Nyack is a village located in Rockland County, New York near Manhattan and the Hudson River. The name of the village comes from the Native Americans that were resident in that area before the European colonization took place. Plenty of notable people either lived in Nyack or were born there. A few of them include the comedian and actress Rosie O'Donnell and actresses Helen Hayes and Zita Johann.
Nyack isn't just known for its famous residents, though -- it's also a very dog-friendly place! If you need a place to stay here with your doggo, check out Time Nyack or the pet-friendly Airbnb rentals in town. If you're not satisfied with your options, you can search for something in the surrounding areas.
You'll also find a few places to dine with your dog in town. Sour Kraut, the Hudson House of Nyack, and Bourbon Street of Nyack all welcome dogs at the outdoor seating areas. You can also visit the Art Cafe, La Fontana, or Pie Lady and Son for a sweet treat. There isn't a veterinary hospital in the village, but there are plenty of hospitals in nearby cities, like Valley Cottage or Nanuet.
If you want an outdoor adventure, a great place that you can visit with your dog is the Rockefeller State Park Preserve, located around 14 miles away from Nyack across the Hudson River. You and your pooch will pawsitively love exploring Nyack and its nearby cities!
located across the Hudson River in Belle Haven, a 21-mile distance from Nyack. This off-leash park is safely fenced so your dog can sniff around and hang out with other pups. If you have a small pup that needs to be separated from the other doggies, that's not a problem at this park, because there are two separate areas for large and small breeds. The park isn't huge or fancy, but it's still the pawfect place to play! The ground gets muddy when it rains, so you should bring a towel if you're going on a rainy day.