Dog Friendly Activities in Hendersonville, NC

There are 21 dog friendly activities in Hendersonville. 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 Hendersonville.

Pet Friendly Grandad's Apples
Grandad's Apples One of the best ways to enjoy Asheville’s crisp fall weather with your furry friend is to spend the day walking through the orchard at Grandad’s Apples. Whether you choose to pick your own apples from the orchard or select your favorite variety of pre-picked apples, your dog is welcome to join in on the fun. Other pooch-friendly activities include a pumpkin patch, painted farm backdrops for fun photos, and a 5-acre corn maze that offers a challenge for the whole family. Kids will love riding the Cow Train Ride and petting the Barnyard Corral of animals. Be sure to stop by the country store and bakery before you leave to sample and purchase items to take home including local honey, apple ice cream, apple cider, and even apple cider doughnuts. From August through November, the orchard and store are open daily from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Burntshirt Vineyards
Burntshirt Vineyards Take a short drive to Hendersonville from Asheville with your pup in tow for a wine tasting at Burntshirt Vineyards. All of Burntshirt’s wine is made from local, Blue Ridge Appalachian Mountain fruit and the high elevation produces grapes perfect for varietals not typically grown in the United States, like Gruner Veltliner. Your dog is welcome to join you in the tasting room while you taste Merlot, Riesling, Cabernet Franc, Rosé of Cabernet Sauvignon, a red wine blend called Altitude 3400, and two Chardonnays. After discovering a new favorite, order a glass to enjoy on their verandah overlooking the vineyards. Note that dogs are welcome on Burntshirt’s walking trails, gardens, and in the tasting room but not on tours or in the vineyard. The tasting room is open daily and the fee of $7 - $10 includes a sampling of several wines and a souvenir glass. See Details
Pet's Own Place Dog Park An "unofficial" dog park, this spacious field surrounded by streams on both sides is an ideal spot to let dogs run free. Enter the park via Route 64 and take the first right. Follow a dirt road to the end to find the park beside a bicycle obstacle course. Located across Mud Creek at the Oklawaha Greenway trail head. See Details
Discover the Psychology of Tarot 'Discover the Psychology of Tarot' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Angela. Each guest will choose a tarot deck of their choice for their reading and hang on to them until it is time for their reading. Dogs are welcome if they don't cause a mess. A pet deposit may be required. Contact your host for specifics. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $77 per person. See Details
Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards Saint Paul Mountain Vineyard is dog friendly! The first commercial vineyard in Henderson County, Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards is a family owned winery located on acreage that has been farmed by their family for more than nine generations. Dogs are welcome in the tasting room with both indoor and outdoor seating with spectacular views of the vines. Be sure to try the hard apple cider named after the vineyard dog, Wallace. SPMV frequently has live music and food trucks, too! See Details
Justus Orchard Justus Orchard has been a great spot for picking apples for over one hundred years. This pet-friendly orchard offers you and Fido the chance to meet the owners dog, Izzy, while you're picking your own fruit on-site. Justus Orchard is open every day of the week during picking season from 8:30am to 6:00pm. See Details
Point Lookout Vineyards Point Lookout Vineyards is pet-friendly. This vineyard has 30 mile views. Visit the Tasting Room, tour the Vineyard, and check out the Wine Cellar. Relax and enjoy mountain views and delightful wine. Dogs are welcome inside and out, year-round. Small plates available as well as food truck onsite some days. They are open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 6pm and Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Bullington Gardens Bullington Gardens is pet-friendly. This 12 acre horticultural education center and public botanical garden provides hands-on education to students, youth clubs & adults. It's also a place where visitors can stroll the grounds, enjoy the gardens and find a peaceful spot to relax. Dogs are welcome on a leash. Bullington Gardens is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Stepp's Hillcrest Orchard Stepp's Hillcrest Orchard is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome on a leash in the orchards of apple trees, as long as they are cleaned up after and well-behaved. Dogs are not permitted inside the apple house due to regulations. See Details
Oklawaha Brewing Company Oklawaha Brewing Company is a dog friendly nano brewery and tap room committed to brewing high quality beer while maintaining a strong sense of community and environmental responsibility. Their taps are dedicated to seasonally inspired flavors and will at times incorporate produce from local farms. This refers to not only traditional beer ingredients such as hops, barley, wheat, and rye, but also fruits, vegetables, spices and additional grains as well. See Details
Dry Falls Brewing Co. Located inside an old body shop, Dry Falls is a pet-friendly brewery in Hendersonville. Their brewers love to share their passion for craft beer. Dogs are welcome inside year-round. Food trucks and live music can also be found here throughout the week. See Details
Mast General Store Mast General Store is pet-friendly. This old fashioned store is stocked with country gourmet foods, cast iron cookware, speckleware, old-fashioned toys, footwear for all walks of life, hardware, and more. Mast General Store is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 6pm and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Triskelion Brewing Company Located in Historic Downtown 7th Avenue, Triskelion Brewing is pet-friendly. They serve up a wide variety of ales and lagers. Fans of malty, hoppy, or juicy beers will always have something new to choose from. So, if your out hiking the trails, or downtown enjoying the parks, stop on by for a pint or two. They are pet, child, and hipster friendly. Dogs welcome inside or outside, year-round. See Details
Sawyer Springs Vineyard With six generations of hard work to its name, Sawyer Springs Vineyard is proud to offer a variety of award-winning wines from their vineyard in Western North Carolina. Their grapes are grown in an American Viticultural Area called the AVA Crest of Blue Ridge Henderson County. Bring a picnic and enjoy their outside seating area, or inside the tasting room. Dogs are welcome inside or outdoors. See Details
Wine Sage and Gourmet Wine Sage and Gourmet is pet-friendly. This unique boutique wine shop is located in a cozy little cellar in Historic Downtown Hendersonville. They serve beer and wine by the glass in the cellar and your pooch is welcome inside year-round. Wine Sage and Gourmet is open Tuesday to Wednesday from 11:00am -to 5:30pm and Thursday to Saturday from 11:00am to 6:00pm. See Details
Southern Appalachian Brewery Southern Appalachian Brewery is pet-friendly. You and Fido are welcome to sit inside the tasting room or outside on the patio. Enjoy a delicious brew, a soft pretzel and check the food truck and live music calendar! See Details
The Brandy Bar The Brandy Bar is pet-friendly. This is North Carolina's first brandy bar and offers 43 types of brandies from countries across the globe. The brandy is served with a variety of locally sourced bar snacks. Dogs are welcome inside or at one of the sidewalk tables. See Details
Guidon Brewing Co. Guidon Brewing Co. is a dog friendly, American/German ex-military, family-owned brewery and taproom in Hendersonville, NC. Their goal is to provide guests with good beer, good food, and Gemütlichkeit. Food truck and live entertainment available throughout the week; check their website for current schedule. Dogs are welcome both inside and in their outdoor courtyard. See Details
Blue Ridge Humane Society Thrift Store The Blue Ridge Humane Society Thrift Store is a dog friendly, upscale thrift store in Henderson County. They have women and men's clothing and shoes, boutique designer clothes, pet supplies, jewelry, furniture, housewares, seasonal items, linens, rugs, books, a vintage, antiques and fineries section, and so much more. Check their website for information on their annual rug, art, and garden sales! All profits benefit the Blue Ridge Humane Society. See Details
Raymond's Garden Center & Landscaping Raymond's Garden Center is a dog friendly, family owned garden center in Hendersonville, NC. They carry plants, soil amendments, fertilizers, garden gifts, annuals, perennials, herbs, trees, shrubs and much more. See Details
K. Johnson Family Farm K. Johnson Family Farm's local produce stand specializing in southern vegetables. They also sell fruit, eggs, milk, honey, baked goods, beef and pork products. Special events are held throughout the year; check their website for current schedule. See Details
D9 Brewing Hendersonville D9 Brewing is a dog friendly brewery in historic downtown Hendersonville, NC. They create exciting and original crafted ales and offer a wide variety of selections for exceptional craft drinking experiences. See Details
Biltmore Estate The Biltmore Estate is pet friendly! Dogs are allowed to explore the extensive grounds and roam through the more than 250 acres of landscaped gardens. Fido is also welcome to join the humans at several restaurants with outdoor seating in Antler Hill Village. Open daily throughout the year. Hours vary by season and rates vary by month; visit website or call for specific information. See Details
French Broad River Dog Park One of Asheville's most beautiful parks, the French Broad River Park meanders alongside the tranquil French Broad River, and features a vast area of open green space with old trees, a wildflower garden, a paved trail, a gazebo, picnic tables and grills, an observation deck, and a small playground. The Dog Park features a large fenced-in area made for exercising and socializing your pooch! It is a one acre lot with wood chips, fresh water, and dog waste bags. No separate areas for small and large dogs. There is a great trail system, picnic facilities, and wonderful access to the river for doggy swimming as well! See Details