Bowmansville is a small hamlet, located in the town of Lancaster, on the western edge of the state of New York. Ellicott Creek runs through this charming hamlet, settled in 1803. Gristmills were this town’s industry and now it offers a home-town experience for those who reside and visit the area. This pup-loving town features the Lancaster Small Animal Hospital here to take care of any needs your pup might have.
For some outdoor time with Fido, head to the Meadow Lea Park in the nearby town of Lancaster, which offers sports courts and fields, and a wading pool and playground for the kiddies. Pack a picnic to share under the picnic shelter and enjoy lunch with your fur-ever friend. Restroom facilities and drinking fountains are on-site. Be sure to keep your pup on leash throughout this scenic park.
Are you ready for some exercise with Fido? Hop on the Heritage Trail which runs through Bowmansville. This 4-mile trail offers scenic views as it winds through the town and surrounding area. You can walk or bike with your pup on leash and it is perfect for all pup-abilities. It is open year-round, except during hunting season.
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In the Town of Lancaster neighborhood, in the town of Lancaster, don’t miss the chance to visit Westwood Park. This 175-acre facility offers year-round fun for you and your pawtastic pup. Grab your pup’s leash and jump on the walking path, which is suited for all pup fitness levels. Bicyclers and cross-country skiers also use this path which meanders through the park. There are numerous sports fields where Fido can run on an extended leash and playground equipment for the children enjoy. Be sure to bring clean up mitts to keep this park pup-friendly. Restroom and water facilities are provided.
Como Lake Park, in the town of Lancaster, offers 80 acres of fun for you and your pawtastic pup! There is a 4-acre lake where visitors can try out their hand at ice skating in the winter, or fishing during the summer. You can take Fido for a stroll to the beautiful Como Lake Lighthouse and around the entire park for a longer hiking journey. This trail is perfectly suited for all fitness level pups! Be sure to keep them on leash here, and bring clean up mitts to keep the park pristine.
In the Walden Ponds neighborhood, in the town of Lancaster, there is a pup-friendly park for you to spend some quality time together with your pawtastic pup! Visit Walden Pond Park which offers 56 acres of fun including 8 sports fields and 3 sand volleyball courts for the sports enthusiast! Other fields fill out this area and are the perfect place to take Fido for an extended-leash romp! There is a playground and some landscaped areas to relax. Picnic shelters round out this park. Restroom facilities and water are available. Take mutt mitts to keep Walden Pond Park always pup-friendly.
In the Clarence neighborhood, in the town of Clarence, 8 miles northeast of Bowmansville, the Harris Hill Park is the place to be for 20 acres of outdoor fun with your pawtastic pup! There are lots of sports courts and fields here where you can catch a game in action, or watch the kiddos enjoy themselves on the playground equipment. Take Fido for a stroll throughout the park on the paved paths, or just relax on a blanket on the landscaped, grassy areas. Restrooms are located on site. Be sure to keep your pup on leash here and remember mutt mitts.