, a hitching post, and doggie mitt receptacles. The park has many shade trees, an adjacent children's playground, and baseball fields. This is a great destination for the entire family to enjoy time outside with their favorite pooch. See Details
Tampa Waterfront Photo Walk 'Tampa Waterfront Photo Walk' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Fitz. Your host will capture some amazing memories of you and your pooch while visiting Tampa's waterfront. You will walk along, passing fountains, the Glazier Children's' Museum, the Riverwalk, along with some hidden gems. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $54 per person. See Details
Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park has 8,000 acres of nature trails that you can enjoy with Fido. There is also a bike trails that leads all of the way to Suncoast Parkway. Dogs are allowed only in day-use area only, and must be on leash no more than six feet in length. Owners are requested to pick up after dogs.
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Gadsden Dog Park This shady, well-kept Tampa off-leash park is a local favorite. Includes separate areas for large and small dogs, with one area at rest in rotation. See Details
Al Lopez Dog Park Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash as you explore this massive park, or off-leash in one of the two fenced dog parks. Dog parks include separate area for small dogs. See Details
Enterprise Dog Park Enterprise Dogs Park is a spacious field where dogs can play off leash. There are plenty of water and poop bag stations available.
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Meadows Dog Park Meadows Dog Park is nestled away in the back of a neighborhood. It is located on a river with one side for small dogs, and another side for large dogs. There is play equipment for kids as well.
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Crest Lake Dog Park Unfortunately, this beach is temporarily closed. See Details
Upper Tampa Bay Trail The Upper Tampa Bay Trail 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 Tampa! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Upper Tampa Bay 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
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Dog Park Curtis Hixon Waterfront Dog Park is fully-fenced with artificial turf, agility equipment, drinking water, disposal bags, and trash cans. See Details
Israeli Vegetarian Cooking Experience 'Israeli Vegetarian Cooking Experience' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Shani. This cooking workshop with Israel’s food stylist Shani Holtzeker Gamili is a great way to learn about the culture through the food. Dogs are welcome if they get along with other pups. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $70 per person. See Details
Windsong Charters & Boat Rentals Fido loves the water. Fido loves the beach. Throw in a boat and an island to run free and you've made your best friend extremely happy! Windsong offers sailing charters, pontoon boat rentals, kayaks, canoes and CraigCats. (Don't tell the dog he's riding a cat!) See Details
Sand Key Dog Park Sand Key Dog Park is located near the beach and has separate sides for small dogs and large dogs with a watering station for both. It's always very clean and uncrowded. See Details
Anclote Gulf Dog Park This park is designed for both small and large dogs, consisting of over 24,000 square feet. There are fenced areas for both sizes, plus a doggie drinking fountain, fire hydrant, tunnels to run through, and even covered benches for the owners to sit and watch. See Details