Arch630Day Pet Adoption

Wishing you and your pet fun times ahead!

On behalf of all of us at the Gateway Arch, we wish the warmest welcome to your new furry family member!

Congratulations on adopting a pet on June 30. We are so excited to share this special day with your family! June 30, #Arch630Day, is your furbaby’s gotcha day and the celebration of the 630′ tall and 630′ wide icon of the city of St. Louis, the Gateway Arch.

We gladly welcome well-behaved pets to the park! Pets are allowed anywhere outdoors, provided they are properly restrained.

Check out all the fun you can have at Gateway Arch National Park with your new pet!

Be Sworn In As A B.A.R.K. Ranger

The National Park Service invites family pets to be sworn in as B.A.R.K. Rangers at Gateway Arch National Park.

  • Bag your pet’s waste
  • Always leash your pet
  • Respect wildlife
  • Know where you can go

Gateway Arch Park Foundation supports the B.A.R.K. Ranger program with special events, activities and giveaways.

Learn more about upcoming events!

Enjoy The Trails

Bring your pet for a walk, run, or roll on the 5-miles of paved trails around the park and enjoy views of the Gateway Arch.

Picnic With Your Pet

Pack your picnic basket and leash up your pooch for to picnic with your pet at Gateway Arch National Park! Bring your favorite lunch from home or pick up carry out from one of the many places downtown has to offer.

Visit Lewis & Clark's Dog Seaman

Be sure stop on the riverfront to visit the statue of Lewis and Clark with their Newfoundland, Seaman.



Learn more about Seaman's expedition!