Dog Friendly Activities in Worthington, OH

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Worthington, and 72 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 Worthington.

Pet Friendly Dog Park at Godown Park
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
Pet Friendly Zaftig Brewing Co
Zaftig Brewing Co Zaftig Brewing Co is friendly. This neighborhood craft brewery is known for high quality, high gravity, full bodied ales. Dogs are welcome inside and out because there's no food served, but food trucks do visit on a schedule. They are open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to 9pm, Friday from 3pm to 10pm, Saturday from 11am to 10pm and Sunday from 1pm to 7pm. See Details
The Scioto Mile The Scioto Mile is a dog-friendly pathway stretching along the downtown Columbus riverfront from the vibrant Arena District on the north end to the natural beauty of the Whittier Peninsula on the south. The Scioto Mile is comprised of more than 145 acres of lush parkland, fountains, scenic overlooks and a riverfront promenade. Leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they are well-behaved, avoid water features and are cleaned up after. See Details
Rocky Fork Metro Park Rocky Fork Metro Park in Westerville, OH, is 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
Sideswipe Brewing Sideswipe Brewing is a dog-friendly, independent microbrewery in Columbus, OH. Choose from a variety of craft beers brewed onsite wither inside their taproom with your leashed pup, or on their outdoor patio when the weather permits. They don't have a kitchen, but you're welcome to bring in your own food, or order in. Food trucks are sometimes onsite; check their website for current list of events. See Details
Prairie Oaks Metro Park Prairie Oaks Metro Park is a public park in West Jefferson, OH. Fido is welcome on-leash except on the Bridle Trail, or on the off-leash play area near the lake. Please note, however, that the area is not fully fenced and owners must be with their dogs at all times. See Details
Breck Community Park Dog park in Grove City has 4 areas fenced in for off leash dog play. 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
Gallant Woods Preserve Leashed pets are welcome on trails that wind through the woods, meadows and wetlands of this over two hundred acre natural-areas park. 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
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
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.
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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
Pooch Playground Pooch Playground is an enclosed, 2-acre area for your pooch to run and play safely with other dogs in Gahanna, OH. 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
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
Three Creeks Dog Park at Sycamore Fields This off-leash park has a separate area for small dogs, drinking water, tons of trails, and bags available for picking up pet waste. See Details
Mutt's Paradise Amusemutt Park & Training Center Mutt's Paradise Amusemutt Park is available for rental. Do you stay away from regular dog parks because your dogs are anxious around other dogs, or maybe a bit protective, or even too large or too small or have other special needs? Mutt's Paradise is your answer! At Mutt's Paradise, you can rent an ENTIRE dog park just for you and your pooches!

You will have private access to 6 acres of fenced-in park, including a 1-acre pond for those pups who love the water! Proof of up-to-date vaccinations is required. Cost is $10 per dog, per hour (or $9 per dog, per hour for more than 5 pups). For groups of 12 or more, a flat rate of $100 per hour is available. For individual or groups of foster dogs, dogs in shelters, and hospice dogs there is no charge. They also offer private dog training lessons and are a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers.

Open daily from 11am to 7pm. Park is closed from December to April.
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Companion Club Dog Park Fully fenced private off-leash dog park on 11 acres of grassy, wooded land with agility course, swimming pond, walking trails, self serve dog wash, and plenty of shade trees. Annual membership fee and updated vaccination records are required. See Details
Flint Station Flint Station is a dog-friendly market in Columbus, OH where your leashed dog is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio. On the patio you will find a bar that often times has live music and features food from Jack Ruby’s BBQ truck. You can also go shopping in the store for goodies like baked goods, drinkware, and canned and jarred goods. See Details
Glacier Ridge Metro Park Dog Park The 2.5-acre dog park features an open field, drinking fountains, a paved path and a wooded area for dogs to explore and is open to dogs of all sizes.

Domesticated dogs and cats are also permitted in picnic areas, parking lots, and on roadways. Pets must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet.
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JOANN Fabric and Crafts JOANN Fabrics and Crafts in Columbus, OH, is pet-friendly. This chain provides a wide range of fabrics. You can also enjoy sewing classes and more. Leashed dogs are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved. See Details
Eastside Brewing Company Eastside Brewing Company is a dog-friendly craft brewery in Reynoldsburg, OH. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you at a patio table or shaded picnic bench in the spacious beer garden. Sample a glass of Sunrise Golden Ale, Cranapple EastCider, Glorious Juicy IPA or Imperial Stout while relaxing outside with friends and family. Plan a weekend visit to pair your favorite beer with grub for a great local food truck. 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