Dog-friendly Days Out

Dog friendly days out in Dorset

Search our dog friendly attractions in Dorset, for dog friendly places to go in Dorset geared up for a fun day out for both you and your dogs.



2 miles South of Dorchester. Access off A354, North of bypass (OS Map 194; ref SY 670885). Railway stations in Dorchester (South or West)about 2 miles away.

Sherborne Castle is located on the edge of the historic town of Sherborne. There are beautiful walks both close to the town and in the surrounding countryside as a whole.

Visitors can explore the remains of the moated castle and grounds. Half a mile from Sherborne town. Car parking and toilets available.

1.5 miles SW of Winterbourne Abbas, on A35.

Treasure Trails are a unique way to explore and have fun. They are self-guided walking routes in great locations, perfect for a dog walk with added interest. The Trails are designed with families in mind. Use the link to our website for locations and more details.

Located in Abbotsbury, off B3157, near a churchyard (OS Map 194; ref SY 578852).

Located in Christchurch, near the Priory (OS Map 195; ref SZ 160927). Railway sation less that 1 mile away.

Located 2 miles North of Abbotsbury, 1 mile along a footpath off a minor road to Hardy Monument (OS Map 194; ref SY 577878). Limited parking is on the verge, near the entrance to Gorwell Farm.

South West of Cranborne on B3078 (OS Map 195; ref su 024100).