Other Dog Activities in Springfield, MA

There are 12 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Springfield. 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 Springfield.

Pet Friendly Mount Holyoke Range State Park
Mount Holyoke Range State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Mount Holyoke Range State Park in Amherst, Massachusetts. This 3,000-acre park features a stunning seven mile mountain range, streams, wetlands, woods, and thickets. You can explore all this and more on over thirty miles of blazed trails at the park. One of the most popular of these trails is Seven Sisters, an 8-mile hike through a series of summits and lookouts to the Holyoke Summit House. Pets are allowed on all of the trails if they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. Mount Holyoke Range State Park Hikers are welcome at the park from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Pet Friendly Mount Tom State Reservation
Mount Tom State Reservation Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Mount Tom State Reservation. Located just a stone's throw away from downtown Holyoke, this stunning park spans 2,161 acres of trees and rolling hills. There are 22 miles of trails to explore with your pooch, some of which lead to brilliant views of the Pioneer Valley in west-central Massachusetts. You are invited to bring your pooch with you to enjoy the many trails and picnic areas around the park, as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. Mount Tom State Reservation is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Hampton Ponds State Park Dogs are allowed to join their owners at Hampton Ponds State Park, where boating and angling are at the top of the agenda. Although most people enjoy getting out on the water of the pond, you and Fido will also discover a number of picnic spots with grills dotted around the shoreline. Pet owners are reminded to keep pooches on a leash for the duration of their visit and to clean up any mess that they leave behind. Hampton Ponds State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Connecticut River Greenway State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Connecticut River Greenway State Park. This pet-friendly recreation site links together a number of parks, open spaces, scenic vistas, and historic sites. You are welcome to bring Fido on a leash to explore the greenway with you, taking in the nature trail along the way. Visitors may be lucky enough to spot songbirds, Northern Cardinal, Goldfinch, American Robin, Crows, Morning Dove, and Woodpeckers making nests in the area. Dogs who love the water will be pleased to know that there are a number of river access points along the greenway route. To preserve the cleanliness of the waterways and surrounding paths, owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by their pets. Connecticut River Greenway State Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Chicopee Memorial State Park Dogs are allowed to join their owners at Chicopee Memorial State Park. This 562-acre park used to be known as formerly the Cooley Brook Reservoir and Watershed, but was renamed to encourage people and their pooches to come and visit the stunning area. Visitors love swimming, fishing, and picnicking by the centerpiece of the park, the pond. Fido is welcome on a leash, as long as owners clean up after their pets. The park is open every day of the week, Memorial Day - Labor Day from 9am to 7pm; and every day of the week from Labor Day to Memorial Day from 8am to 4pm. See Details
Talcott Mountain State Park Dogs are welcome at Talcott Mountain State Park in Simsbury. Fido is welcome to join you in picnic areas and on the hiking trails that lead to Heublein Tower at the top of the mountain. The casual Tower Trail Hike will take you and your pooch around 40 minutes to get to the top. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Windsor Meadows State Park Windsor Meadows State Park is dog-friendly. This park is home to a quiet pathway along the Connecticut River that stretches for 3.5 miles. One of the biggest draws of the park is the 140 acres of undeveloped Connecticut River floodplain forest, and Fido is permitted to join you as long as they are on a leash. Windsor Meadows State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Penwood State Park Penwood State Park offers 800 acres of year-round beauty and plenty of pet-friendly trails to get you around all the must-see spots. The main trail in the park is the Penwood State Park Trail, a 10.3 mile moderately difficult rambling path that features a waterfall. Fido is welcome to join you as long as they are on a leash. This park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Shenipsit State Forest Dogs are allowed at Shenipsit State Forest, home of the Shenipsit Forest Trail. This five-mile loop is of moderate difficulty, but is well worth the strain for the stunning views across the rest of the forest. You can bring Fido with you on the trail and elsewhere as long as they are on a leash. There are a number of other trails that can be found across the 7,000 acres and 11 parcels of forest. The best time of year to visit this are is between March until October. Forest areas are open one and a half hour before sunrise until one and a half hour after sunset. See Details
C.M. Gardner State Park Dogs are welcome at C.M. Gardner State Park. You and Fido can explore the Berkshire foothills together along the Westfield River. The pet-friendly trails in the park will take you through varied woodland and you may even come across a variety of wildlife along the way. Dogs must be on a leash for the duration of their visit and owners are reminded to clean up any mess that they leave behind. The park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Massacoe State Forest Massacoe State Forest is dog-friendly. You can bring Fido with you as long as they are on a leash under seven feet. This forest is made up of two blocks of woodland that covers 370 acres in the area. There's a large body of water in one of these, the Great Pond, that you can walk around together. Massacoe State Forest is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Brignole Vineyards Brignole Vineyards is pet-friendly. This pretty spot is great for hanging out with your pup and enjoying a glass of wine. They love it when guests bring their four-legged friends to enjoy a day with them, and actually encourage it! As long as your pet is friendly, on a leash, picked up after then please bring them along. They are open Monday through Friday from 1pm to 7pm, Saturday from 12pm to 7pm and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details