Dog Friendly Activities in Bluffton, SC

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Bluffton, and 112 more nearby. 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 Bluffton.

Pet Friendly Captain Buddy’s
Captain Buddy’s Captain Buddy’s is a pet-friendly boating company based in Bluffton. They offer boat activities like Dolphin Tours, Sunset Cruises, Fishing Charter, Fossil and Shark Teeth Hunting, and a Booze Cruise. Leashed dogs are welcome on certain tours with prior approval. They are open every day of the week from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Tanger Outlets Hilton Head
Tanger Outlets Hilton Head Tanger Outlets Hilton Head is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome in some of the stores to help you choose your next new item of clothing. There are lots of stores at this location, each offering a variety of different styles and designs. See Details
Photo Shoot Local-Style Create IG-Envy 'Photo Shoot Local-Style Create IG-Envy' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Laura. You and your pooch will take a photographic journey through Old Town Historic Bluffton while your host captures photos of you along the way. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Rates start at $87 per person. See Details
lot 9 brewing co. lot 9 brewing co. is a dog-friendly is a craft and nano-brewery in the low-country of Bluffton, SC. Your leashed dog is welcome to join you for high-quality brews that celebrate the culture of beer itself. They brew in small batches so the beer is always fresh and you're guaranteed to see something new each time you visit. Ask the staff about their "k-9'er treats"! See Details
Burkes Beach Burkes Beach in Hilton Head Island is dog-friendly before 10am and after 5pm from April 1st through late September. It's walking distance to the Chaplain Community Park, which includes the Best Friends Dog Park; if you don't like to walk, there are parking spaces in both areas. Parking is free at the Community Park, and metered at the beach access point. See Details
Oliver Bentleys Historic Dog Walk Tour See Savannah in a dog-centric way on the Oliver Bentleys Historic Dog Walk Tour. Designed and tailored specifically for you and your dog, this tour gives you and your pup the opportunity to sniff out Savannah's historical sites while you hear more about this beautiful city. There is a limit of two dogs per human, and all dogs must be leashed. This dog-friendly walking tour runs approximately 90 minutes and is about a one mile stroll through historic Savannah. As an added bonus, every dog on the tour receives a complimentary bag of Oliver Bentleys own original recipe Ollie B. Biscuits. Tours are by reservation only. Please note the afternoon tour is not offered June through September due to high temperatures. See Details
Bonaventure Cemetery While a cemetery might not be the first place you think of to visit with your dog, Bonaventure Cemetery is considered a must-see by Savannah locals and visitors alike. This beautiful final resting place is open daily and there is no admission fee to stroll the grounds. Keep your dogs leashed at all times and make sure to clean up any doggie messes. The dog-friendly Bonaventure Cemetery is over 170 years old, and features few modern amenities. Comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and bug spray are recommended. See Details
Captain Mike's Dolphin Tours Captain Mike's Dolphin Tours are dog-friendly! Spend an afternoon out on a boat with your furry best friend. As you cruise along the coast of Tybee Island, you and your pup will see Cockspur Lighthouse, Fort Pulaski, Tybee Lighthouse, and dolphins in the wild. Dogs must be well-behaved, leashed, and comfortable being out on the water. Also, there is a limit of one dog per owner, so call ahead to ensure there is room on the boat before you book online. See Details
Alder Lane Beach Access The dog-friendly Alder Lane Beach in Hilton Head is a great, quiet getaway from the typical beach scene since its crowd size is much smaller than that of the surrounding area beaches. It's located off of South Forest Beach drive, next to the Marriott Grande Ocean Resort, and amenities include beach matting, restrooms, outdoor showers, 22 metered parking spaces, and seasonal lifeguards. Animals are permitted on the beach during the official beach season, April 1st through September 30th before 10 a.m. and after 5 p.m, or anytime in the off season. They must be on a leash or under positive voice control at all times. Owner's are also required to remove and properly dispose of the animal's excrement as well. See Details
Fort Pulaski National Monument Fort Pulaski National Monument offers dog owners the chance to experience many interesting and exciting activities year-round. Fort Pulaski itself is a large-scale outdoor exhibit. The main structure, together with outlying works including demilune, drawbridges, ditches, and dikes, is a fine example of historic military architecture. Leashed pets are welcome to enter the fort and explore the hiking trails within the monument. Leashed dogs are also are allowed to walk along the shoreline; however, they should not enter the water, as there is always a very strong current. Pets are not allowed in public buildings. Fort Pulaski National Monument is open year round. See Details
Captain Derek's Dolphin Adventure Captain Derek's Dolphin Adventure is pet-friendly! Leashed dogs who have good sea legs are welcome to join in a Tybee Island expedition on the water. Enjoy either Daytime Dolphin Tour or the Sunset Dolphin Tour, which combines the thrills of the regular dolphin tours with a beautiful sunset. Tours are historically narrated by the first mate and captain and last from one hour to 90 minutes. Guests can also charter their own private tour with Fido! You are welcome to bring your own drinks (including alcohol) and snacks on board. No glass, please. Soft drinks and snacks are also available for purchase at their dock house. See Details
The Original Pinkie Masters The Original Pinkie Masters, located in Savannah, GA, is a historic, local, and pet-friendly dive bar where Fido is welcome to join you inside for a pint or cocktail. Please note that this bar is cash only. See Details
Tybee Island Jet Ski & Watersports Take your dog on an unforgettable, dog-friendly ocean adventure with a jet ski rental from Tybee Jet Ski & Watersports on Tybee Island, GA. Your pup is welcome to ride on your personal watercraft as you speed across the waves, enjoying the ocean breezes and the thrill of being out on the water. For a more leisurely experience, rent a kayak and paddle through Tybee's waters with your canine companion. Tybee Jet Ski & Watersports even provides dog life jackets! See Details
Captain Mark's Dolphin Cruise Captain Mark's Dolphin Cruise in Hilton Head, SC, is a family-owned and operated tour company that welcomes your well-behaved, leashed pet to join the fun as you enjoy one of its many tour options. Cruises include a daytime dolphin watch, a sunset cruise and dolphin watch, and a crabbing adventure. See Details
Vagabond Cruise Your pup will love the chance to see dolphins aboard a Hilton Head Island Vagabond Cruise in the company of his favorite human. Well-behaved, small dogs (under 20 lbs) welcome on all dolphin cruises and the Savannah Day Cruise. See Details
Georgia State Railroad Museum Train buffs will enjoy a visit to the Georgia State Railroad Museum in Savannah, GA, featuring handcars, a fully-operational turntable, steam and diesel locomotives, train rides, and more. Small dogs, weighing less than 25 lbs, are welcome to visit the museum with their humans. See Details
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park is a scenic spot for a leisurely walk, afternoon picnic, or quiet reflection. With plenty of green space, playground equipment, outdoor dining, and shoreline walkways, there is something for everyone at this downtown destination. Leashed dogs are welcome as long as owners pick up after them. See Details
Chaplin Park Best Friends Dog Park Chaplin Park Best Friends Dog Park is Hilton Head Island's largest park that includes tree covered benches and two water fountains in each of the fenced areas for small and large dogs. See Details
Old Savannah Tours If you have a small dog and want to see Savannah from the comfort of a trolley, then the dog-friendly Old Savannah Tours might just be the tour for you. Dogs weighing 25 lbs or less are welcome to enjoy a tour of Savannah with you as long as they sit on your lap. There are many sightseeing tours to choose from, including a tour with on-and-off privileges allowing you to see as much of Savannah as you can fit into your day, on your own or with the tour group. Dogs are only allowed on trolley tours. See Details
Wormsloe State Historic Site A breathtaking avenue sheltered by live oaks and Spanish moss leads to the tabby ruins of Wormsloe State Historic Site, a colonial estate dating back to the 1700s in Savannah, GA. The interpretive, dog-friendly nature trail (0.8 miles) leads past the tabby ruins along the marsh to the Colonial Life Area where, where during programs and special events, demonstrators in period dress exhibit the tools and skills of colonial Georgia. Many more nature trails are also accessible, ranging from 3 miles (Battery Trail) to 0.2 miles (Yellow Trail). To enter the visitor center with your pet, dog must be able to be carried. Dogs must be leashed on all trails. Please clean up after your pet. See Details
Savannah Bee Company The Savannah Bee Company is dog friendly! The shop sells a fine selection of specialty honey, organic beehive-based skincare products, and mead. Savannah Bee Company also sells items made especially for your dog. Pick up the Doggie & Me Beeswax Balm to soothe your pet's paw pads and Oliver Bentley's Honey Ginger Dog Biscuit Bites for a well-deserved sweet treat! The store offers honey and mead tastings, so you can try before you buy. See Details
Forsyth Park Take a stroll through Forsyth Park with Fido. Leashed dogs are welcome in the park, which is the largest in the historic district of Savannah, clocking in at over thirty acres. It is best known for its fountain, modeled after the fountains in Place de la Concorde in Cuzco, Peru. During their visit to the Park, dogs must be cleaned up after and leashed. Forsyth Park is open daily from 7am to 11pm. See Details
Savannah Cruzers Bring Fido along on a golf cart tour of Bonaventure Cemetery with Savannah Cruzers. Savannah Cruzers states, "this Victorian Garden is a retreat from the hustle of Downtown and a dream for lovers of art, nature, and history." Tours are approximately one to one and a half hours, and five seats are available per tour. Dog owners are responsible for the safety and care of dogs while riding in the open vehicle and while on foot. Fido must be leashed during the tour. Interested parties can call Savannah Cruzers for pricing and available tour times. See Details
Savannah's Candy Kitchen Savannah's Candy Kitchen is a dog-friendly candy shop in Savannah, GA, that serves a bevy of Southern delights to satisfy your sweet tooth. Be it pralines, toffee, milk chocolate turtles and gophers, or nostalgic candies, the Savannah's Candy Kitchen is a one-stop shop for all types of confections. Dogs are welcome at outdoor cafe tables and inside when carried by their owner. Be sure to get Fido a white chocolate covered bone! See Details