PET FRIENDLY

Ontario’s West Coast’s warm hospitality and stunning natural beauty create an ideal getaway for dog owners seeking memorable moments and plenty of fun for their four-legged companions. Huron County offers dog-friendly beaches, off-leash dog parks, hiking trails, and plenty of accommodation and dining options where your furry friends are welcome.

OFF LEASH DOG PARKS

Auburn Community Dog Park44 Hardwood Line, Auburn, ON

Brussels Leo Dog Park – 589 Turnberry Street at Flora Street, Brussels, ON

Clinton Kinsmen Dog Park  – 169 Beech Street (rear of the Reach Centre field), Clinton, ON

Crediton Conservation Atrea – 39147 Crediton Road, Crediton, ON

Goderich Dog Park – 323 Warren Street, Goderich ON

Seaforth Dog Park – Victoria Park, 229 Main Street S., Seaforth, ON

 

BEACHES

Dogs on leash are welcome at ten of Ontario’s West Coast beaches.

Amberley Beach – 86569 Amberley Beach Road, North of Goderich, ON

Ashfield Park – 33739 Zion Road, North of Goderich, ON

Bayfield Pier Beach – Located at the end of Long Hill Road next to the Bayfield Marina, Bayfield, ON

Black’s Point Road Beach – Located at the end of Black’s Point Road, South of Goderich, ON

Houston Heights Beach – At the end of Pavilion Road, Bayfield, ON

Howard Street Beach – South of Bayfield Pier Beach at the end of Howard Street West, Bayfield, ON

Port Albert Beach – Located at the end of Huron Street N., Port Albert, ON

Port Blake Day Park – 71111 Bluewater Hwy 21, Grand Bend, ON

St. Christopher’s Beach – 100 Cove Road, Goderich, ON

Sunset Beach – Located at the end of Sunset Beach Road, North of Goderich, ON

HIKING & WALKING TRAILS

Pets on leash are welcome on over 40 public trails in Huron County. Pick up or download a copy of the Ontario’s West Coast Hiking Guide and you and your doggie can hit the trails.

FOOD & BEVERAGE

Your well-mannered pooch is welcome on the patio of the following locations.

2nd Street Light Estate Winery36594 Huron Road, Clinton

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio 

Bad Apple Brewing Co. – 73463 Bluewater Hwy, Zurich

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio 

Black Dog Village Pub & Bistro – 5 Main Street N., Bayfield

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio 

Cait’s Cafe – 168 Courthouse Square, Goderich

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio

Cornerfield Wine Co. – 74444 Bluewater Hwy, Bayfield

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio

Cowbell Brewing Co. – 40035 Blyth Road, Blyth

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio

Eddington’s of Exeter – 527 Main Street S., Exeter

Outdoor dog run next to the patio

Maelstrom Winery  – 78925 Sanctuary Line, Seaforth

Leashed dogs welcome. Dogs in the Vineyards events scheduled periodically

Park House Restaurant – 168 West St, Goderich

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio

Part II Bistro – 10 Courthouse Square, Goderich

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio

Square Brew430 Parsons Ct, Goderich

Leashed dogs welcome on the outdoor patio

ACCOMMODATIONS

Auburn Riverside Resort  – 38382 Blyth Road, Auburn

Friendly dogs are allowed in the campground. They must remain leashed at all times. Onsite dog park.

Bayfield River Cottage Colony -19 Fisherman’s Whard Road, Bayfield

Well-mannered dogs welcome and must stay with owners at all times

Benmiller Inn & Spa81175 Benmiller Line RR#4, Goderich

2 pet friendly rooms available. Pet fee of $50/night.

Cottage Stays  – Bayfield, Lakeshore and Countywide

Pet friendly cottage rental listings

Deer Park Lodge  – 76803 Bluewater Hwy., Bayfield

One dog per cottage

Oakwood Resort – 70671 Bluewater Hwy, Grand Bend

Well-mannered dogs welcome and must stay with owners at all times

Port Albert Inn & Cottages9 Wellington Street S., Port Albert

Well-mannered dogs welcome and must stay with owners at all times 

The Albion Hotel1 Main Street, Bayfield

Small well-trained dogs are allowed

The Ashwood Inn  – 34777 Bayfield River Road., Bayfield

Allows pets under 20 lbs with nominal charges of $25 per day and some restrictions.