Canton is the largest town in Fulton County, Illinois, and is home to a few great lakes, like the Fitch Lake and Bond Lake, perfect if your pup loves the water. There are three veterinarians in Canton if your dog needs to go in for a health check-up.
Spend the day out at Dean Park with your four-legged pal by your side. The park offers a huge playground, a large grass space, picnic tables, shade, and a nice walking path around and throughout that park that you and Fido can use while you're visiting. Make sure when you are out at the park to keep your dog on a leash.
Billy's Tap is a casual bar and eatery that has a dog-friendly atmosphere. They serve a variety of delicious food with a menu that includes burgers, sandwiches and seafood options. Their outdoor patio is a great area to relax, cow down, and have your dog by your side.
If you're looking for a place to stay, then stop into the Super 8 Canton or the Canton Inn. They both welcome your dog to stay the night with you while you are out exploring Canton together.
Canton is a great area to be with your furry pal and getting some good walks in.
This neighborhood offers a choice in outdoor adventures! Anderson Park is a beautiful park to explore and walk around with Fido. The park is filled with a playground, basketball courts, and a picnic area for your enjoyment, plus there is a great grass area for fetch. McCall Park is a large area that offers a baseball diamond and a huge grass area that your dog will love running around. This park doesn't have a paved trail to walk on, so if you take your dog here for a walk, it will be on the grass. Hulit Park is mainly used for football games, but does offer a big grass area and restrooms.
The Banner Marsh State Fish and Wildlife Area is on the outskirts of Canton and a great area to explore with your dog. The park offers boating on the Illinois River, fishing, and hunting. There is a picnic area at the park that you and Fido can relax at, and you can camp if you want to stay a few nights. While in the area, you need to keep your dog on a leash, especially since hunting is very popular. Don't forget to bring your water and clean up bags with you.