Other Dog Activities in Newton, MA

There’s 1 other dog friendly attraction in Newton, and 43 more nearby. 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 Newton.

Pet Friendly Hemlock Gorge Reservation
Hemlock Gorge Reservation Hemlock Gorge Reservation is pet-friendly. Spanning 23 acres along the Charles River, this spot offers stunning views of the water below. The main attraction is Echo Bridge, an historic structure that offers stunning views. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy a picnic at the park or to wander on the bridge. Dogs are welcome to join you around the area on a leash under six feet, as long as owners clean up any mess that they leave behind. Hemlock Gorge Reservation is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Pet Friendly Boston Water Taxi
Boston Water Taxi Dogs welcome on Taxi rides. There is no additional fee for dogs to ride, but please let the Water Taxi know you are traveling with a dog when calling ahead. City Water Taxi is now operating under BHC Water Taxi. Rates are now $10.00 for all stops (excluding stops at Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf). Stops to Black Falcon Pier and Tudor Wharf is now $15. Children under 12 ride free. Please Note: Stop 4 - Liberty Wharf and stop 10 - Atlantic Wharf are summer-only. See Details
Callahan State Park Callahan State Park is a 820-acre day use area located in Northwest Framingham. Callahan has seven miles of marked trails and is used for activities including fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing. Within the park are nearly 100 acres of open fields, 70 acres of which are currently under an agricultural lease. Dogs are permitted on leash only. Make sure to clean up after your dog in all areas of the park including the trails. See Details
Charles River Canoe & Kayak Charles River Canoe & Kayak allows you to take your dog in their boats (no extra fee). Some locations even have life jackets you can borrow for your dog! Hours vary by location, but the season runs from May through mid-October. Tours start at $49 for adults and $45 for children. Rentals start at $17 per hour or $68 per day. See Details
Drew Farm Home Perched on top of a hill perfect for viewing fall foliage, Drew Farm is a pet friendly, pick-your-own apple orchard. Apple varieties include: McIntosh, Cortland, Macoun, Empire, Ozark Gold, Golden Delicious, and Red Delicious. There is also a pumpkin patch on the farm. Free tractor rides are offered to help visitors make the most of their visit. A limited number of picnic tables are available for those who would like to enjoy a meal or a snack in the orchard. There are also plenty of open spaces for people who wish to picnic on a blanket. Leashed pets are welcome to join the rest of the family. A doggie waste bag must be shown to an employee as you enter the orchard in order to gain admittance for your pet. See Details
Samuel Adams Brewery Boston While dogs are typically allowed on the outdoor patio; pets are temporarily restricted from the patio. *** Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. *** See Details
Daniel F. Ford Park at Emerson Garden Daniel F. Ford Park at Emerson Garden is part of Brookline's Green Dog Program and has off-leash hours from dawn until 9am. See Details
Hill Orchard Hill Orchard is a great Pick-Your-Own apple orchard with a farm stand that sells local fruits and vegetables. The Orchard is operated by Farmer Daves and is very dog friendly. You can bring your favorite four legged friend as you experience one of the best fall past times.... Picking Apples! See Details
Great Brook Farm State Park Great Brook Farm State Park is pet-friendly. You and Fido can explore the 20 miles of trails together, many of which will take you on a tour of some important historical sites of the Native Americans who once called this area home. As you're wandering the park, you may also run across 17th-century cellar holes that have been leftover by English settlers. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on a leash under six feet, as long as owners clean up all mess after them. Great Brook Farm State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Elm Bank Reservation Elm Bank Reservation is a pretty, pet-friendly park in Wellesley, MA. Although dogs are not permitted in the gardens, Fido is welcome on the trails. The park is made up of woodlands, fields, and former estate property on the Charles River. Elm Bank Reservation is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Cutler Park Reservation Cutler Park Reservation is a 600-acre, pet-friendly freshwater marsh on the middle Charles River. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the 1.5-mile Kendrick Pond Loop Trail, taking in the park's major highlights, it's also a great place for wildlife lovers to check out great blue herons, warblers, and hawks. Pets must be on a leash for the duration of their visit and owners are reminded to clean up any mess that they make after them. Cutler Park Reservation is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Widowmaker Brewery Leashed dogs are welcome at Widowmaker Brewery on Thursdays and Sundays (only). Dogs are not allowed to be at the bar, they must sit at a table or one of its many sidewall bars. Dog owners can find Widowmaker's up-to-date taproom draft list on its official website. Complimentary snack stations are set up, and the Brewery encourages guests to bring their own food or order in. See Details
Cochituate State Park Water-loving pooches are welcome at Cochituate State Park. The main attraction at this park is Lake Cochituate, three adjoining ponds that are ideal for recreational boat users and anglers. For dogs who prefer to keep their paws dry, the Snake Brook Trail is an easy walk at just 1.5 miles in length on a flat surface to a brook. Dogs must be on a leash for the duration of their visit and to preserve the cleanliness of the park, owners are encouraged to clean up any mess that they leave behind. Cochituate State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Jamaica Pond Jamaica Pond is in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. You are welcome to bring Fido on a leash to enjoy the dog-friendly 1.5 mile path that surrounds the pond. The area was first included in Boston's "Emerald Necklace" of parks in 1892 and has long been a draw for people going for a run or just a wander around the water. If you're coming by car, you can find parking on Perkins Street, located on the pond's west side. See Details
Pope John Paul II Park Reservation Bring Fido with you to enjoy the trails and picnic spots at Pope John Paul II Park Reservation. This pretty park has been restored and cleaned up recently, so now visitors can access the paved trails adjacent to the water in the park. Ornithologists will love the reservation because of the diverse array of bird life that call the area home, including ducks, egrets, herons, and plenty more. For the safety of the wildlife in the park and other visitors, owners are reminded to keep their pets on a leash and clean up any mess that they leave behind. Pope John Paul II Park Reservation is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Wrentham State Forest Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Wrentham State Forest in Wrentham, Massachusetts. The park covers 1,000 acres, and is home to numerous weaving trails through the woodland that can be accessed from the car park. One of the other perks of this park is the links to the Warner Trail, a 30-mile hiking trail through Norfolk County down to Rhode Island. Visitors should keep their pets on a leash for the duration of their visit and clean up any mess after them. Wrentham State Forest is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Harold Parker State Forest Harold Parker State Forest is dog-friendly. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy 35 miles of trails that weave around woodland adjacent to 11 pretty ponds. The forests in this park are made up of hardwood, hemlock, and white pine. For a nice easy trail, you can hop on the Yellow Diamond Trail, which takes you to and around Salem Pond. If one day isn't enough for you and your pooch, there are a number of campsites that allow dogs to stay with their owners overnight. Harold Parker State Forest is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. Dog owners must keep their pets on a leash for the duration of their visit to the park. To preserve the cleanliness of the ponds and trails, please clean up after your pets. Harold Parker State Forest is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Quincy Quarries Reservation Quincy Quarries Reservation is dog-friendly. The home of the birth of the large scale granite industry, this park is no longer a quarry, but is now a mecca for rock climbers to hang out with their pooches. You and Fido are free to explore the park on the trails that weave around the jutting rocks all over. There are a number of picnic areas dotted around the park too. Dog owners are reminded to keep their pets on a leash for the duration of their visit and to preserve the cleanliness of the park by cleaning up after them. Quincy Quarries Reservation is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Drew Farm Dogs are allowed at Drew Farm, where you and Fido can pick your own fruit to take home with you. They grow a whole host of different apple varieties over the season, as well as a number of other crops. Fido can join you while you pick your apples, but they must remain on a leash for the duration of their stay. You also need to bring some waste bags with you as they will ask to see them before allowing you into the orchard. Drew Farm opening times vary during the season. See Details
Exhibit 'A' Brewing Company Exhibit 'A' Brewing Company is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to enjoy the beer garden. Their owners can indulge in a nice brew prepared in the brewery. Their brewery invites you to sample the liquid evidence for yourself. The taproom hours are Wednesday to Thursday from 3pm to 9pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. Beer Garden Hours are Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 10pm and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Hammond Pond Reservation Dogs are welcome at Hammond Pond Reservation in Chestnut Hill, Ma. There are dozens of hiking trails for you and Fido to enjoy together, weaving in and out of the woods surrounding the centerpiece of the park, Hammond Pond. This area is also popular among rock climbers because of the formations of sandstone conglomerate and roxbury puddingstone. Dog owners are reminded to keep their pets on a leash for the duration of their visit and to preserve the park's cleanliness by cleaning up after pets. Hammond Pond Reservation is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Farnham-Connolly State Park Dogs are allowed to join their owners at Farnham-Connolly State Park. Located at the former Canton Airport, this six-acre park is a great place to come and hang out with your pooch. There are a number of paved trails that loop around the recreation areas of the park, taking in the diverse array of plants alongside the Neponset River. This area is also home to lots of different wetland wildlife for you to discover. Farnham-Connolly State Park is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Francis D. Martini Memorial Shell Park and Moynihan Recreation Area Francis D. Martini Memorial Shell Park and Moynihan Recreation Area is pet-friendly. Previously an outdoor theater, the recreational area is now home to athletic fields, a playground, and a spray deck. You can have a wander with your pooch and sit down at one of the picnic areas dotted around the park. The park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Stony Brook Reservation Dogs are welcome at Stony Brook Reservation, a small forest area in the middle of Boston. There are 12 miles of pretty trails that weave around this urban forest. At the center of the park, visitors will discover Turtle Pond, an ideal spot for some recreational angling. Fido can join you on a leash around the park and on the trails, as long as owners clean up any mess that they leave behind. The park is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details