Dog Friendly Activities in Oregon

Don’t leave Fido in the hotel room when you’re on vacation. Get out and play! No matter where you’re headed in Oregon, 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 Cannon Beach
Cannon Beach Pets are welcome on-leash, or under voice control, year-round at the dog-friendly Cannon Beach, located near a quaint town center with loads of shops and cafes. See Details
Pet Friendly Hondo Dog Park
Hondo Dog Park Hondo Dog Park is an off-leash dog park in Hillsboro, OR, known for being well-maintained, with three areas for dogs to play, including a special one for smaller pets. The park is fully fenced. The winter area is open year-round and not weather dependent. The park will close periodically during cold/wet time periods to protect the grass and maintain an enjoyable and safe dog park. Water may not be on seasonally so be sure to bring your own, just in case! See Details
Two-Shy Brewing Whether you're a novice or a beer expert, Two-Shy Brewing in Roseburg, OR has something on tap for you. This dog-friendly establishment is brewing up IPAs, stouts, red ales and more. Fido is welcome to join you at an outside table. Please see their website for a list of upcoming events. See Details
Seal Rock State Recreation Site Seal Rock State Recreation Site is pet-friendly. This beautiful beach allows dogs on a leash or under voice control. Located south of Newport, there's a large off-shore rock formation that provide habitat for seals, sea lions, sea birds and other marine life. The short trail to the beach is steep in areas, but features an ADA accessible viewpoint at the midway point. See Details
Hald/Strawberry Park Pets love to play off-leash at Hald/Strawberry Park in Ashland, OR. The 2-acre dog park is fully fenced with water and waste bags available. You can access the dog area from the end of Sunnyview Street or across from Hitt Road on Strawberry Lane. See Details
Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe Enjoy some time with Fido on the Deschutes River with a dog-friendly rental from Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe in Bend, OR. Dogs are welcome to join the fun on kayaks, canoes, and stand-up paddleboards. If you want a laid-back river trip, enjoy a tubing trip on the river. Tubes have handles and netting so neither you nor Fido will fall through, although it is still a good idea to make sure Fido is wearing a PFD. All rentals have a minimum two-hour rental period. The Bend store is open year round, and the Sunriver store is open from April to September. If you’re renting from the Sunriver location, you must be able to transport your own rental to the river as dogs are not allowed on the shuttle. Kayak rentals start at $40 per person for two hours. See Details
Spinreel Dune Buggy & ATV Rental If you are looking to explore the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Center with Fido, Spinreel Dune Buggy & ATV Rental in North Bend has pet-friendly dune buggies. Small pets must be able to be held in your lap. Larger pets must be able to be controlled in a seat by themselves. With opportunities for adventure along high dunes, flatter trail areas, or along the Pacific Ocean, they have something for every preference. See Details
Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor is a dog-friendly spot to enjoy seaside prairies, spectacular vistas, secluded cove beaches, rugged cliffs, and forested sea stacks. The Corridor features a somewhat easy, twelve-mile trail that takes about seven hours to complete with Fido. Pets must be leashed during their visit. Dog owners can start out from the trailhead at the north end of the picnic area and head down the paved path past the pit toilets. Those wanting to continue their trek should ignore the trail that goes left to the beach and keep going straight through a bit of brush before opening up to a nice trail on the other side. See Details
Sahalie & Koosah Falls Trail Enjoy the breathtaking wonder of two waterfalls as you hike along the dog-friendly loop trail that connects the Sahalie and Koosah Falls in McKenzie Bridge, OR. Created by ancient lava flows, these stunning waterfalls and the beauty of the surrounding nature provide the makings of a perfect day in the great outdoors with your furry best friend. Just keep your pup leashed on the trails. See Details
Oregon Garden Oregon Garden is pet-friendly. This Silverton Gardens contains a special pet-friendly space that educates visiting dogs and their owners on what local plants can be harmful and helpful to the canine community. Don't forget to snap a picture next to the statue of Bobbie the Wonder Dog, the amazing pooch who traveled more than 2,500 miles to be reunited with his owners in Silverton. There is an admission price and the garden is open daily. See Details
Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad is pet-friendly. Passengers bringing their dogs along for the ride are asked to sit in the open-top section of the train. The train is a 46-mile stretch of track between the Tillamook Airport and the railroad siding of Enright. Pets ride for free! You can catch the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad from the Garibaldi Train Depot at 306 American Avenue in Garibaldi; the Rockaway Beach Depot at 125 Oregon Coast Hwy in Rockaway Beach; or the Wheeler Depot at 580 Marine Drive in Wheeler. Dogs and their families should book tickets in the open cars, not the dinner cars where food is served. During the regular season beginning in late May, the steam locomotives run every day of the week. See Details
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm is dog friendly and is open from the end of March through the first week of May. They have greatly expanded their operation to include taking bulb orders, cut flowers, potted tulips, a gift shop, and all sorts of food and activities on weekends for all members of the family. Leashed dogs are welcome. See Details
Sandy River Delta Park The Sandy River Delta Park trail system consists of a thousand acres of off leash trails that lead to the Sandy River where your dog can wade or swim. Walk or hike for hours. It can be muddy at times due to Portland's frequent rain. Take I-84 to exit 18, follow the road and cut back under 84, stay straight instead of getting on the on ramp and you will be in doggy heaven! Dogs must remain leashed on Confluence Trail. See Details
Sellwood Riverfront Park Dog-friendly Sellwood Riverfront Park in Portland, OR, features a 1.5-acre off-leash area that is a great place for dogs to play off leash. Bring waste bags and water for your pets, as they are not provided on site. The park also has some paved walking paths that leashed dogs are welcome to join you on. See Details
Alton Baker Dog Park The Alton Baker Park includes an off-leash area that has been an important addition to the largest park in Eugene, for more than a decade. The dog park has been so valuable to the area that a special team has formed to continue to grow this area with many great comforts in mind essential to you and your pooch. The Off-Leash Area is located off Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on Leo Harris Parkway, behind Autzen Stadium. Park in lot 8. See Details
Smith Rock State Park Smith Rock State Park is dog-friendly! Fido can explore its six-hundred-and-fifty-acres but must be on a leash no longer than six feet at all times, and owners must clean up after their pet. Clean-up bags and a garbage can are located right before the bridge. Climbers and slackliners bringing dogs to a route or line must follow special rules, which can be found on Smith Rock's official website.

Smith Rock State Park is open year-round from dusk until dawn, and quiet hours in the campground are between 10pm and 7am. Dog owners can park in designated areas only, with $5 day use permits.
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Proxy Falls Trail Located in the Three Sisters Wildnerness area of Williamette National Forest, Proxy Falls Trail offers amazing views of open lava fields and dense forests. This one-way, dog-friendly loop trail brings hikers past the 226 foot veil waterfall that is Proxy Falls. Leashed pets are welcome to join you as you take in the breathtaking scenery along the hiking trail. From McKenzie Bridge, OR, travel east on Highway 126 to Highway 242. Travel east on Highway 242 for 9 miles to Proxy Falls Trailhead. See Details
Peavy Arboretum A popular gateway to the McDonald Forest, Peavy Arboretum is dog-friendly! The Arboretum provides a variety of outdoor recreation and educational opportunities. Dogs are welcome on the trails as long as they are under vocal command or on-leash. Dog owners must clean up after their pets. Peavy Arboretum is open daily from 5am to 9pm. See Details
William M. Tugman State Park Situated on Eel Lake in Lakeside, OR, the William M. Tugman State Park is a fantastic destination for a day outdoors with your pooch. The lake is perfect for fishing, swimming, canoeing, boating, and sailing. If you'd rather hike, there is a dog-friendly trail around the south end of the lake that will take you away from the developed area of the park so you can get even closer to the beauty of nature without distractions. Just ensure Fido is leashed while in the park. See Details
Long Walk Vineyard The Tasting Room at the Long Walk Vineyard in Ashland, Oregon is dog-friendly. You are invited to bring your pooch with you to enjoy this classy wine tasting room with panoramic views of the surrounding valley. The wine they offer is a fine selection of the old world selection from the Long Walk Vineyard, and their hospitality will keep you coming back for more. They are open Thursday through Sunday from 11am to 4pm. See Details
Chetco Brewing Company Chetco Brewing Company is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are allowed both inside the taproom and outside on its patio. The Brewing Company features sixteen taps, Oregon wines by the glass, free Wi-Fi, board games, trivia night, weekly live music, food trucks and more. Dog owners are asked to clean up after their pets and be respectful to other patrons during their visit. Chetco Brewing Company is open from 12pm to 9pm seven days a week. See Details
L.L. Stub Stewart State Park Located 30 miles west of Portland is L.L. Stub Stewart State Park where boundless hiking opportunities await you and Fido. Situated in Buxton, OR, this woodland park features rolling hills and over 25 miles of trails which are suited to any skill level. For a leisurely pace on gentle terrain, opt to follow Banks-Vernonia State Trail which is completely paved and passes through the park. Trails at Stub Stewart State Park are multi-use and frequented by hikers, mountain bikers and equestrians. Dogs must remain leashed at the park with the exception of Hilltop Day Use Area which is fenced. With 1,800 acres to explore, stay a weekend and book into one of five dog-friendly cabins at Mountain Dale Cabin Village. See Details
Lookingglass Brewery Lookingglass Brewery is a dog-friendly micro brewery where dogs are welcome inside the taproom or at an outdoor table on the covered patio. Lookingglass Brewery are dedicated to bringing customers a craft beer experience they will never forget, and simply enjoy. Food truck are often onsite. See Details
Minto-Brown Island Park Your pet will love the chance to run and play off leash at Minto-Brown Island Park in Salem, OR. The park features a 30-acre, designated area for dogs but be careful as it's not fenced. The park also has 29 miles of walking and biking trails. See Details