Hampton, New Hampshire is a town located on the Atlantic Ocean. Although this is a popular tourist destination in the summer, especially because of its famous scenic Hampton Beach, year-round residents love the charm and community spirit this dog-friendly town offers. In summer, each resident is welcome to grow veggies and fruits at their Victory Garden, with a plot dedicated to each homeowner. For the pet lover, Hampton Veterinary Hospital is ready to provide services to keep Fido in tip-top shape.
Take your pup to either Tuck Field, Eaton Park, Lew Brown Park or Batchelder Park for some open space roaming. Batchelder Park also has a pond where you can relax by the water’s edge. And Founder’s Park is the perfect place to find some relaxation time on their park benches. All are dog-friendly, but please remember to bring clean-up bags to keep these area parks pristine!
With many dog-friendly restaurants located in Hampton, you and your pup will have a variety of meals to choose from. Try the 401 Tavern, The Galley Hatch, or CR’s The Restaurant, all featuring pet-friendly outdoor dining tables and delicious meals to please everyone!
Hampton, New Hampshire is sure to please both human and pup, so come visit with you best bud!
South Hampton is a town just
south of Hampton. The place to take your
pup for some outdoor together time is Hickory Trail. This is a wonderful trail to hike and it is
suitable for all skill levels. The 1.25-mile
trail meanders through a scenic beaver marsh and dense forests. You
and your fur-ever friend will enjoy quiet time listening to the calls of
nature, especially the bird populations that frequent the area. Be sure to keep Fifi on leash and clean up after
her. Be sure to pack snacks or a picnic
lunch to share and plenty of water.
The nearby town of North Hampton is home to the dog-friendly Dearborn Park. Take your pawtastic friend to this quiet park where you will find grassy areas for you and your pup to relax the day away. There is also a nice playground for children to play. The park has benches to sit and picnic tables under a pavilion to have lunch. There is a water bubbler to cool yourself, open spaces for Fifi to roam, and porta-potties are provided on site. The North Beach Bar and Grill is your spot to dine outdoors with your fur-ever friend.
The Hampton Salt Marsh Conservation Area is a dog-friendly outdoor adventure area for you and your pup where you will enjoy the day. Located in the Great Boars Head neighborhood, your pup is welcome to walk on leash on the numerous hiking trails through this extensive salt estuary. These marshes are the perfect place for birdwatching as they are home to numerous exotic species. Be sure to bring binoculars, a camera and plenty of water on this expedition. Pack a nice picnic lunch to share with your pup and spend an afternoon enjoying the beautiful scenery.
Visit the town of Hampton Falls, southeast of the town of Hampton, to spend some quality time with your fur-ever friend. The Governor Weare Park is a dedicated sports park with tennis, volleyball, and baseball fields. Relax and catch a game with your pup! Or head to Phillips Park. Although small, you and pup can wander around the grassy areas or find a spot under a tree to read a book. Phillips Park does not have any restroom facilities, and both parks require Fido to be on leash and cleaned up after. Pack a picnic lunch for you both to enjoy.
The Landing Road Marsh is a great outdoor area for you and your pup to visit, in the neighborhood of Hampton Beach. This wide-open scenic area is a bird-lover’s paradise. Home to many species of birds and a wildlife habitat to many other animals, you and your pup can enjoy wandering around the open spaces of this Marsh with Fido on leash. There are no facilities so be sure to plan accordingly. Afterwards, head to Farr’s Famous Chicken, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, for some finger-licking food with your pup on their outdoor patio tables.