Other Dog Activities in New Hampshire

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

Pet Friendly Pawtuckaway State Park
Pawtuckaway State Park Pawtuckaway State Park is a dog-friendly recreation area in New Hampshire. Leashed pets are welcome on hiking trails only. Pets are not permitted in the campground or beach area during the summer season (May 1 - September 30). Campers are only allowed to bring pets before May 1st and after September 30th. See Details
Pet Friendly Loon mountain
Loon mountain Loon mountain is pet-friendly. Pooches are allowed in the gondola ride up to the summit. They are also allowed in all outdoor areas as long as they are on leash. Make sure you clean up after your pup. Day access for adults starts at $20. See Details
Kancamagus Highway Kancamagus Highway is a 34.5 mile scenic drive along NH's Route 112 in Northern New Hampshire. Great for a dog-friendly road trip with your pooch! You and Fido can enjoy some of the best fall foliage viewing areas in the country. The Kancamagus Highway is now designated an American Scenic Byway for its rich history, aesthetic beauty and culture. See Details
Canobie Lake Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a stroll through Canobie Lake Park! Although dogs are not allowed inside buildings or on rides, they are allowed to wander around the park, past over one hundred rides, games, live shows, food and more. Operating hours vary by season, and general admission is $39. See Details
Saco Canoe Rentals Company Saco Canoe Rentals Company in Conway, NH is pet-friendly. It's the perfect place for dogs to play and swim. The river averages three feet deep and there are lots of sandy beaches along the way for pups to explore. This company specializes in canoe, tube and kayak rentals. See Details
Henniker Brewing Co. Brewing "with the real New Hampshire spirit of independence, hometown pride, and hard work," Henniker Brewing Company is a pet-friendly spot to grab a beer. The Brewing Company's taproom is dog-friendly, as is its outdoor area with six picnic tables, umbrellas, and a dog water bowl. The taproom sells Henniker Brewing merchandise, beer flights, growler fills, six-pack cans, pints, and snacks. Henniker Brewing Company's taproom is open Wednesday and Thursday from 12pm to 6pm, Friday and Saturday from 12pm to 7pm and Sunday from 12pm to 4pm. See Details
Beaver Brook Falls Wayside Beaver Brook Falls Wayside is a dog-friendly recreation area in Colebrook, New Hampshire. Dogs are welcome to join their owners around this relatively small, 7.3-acre park. Don't forget to bring your lunch and Fido's treats, because there's a scenic picnic area, which is ideal for people to take a rest and enjoy the pretty surroundings. There's not much hiking to be had at this one, but you can definitely enjoy the area with your pooch, as long as they are on a leash under six feet and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Dam Brewhouse The Dam Brewhouse in Campton, NH is pet friendly. Most of the beers on tap are gluten free and delicious. Sarah and John's hope is to bring community together. Their small tasting room and beer garden is a perfect place to meet an old friend, or some new ones. See Details
Ahern State Park Ahern State Park is dog-friendly. This 128-acre park is home to 3,500 feet of shoreline on Lake Winnisquam. Pets are permitted in the park but only on the trails. They are not permitted on the beach. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind and they must be on a leash under six feet for the duration of their stay. See Details
Madison Boulder Natural Area Dogs are allowed to join their owners at Madison Boulder Natural Area in Madison, NH. This pet-friendly public area is home to the largest known glacial erratic in North America. Madison Boulder is a huge granite rock that weighs more than 5000 tons. You and your pooch can wander around the natural phenomenon, as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Modestman Brewing Modestman Brewing is a dog-friendly brewery in Keene, NH. Fido is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio (weather permitting). The brewery is known for its New England style IPA, but they brew all styles of beer. You can purchase food from the food truck on the back patio or bring your own food. See Details
Milford Drive-In Theater Milford Drive-In Theater is a dog-friendly attraction in Milford, NH. The last remaining drive-in theater in southern New Hampshire, bring Fido to enjoy a movie with friends and family. Dogs must be leashed and are not allowed inside the concession stand. Attendees frequently tailgate before a movie begins, so it is best if Fido is accustomed to crowds, strangers, children, and loud noises. See Details
DeMeritt Hill Farm Leashed pets are welcome to join the fun at DeMeritt Hill Farm. The farm offers pick-your-own apples, blueberries, peaches, pumpkins and Christmas trees. The farm also offers hiking trails, hay rides, two play areas for children, a bakery, and a farm store. Halloween themed events take place in October. See Details
Jackson Falls Enjoy one of New Hampshire's most picturesque waterfalls at Jackson Falls. Leashed dogs are welcome. Plenty of parking at the bottom and top of the Falls. See Details
Applecrest Farm Orchards Applecrest Farm Orchards is pet-friendly. New Hampshire's oldest and largest apple orchard is also the longest continuously-operated orchard in America. Leashed dogs are allowed on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up and they are well-behaved. See Details
Gunstock Mountain Resort Gunstock is pet-friendly. They have been a popular destination for winter fun since 1937. Generations of outdoor enthusiasts have been visiting the mountain to cut loose and get reacquainted with nature. They believe that humans weren't meant to hibernate, and that the long cold months of winter are best spent playing outside and sliding on the snow. From skiing and riding, to snow tubing, to snowshoeing, to skijoring with dogs, Gunstock has something for everyone in the winter. See Details
Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center The Sherman Adams Building of the main observatory is off-limits to dogs. However, there's an area near the front that is inside and sheltered by the wind and heated on colder days that people can bring their dogs into. The area where food is served is off limits to dogs. There are also trails nearby that people can enjoy with their pooch. See Details
Able Ebenezer Brewing Company Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Able Ebenezer Brewing Company in Merrimack. Leashed dogs are allowed to join in the fun and must follow the same rules as the humans-behave well. There's no food served inside, so Fido can join you there or at the outdoor picnic table area. There beers include a pumpkin ale, apricot, porter and smoked IPA. The taproom is a great place to visit and enjoy one of their carefully crafted beers. Able Enezer Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 8pm, Friday from 4pm to 9pm, Saturday from 1pm to 9pm and Sunday from 1pm to 7pm. See Details
Northwood Meadows State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Northwood Meadows State Park in New Hampshire. This wooded park is great to explore with Fido, spanning just over 674 acres of space. The park includes a wetlands area and is excellent for nature walks and picnicking along the way. Anglers will enjoy casting off into the brook. Owners are reminded to keep Fido on a leash and clean up any mess that they leave behind. See Details
Chesterfield Gorge Natural Area Chesterfield Gorge Natural Area is a dog-friendly recreational area in West Chesterfield, NH. This lovely woodland area is great for hikers to explore, especially during the fall months when the leaves turn an array of colors. Fido will enjoy exploring the footpaths along the gorge that lead to scenic views of the area. The park is always open for dogs and their owners, unless otherwise posted. Dogs are welcome to join their owners throughout the park, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them and they are on a leash under six feet. See Details
Poverty Lane Orchards Bring your canine companion for a day at Poverty Lane Orchards in Lebanon, NH. This dog-friendly farm offers pick-your-own apples as well as ready-picked apples. Enjoy free tastes of everything they grow or make (including Farnum Hill Ciders), wide open spaces with plenty of picnic tables and room to run, and a farm store with pumpkins, gourds, squash, jams and jellies. See Details
Saco Bound Saco Bound offers pet friendly canoe trips along the Saco River. Enjoy a day on the river with your dog on a variety of day trips or choose an overnight camping option. Saco Bound has been in the business of providing outdoor recreational opportunities for over forty years, so they know more than a few things about how to make your Saco River trip a delight for you and your dog! See Details
Mount Washington State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Mount Washington State Park in New Hampshire. This state park takes up just over 60 acres on the summit of the Northeast's highest peak. The views are great from the top and there are lots of weaving trails that lead to overlooks. Pets are not allowed to be tied to entry area into Sherman Adams Building Visitor Center; in concession and dining room areas; or on the Cog Railway. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooch leaves behind and to always keep Fido on a leash. The park is open May through October from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Smuttynose Brewing Company Smuttynose Brewing Company is a pet-friendly brewery. They love dogs and even invite their own pups to join in the brewing process. Dogs are welcome to hang with their owners on the lawn outside and enjoy the sun and a fresh beverage. They are open Wednesday to Thursday from 1pm to 7pm, Friday from 12pm to 7pm, Saturday from 11am to 7pm, Sunday from 12pm to 6pm and Monday from 1pm to 7pm. See Details