Posts Tagged ‘beach’

Top 200 Places: Assateague Island Maryland

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

Assateague Island National Seashore
7206 National Seashore Lane
Assateague Island,
Maryland 21811
410-641-1441
877-444-6777

This undeveloped barrier island park allots visitors educational as well as numerous land, water, and seaside recreational opportunities. You can also view the Assateague Wild Horses. Dogs are allowed in the Maryland portion of the National Seashore for day and overnight use for no additional fee. They are not allowed in the Maryland State Park, on the Virginia part of the island-(even in a vehicle), or north of the State Park to the Ocean City inlet. They may not be on life-guarded beaches or on nature trails. Dogs may not be left unattended, and they must be on no more than a 6 foot leash and cleaned up after at all times.


Top 200 Places

DogFriendly.com, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at http://www.dogfriendly.com. Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at email@dogfriendly.com. You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

The blog entries can be found at http://dogfriendly.com/dognews/?cat=243, our Facebook page, or Twitter.

Top 200 Places: Cape Cod National Seashore

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Cape Cod National Seashore
99 Marconi Station Site Road
Wellfleet,
Massachusetts 02667
508-349-3785

The Seashore is a forty-mile long stretch of pristine sandy beach. Dogs of all sizes are allowed. There are no additional pet fees, but they request that guests pick up a pet brochure at the visitor’s center when they arrive. Dogs may not be left unattended, and they must be leashed and cleaned up after. Dogs are not allowed on the self guided nature trails, at the fresh water ponds, nor in the the picket fenced areas. Parking lots are open 6 A.M. to midnight, daily, year-round. The Salt Pond Visitor Center is open from 9 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. daily, year-round, with extended hours during the summer months. The Province Lands Visitor Center is open from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. daily, early-May through late-October.


Top 200 Places

DogFriendly.com, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at http://www.dogfriendly.com. Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at email@dogfriendly.com. You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

The blog entries can be found at http://dogfriendly.com/dognews/?cat=243, our Facebook page, or Twitter.

Top 200 Places: Loews Coronado Bay Resort

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Loews Coronado Bay Resort
4000 Coronado Bay Road
Coronado,
California 92118

Offerings at this hotel include a fabulous oceanfront setting, luxury – amenity filled accommodations for all level of travelers, and a restaurant specializing in farm-to-table sustainable dining with many items sourced from their onsite 3,800 square-foot organic herb garden. Dogs are allowed for an additional one time pet fee of $25 per room, and they must be declared at the time of reservations. They also offer a VIP Pet Program for their canine visitors that include a gourmet room service menu, specialized bedding, dinnerware, a toy, treats, pet food, waste disposal bags, and info for local dog friendly venues.


Top 200 Places

DogFriendly.com, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at http://www.dogfriendly.com. Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at email@dogfriendly.com. You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

The blog entries can be found at http://dogfriendly.com/dognews/?cat=243, our Facebook page, or Twitter.