Other Dog Activities in Monroe, CT

There are 21 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Monroe. 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 Monroe.

Pet Friendly Sherwood Island State Park
Sherwood Island State Park Dogs are welcome at Sherwood Island State Park, Connecticut's first state park, in the off season. This public recreation area can be found on the shore of Long Island Sound and offers swimming, fishing, and other activities. The 238 acres of beach, wetlands, and woodlands provides a varied landscape for you and Fido to enjoy. You can bring Fido to the park during the off-season from October 1 to April 14. Pets are not allowed in the park during the summer season from April 15 through September 30. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Pet Friendly Mead Memorial Park
Mead Memorial Park leashed dogs allowed in this great park with childrens playground, tennis courts, cafe, baseball fields, trails, picnic benches, Shaded areas, water fountains. great to ake the Whole family out for the day including our canine family members. See Details
Cove Island Park Cove Island Park is dog-friendly. But, dogs must be leashed and they are not allowed on the beach. The park features recreation facilities such as a 1-mile loop walking/running trail, children's play area, a rollerblade/cycling path and expansive lawn areas for kite-flying. See Details
Ram Pasture Ram Pasture is a lovely scenic area that is always open. In the summer, the pond is home to ducks. In the winter, the pond provides a place for ice-skating. Leashed dogs are permitted to join their owners for a walk. See Details
Silver Sands State Park Dogs on leashes can join their owners in the picnic areas of Silver Sands State Park in Milford. This state park is known for being a great habitat for a number of different sea birds and is full of sandy beaches and boardwalks. Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on the beaches or boardwalks. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Books & Company Books & Company is pet-friendly. This great bookstore offers like-new used books at half-price or less, greeting cards, unusual gifts and more. They also serve coffee and treats at Legal Grounds. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners as they browse inside. Books & Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 9am to 1pm and Friday through Sunday from 9:00am to 3:30pm. Visit their website for up-to-date opening times as these are subject to change. See Details
Tribus Brewing Co Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Tribus Brewing Co in Milford, Connecticut. The first brewery and taproom to come to the town, Tribus offers up a wide selection of flavorsome beers brewed on the premises. Their beer list includes sour IPA, IPA, porters, stouts, and more. Your pooch can join you outside in the biergarten. Tribus Brewing Co. is open Thursday from 4pm to 9pm and Friday through Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Paproski’s Pumpkin Patch at Castle Hill Farm Unfortunately, Paproski’s Pumpkin Patch at Castle Hill Farm is currently not pet-friendly due to Covid-19 restrictions. See Details
Squantz Pond State Park Squantz Pond State Park is dog-friendly between October 1 to April 14. Unfortunately, pets are not permitted during the summer season outside of these dates. The park is a 172 acre public recreation area on the southwestern shore of the gigantic 270-acre Squantz Pond. You can partake in some fishing, hiking, picnic, and boating. Squantz Pond State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Seth Low Pierrepont State Park Reserve Dogs are welcome on the trails at Seth Low Pierrepont State Park. The park spans 305-acres and contains rivers, woodland, and hiking trails. Hikers will love the main trail on the premises, the White Trail. This blazed trail leads to the highest point at the park. Seth Low Pierrepont State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Osbornedale State Park Dogs are welcome at Osbornedale State Park, where hiking, fishing, and picnicking are the most popular activities. This 417-acre park contains twisting trails that take in the wooded areas and lead to the picturesque Pickett's Pond that is popular among keen anglers. When the water freezes over, you can pull on Fido's skates and re-enact some scenes from the Mighty Ducks together on the ice. Osbornedale State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Putnam Memorial State Park Dogs are welcome on the hiking trails and picnic areas of Putnam Memorial State Park. You won't be able to take Fido inside the historic buildings on the premises. Putnam Memorial State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
TA Southington Has a Country Pride, Subway 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 products.
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Southport Park This 10-acre park in the heart of historic downtown Southport is open to the public and was designed for joggers, hikers, dog walkers and children of all ages. The improved park now contains more than 1/2 mile of newly constructed walking trails that are well marked and include map stands and interest stations. Play areas, benches, and a picnic area are located on the property. See Details
Rocky Glen State Park Dogs are welcome at Rocky Glen State Park, an undeveloped park with an unimproved hiking road and a river running through the center. This 46-acre park is home to stunning views of craggy cliffs, old abandoned iron bridges, and a number of side trails. See Details
Jones Family Farms Jones Family Farms is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at this farm to help choose the tree for your home this Christmas. Whether you're looking for a huge tree or a smaller pine, you'll find something that fits at this well-stocked farm. They are open Thursday through Sunday from 11:00am to 5:30pm. See Details
Waldo State Park Dogs are welcome at Waldo State Park, where 150-acres has been set aside on the banks of Lake Lillinonah for preservation and recreation. You and Fido can enjoy a number of activities in the area, including fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting, and mountain biking. As with most Connecticut State Parks, you must keep your pooch on a leash under seven-feet while they are inside the park. Waldo State Park is open every day of the week from 8am to sunset. See Details
Scoot & Paddle Scoot & Paddle is dog-friendly! Paddle along the shoreline on a SUP, circumnavigate Charles Island with your dog. Check out the website for special events, races, full moon paddles, singles, bonfires... See Details
Lasting Brass Brewing Co. Lasting Brass Brewing Co is a dog-friendly craft brewery located in the Old Pin Shop building in Oakville, CT. They offer a wide range of delicious craft brews to satisfy all palates and dogs are welcome to join you for a pint or tasting. See Details
Woodbury Brewing Company Woodbury Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery, tap room, and live music venue in Woodbury, CT. Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio for games and lounging at picnic tables with umbrellas. Check their event calendar for live music acts and cover costs for the show! See Details
New England Brewing Co. New England Brewing Co. is a dog-friendly establishment in Woodbridge, CT. Fido is welcome to accompany you inside the taproom or beside one of the outdoor tables. Sample inventive and unique offerings such as the citrus-infused Face Hugger IPA, or 668 The Neighbor of The Beast; a 7.8% Belgian Style Golden Ale. Stop by for a beer and snack from the on-site food truck or grab your favorite beer to-go in a growler, can, or bottle. See Details