Dog Friendly Activities in Westerville, OH

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Westerville. 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 Westerville.

Pet Friendly Brooksedge Dog Park
Brooksedge Dog Park The Brooksedge Dog Park in Westerville is a big fenced in area with 3 separate sections for different dog sizes. One of the sections is reserved for regrowth while the other two are used for small and medium/large dogs. The area has parking, doggie doo bags, trash cans, water bowls and fountains for the dogs and for people. There are benches for the people, and some large climbing toys and tennis balls for the dogs. Whenever there is a conflict here, the owners are very quick to separate the dogs. See Details
Pet Friendly Blendon Woods Metro Park
Blendon Woods Metro Park This Westerville public park has its own designated dog trail, which includes a doggie drinking fountain. Be careful of ticks in warm weather. See Details
Inniswood Metro Gardens Pets shall be permitted OUTSIDE of the formal gardens. All pets must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Rocky Fork Metro Park Rocky Fork Metro Park is pet-friendly. It's home to several dog friendly trails and a fenced-in dog park that's divided between small and large dogs. Both parks feature dog splash pads, a concrete area where dogs can drink and play in small fountains embedded in the concrete, a small covered shelter, and a large grassy area for the dogs to run and play. See Details
Genoa Trail The Genoa 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 Westerville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Genoa 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
Westerville Bikeway The Westerville Bikeway 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 Westerville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Westerville Bikeway. 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
Hoover Gardens & Gift Center Hoover Gardens & Gift Center is pet-friendly. Their mission is to serve the gardening, landscaping and home decorating needs in the community, one person at a time. Whether it’s diagnosing a pest problem, offering plant suggestions or providing inspiration for your next gardening project, they can help out. They are pet friendly, open year round, and even host local pet rescue groups at our special events in warmer weather. Keep an eye out for the cat who lives there. Hoover Gardens & Gift Center is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 6pm and Sunday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Wheeler Memorial Dog Park Locals love this neighborhood off-leash dog park, which is fully fenced with paths, benches, grass, hills, and trees. Bring water as pump was broken at last report. See Details
Big Walnut Dog Park Your pet will thank you for the chance to take a dip in the doggie swimming pond at this fenced, off-leash dog park. Also includes separate small dog area. See Details
Alum Creek Dog Park This great off-leash dog park includes separate, fenced areas for large and small dogs, as well as a doggie beach where pets can swim. See Details
Scioto Audubon Dog Park This dog park has a separate small dog area, benches, and drinking water. Great sized park with agility areas, digging sand pit, and lots of space to roam and explore. See Details
Nando's Dog Park at Darree Fields Park Pets go wild for this fenced dog park with separate small dog area, benches, picnic tables, and drinking water in summer. See Details
Goodale Park This Columbus public park is a beautiful spot to take your pooch for a walk. Pets welcome if they are leashed. See Details
Whetstone Park Leashed dogs are welcome in Whetstone Park, which is located on North High Street in Columbus. See Details
Scioto Greenway Scioto Greenway is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pooch for a walk alongside the Scioto River on this paved pathway. The trail itself is just over 12 miles in length and is a great way to make it between five parks situated across the city. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by their pups. See Details
Pooch Playground Pooch Playground is a 2 acre enclosed area for your pooch to run and play safely with other dogs. There's even a separate area for small dogs. The best thing is it is FREE. Thanks to Gahanna Parks and Recreation, dog lover's now have a great place to go and enjoy quality time with your best friend. Open dawn to dusk. See Details
Spindler Dog Park The Spindler Road dog park has separate areas for large and small dogs to play off leash, plus picnic tables, a drinking fountain, portable restroom, walking paths, and available parking. See Details
Heritage Trail Dog Park This fenced park has separate areas for large and small dogs, exercise tunnels, "sprinkle area" for drinking and washing, pathways, benches, and shaded areas. See Details
Dog Park at Godown Park This dog park has a 4.5-acre area for large dogs and a one-acre area for small dogs. This park offers rolling terrain, natural areas, benches, and tons of shade. There is a dog water fountain and a dog rinsing station. The park is fully-fenced with two double-gated entrances in both large and small dog areas. Waste bags are provided. Rules include no aggressive behavior, toys, treats or children under 9. Dogs must be spayed/neutered. See Details
Companion Club Dog Park Pets love to play at this beautiful 12-acre fenced dog park, which includes an agility course, doggie washing station, wooded trails, and a swimming pond. Membership required. See Details
Fancyburg Park Bring your pet to play at this quiet, 25 acre park. They're welcome as long as they remain on leash. See Details
Walnut Woods Metro Park The dog park is within Walnut Woods Metro Park, it features a 3 acre "large dog" area (20 lbs and over) with a shade shelter and a separate fenced in pond. It also offers a 1 acre "small dog" area (20 pounds and under) with a shade shelter. Paved "multi-use" trails throughout the park are also dog friendly. See Details
Franklin Park Conservatory Leashed dogs are welcome on the paved trails of the Franklin Park Conservatory. Pets are not allowed in the interior of any building at the conservatory. See Details
Dog Park at Godown Park Excellent park on the Northwest side of Columbus. Co-owned with Worthington, this fully fenced, double gated, 7 acre park has small dog (25lb and under) and large dog areas. There are trees for shade, walking paths throughout, and the 4-acre large dog area with beautiful rolling hills. In addition, there are benches, water fountains (human and dog), dog wash stations, and a porta-potty. The park is open year round. See Details