Dog Friendly Activities in Union, CT

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Union, and 38 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 Union.

Pet Friendly Bigelow Hollow State Park
Bigelow Hollow State Park Dog-friendly Bigelow Hollow State Park in Union, CT, offers boating, fishing and hiking to locals and visitors. Stretching over 9,000 acres, the park has scenic hiking trails and access points to Mashapaug Lake & Bigelow Pond. Please keep Fido leashed during your visit. See Details
Pet Friendly Tree House Brewing Company
Tree House Brewing Company Tree House Brewing Co. is a dog-friendly artisanal brewery located in Charlton, MA. Creating small, hand-crafted batches of beer using well water and luxury ingredients, their goal is to make the best beer in the world without compromising values or quality. Try the Vanilla Bean Truth stout, Ghost Emoji double IPA, Walk in the Sun double IPA, or Dreamer Hefeweizen when you're visiting! See Details
Wells State Park Wells State Park is dog-friendly. This pretty wooded area surrounding a pond, ideal for angling or recreational boat use, is a lovely park to bring Fido for a taste of the outdoors. The best hike is up Carpenter Rocks, leading to a fantastic view of the park and the surrounding area. Dogs are welcome on a leash, as long as owners clean up any mess that they leave behind. Wells State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Brookfield Orchards Brookfield Orchards is pet-friendly. Although the Country store and snack bar are off-limits to dogs, the orchard grounds are dog-friendly including the playground. The orchard has seasonal pick-your-own apples where dogs are welcome on leash. See Details
Phaiah's Dog Park Phaiah's Dog Park is a pet-friendly recreation area in Connecticut. The park is divided into two sections, one for large dogs and another for small. The park is fenced-in, so your pooch can play freely without the constraints of a leash. They have benches, trash barrels, and poop bags to clean up any mess that is left behind by your pooch. There's also a nice shady trail to enjoy with your leashed pup. See Details
Natchaug State Forest Dogs are allowed at Natchaug State Forest, where picnicking is popular among visitors. The name Natchaug comes from the term "between rivers" and in this case is referring to the location of the forest being between the Bigelow and Still Rivers. Your pooch can join you in the picnic areas and on the hiking trails at this park. The forest recreation areas are open every day of the week from 8 am until sunset. See Details
Mansfield Drive-in Theatre Well-behaved pups are welcome to come see a double feature movie at The Mansfield Drive-In Theatre located in Mansfield Center, CT. Dogs must be on leashed at all times, and owners must clean up after them. Please be mindful that if your dog is barking or disrupting the movie or they'll need to be taken out. Please note that dogs are welcome at the movies, but not the Sunday market. See Details
Westville Dam Recreation Area Pets are welcome to join you on-leash on the hiking trails of this beautiful Sturbridge park. See Details
Moosup Valley State Park Trail The Moosup Valley State Park 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 Moosup! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Moosup Valley State Park 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
Opacum Woods Opacum Woods is a dog-friendly conservation area in Sturbridge, MA. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you on the 266-acre property that offers approximately four miles of hiking trails. There are separate trails marked with blue, red, yellow, and green blazes. Enjoy trekking through the forest near ponds, swaps, and vernal pools. See Details
Belding Wildlife Management Area The Belding Wildlife Management Area is open to hiking with your dog. There's never a crowd, so it's great to take Fido on a hike in the peaceful outdoors. There's a pond for fishing, and the blazed trails follow rivers that branch from Valley Falls.

Dogs must be leashed.
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Recreation Park Recreation Park is pet-friendly. Located next to the tennis courts, the fenced area contains two sections, one for big dogs and one for small breeds. Dogs are welcome to play off-leash, as long as they are well-behaved and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Creaser Park Dogs are welcome on-leash at this lovely public park, which includes a clean, sandy-bottomed pond where you can wade while your dog swims. See Details
Hop River State Park Trail The Hop River State Park 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 Bolton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Hop River State Park 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
Gay City State Park Dogs are welcome on the trails and at the picnic areas of Gay City State Park, but are not permitted on any of the beaches on the shores of the Blackledge River. It'll be interesting for you and Fido to imagine the scores of people that used to go about their days at this old mill town in the 18th and 19th century. The mill burned down in 1830 and the town gradually emptied. Over one hundred years later, the whole area was named as a state park and is now a wonderful place for people to wander with their leashed pups on the trails. Gay City State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Airline North State Park Trail The Airline North State Park 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 Hampton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Airline North State Park 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
Spencer State Forest Spencer State Forest is a state-owned, pet-friendly recreation area in Spencer, Massachusetts. This 965-acre park is varied and beautiful, with stunning trees towering above beaten paths. There are a number of dog-friendly trails that run for miles through the woods and across rivers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners around the park on a leash, as long as owners clean up any mess that they leave behind. Spencer State Forest is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Goodwin State Forest Goodwin State Forest is a dog-friendly wooded area that covers three square miles. In addition to pine trees all over, the centrepiece of the park is the beautiful 135 acre Pine Acres Lake. Fido is welcome to join you in the park as long as they are on a leash under seven-feet in length. Goodwin State Forest is open an hour before sunrise and closes an hour after sunset. See Details
Nipmuck State Forest and Bigelow Hollow State Park Dogs are welcome at Nipmuck State Forest and Bigelow Hollow State Park. This union area contains 9,000 acres of hiking trails and has a lovely 18-acre pond. You can enjoy the picnic areas and trails among the blossoming bushes, trees, and meadows contrasted by the shady woodlands. Nipmuck State Forest and Bigelow Hollow State Park is open from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Tractor Supply Co. Dogs are always welcome in Tractor Supply. Just keep them on a leash and, if they do have an accident, make sure to clean up after them. See Details
TA Willington Has a Country Pride, Burger King, Dunkin' Donuts, Country Store and Minit Mart Store. This location has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care products. See Details
Old Sturbridge Village Old Sturbridge Village is pet-friendly for members on Dog Days. OSV is a living history museum that allows dogs on certain days during the month for members only. The village is open Wednesday through Sunday from 9:30am to 4:00pm. Check out their website for Dog Day dates. See Details
Mansfield Hollow State Park Lots of trails and huge lake for dogs to swim. Must be on the leash and bring your own waste bags See Details
Bolton Notch State Park Enjoy hiking with your pup at Bolton Notch State Park. The hiking trail is unmarked and begins across from the parking lot. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times. See Details