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The Dog Chapel

143 Parks Rd, Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819-8907
+1 800-449-2580
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No Dogma on Dog Mountain!

No dogma allowed at Dog Mountain. It's a little slice of heaven on earth where dogs run off leash... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cambridge, New York
Great place

This is a must see for all dog lovers. Grounds are fabulous. Check out their website for information

Reviewed 1 week ago
Penny N
Waco, United States
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Built by renowned artist and founder of Dog Mountain, Stephen Huneck, this unique chapel, welcoming both parishioners and their dogs, is styled in the manner of a 19th-century village church in Vermont.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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143 Parks Rd, Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819-8907
+1 800-449-2580
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No dogma allowed at Dog Mountain. It's a little slice of heaven on earth where dogs run off leash and are free to enter the chapel when ever they want. The chapel was so sweet. I was emotional as I looked at all the handwritten...More

Thank Linda147
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see for all dog lovers. Grounds are fabulous. Check out their website for information

Thank Penny N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This special spot is not to be missed. Renowned artist Stephen Huneck left a legacy to honor the special place dogs had in his life. The dog chapel is filled with his beautiful work including stained glass windows and hand carved pews. There is a...More

Thank jcsted
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As dog lovers, we made a special trip here on our east coast road trip. I couldn't believe al the pictures and stories that people left in the chapel. It was very touching. The gallery had nice gifts as well. If you love dogs, it...More

Thank Sitarra
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Wife & I and friend visited this unique place during out whirlwind autumn leaves tour of New England in he Fall of 2016. This interesting place was founded by a local artist. There were thousands of tributes to Man's Best friend, so we left one...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I expected this to be hokey and disappointing, but it was just the opposite. The gallery was closed, so I can't speak to it, but the respect and heart that was put into this place was quite impressive. It made me think about things that...More

Thank ralverde
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Just a fun little place to visit :-) don't go out of your way, but do stop if you are within 15-20 minutes of it. A great little St. Johnsbury side-bar!

Thank smithtb25
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful chapel built lovingly for dog lovers! Read my review of Dog Mountain for all the details i recounted.

Thank JGNevada
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Dog Chapel is part of Dog Mountain. Voted #1 in a USA Today survey of Best Dog Friendly places. If you're anywhere near the area you won't be disappointed to drive up the mountain and take a look. The views are awesome but the Chapel...More

Thank invandare
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This Chapel is totally amazing. We were so overtaken with emotion walking into it. We lost our beloved dog 10 months ago and had to stop here. It is truly amazing that the couple that created this place could attract so many people. The chapel...More

Thank Mike S
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Do they serve/allow alcohol on site? Might be fun to have a glass of wine with our picnic.
24 April 2016|
Response from PMA6642 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea about the liquor rules at Dog Mountain. Their website has seemed user friendly so that may be another way to check on their feelings about liquor brought to the park. When I visited in Fall 2015 I know all... More