Other Dog Activities in Novato, CA

There are 35 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Novato. 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 Novato.

Pet Friendly Point Reyes National Seashore
Point Reyes National Seashore Point Reyes National Seashore's shoreline spans 19 miles with several dog friendly areas including Limantour and Kehoe Beach. If you bring a dog, or any other pet, to the park, please observe the park's rules of having Fido a leash no longer than six feet at all times. Pets are allowed in the Bear Valley Visitor Center parking lot and picnic area. Pets are not permitted in public buildings, on public transportation vehicles, or in locations designated as a swimming beach, or within any structure or area closed to the possession of pets by the superintendent. All trails within the park are closed to pets—with the exception of Kehoe Beach trail and designated trails in the neighboring Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Pets are also permitted on the trails and roads within the Niman Ranch/Commonweal area south of the Commonweal entrance road and west of Mesa road. Pets are allowed on the following ocean-facing beaches throughout the year: Kehoe Beach - north of the Kehoe Beach trail; Limantour Beach - southeast of the parking lot to the beach adjacent to Coast Camp; Point Reyes/Great Beach - from the North Beach parking lot south to the historic Navy installation/lifeboat station located approximately one mile south of the South Beach parking lot. See Details
Pet Friendly Viansa Winery & Vineyards
Viansa Winery & Vineyards Viansa Winery offers tastings. The dog friendly winery has a variety of lovely wines, excellent food, and great views. See Details
The Hess Collection Winery Dogs are welcome at The Hess Collection Winery in Napa. The historic stone winery is famous for its Mount Veeder Cabernet and Chardonney wines. Free admission to art museum. See Details
Ravenswood Winery Winery allows dogs on the grounds and in the tasting room as long as they are well behaved and on a leash. See Details
St. Clair Brown Winery St. Clair Brown Winery is dog friendly! Winemaker Elaine St. Clair's urban winery produces small lot, hand-crafted wines in downtown Napa. The Greenhouse Tasting room is surrounded by lush vegetable gardens and a heated, pet-friendly patio. It's the perfect spot to sip on a glass of wine and nosh on a few small plates from the menu. Favorites include roasted rosemary almonds, local cheeses, marinated olives, and baguettes from Model Bakery. Traditional wine tasting flights cost $20, and include samples of Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Syrah, and Cabernet Sauvignon. See Details
Sebastiani Vineyards Sebastiani Vineyards welcomes dogs inside while you taste fabulous wines. They also have dog bowls available outside by the fountains. There is a winery, historical tours, and marketplace on-site. See Details
Robledo Family Winery Dogs allowed inside the cozy tasting room at Robledo Family Winery. Friendly servers and fine wines make for a lovely tasting experience. Affordable too! See Details
Imagery Estate Winery One can find beautiful, dog-friendly grounds, gardens, and vineyards at Imagery Estate Winery, offering innovative blends that will surprise and delight adventurous tasters. See Details
China Camp State Park China Camp State Park welcomes dogs on leashes at the campground and in the day use picnic areas, which also includes the beach. Unfortunately, like most parts of California, pets are not permitted on the trails at this state park. Other than Fido, there are lots of interesting animals in the area, including deer, squirrels, coyote, fox, bats, and a number of birds. The dog-friendly Miwok Meadows Picnic Area is home to BBQs, picnic tables, a horseshoe toss area, and chemical toilets. China Camp State Park is open from 8am to sunset. See Details
Napa Valley Welcome Center Located at 600 Main Street, along the Riverfront in Downtown Napa, the 2,400-square-foot Welcome Center provides the perfect starting point for new and returning guests of the Napa Valley. The official source for destination information, the new Welcome Center uses a mix of high-tech and traditional resources to provide guests with an introduction to the Napa Valley touring experience by artfully combining the gracious hospitality for which the area is known along with easy access to fun and interactive digital information tools. See Details
Andretti Winery A taste of Italian hospitality greets you in the charming Andretti Tasting room, a dog-friendly and warm winery also offering patios with gorgeous valley views! See Details
Monticello Vineyards Very beautiful, off the beaten path winery with personable, pet-friendly staff and world class wines from its five small vineyards. See Details
Signorello Estate Signorello Estate offers tours and several tasting experiences of good wines paired with delicious food -- even pizza! Signorello is dog-friendly and specializes in Cabernet. See Details
Loxton Cellars Very dog and people friendly, the staff at Loxton Cellars serves balanced and complex wines paired with dark chocolate. Free tasting! See Details
Mayo Family Winery Mayo Family Winery offers small-batch, single vineyard, delcious wines! Try unique blends with the "Adventure Tasting"! Dog-friendly, relaxed, and unpretentious atmosphere. See Details
Samuel P. Taylor State Park Dogs are welcome at certain areas of Samuel P. Taylor State Park. Cross Marin Trail bike path is the only dog-friendly trail at this state park. It runs along Lagunitas Creek about three miles through the park, following the old North Pacific Coast Railroad right-of-way into the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. You can also camp among the redwoods at some of the campgrounds in the area. Samuel P. Taylor State Park is open every day of the week from 8am to sunset. See Details
Hagafen Cellars Pets welcome at Hagafen Cellars where tasters can enjoy artistic wines from a well-respected producer. Tours by appointment only. See Details
Madrone Vineyards Estate Estate wines, beautiful grounds, bocce, wine & food pairings! See Details
Clos Du Val Winery Located in the heart of Napa Valley's Stags Leap District, Clos Du Val Winery is a dog-friendly spot to swirl, sniff, and sip a glass of wine alongside your furry friend. The winery allows dogs in its main tasting room on Wag Wednesdays where Estate Tastings are held, as long as they are leashed. Clos Du Val is open daily from 10am to 5pm. Reservations can be made online or by phone. Pets are not allowed on certain tours, so guests should read the description before booking. Dogs are only permitted on Wag Wednesdays. See Details
Fieldwork Brewing Co Fieldwork Brewing Co is pet-friendly. This craft brewery founded in Berkeley focuses on exceptional, honest beer-making. Dogs are welcome to join the owners on the gorgeous patio. Their wide selection of draft beers include milk stout, lager, gose, and sour ale. Fieldwork is open Monday through Thursday from 11am to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Grace North Church Grace North Church is a community where healing happens, people learn to love, and animals are welcome. They welcome animals every Sunday of the year! This mostly means dogs—at every service, they have at least one, and often many! Cats are theoretically welcome, but they find them less interested in organized religion. So if you have a dog, take them for a walk--right into the church! They'll give them communion with everyone else. See Details
Pick of the Patch Pumpkins Dog friendly pumpkin lot with an inflatable park for ages 2-12. See Details
B.R. Cohn Winery and Olive Oil Company B.R. Cohn Winery and Olive Oil Company is pet-friendly. This Californian winery specializes in creating fine wine and olive oil. They offer tastings of both for you and your pooch to enjoy together. On weekends, they host live music and provide food for purchase from vendors. B.R. Cohn Winery and Olive Oil Company is open every day of the week from 10am to 5pm. See Details
Jack London State Historical Park Jack London State Historical Park is home to the American novelist's cottage home. Fido can join you on a leash in the historical area, but is not allowed inside the museum or on the backcountry trails. One of the first celebrities of the literary world, London would have written lots of his short stories and novels from the cottage at this state park. The park is open from 9:30am to 5:00pm every day of the year except Christmas day. See Details