Dog Friendly Activities in Nebraska

Don’t leave Fido in the hotel room when you’re on vacation. Get out and play! No matter where you’re headed in Nebraska, we can point you towards the nearest off-leash dog park, the most popular dog beach, a really great hiking trail, and lots of other places to play with Fido.

Pet Friendly Hanscom Park Dog Park
Hanscom Park Dog Park Hanscom Park Dog Park has a small dog area, a large dog area, and an area for regular use. There is a water fountain onsite but it is only on between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The park is located on a hill and there are several trees to provide shade to visitors. See Details
Pet Friendly Warren Buffett's Omaha
Warren Buffett's Omaha 'Warren Buffett's Omaha' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Adam. You and your pooch will take a guided walking tour throughout downtown Omaha, following in the steps of Warren Buffett's life. See sites such as his family's grocery store location, places he spent his childhood, the house he was born and other locations he lived and worked. You will also get to see his current office, home, and personal dining room at his favorite steakhouse. Please be ready to have someone in your party wait outside if the tour visits any inside locations where dogs may not be welcome. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 4 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Rickman's Run Dog Park at Holmes Lake Pets love to play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which includes separate small dog area, picnic tables, benches, and a creek for dogs to swim in. See Details
Hefflinger Dog Park Pets love the chance to run leash-free in this fenced dog park, which includes a separate area for smaller pets. The park can get muddy, so bring towels. See Details
Walnut Creek Park Off Leash Area Your pet will love to take a dip on a hot day at this off-leash area, which includes a swimming pond. Fenced on three sides. See Details
Jewell Dog Park This fenced dog park includes separate areas for small and large dogs. It's a great place for your pet to get some off-leash exercise, but remember to bring water. See Details
Chalco Hills Recreation Area Dogs are welcome to run and play off-leash in the designated area of this beautiful Omaha hiking area, though be careful as the park is only fenced on one side. See Details
Oak Lake Dog Park This conveniently located, fenced dog park is a great place to take your dog for an off-leash run. Be sure to bring water. See Details
An Intimate Look at Omaha 'An Intimate Look at Omaha' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Adam. You and Fido will be given a guided walking tour from a local host who will show you downtown's historical sites and attractions. You will learn about the city's evolution along the way - from the city's first residents to today's modern components. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. We will leisurely stroll about 1.7 miles. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Memorial Park Leashed dogs are welcome in Memorial Park, which is located near University Avenue and Robert H Storz Drive. See Details
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
Waggin' Tails Bark Park This 2-acre park is fenced in with a separate area for small dogs. There are water fountains and benches. Parking is available near the park off of W Leota St. See Details
Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail (Omaha Branch) Walk in the steps of the famous explorers on this multi-state trail. Keep Fido on a leash while you enjoy the beauty of nature as you hike along this historic path. See Details
Big Papio Trail The Big Papio Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Big Papio Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Meadowlark North Dog Park Your pet will love to get some off-leash exercise at this fenced Kearney dog park, which includes benches and shade. Bring water! See Details
Elmwood Park Elmwood Park is pet-friendly. This historic park features several walking trails, picnic areas, shelters, and restrooms. Leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they are cleaned up after. See Details
Platte River State Park Leashed dogs are welcome on trails and at some campsites at Platte River State Park. Daily park permits are $6 for vehicles licensed in Nebraska and $8 for vehicles licensed in other states. See Details
Keystone Trail The Keystone Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Keystone Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Bryson's Airboat Tours Enjoy adventure with your leashed canine companion and Bryson's Airboat Tours. Providing adventure on the Platte River, Bryson's Airboat Tours caters to individual and group needs. Visitors may even catch a glimpse of local wildlife while enjoying a thrilling tour aboard a Panther airboat capable of reaching 60 mph. Prices start at $150 for 2 passengers. Children under 13 are $20 each. Open mid-April to mid-October. Tours can be scheduled from 10:00 am-dusk. See Details
West Papio Trail The West Papio Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the West Papio Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Field Club Trail The Field Club Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Omaha! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Field Club Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Hastings Dog Park Bring your pet to run and play off-leash at this dog park, though be careful as there have been some holes in fencing reported. See Details
Bellevue Loop Trail The Bellevue Loop Trail is a multi-use trail preserved from a historic canal towpath that's a great place to walk Fido in Bellevue! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Bellevue Loop Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
MoPac Trail The MoPac Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Lincoln! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the MoPac Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details