Other Dog Activities in Windsor Locks, CT

There are 13 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Windsor Locks. 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 Windsor Locks.

Pet Friendly Hampton Ponds State Park
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
Pet Friendly Chicopee Memorial State Park
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
Dinosaur State Park Dogs are welcome at Dinosaur State Park, where they can walk in the footsteps of other four-legged beasts from yesteryear, and not the neighbours poodle! The park is known for offering fossil tours, interactive exhibits, and hundreds of exposed tracks in Rocky Hill. You can bring Fido with you, but they are not allowed on nature trails or in the Exhibit Center. There is an entrance fee of $6 for anybody over 13, $2 for children aged between 6-12, and free entry for children under 6. Dinosaur State Park is open Tuesday through Sunday from 9:00am to 4:30pm. 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
Meshomasic State Forest Dogs are welcome at Meshomasic State Forest. This isolated forest is relatively untouched, other than a few gravel roads around the area, which leads to a wonderful wildlife habitat for a number of species. You can bring your pooch with you as long as they are on a leash under 7-feet in length. 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
Nassahegon State Forest Nassahegon State Forest is dog-friendly. This park is home to a number of different wooded hikes that you and your pooch can attempt together. The Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area Trail in the forest is a picturesque wooded trail that's a big hit among dog walkers. See Details
Salmon River State Forest Dogs are welcome at Salmon River State Forest. This preservation area is home to an historic covered bridge that crosses over the shallow waters of Salmon River below. In years gone by, rivers and streams were dammed to provide water for the many mills in the area. Nowadays, you can enjoy the 6,000 acres of forest that have been set aside and protected. As well as being a popular hiking and walking spot, the area is very popular among anglers who can gain easy access to the water. The recreation areas of Salmon River State Forest are open every day of the week from 8am until 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
Alvarium Beer Co. Alvarium Beer Company is a New Britain's first craft brewery and taproom to open in over 70 years. The dog friendly outdoor patio features games, shuffleboard, and they also have plenty of on site parking. 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