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The Dog Chapel

Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819-8907
+1 802-748-2700
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Really worth the drive up

We were stayin in Nirth Conway heading over To Montpelier vt and decided to make the detour to the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Pennie S
via mobile
Dog Lovers Must Visit

If you are a dog lover, you must visit the Dog Chapel & Gallery on Dog Mountain. First, the view... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Kay T
via mobile
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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.
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  • Average5%
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Dog Mountain, Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819-8907
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We were stayin in Nirth Conway heading over To Montpelier vt and decided to make the detour to the dog chapel. I am so glad we did. It is a really fun and well thought out gallery and the chapel really brings home to you...More

Thank Pennie S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

If you are a dog lover, you must visit the Dog Chapel & Gallery on Dog Mountain. First, the view from Dog Mt. is spectacular during fall. Secondly, it is dog heaven! Dogs are welcome in the chapel, gallery, grounds & agility course. Third, the...More

Thank Kay T
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I really had mixed feelings going up here, but it is mega-cool if you have any affection for dogs. This place has a very good "gift shop" (really a beautiful artist gallery) of nice mostly affordable artist works of (what else) DOGS. The chapel is...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a must see for animal lover but especially dog lovers. The chapel is a special place that will bring tears to your eyes. Bring an picture of an old pet who has passed onto heaven and some tape. Add them to the wall....More

Thank Buttercream924
Reviewed 5 October 2017

My friend and I arrived at dusk so we had little time to enjoy the chapel and no opportunity to explore the grounds or museum. Even still it was one of the highlights of our trip to Vermont and New Hampshire. The chapel is filled...More

Thank cincycamper
Reviewed 24 September 2017

My wife and I brought her Service Dog Paddington and he had such a smile on his face when he was running with the other Golden Retrievers

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

When travelling with a dog, it's great to find places that allow you and your pet to both have fun. Dog Mountain as a whole was a wonderful place to hike with the dog and to interact with other dogs and dog lovers. Although my...More

Thank TCarterR
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This took my breath away to see all the notes and pictures of beloved pets. I left a picture of my recently passed fur baby and it was a great way to bring me closure. Truly spectacular to see all of the love for pups...More

Thank Meaghan Y
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Dog Mountain is a most beautiful, relaxing, peaceful place for dogs and their families to visit. There is a watering hole in which dogs can frolic and cool off and there are chairs for families to relax comfortably as they enjoy meeting people and watching...More

Thank GlutenFreeReview17
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Not sure how I found out about the Dog Chapel, but decided we had to visit. As dog owners and lovers all our lives, we were so touched by the outpouring of love for dogs who have crossed the Rainbow Bridge. We have lost four...More

Thank Patricia H
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23 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