Dog Friendly Activities in Murphy, NC

There are 4 dog friendly activities in Murphy, and 16 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 Murphy.

Pet Friendly Buck Dance in the Appalchains
Buck Dance in the Appalchains 'Buck Dance in the Appalchains' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jo. Fido is welcome to join you as you put on your dancing shoes and learn to keep the beat. After you learn the basic steps, you will have the chance to dance to some music. Host also has their own dog who may join the fun. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 9 and up. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details
Pet Friendly Build a Table with the Willow Woman
Build a Table with the Willow Woman 'Build a Table with the Willow Woman' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jo. Your pooch is invited to come along and play with the host's dog during this workshop where you will learn process of building and designing a rustic table. No prior experience is necessary as your host will guide you throughout the process. All wood, nails, and tools are provided and you will get to choose the tree slab for your table's top. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 4 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $115 per person. See Details
Create an Owl Out of Tree Bark 'Create an Owl Out of Tree Bark' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jo. Your pooch is welcome to sit beside you at this workshop where you will create you own unique owl out of bark using natural materials. Please note that host also has a dog onsite. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 9 and up. Their is a friendly canine on the property who likes to be included. Rates start at $75 per person. See Details
Build a Mini Chair with a Woods Woman 'Build a Mini Chair with a Woods Woman' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Jo. Your friendly pooch is welcome to join you at this workshop where you will learn to build a miniature chair. Your pup may even get to meet and play with the host's dog, Willow, who likes to join the workshops. You will choose a precut seat and then some tree branches that you will cut to size for your chair. You will be able to build any size chair in the future with the techniques you learn in this class. The experience lasts 2.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 12 and up. Please wear closed toed shoes. Rates start at $85 per person. See Details
Union County Recreation Center Dog Park Bring your dog to play off-leash in the designated area of this park, which includes lovely wooded trails bordering the water. See Details
Joyce Kilmer Memorial Trail Joyce Kilmer Memorial Trail is a moderately easy, 2 mile hike in Nantahala National Forest that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. This figure eight shaped trail through old-growth forest of eastern hemlocks and tulip poplars is beautiful and offers stream crossings. Hunting in the surrounding game lands is in season September through March, except for Sundays, so be sure to wear bright orange. Please note that dogs are not required to be on a leash, except between April 1 and August 15; however, because of high visitation, rangers strongly advise hikers to keep dogs on a leash year-round. See Details
Tsali Recreation Area The recreation area has 4 trails, totaling over 36 miles which are used for mountain biking and horse back riding. The trails alternate between the two, so you can always take your dog on a trail where bikes are not. The trails are easy and well maintained. The area is beautiful and there are frequent creek crossings for your pet to get water. While you officially need to keep your pets on leash, we have never had a problem with off-leash. Be mindful of hunting season. See Details
Falls Branch Falls Trail Fun little hike to a 70 foot waterfall. The hike is steep and rocky towards the end so it's best if you have firm footing and good knees. This trail is 20 miles east of Tellico Plains on route 165. The trailhead is at the Rattlesnake West pull off. See Details
Blue Ridge Cotton Company Blue Ridge Cotton Company is a dog-friendly clothing store, located in the town of Blairsville, Georgia. Inside the store, you'll find an extensive pet section, including gifts, books, leashes in a variety of colors, treats, and more. Additionally, Blue Ridge Cotton Company donates one percent of every purchase to a number of animal charities in the local area: Tri-State Pet Rescue, Humane Society of Blue Ridge, Horse Creek Stable Rescue Sanctuary, Michael's Big Red Truck (rescue transport), Castoff Pet Rescue, Mountain Shelter Blairsville, Homeward Bound Pet Rescue, The Whiskers Project, Southeast Llama Rescue, and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. Fido will even have the chance to meet the store dog, Watson Agee, who you can see enjoying himself in some of the photographs above. See Details
Blue Ridge Cotton Company Blue Ridge Cotton Company is a dog-friendly clothing store, located in the mountain town of Blue Ridge, Georgia. Inside the store, you'll find an extensive pet section, including gifts, books, leashes in a variety of colors, treats, and more. Additionally, Blue Ridge Cotton Company donates one percent of every purchase to a number of animal charities in the local area: Tri-State Pet Rescue, Humane Society of Blue Ridge, Horse Creek Stable Rescue Sanctuary, Michael's Big Red Truck (rescue transport), Castoff Pet Rescue, Mountain Shelter Blairsville, Homeward Bound Pet Rescue, The Whiskers Project, Southeast Llama Rescue, and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. Fido will even have the chance to meet the store dog, Watson Agee, who you can see enjoying himself in some of the photographs above. See Details
Humane Society of Blue Ridge Dog Park Humane Society of Blue Ridge Dog Park has an area for small and large dogs, so all are welcome! It's the perfect place to bring your dogs to socialize, play games and exercise in a fenced-in area. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pets leave behind to preserve the cleanliness of the park. See Details
Gather Blue Ridge Gather Blue Ridge is a dog-friendly market in Blue Ridge that offers a variety of items for dogs and their owners, including treats, trinkets, towels, and much more. They also support charities like Tri-State Pet Rescue, Humane Society of Blue Ridge, Horse Creek Stable Rescue Sanctuary, Michael's Big Red Truck (rescue transport), Castoff Pet Rescue, Mountain Shelter Blairsville, Homeward Bound Pet Rescue, The Whiskers Project, Southeast Llama Rescue, and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary by donating one percent of every purchase to them. While you're visiting, you might bump into the store dog, Watson Agee, who can be seen in some of the photographs above. See Details
Humble Pie Boutique Humble Pie Boutique is a pet-friendly ladies outfitter in Blue Ridge. The clothing they stock is Bohemian-style. Dogs are welcome to join you as you decide which flowing dress or headband best suits you. Humble Pie is open Monday through Thursday from 10am to 6pm, Friday to Saturday from 10am to 7pm and Sunday from 11am to 6pm. See Details
Love Dogs and Cats Too Love Dogs and Cats Too is a pet-friendly store full of items for Fido and Fluffy. They stock everything from healthy treats and snazzy leashes to plush toys and comfy beds. Dogs are welcome inside to sniff out their birthday gift or drop some hints as to their favorite kind of toy to take home. They are open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 6pm and Sunday from 11am to 5pm. See Details
Blue Ridge Bath and Body Blue Ridge Bath and Body is a pet-friendly soap specialist in Blue Ridge. They specialize in goats milk soaps, shea body butters and many other different types of small batch health and beauty products. They are open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 5:00pm and Friday to Saturday from 10:00am to 5:30pm. See Details
High Country Art High Country Art and Antique is dog-friendly. This eclectic North Georgia art gallery in the heart of historic downtown Blue Ridge is just an hour and a half north of Atlanta. They display traditional and impressionist fine art, folk art, photography, pottery, jewelry, sculptures, antiques and collectibles. Dogs are welcome inside. High Country Art is open weekdays from 10:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday from 10:30am to 6:00pm and Sunday from 12:30pm to 4:00pm. See Details
Humble pie Humble pie is pet-friendly. This bohemian ladies boutique welcomes pets along to check out the latest styles. Humble Pie is open Thursday through Saturday from 10am to 8pm and Sunday through Wednesday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Blue Ridge Adventure Wear Blue Ridge Adventure Wear is a dog-friendly outfitter in Blue Ridge, Georgia. There are lots of hiking, fishing and hunting opportunities in the area, and Blue Ridge has the apparel for most outdoor occasions. Dogs are welcome inside the store while you peruse the aisles of clothing. Fido might even be able to snap himself up a doggy donut if they're in stock. Blue Ridge is open Monday through Thursday from 10am to 5pm, Friday to Saturday from 10am to 7pm and Sunday from 11am to 5pm. See Details
Swan Drive-In Swan Drive-In is a pet-friendly drive-in movie theater. This nostalgic pastime is still going strong and invites you to bring your pooch along to watch a new release or a classic feature from the comfort of your car. Dog owners are reminded not to disturb other moviegoers by only bringing well-behaved dogs along who don't bark at the exciting scenes. If your dog needs a bathroom break, don't forget to clean up any mess that is left behind. This theater is cash only. See Details
Union County Farmers "Barket" Dog Park Bring your pup to this dog park near the farmers market for some off-leash fun in the fenced areas. There are trails for dog walking on a leash. All dogs must wear a collar with a valid license and have current vaccinations required by law. The dog park is open daily from dawn to dusk. Closed Wednesdays from 10am-2pm for maintenance. See Details