Simi Valley is a haven for dog owners, providing a range of exciting destinations to explore with your four-legged friend. Whether you’re seeking an off-leash playtime at Simi Dog Park, an adventurous hike at Corriganville Park, or a delightful dining experience at Lucky Dog Cafe or wine at Nectar of the Dogs, there’s something for every dog and their owner. Remember to prioritize your dog’s safety and well-being by keeping them leashed when required, bringing plenty of water, and being mindful of their comfort level in different environments. Here are 4 places to enjoy a dog’s day and make lasting memories with your beloved pup in beautiful Simi Valley!
Simi Dog Park
Located at 2251 Lost Canyons Drive, Simi Dog Park is the perfect place to spend some time with your four-legged best friend. This spacious, fenced-off park offers separate areas for large and small dogs, ensuring a safe and enjoyable environment for all. With its lush green grass and ample shade, your pet can roam off-leash and socialize with other dogs. The park provides water stations, waste disposal stations, and even agility equipment to keep your pup engaged and active. It’s the perfect spot to let your dog burn off some energy and make new furry friends.
Open: 7am – dusk.
Closed: Thursdays, 7 am – 10 am for maintenance.
Nectar of the Dogs Wine
With a motto like “It’s not really drinking alone if your dog is with you”, you and your pup can’t go wrong with a visit to Simi’s first tasting room, Nectar of the Dogs Wine! The room features a rotating tasting menu highlighting the most current portfolio of wine sourced from boutique wineries in California including single vineyard varietals and unique blends. Visitors can purchase wine by the glass or bottle and the best part is that a portion of all bottle wine sales benefit local nonprofit dog rescues.
Open: Saturdays and Sundays, 1-5 p.m.
Corriganville Park, situated at 7001 Smith Road, offers a unique blend of natural beauty and historic charm. Once a movie ranch owned by actor Ray “Crash” Corrigan, this park now serves as a picturesque setting for outdoor activities. The park boasts several trails, ranging from easy walks to more challenging hikes, allowing you to choose the best option for you and your pup. As you explore the scenic trails, you’ll come across stunning views, wildlife, and remnants of old movie sets. Remember to keep your dog leashed and bring plenty of water for both of you. Corriganville Park is an excellent choice for adventure-loving dog owners.
Open: 6am – 10pm
Lucky Dog Cafe
Lucky Dog Café combines delicious food and a welcoming ambiance that creates a special place for both dogs and their human companions. Not only can you enjoy your favorite sweet cream cold brew, delicious latte or acai bowl, but your pup will enjoy the sunny outdoor patio, water bowls and peanut butter flavored pup cups!
Open: Mon – Sat 7:00am-4:00pm, Sun 8:00am-3:00pm