Dog Friendly Activities in Harpers Ferry, WV

There are 3 dog friendly activities in Harpers Ferry, and 44 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 Harpers Ferry.

Pet Friendly Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry
Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to join their humans on the Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry. This 90-minute walking tour will take visitors through the historic Lower Town neighborhoods of Harpers Ferry. The tour guide will take visitors to sites and buildings where ghostly phenomenon has been reported while explaining, through legends and historical events, why ghosts may choose to haunt a particular location. The tour is family-friendly. Wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for nighttime weather. See Details
Pet Friendly Photo-Tour of Historic Harpers Ferry
Photo-Tour of Historic Harpers Ferry 'Photo-Tour of Historic Harpers Ferry' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Autumn. You and Fido will be taken on a guided walking tour of historic Harpers Ferry while your host captures photos of you along the way. Enjoy the beautiful architecture and views of the town. You will receive 12-15 edited digital images within a week of the shoot. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Guests should be comfortable walking up steps. Rates start at $89 per person. See Details
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in Harpers Ferry, WV is dog-friendly. Bring Fido to experience the beautiful scenery of the rolling Blue Ridge mountains and rushing waters of the Shenandoah and Potomac rivers. Explore the historic landscape to learn the stories of the struggle for freedom, education, and civil rights. Pets must be leashed and are not allowed on shuttle buses or in park buildings. Please bring pet waste bags and pick up after your dog. See Details
Maggie Malick Wine Caves Maggie Malick Wine Caves is a dog-friendly winery in Purcellville, VA. This female-owned, boutique winery in Northern Virginia is award-winning. They produce lovely wines on 215 rolling acres in the shadow of Short Hill Mountain in the Between the Hills Valley, near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. They produce an amazing 15 different varieties of wine and Sangria. Two dogs, Moxie and Jet, live on the farm throughout the year and help host a number of canine events too, including Dock Dogs and LabFest. Don't forget a dog towel for those pups who love to swim - there are three off-leash areas with ponds. See Details
8 Chains North Winery Just 8 miles west of Leesburg, in Northern Virginia, 8 Chains North is a dogs-friendly boutique farm winery showcasing handcrafted, Old-World-style wines. Their philosophy: Great wines are made in the vineyard. The warm and inviting Tasting Room and private event space have stunning vineyard views. Dogs are welcome inside and outside at the winery -- there is even a separate, fenced off-leash area for your dog to run and frolic with other friendly canines. Open year round, the winery offers an extensive patio during the season, and a roaring fireplace in the cold-weather months. Their friendly and knowledgeable staff looks forward to making your visit a truly memorable one. See Details
Antietam Creek Vineyards Antietam Creek Vineyards in Sharpsburg welcomes Fido on a leash as long as he is well-behaved and respectful of other pups. This former dairy farm has been re-imagined by the current world traveling owners. Located in the foothills of South Mountain, 60 miles from Washington DC and 70 miles from Baltimore, this 55-acre, dog-friendly, rural space offers sweeping views of hills and fields, permanently protected from development. See Details
Antietam National Battlefield Antietam National Battlefield is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join in the fun as you step back in time at the historical battlefield. The site is situated on fields among the Appalachian foothills near the Potomac River, giving visitors a great area to walk their dogs. Stone arch Burnside's Bridge and a field hospital museum are also located there. Antietam is open every day of the year from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Hagerstown Outlet Stores All Types of brand name Stores. Very Dog Friendly has clean up stations around, and some of the stores don't mind you bringing the dogs in.

Great place to get some exercise and socialize.
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Raven Rocks Trail Leashed dogs are welcome on this 5.8 mile moderate hiking trail. Prepare for some steep climbs, but the magnificent view at the top makes it all worthwhile. Accessible from April until October. See Details
Stone Tower Winery Perched atop scenic Hogback Mountain, Stone Tower Winery consists of 306 acres of rolling vineyards, where delicate grapes are tenderly harvested to form an impressive array of world class artisanal wines. The dog-friendly Harvest Barn tasting room offers visitors plenty of space both inside and outside to sample chardonnay, pinot noir, and sauvignon blanc, among others. All group tastings and tours must be scheduled. Call for details and hours. See Details
Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park The Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park 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 Purcellville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park. 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
Creek's Edge Winery Creek’s Edge Winery located in historic Taylorstown, Virginia sits along the lovely Catoctin Creek in Northern Virginia’s Loudoun County. Sample an array of award-winning wines. Try traditional and seasonal food menu items, including charcuterie, salads, and sandwiches. Leashed dogs are permitted in outdoor areas. See Details
Ballenger Creek Dog Park Great Dog Park, open to all. Small and Large Dog areas. Very well maintained and friendly See Details
River & Trail Outfitters River & Trail Outfitters offers dog-friendly hiking trails in the historic Harpers Ferry area of Knoxville, MD. They also offer a shuttle service from the trail head back to your accommodations with 24 hour notice. See Details
Gathland State Park As you hike the Appalachian Trail, take a break to explore dog-friendly Gathland State Park at the Crampton's Gap Trailhead in Jefferson, MD. Leashed dogs are welcome throughout the historic park, so you and Fido can explore the War Correspondent's Arch, the South Mountain Battlefield, and a picnic at the pavilion. See Details
Cunningham Falls State Park Cunningham Falls State Park is dog-friendly. Located in the picturesque Catoctin Mountains, the park is split into two different sections: William Houck Area and Manor Area. You can bring Fido with you to many of the campgrounds, on the trails, and in all of the day-use areas if they are on a leash under six feet and all mess is cleaned up after them. There are numerous trails in the park that weave around the forests and waterfalls. Cunningham Falls State Park is open 8am to Sunset from April to October and 10am to sunset from November to March. See Details
South Mountain State Park Dogs are welcome to join their owners at pet-friendly South Mountain State Park in Maryland. This 40-mile long multi-use state park weaves through the South Mountain ridge from the Pennsylvania state line to the Potomac River. You are invited to bring your pooch with you to check out the stunning views from overlooks littered around the trails in the park. A popular trail for day hikers and their four-legged companions is Annapolis Rock via Appalachian Trail. This moderately challenging out-and-back trail provides stunning views of Black Rock Cliff and across Greenbrier Lake. See Details
Gambrill State Park Gambrill State Park is extremely dog-friendly. You are welcome to bring Fido with you on the trails, in the day-use areas, and to stay in the many campgrounds dotted around the park. This stunning mountain park is located on the ridge of the Catoctin Mountains. The trails that weave around the woodlands will take you to beautiful overlooks of prairies and farmland for miles around. There are 16 miles of trails in total, varying in difficulty so that all visitors can get a taste of what this park has to offer. The High Knob area also offers wooded picnic areas and three picnic shelters for visitors to use. Gambrill State Park is open from 8am until sunset during the months of April to October and 10am to sunset from November to March. See Details
Dynasty Brewing Company Dynasty Brewing Company is pet-friendly. Located near One Loudoun and the W&OD Trail at Smiths Switch, this brewery, named for the first five presidents who hailed from Virginia, is a popular haunt for beer lovers. Leashed dogs are welcome at Dynasty, where they offer ten different brews on tap and rotate regularly with refreshing ideas from the brewery team. Hungry hounds can sink their teeth into a delicious bite from one of the many visiting food trucks to the brewery. See Details
Washington Monument State Park Washington Monument State Park is dog-friendly. You and Fido can hop on a section of the Appalachian Trail to get to the centerpiece of the park, Washington Monument, the first completed monument in George Washington's memory. Located on top of South Mountain, the views from the top are incredible, especially during the fall season. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on a leash under six feet, as long as owners clean up any mess after them. Washington Monument State Park is open 8am until sunset from April to October and 10am until sunset from November to March. See Details
Sheperdstown Mystery Walks Sheperdstown Mystery Walks offers pet-friendly tours of Sheperdstown. The tours are open year-round, giving visitors the chance to hear all about the spooky history of this quaint West Virginian town in the chilly winter and hot summer. Hear stories of residents who may have left this world, but not the homes they lived in. The guided tour takes you along the streets by spooky candlelight. Fido beware, you're in for a scare! Sheperdstown Mystery Walks is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 9pm and Sunday from 9am to 9pm. See Details
South Mountain State Battlefield South Mountain State Battlefield is pet-friendly. This park commemorates the battleground where the first major Civil War battle took place in Maryland. Located along the gaps of South Mountain, you and Fido can jump on the Appalachian Trail and check out the only place in the country where it intersects with a battleground. The rest of the park is made up of diverse farm and forestland. While you're exploring the varied landscape, you may find other wildlife on adventures too. South Mountain State Battlefield is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Leesburg Dog Park at Olde Izaak Walton Park Your pet will thank you for the off-leash exercise at this fenced dog park with benches, gravel paths, and grass ground cover. Remember to bring water. See Details
Breaux Vineyards This 404-acre winery and estate offers wines harvested from 17 varieties of grapes in a picturesque setting with stunning mountain views. Leashed dogs are welcome in the spacious outdoor seating areas overlooking the vineyards, and at Dog Day at Breaux — an annual celebration featuring live music, food, and dog vendors. Open 11 am to 6 pm daily. See Details