Other Dog Activities in New Jersey

Tired of watching Fido run laps in the dog park? We’ve got the scoop on lots of other dog friendly attractions in New Jersey 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 Jersey here.

Pet Friendly Cold Spring Brewery
Cold Spring Brewery Cold Spring Brewery is a dog-friendly, non-profit brewery housed in a restored 1804 three bay English-style barn located in historic Cold Spring Village of Cape May, NJ. They serve several varieties of beer like Cresse American Wheat, Dennisville Inn Porter, and Bradner Brown. Leashed dogs are welcome, and the indoor seating is temperature-controlled. There is an admission price to enter Cold Spring Village. See Details
Pet Friendly Cape May Winery & Vineyard
Cape May Winery & Vineyard Dog-friendly Cape May Winery & Vineyard encompasses four different vineyards, containing over 150 acres, from which 16 varieties of grapes are grown. Traditional tastings take place in the main tasting room and deck bar (weather permitting) where you will enjoy an educational experience led by one of their knowledgeable wine associates. You will stand at the bar and learn while you sip each of the wines you selected for your unique tasting. Come and see what makes the Cape May area such a premier grape growing region. Leashed dogs are welcome. See Details
Historic Cold Spring Village Historic Cold Spring Village is a dog-friendly historic site. Located at Cape May in New Jersey, this 22-acre, open-air, living-history museum features working crafts people in period costumes and 26 restored historic buildings. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at the park, as long as they are on a leash and all mess is cleaned up after them. There's a brewery on the premises too. The village buildings will reopen in June 2019. The village office itself is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Hacklebarney State Park Hacklebarney State Park is dog-friendly. Located between Long Valley and Chester in Morris County, the centerpiece of this secluded park is the gushing river that works its way through the towering trees and glacial valley. There are a number of hiking trails and picnic areas along the shoreline for you to enjoy together. You and your pooch may run into a deer or even a bear, so make sure you keep Fido on a leash for the duration of their visit. To preserve the cleanliness of the water and the surrounding area, please clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. See Details
Wonder Bar Yappy Hour Yappy Hour is when the Wonder Bar plays host to furry friends! With plenty of fenced-­in outdoor space, dogs can meet new friends, get some exercise, or just chill by the water bowl, while their humans do some socializing of their own. Dogs must be neutered and have current rabies tag or dog license. Choke, prong and spike collars are not permitted. The Yappy Hour deck is for customers 21 and over. Yappy Hour times are Monday from 4pm to 7pm (small dogs only), Thursday and Friday from 4pm to 7pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. There is a charge of $5 per person each day. See Details
Carton Brewing Atlantic Highlands' first micro-brewery, Carton Brewing is dog-friendly! Leashed and well-behaved dogs are welcome to join their owners at the brewery. Its beer menu includes Carton of Milk, HopPun, Boat Beer, and IDIPA. Tasting flights are $5 and reservations are not required. Carton Brewing is open Wednesday and Thursday from 5pm to 8pm, Friday from 4pm to 8pm, Saturday from 12pm to 8pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. See Details
Nauti Spirits Distillery Nauti Spirits Distillery is pet-friendly. Adults and their best friends are welcome to join their owners at the outside tables. There is a walk up service window to order. Bring your own chair for added comfort. Nauti Spirits Distillery is open Sunday through Wednesday from 12pm to 8pm and Saturday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Island Beach State Park Island Beach State Park is a pet-friendly island barrier on the coast of New Jersey. Stretching 10 miles in total, the sand dunes offer a varied and interesting area for plants and animals to thrive. From Memorial Day Weekend through the first of October, pets are not permitted on the Ocean Swimming Beaches. Pets are permitted South of the Ocean Swimming Areas during this time period on a leash. Pets are not permitted on the Spizzle Creek Bird Blind Trail at any time. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooches leave behind. See Details
7 Mile Brewery 7 Mile Brewery is a dog-friendly brewery in Rio Grande, NJ. Your leashed, friendly dog is welcome to join you at a table on the outdoor patio. Try their 7 Mile Pale Ale, Project Z Dark Plum Ale, or Mother's Helper Pilsner while you're visiting! See Details
Eclipse Brewing Eclipse Brewing is Merchantville's only craft brewery, offering small batch beers on tap, flights and growlers to go. Dogs are welcome to join you in the large outdoor seating area. While you're there, pick up a bag of Biscuits and Barley dog treats for Fido, made from Eclipse Brewing's spent grain. See Details
Coho Brewing Co. Fido is welcome to join you for an ice-cold beer at dog-friendly taproom Coho Brewing Co., located in Cape May Court House, NJ. Sit inside at the comfortable seating area and sample a delicious selection of craft beer, or order a popular beer flight which include the newest seasonal brews. See Details
Departed Soles Brewing Company Departed Soles Brewing Company in Jersey City, NJ, is dog-friendly! Well-behaved pups are welcome to join you for a craft brew at Jersey City's first modern brewery and tap room. They offer a carefully curated menu of #DefinitelyNotGlutenFree and gluten free craft beer options. See Details
New Jersey Beer Company New Jersey Beer Company is a dog-friendly brewery in New Bergen, NJ. Leashed dogs are welcome both inside and outside the taproom. They brew a variety of beers such as pale ales, stouts, pilsners, golden ale, wee heavy, saison, and Hefeweizen, as well as seasonal specials. See Details
Old York Cellars Old York Cellars is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch with you to enjoy wine tasting, wine making, wine festivals, weddings, parties, private events, corporate events, charity events, wine club, wine club member events, vineyard tours and you're even welcome to bring your own picnic. Old York Cellars is open from 12pm to 5pm, every day of the week. See Details
Ort Farms Ort Farms is pet-friendly. This farm has a pumpkin patch, corn maze, hay rides, apple cannons, kiddie train, pony rides, and other autumn fun. Leashed dogs are welcome to join in most activities. Hours vary seasonally. See Details
Cape May Brewing Company Brewtanical Garden Cape May Brewing Company's Brewtanical Garden in West Cape May is dog friendly. The Brewtanical Garden, located behind the Tasting Room, features 12 taps of Cape May's award-winning craft brews. This space is open to the elements and hours of operation depend on the season. Please call before visiting with Fido. All seating is first come, first served. Well-behaved animals must remain on a leash at all times and the owner is responsible for cleaning up after their furry friend. Animals are not allowed inside the Tasting Room or Beer Garden. See Details
Freedom Boat Club South Jersey Freedom Boat Club South Jersey is pet-friendly. Members have unlimited access to a wide variety of brand new premium powerboats. You and your pooch can use them to fish, waterski, dock and dine, or cruise. The personal tours available even garner a ten percent discount if you bring your dog with you. Freedom Boat Club is open every day of the week from 8am to 8pm. See Details
Fort Mott State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Fort Mott State Park in Pennsville, NJ. The fort was constructed in 1896 in readiness for the Spanish-American War. You and Fido can learn about the area together on the interactive trails, while looking out over the Delaware River. Dogs are welcome throughout the park on a leash, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Source Farmhouse Brewery Source Farmhouse Brewery is a dog friendly, farm-to-glass located in Colts Neck. Enjoy a mug filled with a refreshing lager outdoors in a traditional Bavarian style biergarten under the shade of hop vines growing along reclaimed wood pergola. The expansive farm includes plenty of space for fun, outdoor activities like bocce, corn hole, giant Jenga. Snacks like potato chips and beef jerky are available. See Details
Burnt Mills Cider Well-behaved dogs are welcome in the tasting room at Burnt Mills Cider. They don't serve food, but welcome bringing your own. They do have a rotating schedule of food trucks that serve on the property. See Details
Dr. Brewlittle's Beer Co. Dr. Brewlittle's Beer Co. is a dog-friendly brewery in Maple Shade, NJ. Leashed dogs are welcome indoors and out. Be sure to request a treat for Fido and check out the wall of dogs and cats in the taproom. Grog's Paradise, Dock's Orders, Maple Shade Lager, and Hefty Wise Men are core beers that are always on tap. There are also rotating selections, collaborations, and small batches. See Details
Double Tap Brewing Fido is welcome to join you inside at Double Tap Brewing, a pet-friendly brewery in Hanover, NJ. Enjoy a variety of in-house brewed, local craft beers on tap. They do not serve food, but you are welcome to bring your own or order take out from a nearby restaurant. See Details
Working Dog Winery Working Dog Winery is a popular pet-friendly tasting room in central NJ. They welcome dogs to join their owners on the lawn. Dozens of customers bring their dogs with them during the weekends of these dates to enjoy the vast grounds and spend quality time with their four-legged friends. Working Dog Winery is open Friday from 2pm to 6pm and Saturday to Sunday from 11am to 6pm. See Details
Bellview Winery Bring Fido to join you as you taste wine at Bellview Winery, located less than an hour west outside of Atlantic City. For just $5, sample eight wines from a list of over twenty wines available. Dogs are allowed inside the tasting room. There is plenty of outdoor space to enjoy, too! Bellview Winery is open daily from 10am until 5pm. See Details