Tag Archives: Dog Friendly Beaches

Maine and New Hampshire Dog Beaches

Here at Living with a Golden, we are all about getting out and enjoying life with our dogs.  There’s no better way to celebrate Summer than visiting the Dog Friendly Beaches in New Hampshire and Maine!  Before heading out here’s a quick reference guide on the Dog Beach Rules for Maine and New Hampshire beaches. […]

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Pine Point Beach, Scarborough, ME

Of the three dog friendly beaches in Scarborough, Maine, Pine Point Beach at Hurd Park offers the most options for dogs, but be aware of the pipping plover restrictions.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where dogs are allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered pipping plover shorebirds.  However, […]

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Pine Point Beach – Scarborough, ME

Of the three dog friendly beaches in Scarborough, Maine, Pine Point Beach at Hurd Park offers the most options for dogs, but be aware of the pipping plover restrictions.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where dogs are allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered pipping plover shorebirds.  However, […]

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Ferry Beach, Scarborough, ME

Ferry Beach in Scarborough, Maine is a good off-season Dog beach.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where Dogs are not allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered Pipping Plover shorebirds.  Therefore, during the nesting season Dogs are very limited to where they can play on this beach, especially […]

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Ferry Beach – Scarborough, ME

Ferry Beach in Scarborough, Maine is a good off-season Dog beach.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where Dogs are not allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered Pipping Plover shorebirds.  Therefore, during the nesting season Dogs are very limited to where they can play on this beach, especially […]

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Higgins Beach, Scarborough, ME

Higgins Beach in Scarborough, Maine is a popular dog friendly beach, depending on when you visit.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where dogs are allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered Pipping Plover shorebirds.  However, if you follow the signs and obey the rules, you’re guaranteed to have […]

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Higgins Beach – Scarborough, ME

Higgins Beach in Scarborough, Maine is a popular dog friendly beach, depending on when you visit.  Scarborough has very specific rules as to where dogs are allowed during the spring and summer in order to protect the endangered Pipping Plover shorebirds.  However, if you follow the signs and obey the rules, you’re guaranteed to have […]

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Bay View Beach, Saco, ME

Bay View Beach in Saco, Maine is an excellent dog friendly beach because dogs are allowed all day!  Unlike most Maine Beaches where dogs are limited during the summer to the early morning hours or evenings, Saco beaches welcome dogs all day, as long as they are on-leash between the hours of 9:00 AM and […]

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Bay View Beach – Saco, ME

Bay View Beach in Saco, Maine is an excellent dog friendly beach because dogs are allowed all day!  Unlike most Maine Beaches where dogs are limited during the summer to the early morning hours or evenings, Saco beaches welcome dogs all day, as long as they are on-leash between the hours of 9:00 AM and […]

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Cape Neddick Beach, York, ME

Off the beaten path of the more popular tourist destinations in York, Maine, is dog friendly Cape Neddick Beach.  Also known as Passaconaway Beach, this no frills dog friendly beach, is a popular spot for local residents.  Located at the mouth of the Cape Neddick River, the beach is small with large rock outcroppings.  At […]

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