Other Dog Activities in Mettawa, IL

There are 9 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Mettawa. 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 Mettawa.

Pet Friendly St. Martin's Episcopal Church
St. Martin's Episcopal Church A warm and welcoming church filled with pet lovers and empty-nesters. Come find the tradition you have been missing and make some new friends, including dogs. Pet blessings are performed annually. See Details
Pet Friendly Begyle Brewing
Begyle Brewing Begyle Brewing Co. is pet-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you sip a beer at this community supported brewery. Begyle Brewing is open Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm, Friday from 12pm to 10pm, Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Illinois Beach State Park Illinois Beach State Park, also known as Adeline Jay Geo-Karis Illinois Beach State Park, stretches 6.5 miles along the sandy shores of Lake Michigan. This park is split into two sections that can be explored by dogs and their owners. You can go on coastal walks together along the sand, or head inland and revel in the beauty of the huge wooded areas of pine trees and black oak. There are five miles of trails to enjoy on the south side of the park, including sections of the Zion Bike Trail, a 2.2 mile loop with a graveled surface, and a multi-use loop as well. Fido is welcome as long as they are on a leash under six feet and you pick up after them. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until 8pm. See Details
TA Chicago North Has a Country Pride and a Travel Store. This location 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
Blick Art Materials Blick Art Materials is pet-friendly. This art supply store in Evanston stocks everything you need to finally finish that watercolor of your pooch. They stock paint, brushes, pencils, canvas and a variety of other supplies. Blick Art Materials is open every day of the week from 10am to 8pm. See Details
Volo Bog Dogs are welcome at Volo Bog, where only the Volo Bog Interpretive Boardwalk Trail is not pet-friendly. You are welcome to bring Fido with you on all of the other trails in the park. The main trail is Tamarack View Trail, a 2.75-mile trail that weaves through woods, wetlands, field, and prairie. You can also check out Deerpath Trail and Prairie View Trail, two miles that lead through old fields, woods, and prairie. Dogs must remain on a leash under six feet for the duration of their visit to the park. See Details
Chain o' Lakes State Park Chain o' Lakes State Park is dog-friendly. Pets and their owners are welcome to come and explore this varied and beautiful scenic area. Located among Illinois' largest collection of lakes, the park borders Grass, Marie, and Nippersink. Also joined up to the Fox River, this waterway connects the other seven lakes: Bluff, Fox, Pistakee, Channel, Petite, Catherine, and Redhead in the chain. There are four trail systems for you and Fido to use, including the Nature's Way hiking trail at just over two miles in length; The Pike Marsh North Picnic Area with a shorter, quarter-mile trail; and three other looped trails that vary in length. The best time to visit is fall when the many varieties of trees, including cherry, elm, birch, sumac, and spruce, are all beautifully changing color. See Details
Church Street Brewing Company Church Street Brewing Company is dog-friendly. This craft brewery is located in Itasca, a western suburb of Chicago. They brew traditional lagers and ales. You and your pooch can join them for a beer and tour of the brewery. There are usually 13 beers on draft for people to try when they visit. Don't forget to check out all of the canned beers available for you to take home when it's time to leave. Church Street Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Prairie Krafts Brewery Prairie Krafts Brewery is pet-friendly. This popular Buffalo Grove brewery creates and responsibly markets house beers. Leashed dogs are welcome as no food is prepared on the premises. They don't serve their own food, but you can order food from elsewhere. Prairie Krafts Brewery is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, Friday to Saturday from 2pm to 11pm and Sunday from 2pm to 7pm. See Details