Dog Friendly Activities in Washington

Don’t leave Fido in the hotel room when you’re on vacation. Get out and play! No matter where you’re headed in Washington, 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 Chambers Bay Off Leash Park & Beach
Chambers Bay Off Leash Park & Beach There is off-leash beach access area for dogs south of the Bridge, adjacent to Chambers Bay Golf Course.The entire park is 7 acres with a 1 acre off-leash area, and a separate area for small, shy, and senior dogs. It is maintained and funded by SUNDogs (Safe, Unleashed, Natural), a non profit group in University Place, Washington. See Details
Pet Friendly Warren G. Magnuson Park Off-Leash Dog Area
Warren G. Magnuson Park Off-Leash Dog Area Magnuson Off-Leash Dog Area is a fully-fenced, 6-acre dog park divided into several smaller areas with access to swim in Lake Washington. Best of all, it's the only dog park in Washington with beach access. See Details
Olympic National Forest Your pet will love to join you as you explore this gorgeous national forest. Pets are welcome on the trails, but it's recommended (not required) to keep them on-leash. See Details
Explore Tacoma with a Pro Photographer 'Explore Tacoma with a Pro Photographer' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Joe. Contact host prior to booking so host can tailor experience to be more dog friendly. Your award-winning travel photographer host will show you and your pooch around his hometown. You'll be taught tips and tricks while photographing the beautiful area - historic buildings, modern architecture, boats and ships, the waterfront and public gardens, and amazing views of Mount Rainier. Bring your own camera. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 16 and up. Guests must be comfortable walking several miles. Rates start at $87 per person. See Details
Seattle Water Tours Sunday Ice Cream Cruise Formerly Seattle Ferry Service, the Seattle Water Tours Sunday Ice Cream Cruise is a popular, dog friendly cruise around Lake Union. Well-behaved, leashed pups are welcome aboard as you enjoy ice cream and a view of Seattle from the water. The 45-minute trip also includes a narrated tour of the waterway. See Details
Photo Shoot in Pike Place Market 'Photo Shoot in Pike Place Market' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Cameron. Please notify host prior to booking of bringing a pup along. You and your pooch will receive a photo session around the legendary market and explore the area for more 'Instagram-able' hotspots. You'll end up with a minimum of 25-30 edited pictures sent digitally. Private sessions also available. The experience lasts 1 hour and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. Rates start at $39 per person. See Details
Kenmore Air Are you looking for the best way for you and Fido to see Seattle? Kenmore Airlines offers pet-friendly flightseeing tours! Enjoy an exciting water takeoff, an air tour of Seattle, and a gentle landing on Lake Union aboard one of Kenmore Airlines's seaplanes. Lap dogs up to 25 lbs are permitted for no charge, 26 to 50 lbs for $75, and a seat must be purchased for dogs over 50 lbs. For the comfort and safety of all passengers, they maintain a limit of one pet per flight. See Details
Howarth Park Howarth Park has a great, long beach area to take your dog. At low tide, the sand stretches out forever with plenty of room for you and pooch to run around, or just bring a picnic and get some sun! Check the tide reports before going to ensure ultimate beach bliss, and park up top for a fun little hike down to the water in this lush little 28 acre park. Unfortunately, not the entire park is off leash, just the beach area, but other areas of the park include picnic/bbq facilities, trails, a playground, tennis courts, restrooms, fishing, and salt-water access. See Details
Washington Park Arboretum Leashed pets welcome on the extensive trails of this beautiful Seattle park with plenty of benches for resting and lots of local wildlife. See Details
Richmond Beach Saltwater Park Richmond Beach Saltwater Park has an off-leash area that runs along the coast. Just be aware that the area is not fenced. See Details
Spokanimal Dog Park at High Bridge Park Spokane's only actual dog park. There is an area for large dogs and an area for small dogs. Please bring a gallon of water with you. Water is supposed to be installed by summer of 2013 but for now it's bring your own. See Details
Luther Burbank Park An off-leash area at the north end of the Luther Burbank Park provides plenty of room for your pup to romp with other dogs. There is a shore area so water-loving dogs can get in the water and play. See Details
Old Ballard Brewery Tour 'Old Ballard Brewery Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Timothy. At a quarter mile, this is one of Timothy's shortest tours, but you will not find more great beer in a two-block area of any city in the country. The tour starts and ends just a few short blocks from Old Ballard's Historic District. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 8 guests ages 21 and up. All of the breweries are family and pet friendly. Rates start at $70/person. See Details
French Lake Dog Park The French Lake Dog Park is a large, 10 acre off-leash park. It has a pond, picnic area and parking stalls. See Details
University Village Shopping Center Many unique, outdoor shops in a relaxing, dog-friendly, open-air setting makes the University Village Shopping Center a favorite among the folks of Seattle. See Details
Marymoor Park Known locally as "Doggy Disneyland," Marymoor Park is best known for its 40 acres of off-leash area. There are fields, woods and water. Total heaven if you're a dog! See Details
Double Bluff Beach Dogs go wild for the chance to run off-leash at this 2-mile stretch of wide, beautiful sand. There's even a doggie washing station to rinse off at. See Details
Discovery Bay Golf Course Discovery Bay Golf Course is a pet friendly, public golf course. Bring your dog along to enjoy 18 holes of golf on Washington's oldest public golf course. Surrounded by unspoiled views of the Olympic and Cascade mountains, Discovery Bay Golf Course is an excellent place to relax and enjoy golfing with man's best friend. See Details
Seward Park This Seattle secret includes a lovely paved waterfront trail, quiet forested areas, and tennis courts. Leashed dogs are welcome. See Details
Edmonds Marina Beach Off-Leash Dog Park Located about 20 miles north of Seattle, the Edmonds Marina Beach Off-Leash Dog Area one of the few off-leash dog areas that provides access to a beach on Puget Sound where dogs can swim and play in the water. There is a doggie rinsing station and the beach is partially fenced, though you need to be careful as dogs are not allowed on the adjacent beaches. See Details
Carkeek Park Pets are welcome to join you on-leash at this Seattle public park. Leashed dogs are allowed on trails; however, they are not allowed on the beaches. See Details
Westcrest Dog Park Pets are welcome to run and play off-leash at this 8-acre dog park with doggie drinking fountain, trees, and wide open spaces. See Details
Fishermen's Terminal Brewery Tour 'Fishermen's Terminal Brewery Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Timothy. Sample beers with your pooch in Seattle's pet-friendly breweries. This tour includes family, figurehead and rooftop breweries. The total walking distance is 1.2 miles and includes Seattle's historic Fishermen's Terminal. The history of Seattle's breweries is not about scenic pubs in quaint locations, it is about working men and women brewing real beer for real people and their families. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 8 guests ages 21 and up. All of the breweries are family and pet friendly and you will find many people enjoying family time together. Rates start at $70 per person. See Details
Owen Beach Owen Beach is dog-friendly, and offers waterfront picnic shelters with grills, tables, a restroom, and ample free parking. See Details