Dog Friendly Activities in Hickory, NC

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Hickory, and 6 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 Hickory.

Pet Friendly Fairbrook Optimist Dog Park
Fairbrook Optimist Dog Park Fairbrook Optimist Dog Park features a separate fenced area for large and small dogs, obstacle courses, pet stations, dog water fountains, individual covered shelters, park benches and restrooms. Shelters are available for dog owners, along with benches throughout the park to watch your dogs as they have fun. Fairbrook Optimist Dog Park is open every day of the week from 7am to sundown. See Details
Pet Friendly St. Stephen's Dog Park
St. Stephen's Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this private St. Stephens dog park, which includes benches and picnic tables, but no water. Annual passes are required for entry. See Details
Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Factory Outlet Pets are always welcome at Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Factory Outlet, located inside the Hickory Furniture Mart. Stop by to check out the incredible furniture deals at this dog friendly shop, and to give Fido one of the dog treats from the counter! See Details
Momentum Tire & Car Care Leashed dogs are welcome at this local, family-owned tire and automotive service center featuring state-of-the-art equipment and digital technology for all your car care needs. See Details
Dogwood Park Bring your pet for some off-leash fun at this fenced dog park, which includes grass, shade structure, and agility equipment. See Details
Riverbend Dog Park Pets love this fenced off-leash dog park with lovely trees and grass. Bring water, and passes are required. See Details
Rest Area Catawba County I-40 Westbound Rest Area Catawba County I-40 Westbound has a pet-friendly area. This spacious area off Interstate 40 West looks more like a park than a rest stop. It's home to lots of green lawn to exercise on leash dogs, shaded areas under mature trees, maintained flower beds, and picnic tables. Dogs aren't allowed inside the buildings, but they can join you elsewhere on a leash. Make sure you clean up any mess that they leave behind. See Details
Catawba County Eastbound I-40 Catawba County Eastbound I-40 has a pet-friendly area for dogs to stretch their legs at. This spacious green lawn is ideal for exercising dogs, eating lunch at a picnic table, and enjoying some time out of the car together. The area includes a maintained garden and shade trees that make this look more like a park than a rest stop. Leashed dogs are welcome and must be cleaned up after. Dogs are not allowed in the building. The rest stop is always open. See Details
Love's Travel Stop Love's Travel Stop in Newton, NC, is a dog-friendly gas station and rest area. Across America, you'll find Love's Travel Stops that offer facilities for traveling canines. This location has a fully-fenced dog park with a convenient waste station. See Details
The Levee Brewery and Pub Dog-friendly The Levee Brewery and Pub in Valdese, NC, welcomes you and Fido inside for a refreshing pint. The Levee is a microbrewery & pub in the heart of downtown with award-winning craft beers on draft. Locals and visitors alike will find a warm, welcoming hangout spot with pool tables, darts and range of board games. Stop in to relax, play, and find something you'll love on draft. See Details