Other Dog Activities in Idaho Springs, CO

There are 11 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Idaho Springs. 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 Idaho Springs.

Pet Friendly University Bicycles
University Bicycles Pets are welcome on-leash at this friendly Boulder bike rental shop known for its respectful staff. See Details
Pet Friendly Devil's Thumb Ranch
Devil's Thumb Ranch Devil's Thumb Ranch prides itself on being Colorado's home for nordic sports. Leashed dogs are welcome on 8 kilometers of dog-friendly trails. Skijoring lessons are also offered at Devil's Thumb Ranch, so you can learn how to enjoy this sport with your pup. See Details
Staunton State Park One of Colorado's newest state parks, Staunton State Park is dog-friendly. You'll discover high grassy meadows next to tall granite cliffs that can be as tall as 10,000 feet. This park is home to 25 campsites that can be hiked to, but you need to make a reservation to guarantee a spot for you and Fido. The park is closed for some parts of the year for maintenance, so you should call ahead to check they are open on the dates you are looking to visit. See Details
Liberty Puzzles Liberty Puzzles, located in Boulder, CO, is a toy factory and manufacturer specializing in challenging jigsaw puzzles. Pups are welcome to join you at this pet-friendly factory while you shop for your next hobby! Liberty Puzzles is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Very Nice Brewing Company Very Nice Brewing Company is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join their beer-loving owners inside. While Very Nice does not serve food, they do encourage guests to bring their own from one of the many cafes nearby. Fido won't go hungry, as Very Nice often sells spent grain dog treats for canine guests. Very Nice Brewing Company's hours vary seasonally, so guests should call ahead or check its website before making the trip. (They are closed Monday and Tuesday year-round). See Details
The Barrel The Barrel is a pet-friendly bar in boulder. The establishment is the brainchild of Ingrid and Lou Bush, a couple who've been around bars their whole lives. The Barrel is a fun and inviting place for folks to stop in for a pint or two; whether it’s after a long hike in Rocky Mountain National Park, during a shopping break or before having dinner downtown. The outdoor area is a great place to get together with friends in the Boulder sun. Dogs are welcome throughout, as no food is served on the premises. The Barrel is open Monday through Wednesday from 2pm to 10pm, Thursday to Friday from 1pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. This Boulder location is open March through October, sometimes able to stretch it to the end of November depending on the weather. See Details
Devil’s Thumb Ranch Both guests and day visitors are welcome at dog-friendly Devil Thumb's Ranch for skijoring in the winter and hiking year-round. With nearly 120 km of trails nestled in the pristine and private Ranch Creek valley at the base of the Continental Divide, Devil's Thumb Ranch is the premier Nordic center for Colorado and North American cross-country skiing. Novices can start the day with a private or group lesson from a friendly instructor. For skijoring, you must bring your own pet, as they don’t have any to adopt for the day. They recommend your dog is in good shape and at least 35 pounds for their own safety. Smaller pups are still welcome to enjoy our dog-friendly trails on a leash. Dogs on leashes are also welcome on dog-friendly hiking trails. Activities fees vary for lodging guests and day visitors. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** See Details
SmithKlein Gallery SmithKlein Gallery is pet-friendly. Housed in an expansive 2800-square-foot space, this gallery is an awesome place to bring your canine critic. The gallery offers an eclectic mix of quality art in a wide variety of media from jewelry and glass to large sculptures and paintings. They are open every day of the week from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
O'Fallon Park O'Fallon Park is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch to this open field along a creek. It's a great spot for fishing, and there are also shady areas to rest away from the sun. Dogs are welcome, as long as they are under voice control or leashed. See Details
Mount Evans Scenic Byway Mount Evans Scenic Byway is a pet-friendly scenic road in Rocky Mountain National Park. Bring your pooch for a drive on the highest paved road in the country. This unforgettable climb will take you to 9,000 feet and the 14,264-foot summit of Mount Evans. The road is around 49 miles in length and will take roughly two hours to complete. Mount Evans Scenic Byway is typically open the Friday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day depending on weather conditions. See Details
Hideaway Park Brewery Hideaway Park Brewery is a dog-friendly craft, nano-brewery in Winter Park, CO where Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio or for a tour of the facility. As the owners are history buffs, they've named this brewery after the original settlement in their area of Hideaway Park. Try their Humulus experimental IPA, More Smiles dry hop ale, or Remy Dog pale ale while you're visiting! See Details