Dog Friendly Activities in Cornelius, NC

There are 7 dog friendly activities in Cornelius. 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 Cornelius.

Pet Friendly Lucky Dog Bark and Brew - Cornelius
Lucky Dog Bark and Brew - Cornelius The area's only indoor/outdoor dog park with a sports bar, where both you and your dog can play. At Lucky Dog, dogs can run off leash safely while owners socialize in a sports bar-like atmosphere. We also offer other amenities, such as a sports themed boutique, dog grooming salon, and doggie day care and boarding. Even if you don't have a dog, stop on by. Loving dogs is the only requirement. Park opens at 6am during the week and 7am on weekends. See Details
Pet Friendly Eleven Lakes Brewing Company
Eleven Lakes Brewing Company Eleven Lakes Brewing Company is pet-friendly. With a lengthy background in homebrewing, making great beer is their top priority. Utilizing a small batch process allows them to focus on quality ingredients and stay true to their roots. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a pint. Eleven Lakes Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday from 2pm to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 7pm. See Details
Talley's Pier 77 Marine Full service boat dealership. Authorized dealer for Regal boats and Godfrey pontoons. Also offering pre-owned boats and full service department. Dogs welcome See Details
Swaney Pointe K-9 Park at Ramsey Creek Park This park is 4 acres, and completely fenced in, with lots of open space to run as well as some large patches of trees that provide plenty of shade. There are several picnic tables, and a platform located near the entrance with a constant supply of fresh running water. There are usually as many as 25 dogs there at a time, but they are said to always be very friendly and well-behaved. There is a large area for dogs 20+ lbs. and a smaller area for dogs 20- lbs. or elderly dogs. Great park and definitely worth the time to check out. See Details
Ass Clown Brewing Ass Clown Brewing is pet-friendly. Ass Clown Brewing might sound funny, but their flavors ain’t no joke. Founded by brewing enthusiast Matt Glidden, Ass Clown got its name after many trips to beer festivals. At the end of the day, your taste buds are left dazed and confused, and it’s hard to remember the beer names and companies that stood out to you. This small brewery in Cornelius, NC specializes in bold and unique flavors. Leashed dogs are welcome inside. Ass Clown Brewing is open Monday through Thursday from 2pm to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 11pm and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Jetton Park This 104-acre park features several walking paths/trails, including one that runs along Lake Norman, that welcome leashed dogs. Park is open from March 1 through October 31. There is a $3 entry fee for county residents and $5 for non-county residents. See Details
Lost Worlds Brewing Company Lost Worlds Brewing Company is a dog-friendly brewery in Cornelius, NC. Fido is welcome to join you at a table in the large outdoor biergarten. Prepare for your next adventure with a Basecamp Beer or Adventure Series limited-release beer. They also offer cider, seltzer, and non-alcoholic beers. Grab a bite from a local restaurant or from a visiting food truck. See Details
Lake Norman State Park Dog-friendly Lake Norman State Park is great place to hike and explore with Fido in Troutman, NC. There are a total of four trails to hike on and three picnic areas throughout the park. Boating, swimming, and fishing are allowed at the state park as well. Dogs are not allowed in swimming areas, but are allowed everywhere else as long as they remained leashed. See Details
Free Range Brewing Free Range Brewing is pet-friendly. They allow dogs, but ask that they stay outside on the porch or in the back gathering space on a leash during the stay. Make sure they are under control and all mess is cleaned up after them. This brewery produces a delicious array of beers for patrons to try, including a number of beers on tap. One of their most interesting and popular beers is Jenny Crossed the Border, a Caroline Mescal-inspired saison. Food is also available from visiting food trucks. See Details
Frazier Dog Park Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park on Sycamore Street. See Details
The Dog Bar The Dog Bar is Charlotte's one and only dog-friendly, off-leash bar, located in the historical North Davidson Street neighborhood, known as The Arts District or NODA. This unique concept was created and opened in 2005 by owner and operator, J.P. Brewer. Brewer also owns Club K-9 of Charlotte and Club K-9 of Pineville and is heavily involved with dog rescue and fundraising. 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
Triple C Brewing Company Triple C Brewing Company is pet-friendly. Original brick walls, beer hall tables, and original windows give this taproom an authentic Historic South End neighborhood feel. Their most popular beers range from an easy-drinking blonde ale to a boozy barrel aged stout. Dogs are welcome on a leash in the patio area, as long as they are well-behaved and all mess is cleaned up after them. Triple C Brewing Company is open Tuesday to Wednesday from 4pm to 9pm, Thursday to Friday from 4pm to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Skiptown Skiptown is pet-friendly. A first-of-its-kind, this tech-enabled pet care facility and social bar in Charlotte’s booming South End neighborhood is great for dogs and their busy owners. Skiptown features dog daycare, overnight boarding, 24,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor off-leash play area, and a social bar with 25 taps, including a dog-friendly bone broth “beer.” Download the Skiptown app to get started. Skiptown is opening Monday through Thursday from 7:00am to 9:00pm, Friday to Saturday from 7:30am to 9:30pm and Sunday from 7:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Lucky Dog Bark & Brew Charlotte Lucky Dog Bark & Brew is a dog-friendly sports bar with an indoor/outdoor dog park in Charlotte, NC. It is a 21-and-up establishment, so they only welcome furry children. You can let your pooch run off leash safely while you socialize in a sports bar atmosphere. They also offer other amenities, such as dog bathing salon, doggie day care and overnight boarding. See Details
U.S. National Whitewater Center The U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) is a dog-friendly, non-profit outdoor center situated on 400 acres of woodlands along the Catawba River in Charlotte, NC. 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
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
Beer Lab by Ghostface Brewing Beer Lab by Ghostface Brewing is dog-friendly. They welcome dogs to join their owners while they indulge in one (or a few) of the seven new beers that are released at a time. These beers are made with interesting ingredients combined with fruit and yeast, including IPAs, hoppy beers and Irish reds. Beer Lab by Ghostface is open Wednesday to Thursday from 4pm to 11pm, Friday from 4pm to 12am, Saturday from 12pm to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
​Reedy Creek Nature Center and Preserve Reedy Creek Park and Nature Preserve has 10 miles of trails offering hikers and nature enthusiasts the opportunity to explore a variety of terrains while enjoying scenic views of the small lakes, forests, fields, and streams. One of the most popular routes in the preserve leads to the ruins of the Robinson Rockhouse, built circa 1790. Dogs are welcome on preserve trails, but must remain on a 6-foot or shorter leash at all times. See Details
Martha Rivers Park Martha Rivers Park is a dog-friendly family recreation area in Gastonia, NC. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on the paved walking trails that loop around the baseball fields, playground and soccer fields. There are also two large picnic shelters and restrooms. See Details
Barkingham Park at Reedy Creek Park This off-leash dog park is loved by both owners and dogs. It's a great spot for dogs to play and run in Charlotte. See Details
History Walk of the Queen City 'History Walk of the Queen City' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Bliss. You and Fido will take a walking guided tour of Charlotte to discover how the city was originally designed by its founders. See Victorian homes, First Presbyterian Church, the US Mint Site, Settler’s Cemetery, 4th Ward Park and more. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 10 and up. Rates start at $25 per person. See Details
Carolina History & Haunts Whether or not you believe in ghosts, please join us for a stroll through Charlotte's streets guided by the eerie glow of candlelight. Within 75 minutes, listen to the stories of local history and haunts as we bring you to the sites where some of uptown's departed inhabitants are said to still linger. If seeing is believing, come and see for yourself. Pets are welcome on the tour. See Details
Streetside Classics Cars Streetside Classics is a car sales business but they welcome well-behaved leashed dogs to walk around their showroom. Please call ahead to check whether you can bring your dog when visiting the showroom. See Details