Other Dog Activities in Nebraska

Tired of watching Fido run laps in the dog park? We've got the scoop on lots of other dog friendly attractions in Nebraska too. You’ll find information on all of the dog friendly wineries, boat rentals, botanical gardens, drive-ins, and other offbeat animal attractions in Nebraska here.

Pet Friendly Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium
Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium Pets are not allowed on Zoo grounds but a limited kenneling service is offered on a first-come-first-serve basis. For more information about this service or questions, please contact Guest Services at (402) 733-8401. Drop them off when you get there, pick then up when you leave. See Details
Pet Friendly Golden Spike Tower & Visitor Center
Golden Spike Tower & Visitor Center We do not have a lot of shade at the Spike and welcome your large pets inside our lobby area as long as they are on a leash. If you pet is able to be carried, you make carry him/her throughout the attraction. You are responsible for picking up and keeping your pet disciplined at all times for safety reasons. Please enjoy your visit. See Details
Petro York This gas station has a full-service Restaurant open 24 hours, Iron Skillet, Baskin Robbins, Pizza Hut, O'Deli's and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Code Beer Company Code Beer Company is a dog-friendly brewery and taproom in Lincoln, Nebraska. This 15 barrel brewery and taproom combine the building's century-old character with a modern finish. There are 11 different beers available on tap, including IPAs, ales, sours, saison, and wheat beers. Dogs are welcome to join owners inside the building to get away from the biting cold of a Nebraskan winter. They occasionally have vendors come to the brewery to serve up some delicious treats, but when they don't, visitors can enjoy their own food inside the taproom. Cold Beer Company is open Monday through Thursday from 2pm to 11pm, Friday to Saturday from 1pm to 12am, and Sunday from 2pm to 8pm. See Details
TA Ogallala This gas station has a Country Pride and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge is a pet-friendly trail. This 3,000-foot footbridge across the Missouri River between Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Omaha, Nebraska is a popular pet-friendly activity. The view of Omaha's skyline is worth the visit alone. The bridge is open all day, every day and doesn't cost a penny to enjoy with your pooch. See Details
Carhenge Comprised of 39 classic autos and measuring 96 feet in diameter, Carhenge not only pays homage to England's famous prehistoric monument, but also stands as a memorial to its builder's father. This popular roadside oddity lures thousands of travelers a year to a remote open plain just outside Alliance, Nebraska. Leashed dogs are welcome free of charge to explore the Carhenge grounds and marvel the motor city sculptures. See Details
Eugenge T. Mahoney State Park Eugenge T. Mahoney State Park is a dog-friendly recreation area in Nebraska. This modern state park is full of activities for all the family to enjoy, including ice skating and indoor rock climbing. Although dogs are now allowed to join in with the indoor activities, they can use the hiking trails that weave around the area. There is a $15 one-time pet fee per unit for pets staying in cabins. Pets are not allowed in the lodge rooms, however they are allowed in campgrounds. All animals within the park must be on a leash under 6 feet. See Details
Indian Cave State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Indian Cave State Park in Nebraska. This pet-friendly park is named after the large sandstone cave that can be found within the park, bearing prehistoric Native American petroglyphs of an unknown date and origin. There are 22 miles of scenic hiking trails that weave around the area, taking in lovely views of the Missouri river from pathways within a majestic hardwood forest. Dogs and their owners will find a $15 one-time pet fee per unit for pets staying in cabins. Pets must be on a leash under six feet. See Details
TA Grand Island This gas station has a Country Pride and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Omaha Dog Bar Omaha Dog Bar is pet-friendly. Located in the historic Little Bohemia neighborhood, this membership-based community combines an indoor/outdoor recreation area for canines with a bar and eatery for humans. Dogs have free roam of 5,000 square feet indoors and 10,000 square feet outdoors of well-maintained, completely fenced space. There’s also an outdoor area for timid and small canine guests. Humans can grab domestic and local craft beers, wine, cocktails, coffee drinks, and homemade sodas. Food is also available from the kitchen and visiting food trucks. Day passes are available for $10, annual memberships are $249, and monthly memberships are $40. Omaha Dog Bar is open Tuesday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, Friday from 12pm to 11pm, Saturday from 9am to 11pm, and Sunday from 9am to 7pm. See Details
Smith Falls State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners for a day of fun at Smith Falls State Park. This pet-friendly recreation area is home to Nebraska’s highest waterfall, Smith Falls, and sections of Niobrara River, a National Scenic River. The trails on the banks of the river are popular among visitors with dogs, who can explore the varied wooded area on them. Dogs must be on a leash under six feet for the duration of their visit and all mess must be cleaned up after them. See Details
Chadron State Park Dogs are welcome at Chadron State Park in Nebraska. Nestled among the distinctive buttes and canyons of Nebraska’s Pine Ridge, the park is a hugely popular destination among hikers with dogs. There are six miles of hiking trails to explore around the park itself, and the closeness to the Nebraska National Forest means you and Fido will have access to 100 miles of trails and old roads there too. The cost for dogs staying a little longer in cabins, like in all Nebraska State Parks, is a $15 one-time pet fee per unit. Pets are not allowed in the lodge rooms, however pets are allowed in campgrounds. All animals must be on a leash under 6 feet. See Details
Nordstrom's Christmas Tree Farm Nordstrom's Christmas Tree Farm 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 Christmas tree farm. They are open November 29 and 30 from 9am to 5pm; December 1 and 6 from 12pm to 5pm, and December 7 from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Ponca State Park Ponca State Park is pet-friendly. Dogs and their owners are welcome to enjoy this park along the Missouri River bluffs. One of the most popular recreation areas in the whole state, the park is made up of forested hills, scenic vistas, and is also a great place to discover a variety of wildlife. There are 22 miles of scenic trails around the park, which can either be enjoyed on your own or on a guided hike offered throughout the year. There is a $15 one-time pet fee per unit for pets staying in cabins. Pets are not allowed in the lodge rooms, however they are are allowed in campgrounds. All animals within the park must be on a leash under six feet. See Details
Scriptown Brewing Company Scriptown Brewing Company is pet-friendly. They offer traditional beer styles, handcrafted locally. Dogs are welcome on a leash. Scriptown Brewing Company is open Monday from 4pm to 10pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 4pm to 11pm and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Fort Robinson State Park Dogs are allowed to join their owners at Fort Robinson State Park in Nebraska. This popular recreation are spans 22,000 acres of exquisite Pine Ridge scenery, where buffalo and longhorn herds can often be seen roaming freely. The compelling Old West history of the area is great to imagine as you stomp on the 60 miles of hiking trails. There is a fee for entrance into the park and dogs must be on a leash throughout their visit. See Details
Niobrara State Park Niobrara State Park is dog-friendly. You are welcome to bring Fido with you to enjoy this park situated at the confluence of the Niobrara and Missouri rivers. The area is know for being both scenic and tranquil, offering visitors the chance to enjoy 14 miles of hiking trails throughout the park with their dogs. There is a fee for entry into the park. Dogs are allowed in all of the outdoor areas of the park, as long as owners clean up any mess that they leave behind and they are on a leash under six feet. See Details
White Elm Brewing Company White Elm Brewing Company is pet-friendly. This production brewery and tap room in Lincoln, NE offers a modern take on rustic ales. With a focus on using only the highest quality, vegan friendly ingredients and a reverence for brewing history, they offer modern American and classic Belgian ales to the local community and people passing through. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at this popular local watering hole. White Elm Brewing Company is open Monday from 4pm to 8pm, Tuesday through Thursday from 3pm to 9pm, Friday from 2pm to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm and Sunday from 1pm to 7pm. See Details
Bolo Beer Co. Bolo Beer Co. is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch inside the taproom at this Valentine hangout, where you can sample a variety of tasty beers brewed on-site. Leashed dogs are also welcome to hang out in the outdoor space. Bolo Beer Co. is open Wednesday through Saturday from 4pm to 10pm. See Details