Posts Tagged ‘camping’

Top 200 Places: Flintstones Theme Park in Black Hills

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

The Flintstones Bedrock City Theme Park
US Highways 16 and 385
Custer,
South Dakota
605-673-4079

This Flintstones Theme Park offers a City Tour with buildings, play areas, playgrounds, a miniature train ride, car ride and more. They also have a gift shop, drive-in restaurant and campground. Well-behaved leashed dogs are allowed at the park, including on the train ride and at the outdoor dining seats. Pets are not allowed inside any buildings. The park is open from mid May until the beginning of September. Please remember to clean up after your pet.


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: 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: Idaho’s Copper Falls Nature Trail

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

Copper Falls Self-Guided Nature Trail
Forest Road 2517
Bonners Ferry,
Idaho 83805
208-267-5561

Located in the Bonner’s Ferry Ranger District, this great family hike of just under a mile takes you to a spectacular overlook of the Copper Falls then takes you on an easy loop back along the creek. There is an information and registration box at the trailhead that offers pamphlets. Dogs are allowed on this trail. They must be under their owner’s control, and leashed and cleaned up after at all times. The Copper Creek Campground nearby also allows pets.


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.