Leave the beloved family pet at home? Not a chance, or so say lots of travelers to Wisconsin Dells who have found the community to be increasingly pet-friendly and accommodating. If your dog is a regular on your vacations, then check out these Fido-approved options.
Check In: Classic resorts on Lake Delton that welcome pets include Baker’s Sunset Bay Resort and Delton Oaks Resort on Lake Delton. The Log Gables properties, also on Lake Delton, are known for their rustic elegance, perfect for the pampered pooch. At Birchcliff Resort, take the hiking trail to the sand beach on the Wisconsin River. Yogi Bear™ Camp-Resort & Water Playground and other campgrounds in the area offer classic camp experiences that dogs and their humans both love.
See the Sights: Take a tour of the Wisconsin River aboard the Dells Army Duck Tours or Original Wisconsin Ducks® with small, leashed dogs in tow. Your pet will enjoy feeling the wind in his fur and sniffing the fresh air. Soak up the scenery at Riverfront Terrace while you enjoy live music, with dogs allowed to tap their paws along. Go for a stroll along the Dells Scenic River Walk taking in the beautiful views of the river and in Downtown Wisconsin Dells. The New Life Lavender & Cherry Farm is pet-friendly on the farm and the smell of the lavender is intoxicating.
Enjoy a Bite to Eat: Let your dog relax tableside while you enjoy al fresco dining at Dells Pizza Lab restaurant or Summer House Grill & Bar’s patio. Stop for a snack at Swiss Maid Fudge, don’t forget to treat your furry friend with Bowser Pretzel Dog Bites or Bowser Dog “Beer”.
Toast to Good Dogs Everywhere: Sample wines and enjoy the scenery at Broken Bottle Winery and Baraboo Bluff Winery with Fido at your side. Or for you beer lovers head over to Tumbled Rock Brewery & Kitchen - well behaved, leashed pooches are welcome in the brewery building and patio! But please call ahead to see how busy they are before bringing Fido along.
End the Night with a Show: The family dog can curl up in the car with the whole family as you all enjoy a double feature at the Big Sky Twin Drive-In Theater.