Fodor's Travel: 10 Places to Travel With Your Dog
March 2, 2017
The world’s capital of live music is also one of the world’s greatest places for canines and their hipster owners. Rover is welcome nearly everywhere in Austin, from restaurant patios to outdoor concerts to stores. One of the most popular off-leash playgrounds (explaining the overcrowded parking lot), 13-acre Red Bud Isle Park is situated on a peninsula, allowing dogs to frolic and play to their heart’s content. For humans wanting to socialize a little too, Doghouse Drinkery Dog Park might be a better bet; this dog park also features a bar and game room. But the most unique activity has to do with Congress Avenue Bridge’s famous bats—more than 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats make their home here mid-April through October. Take a dog-friendly kayak tour to see the batty scene.
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Dog House Drinkery & Dog Park listed under Dog Friendly Bars