Dog Friendly Activities in Franklinton, NC

There are 25 dog friendly activities within 20 miles of Franklinton. 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 Franklinton.

Pet Friendly Millbrook Exchange Dog Park
Millbrook Exchange Dog Park Millbrook Dog Park, located within Millbrook Exchange Park, offers three separately fenced areas for dogs of all abilities. The larger area provides play space for large or energetic dogs while the small dog area is reserved for elderly, small, or infirm dogs and puppies. There is also a fenced, double-gated picnic shelter area located between the small and large park areas. Millbrook Dog Park is lighted for nighttime use. The park also features a water spigot and buckets. See Details
Pet Friendly Falls Lake Trail (Mountains-to-Sea Trail)
Falls Lake Trail (Mountains-to-Sea Trail) The Falls Lake Trail (or Mountains-to-Sea Trail) is a moderately easy, 5.4-mile hike in Falls Lake State Recreation Area that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. This trail is only open to foot traffic, so you won't be sharing the trail with mountain bikers or horses. Please note that dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. . See Details
Hawthorne Bark Park Small off-leash dog park within apartment complex (about the size of a large pool). Great for meeting a friend with his/her dog because the park will likely be unoccupied. See Details
Flaherty Dog Park Wake Forest’s first dog park provides a place for dog owners to let their pets run free safely and legally without a leash. The park is approximately two acres and located adjacent to the Flaherty Park baseball and softball fields on N. White Street. It features a five-foot high chain link fence, paved entrance and double gated entry, grass, picnic tables, water stations, and pet cleanup stations. See Details
Woofinwaggle Bring Fido to Woofinwaggle, a fitness center and dog spa in North Raleigh. Squat, lunge, and lift weights while your dog works out on agility equipment, balance balls, and has fun maneuvering the obstacle course. At the end of the 60-minute class, cool down by stretching and giving your dog a massage. There are several classes offered including Fitness With Your Furbaby, 6-Legged Bootcamp, and Young Pups in addition to dog spa treatments like "pawdicures" and an excellent dog wash facility. Call or visit the website for times and pricing information. See Details
Granville Athletic Park - Jonesland Environmental Preserve The GAP is a great place to get some fresh air and enjoy the great outdoors. There are three miles of paved walking trails. The longest loop is 1.2 miles. There's a large picnic shelter and clean restrooms. There is also a playground with safe, modern equipment. There is ample parking as well. It also has an interesting history and is maintained by organic standards. All dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. You must pick up after your pet. They do not supply poop bags but there are lots of trashcans to dispose of your dog's waste. For information, fees, and reservations: (919) 693-5240 Park Superintendent: (919) 693-3716 See Details
North Carolina Museum of Art North Carolina Museum of Art is pet-friendly. There are 2.2 miles of trails that weave around the hilly park. Along the way, you and your leashed pup will come across a number of interesting sculptures. There are several doggie waste stations and water fountains along the trails, too. The Museum of Art is open every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details
Petco Wake Forest Welcome to Petco. Our Wake Forest NC pet store location offers a wide selection of top quality products to meet the needs of a variety of pets. High quality foods are available for nearly all pet types whether you have a dog, cat, reptile, fish, small animal or feathered friend. For your dog, find everything from dog tags and collars to beds and gates, bark control and everything in between. For cats, shop a wide selection of essentials including cat scratchers, cat litter, collars and more. You can also personalize pet ID tags for cats in-store, so your pet wears your most up to date contact information. For fish, small animals, reptiles, birds and more, the variety is immense. At Petco you can easily find small animal bedding, saltwater aquarium supplies, bird cages, habitat foggers, toys, treats and more. You can also find a variety of premium pet services available at Petco. These include full service dog grooming salons, positive dog training classes, pet vaccinations and more. If you're looking to give a pet a forever home, you can find out when the next pet adoption event will take place at your local store. See Details
Woodland Nature Trail Woodland Nature Trail is an easy, 0.75-mile hike in Falls Lake State Recreation Area that will take about 40 minutes to complete with Fido. Make sure to pack some food to enjoy before or after your hike at Picnic Area 1, located right by the trailhead. This trail is bike free and offers beautiful color with blooming flowers in the spring and changing leaves in the fall. Sandling Beach is closed November 1 through March 15. Please note that dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Lake Devin Lake Devin is a stocked public fishing lake that is open to the public. An NC Fishing License and a Lake Devin Fishing Permit are required to fish there. There are 2.5 miles of easy to moderate trails with overlooks and picnic areas along the trail. A concession and tackle shop is open seasonally (May-Aug). There is a large picnic shelter, an outdoor volleyball net, horseshoe pit, fishing pier and boat ramp available, but use of gas motors is currently prohibited. The picnic shelter can be reserved for a fee. Dogs are allowed but must be on leash and under control at all times. Pet waste must be picked up and disposed of. Dogs cannot be tied up, left unattended or left inside a vehicle at any time. Rabies vaccination must be current and on the collar. Aggressive breed dogs are not allowed. See Details
Buffaloe Road Dog Park Bring Fido to Buffaloe Road Dog Park to play off-leash! The Dog Park features a fenced area for both large and small dogs, drinking fountains for dogs and humans, a wood chip base, and shade. Buffaloe Road Dog Park is free to the public and is open daily from dawn to dusk. See Details
Camp De Canine Tuscan Ridge Animal Hospital features Camp De Canine, a fantastic outdoor/indoor day camp with pools, water systems, playhouses, and agility toys. When the weather isn't great for outdoor play, doggie campers can play in the indoor, air-conditioned padded play yard. See Details
Saving Grace Supply Co. Saving Grace Supply Co. is pet-friendly. Shop with your dog to find homemade treats and other quality products for pups. Best of all, all proceeds go towards the stores shelter to help rescue and care for dogs. Saving Grace Supply Co. is open Monday through Saturday, although hours vary. See Details
Hix Dog Park Bring Fido to Hix Dog Park to play off-leash! Located next to the Hix Recreation Complex and Oxford Civic Club Park, the Dog Park is fenced and features play equipment, shade, and a clean-up station. Dog owners are allowed two dogs per visit. Dogs must be leashed prior to entering the double-gated entry, cleaned up after, and have on up-to-date rabies tags. See Details
Raleigh Road Outdoor Theatre Raleigh Road Outdoor Theatre is one of only 6 drive in theatres left in operation in North Carolina. Current owners, Mark and Jennifer Frank, purchased the theatre in December 2011 from Jim and Megan Kopp. The Franks are dedicated to providing quality family entertainment for a great value. Please take a look around our website for more information about the theatre. Pet Rules Pets must be kept on a leash at all times. Potty breaks may be taken on the far edges of the property. Please pick up after your pet. Unused parking spots are not an acceptable potty area. Pets may not enter the concession stand, unless they are service animals. Please keep pets quiet and under control as not to disturb other patrons. Pet's behavior is the sole responsibility of the pet's owner. The theatre assumes no liability for the actions of a patron's pet. With the owner's permission, all dogs will receive a treat at the ticket booth upon entering the theatre. See Details
Mordecai Beverage Company Mordecai Beverage Company is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Raleigh's first combined brewery, taproom and bottle shop. Bring Fido with you to check out the awesome collection of beers available and stay for a sample. Mordecai Beverage Company is open Tuesday through Thursday from 2pm to 9pm, Friday from 2pm to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Louisburg Bike Trail The Louisburg Bike 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 Louisburg! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Louisburg Bike 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
The Hop Yard NC The Hop Yard NC is pet-friendly. This craft beer and wine retail store has an 18-tap tasting bar. Dogs are welcome to keep you company while you sample the carefully curated selection of beers. The Hop Yard is open Monday through Wednesday from 12pm to 9pm, Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, Friday from 12pm to 11pm, Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Tractor Supply Co. Tractor Supply Co. in Grand Forks is pet-friendly. This chain DIY store welcomes dogs to join their owners throughout the store, as long as they are leashed and well-behaved. Bring your pooch along to help you sniff out a new wheelbarrow, buckets, feed and other supplies. This location also has a dog wash center. Tractor Supply Co. is open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 9pm and Sunday from 9am to 7pm. See Details
Compass Rose Brewery Compass Rose Brewery has a dog-friendly indoor space as well as a covered, outdoor space where you can sample craft beers. There is usually food truck on site serving meals and snacks. Dogs are allowed inside and outside and the bar has dog bowls for water! See Details
Lyon Farms Lyon Farms is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pooch along for a wander through the fields on a mission for fresh produce. Dogs are welcome to join you for pick-your-own strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, tomatoes, and peaches during their respective seasons, as long as they are well-behaved and cleaned up after. Lyon Farms is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 8pm, Saturday from 8am to 6pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 6pm. See Details
Lynnwood Brewing Concern Lynwood Brewing Concern is dog-friendly! Bring your dog for a craft brew on the patio. This production brewing facility and taproom is open Monday-Thursday 4pm-11pm, Friday 3pm-1am, Saturday 12pm-1am, Sunday 12pm-10pm See Details
Lake Lynn Community Center Lake Lynn Community Center is a community center where the greenway trails are dog-friendly. Dogs are not allowed inside of the community center, fitness center, or courts. This community center provides the community with 2.8 miles of trails around Lake Lynn, for your leashed dogs to hike, walk, jog, and run with you. See Details
Baileywick Park Baileywick Park is a dog-friendly park and trail in Raleigh, NC where Fido is welcome to join you. All dogs must be on a 6-ft leash while on trails. There is a paved walking trail that begins at the Baileywick Road entrance to the park and loops behind the playground to the parking lot to enjoy. Restroom facilities are on site, but you will want to make sure to bring bottled water and bowl for your pup for drinking water. See Details