Dog Friendly Activities in Willow Springs, IL

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Willow Springs, and 174 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 Willow Springs.

Pet Friendly Northern Section I&M Canal Trail
Northern Section I&M Canal Trail The Northern Section I&M Canal Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Willow Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Northern Section I&M Canal 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
Pet Friendly Shoreline Sightseeing
Shoreline Sightseeing Bring Fido aboard one of the dog-friendly Shoreline Cruises boats for a trip on Lake Michigan or the Chicago River. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome on classic lake cruises and architecture cruises. The classic lake cruise will highlight historic lakefront sights and attractions along Lake Michigan. The architecture cruise will take you down the Chicago River to see buildings such as Tribune Tower, Wrigley Building, Trump Tower, Marina City, and more. Dogs are not permitted on special event cruises or on fireworks cruises. Shoreline Cruises depart from multiple locations depending on cruise and time. Call or visit website for exact departure location. See Details
Mercury's Canine Cruise Mercury's Canine Cruise is a dog-friendly boat tour in Chicago IL. Bring your pooch on a leash and enjoy quality time with your dog while cruising on Chicago's waterways. Sit back, relax and soak in the city as you enjoy a lively narration of Chicago’s rich history and architectural marvels with dog-friendly highlights. Keep your dog on your lap, in a seat or on the deck. The dog cruise boat offers plenty of safe outdoor seating, water bowls and a special newspaper-lined restroom for your pet. Enjoy a great day out of doors with your favorite companion. Reserve your tickets online or at the ticket office, open daily at 8:30am. Tickets available online or dockside day-of. Tours run seasonally so be sure to check their website for current schedule. See Details
Seadog Cruises Chicago by Hornblower You and your pooch can see the Windy City from the water aboard a Seadog Cruises Chicago by Hornblower speedboat. Departing from Navy Pier, Seadog Cruises offers a variety of dog-friendly event tours throughout the year. Check their website for a current schedule of SeaDog cruises. See Details
Yorktown Center Yorktown Center is a popular dog-friendly shopping center in Chicago’s Western Suburbs. Shoppers and their four-legged friends can enjoy a fun shopping and dining experience year-round. In addition to letting you shop with your best friend, restaurants located within Yorktown Center will also allow shoppers to dine alfresco with their pooches on their dog-friendly patios, and the Center will be unveiling new comfort stations throughout the mall that will contain bags, wipes and garbage cans for shoppers' convenience. Every third Thursday of the month, the public is invited to bring their pets to a special Yappy Hour event from 5-7pm. Activities will include puppuccinos, treats, nail clipping and micro chipping stations, agility courses and more. Yorktown Center is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm and Sunday from 11am to 6pm. See Details
Chicago Riverwalk Chicago Riverwalk is dog-friendly. This pedestrian waterfront hike spans from Lake Shore Drive to Lake Street in downtown Chicago, encompassing restaurants, a public art gallery, and a museum right on the riverwalk. See Details
Naperville Riverwalk Naperville Riverwalk features 1.75 miles of brick paths, fountains, bridges, meeting and event places, outdoor sculpture and artwork, recreational facilities, and celebratory memorials. Leashed dogs are welcome on the Walk, and there is plenty of shade and water spigots available along the way. Great place unwind and relax. Nearby Riverwalk Cafe welcomes dogs on their patio and offers a simple doggie menu. See Details
The Promenade Bolingbrook The Promenade Bolingbrook is pet-friendly. Home to 26 different pet-friendly stores, this is a great shopping center to visit with your pooch. The Doggie Potty Stations are useful to clean up after your pup. They host a regular Pet Parade to showcase some of their four-legged customers. The Promenade is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm and Sunday from 11am to 6pm. See Details
Jackson Bark Jackson Bark is a dog park with an agility course located in Jackson Park, just south of the Museum of Science and Industry. See Details
Happy Dog Barkery Happy Dog Barkery is the premier canine bakery in the western suburbs. They have been hand-making, natural treats for pets since 2004. Dogs just love the taste of their made-to-order birthday cakes. And they aren't just a bakery. Happy Dog also carry many of the popular natural brands of dog foods and chews. The next time you are in the neighborhood, make sure you bring your furry friend in for some extra special attention and a sample of their liver cake! See Details
Fulton River Park/Park No. 551 Dog Park Park No. 551, commonly known as Fulton River Park, is a 1.19-acre green space in Chicago, IL. Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced, neighborhood dog park. See Details
Midwest Coast Brewing Company Grab a beer with your best bud at the pet-friendly Midwest Coast Brewing Company in Chicago. Leashed dogs are welcome inside to keep beer lovers company. Midwest Coast Brewing Company also have a large outside seating area, hold regular events, and host pop-up food trucks on weekends. See Details
Blue Nose Brewery Bring Fido to Blue Nose Brewery to sip on a fresh and unfiltered beer in a relaxed atmosphere. The Brewery welcomes well-behaved leashed dogs inside and outside. Dog owners can play Foosball or giant Connect Four and munch on a snack from one of the food trucks that occasionally stop by. Blue Nose Brewery is open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to Midnight, Friday from Noon to 2am, Saturday from Noon to 2am, and Sunday from Noon to 10pm. See Details
BeerShop Featuring sixteen lines of revolving beer on tap and over two-hundred-and-fifty different packaged beers, BeerShop in Oak Park, IL, is dog-friendly. Packaged beer can be consumed at the shop, next to your leashed canine companion, or you can grab a beer to go. BeerShop also serves a limited amount of cider, wine, non-alcoholic beverages, and coffee and pastry (on the weekends). This relaxed space encourages guests to order food from its restaurant neighbors, or order from the occasional food truck on the property. See Details
Whalon Lake Dog Park The Forest Preserve District of Will County's 8-acre fenced Whalon Lake Dog Park provides an exercise area where dogs can run free. The Dog Park also features a smaller 2.5-acre park for dogs under 30 pounds. A shelter and benches provide comfort for the canines' human companions. A permit is required for use of the Dog Park. Other amenities at Whalon Lake include multi-purpose trails, picnic shelters, and access to an 80-acre lake for boating and fishing. See Details
Nordstrom Nordstrom welcomes dogs of any size inside. See Details
Messenger Marsh Dog Park The Forest Preserve District of Will County's 5-acre fenced Messenger Marsh Dog Park provides an exercise area where dogs can run free. The Dog Park also features a smaller 1-acre park for dogs under 30 pounds. A shelter and benches provide comfort for human companions. A permit is required for use of the Dog Park. Other amenities at Messenger Marsh include a picnic shelter and multi-use trails suitable for equestrians. Located on South Bell Road, about 0.25-mile South of 159th Street. See Details
Navy Pier Navy Pier is often referred to as Chicago's lakefront playground. Dogs are welcome at the outdoor common areas of Navy Pier. Some merchants and tours providers along Navy Pier permit dogs to join their humans. There are also pet friendly restaurants along Navy Pier. See Details
Maple Park Dog Park Maple Park Dog is a dedicated off-leash site that covers approximately 12,000 square feet. The park features a crushed granite surface, benches, canine water fountain and an electronic entry system. The dog park is open daily to permitted users from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Miller Meadow Off-Leash Dog Area Grand Opening The Forest Preserves of Cook County currently operates Miller Meadow Off-Leash Dog Areas for visitors to let their dogs enjoy the preserves without a leash. Please note that these are the only locations within the Forest Preserves where off-leash dogs are allowed. Dog owners wishing to enter the Off-Leash Dog Areas must first purchase an annual membership. The annual membership includes one membership card and one key to enter any of the Forest Preserves’ Off-Leash Dog Areas. Annual memberships are valid from October 1 through September 30 of the following year. See Details
Central Bark This small, fenced off-leash dog park is often busy, thanks to a faithful crowd of regulars. Includes separate section for small dogs. Permit required. See Details
Fred Anderson Dog Park Architecturally structured dog park named for Chicago Jazz musician and owner of the Velvet Lounge, the Fred Anderson Dog Park is part of the Chicago Park District. Located in the South Loop, thete are separate areas for large or rambunctious dogs and small dogs; spouting fountains in summer; performance area. See Details
Puptown at MargatePark This much-loved off-leash area in Margate Park attracts a loyal local crowd. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy the area and socialize with other pups who are enjoying the fenced-in section. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. See Details
Norwood Dog Park Norwood Dog Park is a spacious off-leash area located within Norwood Park. See Details