Other Dog Activities in Chester, PA

There are 20 other dog friendly attraction within 20 miles of Chester. 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 Chester.

Pet Friendly Pastorius Park
Pastorius Park This dog-friendly public park is a great space to relax on a warm day, or meet other dog-lovers. Pets must be leashed at all times. See Details
Pet Friendly Philadelphia's Magic Gardens
Philadelphia's Magic Gardens Philadelphia's Magic Gardens (PMG) is a visionary art environment, gallery, and community arts center that preserves, interprets, and provides access to Isaiah Zagar's unique mosaic art environment and his public murals. The Magic Gardens site, Zagar's largest artwork, includes a fully-tiled indoor space and a massive outdoor mosaic sculpture garden that spans half a block on Philadelphia's famous South Street. Inside, visitors can view folk art statues, bicycle wheels, colorful glass bottles, Zagar's hand-made tiles, and thousands of glittering mirrors. The installation pays tribute to Zagar's artistic influences, along with community and personal experiences. See Details
Ridley Creek State Park Pennsylvania State Parks welcome pets in designated areas. Pets are permitted in day-use areas, on designated sites in campgrounds, in designated cabins, camping cottages, and yurts, and all areas not otherwise closed to pets. Pets are prohibited in swimming areas, inside buildings, in non-pet overnight areas, or in any area designated as an area closed to pets. Because uncontrolled pets may chase wildlife or frighten visitors, pets must be physically controlled and attended at all times and on a leash, caged, or crated. See Details
Brandywine Creek State Park Brandywine Creek State Park is a dog-friendly recreation area divided by local stone that dates all the way back to the 1800s. The park is home to three nature preserves, including Tulip Tree Woods, a 190-year-old tulip poplar, and Freshwater Marsh, the first nature preserve in Delaware. Brandywine Creek State Park is open March through November from 8am to 4pm every day of the week and December through February from 8am to 4pm only on weekdays. See Details
Evil Genius Beer Company Evil Genius Beer Company is pet-friendly. Visit their Tasting Room in Fishtown, Philadelphia to get your hands on tasty Lab Exclusive beers! You can also grab takeout 6-packs, Crowlers, & Growlers to take home with you. Dogs are allowed in the beer garden. Evil Genius is open Monday to Tuesday from 3pm to 9pm, Wednesday from 3pm to 10pm, Thursday from 3pm to 12am, Friday from 2pm to 12am, Saturday from 12pm to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Alapocas Run Dogs are welcome to join you at Alapocas Run State Park. Donated to the city of Wilmington in the early 1900s by local industrialist William Bancroft, this popular park also includes the Blue Ball Barn, a LEED-certified building that is famed for having a cutting edge environmental design. Popular activities at this park that you can enjoy with your pooch include biking, hiking, and picnicking. There are a number of other activities that Fido may not be able to join in with as well, like rock climbing and wedding receptions. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until 4pm. See Details
Bald Birds Brewing Company Bald Birds Brewing Company is pet-friendly. This craft brewery has a selection of delicious craft beers available on tap. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners inside and out. They also host regular rescue days to help find pups a forever home. Food can be ordered from nearby establishments or visiting food trucks. Bald Birds Brewing Company is open Tuesday from 3:00pm to 9:00pm, Wednesday to Thursday from 3:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday from 3:00pm to 12:00am, Saturday from 11:30am to 12:00am and Sunday from 12:00pm to 9:00am. See Details
Bellevue State Park Dogs are welcome at Bellevue State Park, an area steeped in rich history that overlooks the Delaware River. Although Fido won't be able to enter the historic buildings located in the park, you can enjoy the fitness track that circles a catch-and-release fishing pond stocked with bass, catfish, and sunfish. Alternatively, you can hike around one of the trails and check out the blossoming gardens. Bellevue State Park is open 8am until 4pm every day of the week from April through October and Monday through Friday from December through February. See Details
Fort Mott State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Fort Mott State Park in Pennsville, New Jersey. The fort was constructed in 1896 in readiness for the Spanish-American War. You and Fido can learn about the area together on the interactive trails, while looking out over the Delaware River. Dogs are welcome throughout the park on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. The park is open every day of the week from 8am to 4pm. See Details
TA Paulsboro This gas station has a Country Pride and a Travel Store. This location also 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 product. See Details
Love Park Love Park is pet-friendly. Officially known as John F. Kennedy Plaza, this open space is nicknamed Love Park for its reproduction of Robert Indiana's Love sculpture which overlooks the plaza. The plaza is open every day of the week from 10am to 7pm. Dogs are welcome in the outdoor space, as long as they are leashed and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Fort DuPont State Park Dogs are welcome at Fort DuPont State Park, previously an active military base from the civil war all the way to World War II. One of the most interesting things to do at Fort DuPont State Park is to take on the River View Trail alongside the Delaware River. You'll be able to spot the places where canons and guns once lined this pathway. The fee for entering the park is $4 for in-state visitors and $8 for out-of-state visitors. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Fox Point State Park You can bring Fido to Fox Point State Park in Delaware. This popular pet-friendly park is located on the bank of the Delaware River and provides a great vantage point to the vast shipping channel beyond. The park is home to paved pathways, horseshoe pits, picnic tables, and restrooms. There is a fee for entering the park between March 1 and November 30 of $4 for in-state users and $8 for out-of-state. Fox Point welcomes visitors every day of the week between 8am and sunset. See Details
Bellefonte Brewing Co Brandywine Bellefonte Brewing Co Brandywine is pet-friendly. This nano brewery and tap room offers sixteen regular production beers on tap. Come and hang out with your leashed pooch inside and enjoy one of the trademark beverages. Bellefonte Brewing Co Brandywine is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 11pm, Friday from 3pm to 12am, Saturday from 12pm to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Elmwood Park Zoo Elmwood Park Zoo is pet-friendly. Located in Norristown, this zoo is one of the first in the country to allow dogs to regularly attend to meet the rest of the animal kingdom. Pups are welcome on Dog Days, Wednesdays and Fridays; and Yappy Hours, Thursday evenings. If you come along to Yappy Hour, there are food and drink specials to enjoy while you visit. Elmwood Park Zoo is open Wednesday through Friday from 10am to 3pm and Saturday to Sunday from 10am to 4pm. See Details
Crowded Castle Brewing Company Crowded Castle Brewing Company is a dog friendly brewery that is committed to crafting deliciously unique beers for those whose palate seeks a royal beer experience. See Details
Cira Green Dog-friendly Cira Green is an elevated park in West Philadelphia’s University City District offering outdoor lounge space, entertainment, food, and events. They also have a designated fenced-in dog run for dogs to relieve themselves. Fido must be kept on a 6' or shorter leash, except for inside the dog run area. The park is open year-round. See Details
Penns Woods Winery Penns Woods Winery's dog-friendly tasting room and wine shop sit atop a 30-acre property that overlooks rolling vineyards. Stay a while and have a picnic or a tasting. Please be sure Fido is leashed at all times. Reservations recommended on weekends. See Details
PHS Meadowbrook Farm PHS Meadowbrook Farm is dog friendly! PHS Meadowbrook Farm is a free public garden where visitors can enjoy acres of beautiful, unique plant life against the backdrop of a historic estate. Dogs must be on a leash. See Details
Wissahickon Brewing Company Wissahickon Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Philadelphia, PA. Fido is welcome to join you inside the taproom and on the outdoor patio. Spent grain dog treats are available for purchase and water bowls are readily available in multiple locations. Humans will be delighted with the draft list, which includes 11 beer options as well as strawberry daiquiris, lemonade slushies, pineapple cider, kombucha, and wine. Light snacks such as pickles, chips, pretzels, peanuts, beef jerky, and beer grain granola are available. Rotating food trucks throughout the week. See Details