Pet-Friendly Vacations

If you're pawing at the door to escape, why not bring the furry friends along to the Pocono Mountains!

For many people, their pet is not just an animal but a beloved member of the family. While some vacationers choose to hire a pet sitter or board their pet at a kennel, others prefer to pamper their pet with them. Luckily there are over 40 pet friendly lodging facilities and attractions in the Pocono Mountains to welcome your furry friend. It's hard to say who will have a better time! Be sure to browse outdoor seating options at our local restaurants.

Check out five pet-friendly activities and lodging options below to help plan a pup-tastic trip to the Poconos!

Doggie Paddle

Numerous outfitters allow canine companions on Pocono Mountains river trips. Pet-friendly places include:
Chamberlain CanoesEdge of the Woods OutfittersKittatinny CanoesMore

Go for a Walk

Imagine your dog’s delight when you upgrade his walk to a hike through one of these Pocono parks:
Beltzville State ParkBushkill FallsDelaware Water Gap National Recreation AreaMore

Ruff It

Take your canine to a campground! Dogs are welcome at the following properties:
Four Seasons CampgroundsJim Thorpe Camping ResortKeen Lake Camping & Cottage ResortMore


Put your pet on parade at one of these Pocono Mountains shopping centers:
Country JunctionCountry KettleDunkelberger's Sports OutfitterMore

Have a Treat

Dine with your dog! Al fresco seating arrangements are available at many downtown restaurants. Search for sites as you stroll through:
Jim ThorpeMilfordStroudsburg