Dog-Friendly Trails and Restaurants
Do you bring your furry friends with you on vacation? We’re not surprised! Many people are looking for dog-friendly places to hangout when they visit Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.
PET-FRIENDLY HANGOUTS IN ORANGE BEACH AL
Not only is the food and atmosphere amazing at The Gulf in Orange Beach but they welcome your four-legged pals! Their beach location and lounging couches are perfect for a relaxing afternoon overlooking Alabama Pass. You can also sit outside on the dining deck upstairs for an even better view! Your dog will love this beachy hangout as much as you do.
FLORA-BAMA YACHT CLUB
This fun beach atmosphere is open for everyone. Enjoy the live music, cabana bars and great food while your dog enjoys the attention from other customers!
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You can shop ‘til you drop here but more importantly, several stores are pet-friendly! You can bring your dog along to restaurants for outdoor dining and stop by the dog boutique while you’re there!
PET-FRIENDLY HANGOUTS IN GULF SHORES AL
GULF STATE PARK
There are boardwalks, trails, a free bike-share program, plenty of nature and wildlife to explore and restaurants to check out at Gulf State Park. Take a walk on the path to Woodside Restaurant and take a seat outside for a delicious southern-style breakfast. Your dog(s) will absolutely love the fresh air and sunshine!
THE HUGH S. BRANYON BACKCOUNTRY TRAIL
There are many miles of biking/hiking options along the backcountry trail. You can find a trail map here or at the beginning of each trail! Take your dog for a walk or jog and soak in the water views, tree canopies, and butterfly garden!
GULF SHORES DOG PARK
The local dog park in Gulf Shores is a local favorite because it is fenced in with plenty of benches nearby so you can relax while your dog runs without a leash. There are even a few obstacle courses if you want to give your dog a workout! They will return exercised, happy and ready for a nap.
PET-FRIENDLY VACATION RENTALS
We have some great vacation rentals to choose from and a couple of options for pet-friendly vacation rentals in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach! You can browse the available units below and give us a call with any questions. We look forward to seeing you and your dog(s) at the beach soon!