Dog-friendly Days Out

Dog friendly days out in Northern Scotland

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



By the A9, 3 miles East North East of Golspie • NC 870 013.

1 mile South of Wick on Shore Road • ND 368 487.

2.5 miles from Dounby on the B905 to Evie village 6 HY 325 228.

About 1 mile South West of Lerwick on the A970 4 HU 464 408

0.5m South of Finstown on B9056 from Kirkwall. HY 364 128.

1.5 miles South of Carloway, about 16 miles North West of Stornoway, Lewis on the A858. NB 189 412

0.25 mile West of Bracadale, Skye off the A863 • NG 339 385.

In Birsay on the A966 •6 HY 248 277.

8 miles West South West of Kirkwall on the A964 to Houton and Orphir. HY 334 043

In centre of Lerwick. 4 HU 475 415.

About 1 mile North West of Kirkwall in Hatston Industrial Estate off the A965 • HY 442 117.

5 miles North of Lybster on the A9. Monument situated 5 miles along unclassified road • ND 260 441.

At the south east end of Hoy. Grid reference ND 338 912.

On the island of Holm of Papa Westray. Reached by private boat hire from Papa Westray • 5 HY 509 518.

At Sumburgh Head, 35 km south of Lerwick on the A97. Grid reference: HU 399 095

On the island of Papa Westray about 0.25 mile West of Holland Farm. • 5 HY 483 519

On the island of Rousay on the B9064, 3 miles from pier. 5 HY 404 279

14 km West of Kirkwall on the A965. Grid reference HY 318 128. During July and August, the number of tours per day may be reduced due to parking restrictions.

On the island of Rousay on the B9064, 5 miles from pier. 6 HY 371 308.

On the island of Rousay on the B9064, 5 miles from pier. 6 HY 372 306.

On the island of Mousa, accessible by boat from Sandwick, about 14 miles South of Lerwick on the A970. For ferry contact operator, Tel: 01950 431367 as at Sept 2006) HU 457 237.

On Island of Unst 4 miles North East from pier at Belmont off the A968 • 1 HP 629 012

At the South-Easternmost point of Scatness, South Shetland off the A970. Access is across rocks. 4 HU 388 084

On the island of Westray, 1 mile West of Pierowall village. 5 HY 429 488.

On the island of Westray in the village of Pierowall. 5 HY 438 487.

On the island of Sanday on the southern point of Els Ness, 2.5 miles from Kettlehoft village. 6 HY 677 378.

About 4.5 miles West North West of Kirkwall on the A965. HY 397 127.

About 5 miles North East of Stromness on the B9055 • 6 HY 294 134.

In Scalloway, 6 milesa from Lerwick on the A970 4 HU 405 393.

On the island of Egilsay 0.5 mile from pier. 6 HY 466 304.

6 miles West of Thurso on the A836 • ND 025 701.

3 miles South West of Bixter on West Mainland off the A971. Follow marker poles, route can be very wet. 3 HU 285 502

About 5 miles North East of Stromness on the B9055 • HY 306 126.

In Kirkwall on the A960. Grid reference HY 448 108. Free on-street parking adjacent.

About 9 miles West of Kirkwall on the A965. •HY 322 127.

On the island of Westray 3 miles South of Pierowall village • 5 HY 455 432.

About 2 miles West of Kirkwall on the B9056 • HY 409 122

In Arnol village, Isle of Lewis, 18km norh west of Stornoway on the A858. Grid reference NB 310 492. Parking is available 45 metres from the property.

In Beauly on the A862 • NH 527 464.

On B9064 on Island of Rousay 2 miles West of pier. 5 HY 414 276

At Aikerness, 23 km North West of Kirkwall on the A966. Grid reference HY 381 268. Parking available 180 metres away from site.

On a tidal island at Birsay, 32 km North West of Kirkwall off the A966. Grid reference HY 239 285. Public Transport - Take Orkney Coaches from Stromness Academy to Brisay Palace.

19 km West of Stornoway off the A859, Isle of Lewis. Grid reference NB 213 330. Parking available 300 metres from the stones. There is a relief model of the site outside the visitor centre and there is a video presentation in Gaelic and English.