Dog Friendly Activities in Athens, AL

There are 5 dog friendly activities within 20 miles of Athens. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Athens.

Pet Friendly Creekwood Park Dog Spot
Creekwood Park Dog Spot Dog Spot at Creekwood Park is located near Indian Creek Greenway. Huntsville offers several “Dog Spots,” off-leash doggie play areas. Each is approximately the size of two football fields and designed with dog safety in mind, having a divided play area for dogs less than 25 pounds. Dog Spots are open for dogs and their owners during normal park hours – from dawn to one hour after dark, unless otherwise posted. See Details
Pet Friendly Mill Creek Dog Park
Mill Creek Dog Park Mill Creek Dog Park is a 1.43 acre fenced park and sits along the Mill Creek Greenway The park is divided into three separate areas. The 20 ft x 30 ft staging area at the entrance of the park allows dog owners to unleash their pet before allowing them to enter the play areas. The play areas are divided into two sections, one designated for smaller doges, weighing 25 pounds or less and one designated for larger dogs, weighing over 25 pounds. Drinking water is provided for both pets and humans as well as trash receptacles and dog waste bag dispensers. The area offers an abundance of shade trees and a terrain of gently rolling grassy meadows. See Details
Richard Martin Trail The Richard Martin Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Elkmont! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Richard Martin Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit See Details
Academy Sports Outdoors Academy Sports Outdoors is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome at this sporting goods chain that sells athletic apparel and footwear, plus outdoor gear and fitness equipment. Academy Sports Outdoors is open Monday through Wednesday from 9am to 9pm, Thursday through Saturday from 9am to 10pm, and Sunday from 10am to 8pm. See Details
Bridge Street Town Centre Bridge Street Town Centre is an outdoor mall with pet-friendly shops. Shops that allow dogs are clearly marked on the front doors, not all stores welcome pups. Dogs must be leashed during their visit. Bridge Street Town Centre is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details