Other Dog Activities in New Milford, CT

There are 24 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of New Milford. 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 New Milford.

Pet Friendly Kent Falls State Park
Kent Falls State Park Kent Falls State Park is dog-friendly. You can bring Fido with you and walk the quarter mile hiking trail that leads to the stunning 250-foot waterfalls. Kent Falls State Park is open from 8am to 7pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Black Hog Brewery
Black Hog Brewery Black Hog Brewery in Oxford, CT is a dog-friendly bar that focuses on local agriculture when creating their unique, craft beers. At any time, you can choose from more than 10 seasonally rotating beers on tap. Black Hog Brewery doesn't offer a food menu, but often hosts food trucks on the weekends. See Details
Topsmead State Forest Topsmead State Forest is a pet-friendly recreation area that can be found among the Litchfield Hills. In a past life, the park was the summer estate of Miss Edith Morton Chase and a number of buildings from yesteryear are still standing as they did one-hundred years ago. You and Fido can enjoy the hiking trails and picnic areas at Topsmead, but are not permitted to go inside any of the buildings. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Mohawk State Forest Mohawk State Forest is dog-friendly. This area encompasses the towering Mohawk Mountain State Park and is a popular place for pets and their owners to explore together. The hiking trails and the picnic areas are both accessible to dogs. The view from the top of Mohawk Mountain on a clear day is described as everlasting, taking in the slopes and valleys for miles around. The forest recreation areas are open from 8 am to sunset. Other forest areas are open one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset. You may not be able to access the park during certain winter months, but it's worth calling ahead if you are unsure whether the park will be open when you intend on visiting. 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
Angevine Farm Angevine Farm is a dog-friendly farm in Warren, CT. Your leashed, friendly dog is welcome to join you on the grounds outside while you are visiting. Check their event calendar for fun events like a pop up gift shop, wreath barn, Christmas trees, pizza days, and pumpkin picking events. 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
Lake Waramaug Lake Waramaug is a pet-friendly state park located in the small rural village of New Preston, Connecticut. The park is hugely popular during fall when the leaves start to turn on the banks of the lake creating the perfect setting for a photo shoot with Fido. Pets are permitted in picnic areas in the park, but are not allowed on the campgrounds or on the beach. Lake Waramaug is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Mount Tom State Park Mount Tom State Park is pet-friendly in some areas. You can hang out with Fido on the trails or in the picnic areas, but dogs are not allowed on the beaches or in the water. One of the best things to do at this park is to hike to the stone watch tower and look out across the water and surrounding areas. Mount Tom 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
Macedonia Park State Park Dogs are allowed at Macedonia Park State Park, where you can hike the Blue Trail across Cobble Mountain. There are a number of other peaks in the park that offer stunning views of the Catskill and Taconic mountains. Fido is welcome on the hiking trails and in the picnic areas, but they are not permitted on the campgrounds at Macedonia Park State Park. You can check this park out every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
John A. Minetto State Park Dogs are welcome at John A. Minetto State Park, where the first house in Winchester once stood. The area was previously known as Hall Meadow and contains a picturesque pond and a few pet-friendly trails for you and Fido to enjoy. John A. Minetto State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. 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
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
Sunny Brook State Park Part of Paugnut State Forest and connected to it by the 2.1-mile John Muir Trail, Sunny Brook State Park is set on 464 wooded acres. With plenty of trails, including five nature trails, and a pond to play and cool off in, Sunny Brook State Park makes for a memorable excursion. Pack a lunch, wear comfortable shoes, bring a friend or make a new one. Perfect for a game of watery fetch, this popular spot also boasts fishing, hiking, picnicking and hunting opportunities. There is a posted leash requirement that does not seem to be strictly enforced, so let mindful consideration be the guide here. 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
Four Brothers Drive In BringFido to the movies! Pets are welcome on the patio, in the drive in area, and there is even a pet park for the pups to romp around in! Make sure to get Fido a house dog treat. Onsite, overnight camping and private event space is also available. 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
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
Paugnut State Forest Paugnut State Forest is a dog-friendly recreation area. The forest is spread over 1,200 acres across four different locations, including Burr Pond and Sunny Brook. The main section of Paugnut is home to the 2.1 mile John Muir Trail, a pet-friendly trail that connects two separate wooded areas. The forest recreation areas are open from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Housatonic Meadows State Park Housatonic Meadows State Park is pet-friendly. This popular park is located in the rock-strewn valley of the Housatonic River and is a great place to get back to nature. Dogs are welcome on the hiking trails and in picnic areas, but are not permitted in the campground of the park. Housatonic Meadows is open from 8am to sunset. See Details
Bad Dog Brewing Company Bad Dog Brewing Company is a dog-friendly taproom in Torrington, CT. Fido is welcome to join you at a pet-friendly table inside or out. Although the brewery doesn't have a kitchen, they often offer outside food options. See Details
Reverie Brewing Company Reverie Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Newtown, CT. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a cold, craft beer at an outside table. Reverie Brewing Company often hosts local food trucks. 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