Dog Friendly Activities in Cornelius, NC

There are 6 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 Swaney Pointe K-9 Park at Ramsey Creek Park
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
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
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
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
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
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
Frazier Dog Park Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park on Sycamore Street. See Details
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
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
Queen City Craft Beer Tasting 'Queen City Craft Beer Tasting' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Mandi. Hop flight with PudgyGirlNC Tours on a memory making experience, visiting up to 4 Charlotte breweries, enjoying delicious selections and exploring the unique taprooms. Your guide will take you through the insider tidbits on the beers, brewery perks and you'll get a historic rundown, too. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 21 and up. Dogs must be comfortable in crowds and in vehicles. Rates start at $50 per person. See Details
Close up Magic and Craft Beer 'Close up Magic and Craft Beer' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Hayden. This is a chance to experience a unique and interactive style of close-up magic and mentalism in an intimate, personable environment. This experience takes place in one of two pet-friendly breweries. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 18 and up. Guests should be comfortable in a brewery as well as open minded to new experiences. Rates start at $40 per person. See Details
Dog World Dog Park Dog World Dog Park is a paid dog park with a large, in-ground pool, waterslides, over twelve fenced acres, a pond, and a creek. All dogs must be temperament screened for a $10 fee per family, and vaccinated prior to entering the park. Park staff will assign each dog a color corresponding to their play style, and help monitor interactions. Day passes cost $15 for one dog; or 30-day memberships are available for $45 for one dog. Dog World Dog Park is open Wednesday-Sunday 7am-8pm. See Details
Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-Trail) The Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-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 Charlotte! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-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 TrailLink.com. 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
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
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
Weddington Road Bark Park A new dog park is opening next to the fire station on Weddington Road. See Details
The Depot at Gibson Mill The Depot is one of the Southeast's largest antique malls. Browse over 600 dealers in search of buried treasure. Well-behaved, leashed or carried dogs are welcome in the mall. See Details
The Preserve Dog Park This beautiful off-leash dog park is a favorite with Davidson pooches for its lovely trails, nature areas, and drinking fountain. Fully fenced. The Preserve Dog Park is for Davidson residents only, and pets must be licensed and have current rabies vaccinations. Licenses may be purchased at Davidson Town Hall for $10. 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
​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
Mallard and Clark's Creek Greenway Pets are welcome to join you on-leash at this Charlotte public park. See Details
Historic Rosedale Plantation Tour the 13-room federal house. Discover plantation and village life by examining the lives of the Frew, Caldwell and Davidson families who occupied this antebellum plantation. The garden at this plantation depicts the type of garden popular before it became fashionable for gardens to bloom all year. The main walks are bordered by boxwood. While pets cannot go into the house itself, they are welcome to explore the gardens. See Details