Dog Friendly Activities in Mouth of Wilson, VA

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Mouth of Wilson, 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 Mouth of Wilson.

Pet Friendly Grayson Highlands State Park
Grayson Highlands State Park Near Mount Rogers and Whitetop Mountain, Virginia’s two highest mountains, there are plenty of hiking trails and camping areas that are pet friendly. See Details
Pet Friendly Mount Jefferson State Natural Area
Mount Jefferson State Natural Area Mount Jefferson is a great place to have a scenic picnic near the summit with your dog. The state park also has a couple of great hiking trails. The Lost Province Trail is 3/4 mile long and is moderate in difficulty. The Rhododendron Trail is just over one-mile long and is strenuous in difficulty. Dogs are allowed but must remain leashed. See Details
Fern Nature Trail Fern Nature Trail is an easy, 1.2 mile hike in New River State Park that will take about 45 minutes to complete with Fido. This is a short little hike that takes you through wooded area and hugs close to the New River. If you are up for a longer adventure you can combine this trail with another in the Mount Jefferson State Park. Please note that dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Summit and Rhododendron Trails Summit and Rhododendron Trails are a moderately easy, 1.4 mile hike in Mount Jefferson State Natural Area that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. Visit this trail in early June and you will be surrounded by the splendor of the wildflowers and Catawba rhododendron blooming. The fall color here is also magnificent. Please note that dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
New River State Park New River State Park has ten forest discovering family-friendly trails. All trails are easy to moderate in difficulty and are no longer than 1.4 miles. Fishing, canoeing, and picnicing are allowed at the state park. Dogs must remain leashed. See Details
Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail The Virginia Creeper National Recreation 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 Whitetop! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Virginia Creeper National Recreation 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
Mount Rogers National Recreation Area Mount Rogers National Recreation Area in Virginia is pet-friendly. You can bring your pooch to this recreation area located in southwestern Virginia near the border with Tennessee and North Carolina. There are a number of trails around the park, including sections of the Virginia Creeper Trail and the Appalachian Trail. Mount Rogers National Recreation Area is open every day of the week from 8:00am to 4:30pm. See Details