Dog Friendly Activities in Clover, SC

There are 20 dog friendly activities within 20 miles of Clover. 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 Clover.

Pet Friendly U.S. National Whitewater Center
U.S. National Whitewater Center The U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC), a non-profit outdoor center situated on 400 acres of woodlands along the Catawba River, is dedicated to promoting the active, outdoor lifestyle. Alongside mountain biking and running trails, a climbing center, zip-lines, flatwater kayaking, high rope courses, and a canopy tour, the facility's most unique feature is a multiple-channel, customized whitewater river for rafting and paddling enthusiasts of all abilities. Dogs are allowed on the grounds, outdoor restaurant, hiking trails (on-leash), kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards, but cannot join you on the zip line, ropes course, or whitewater rafts. Dogs are also welcome at special events like the Thursday River Jam with live music, Olympic trials, and family camping weekends. See Details
Pet Friendly Wildlife Sanctuary Hike and Lake View
Wildlife Sanctuary Hike and Lake View 'Wildlife Sanctuary Hike and Lake View' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Laila. This experience includes a hike in a wildlife sanctuary trail next to Lake Wylie. Head out on the trail, enjoy a shaded walk and maybe even spot some deer. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 8 guests ages 18 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. No prior hiking experience is needed. Rates start at $15 per person. See Details
McDowell Nature Preserve McDowell Nature Preserve is a great location to bring your leashed dog! There are several trails to explore. The park is never too busy and you can stay and BBQ if you'd like as well on one of their many patios. Dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 6 feet at all times and are not permitted to swim. See Details
Central Bark Dog Park Bring your pet to run and play off-leash at this fenced dog park with shade trees and benches for owners to relax on. See Details
George Poston Dog Park Locals rave about this fenced off-leash dog park, which includes a 1 acre run for small dogs and separate 4.5 acre area for larger breeds. Waste bags available. See Details
Crowders Mountain Crowders Mountain allows dogs on all trails, as long as they're on a leash no longer than six feet long. Pets must not be left unattended, and campers cannot confine pets to enclosed vehicles or tents during the park's quiet hours. Pets are not allowed in bathhouses, changing areas, rinsing stations, swimming areas, restrooms, visitor centers or rental boats. Exceptions are service animals and authorized search and rescue dogs. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. All pets within the park must have a current rabies vaccination. See Details
Mary Warner Mack Dog Park Located on the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill, SC, the Mary Warner Mack Dog Park features over 12 acres of enclosed natural space for dogs of all sizes to play and socialize. Situated among a mature hardwood forest and young stand of longleaf pines, the park provides a unique setting for dog lovers to enjoy time with their pets and is dedicated in loving memory to the life of Mary Warner Mack. The Mary Warner Mack Dog park is open to dogs of all sizes and includes a designated area for small dogs, as well as a mile-long off-leash trail leading to lakefront access. Other park amenities include a dog washing station, hydration stations, dog waste collection stations, benches and more. Access is granted to dog park members only and park rules have been adopted for the protection of the dogs, handlers, visitors and Greenway property. The park is conveniently located at the Adventure Road Entrance on Springfield Parkway in Fort Mill and is open seven days a week. See Details
Tuckaseege Dog Park Dogs are allowed to run and play off-leash in the fenced off dog park at Tuckaseege Park. The dog park is divided into two separate areas for small and large dogs. You can also take a scenic walk with your leashed dog on the .7 mile walking trail. The walking trail takes you past the dog park, and onto an overlook of the stormwater wetland. Tuckaseege Dog Park is open daily from dawn to dusk. See Details
Avon/Catawba Creeks Greenway The Avon/Catawba Creeks Greenway is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Gastonia! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Avon/Catawba Creeks Greenway. 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Lucky Dog Bark and Brew - Steele Creek Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is a dog-friendly sports bar with a difference, they're also home to an indoor/outdoor dog park. They offer doggie daycare, overnight boarding, and baths. As they are a 21 and over facility, they only welcome furry children. On Tuesdays, you can pick any beer and give your dog a bath for $15. This service is first come, first serve and starts at 5pm. Bath prices on other days vary. Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 11pm and Friday to Saturday from 7am to 12am. See Details
House of Thrifts We sell new items, gently used items, vintage/antiques, collectibles and items for shabby chic artisans. We work closely with local York County, S.C. ministries and local communities, to give to those in need with our volunteer service GIFTS OF DEVOTION (i.e. displacements for families, pets, other businesses, homelessness, or transitional situation). We also invite local artisans to display their work and network with others on selected Saturdays throughout the year (usually the last Saturday in June - November). Stop, Shop and Spread the Word @ House of Thrifts. See Details
Crowders Lake Trail Crowders Lake Trail is an easy, 1 mile hike in Crowders Mountain State Park that will take about 20 minutes to complete with Fido. Although most of the trails in this park are rugged difficult trails, this one offers an easy hike for all hikers and dogs. Enjoy camping, picnicking, fishing, and canoeing in the park with a side trip off to this trail that circles the duck filled lake. See Details
Tower and Backside Trail Tower and Backside Trail is a difficult, 3 mile hike in Crowders Mountain State Park that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. The proximity of this park to Kings Mountiain, Gastonia, and Charlotte make it very popular. Please note that dogs must be on a 6-foot leash. See Details
Pinnacle Trail The Pinnacle Trail is a difficult, 3.4 mile hike in Crowders Mountain State Park that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. This park offers a nice retreat for city dwellers, since it is very close to Charlotte. The park elevation ranges from 900 to 2000 feet, which makes it ideal for most year round. If you have a large or longhaired dog, summer may be too hot. Please note that dogs must be on a 6-foot leash and attended at all times. See Details
Gateway Trail The Kings Mountain Gateway Trail is a greenway designed to connect the City of Kings Mountain to Crowders Mountain State Park, Kings Mountain State Park, Kings Mountain National Military Park. Recently completed trail extend to I-85 are 5 miles of paved trail and soft-packed gravel trail. Future plans are to extend the trail to the Boulders Access facility on Bethlehem Road. See Details
Michaels Fido can join you as you shop for art and hobby supplies in Michaels. Dogs must be in a cart or on a leash during their visit to the store. Michaels at RiverGate South is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 9pm and Sunday from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Kings Mountain State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. Kings Mountain State Park rests in a picturesque setting adjacent to Kings Mountain National Military Park, a prominent Revolutionary War battle site. This traditional state park, which encompasses 6,883-acres, offers outdoor recreation activities such as hiking trails, picnicking, fishing from a rental jon boat, seasonal canoe rentals, equestrian trails and more. See Details
Spencer Park Dog Park Spencer Park Dog Park is pet-friendly. Home to Rock Hill's first off-leash dog park, the park offers playing areas for dogs of all sizes. Dog accommodations include two areas - an area for dogs 30 lbs or less and an area for all sizes. There are water fountains in both areas to keep pups hydrated and waste stations to keep the park clean for others to enjoy. See Details
Thirsty Dog Thirsty Dog is pet-friendly. Let your dog run around and play while you enjoy a beer, wine or a cocktail. Featuring 7500 square feet of outdoor space with both an off-leash 18+ area and a separate family-friendly section that is on-leash. There's also plenty of space indoors to hang out together, too. They offer 17 big screen TVs for Fido's game day, great music and plenty of space to relax. Although they offer day passes, you can also purchase a membership to join the club. Vaccinations are required and waivers must be signed before play begins. Thirsty Dog is open Tuesday through Friday from 4pm to 9pm, Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 8pm. See Details
Bradley Station Dog Park Bradley Station Dog Park is pet-friendly. Located behind the North Carolina city’s train station, the park is a convenient place for local dogs to play off-leash. It's divided into a section for small dogs under 25 lbs and another for large dogs. Let your pooch roam free on the grass and in the mulch, but make sure to keep the park clean by picking up after your pup. See Details