Dog Friendly Activities in North Topsail Beach, NC

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in North Topsail Beach, 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 North Topsail Beach.

Pet Friendly Onslow County Beach Access #2
Onslow County Beach Access #2 Onslow County Beach Access #2 is a pet-friendly access point to North Topsail Beach's stretch of sand. Dogs may not run free within Onslow Beach Recreation Area and must be kept on a leash no longer than 10 feet. Dogs are only allowed beach access at the Pet Beach located south of the Sand Dollar Shores Pavilion. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. Onslow County Beach Access #2 is open to the public every day of the week from 8am to 5pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Topsail Beach Dog Beach
Topsail Beach Dog Beach Enjoy a fun day at the beach at Topsail Beach Off-Leash Dog Beach during the off season. Dogs must be on a leash from May 15th through September 30th. Additionally, all dogs must be on a leash from April 1 through September 30 of each year in the area designated as Coastal Barrier Resources System (CBRS) Unit L07 by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and as clearly marked by the Town. At other times dogs are required to be under voice command and can be off-leash. Owners must remove any waste left by dogs on the beach or in town. See Details
Topsail Island Yes, dogs are allowed, but they must be on a leash from May 15th through September 30th. At other times the dog must be under voice command of a responsible person, but does not have to be on a leash. The person must always be prepared to remove any "deposits" left by the dog. These regulations apply to the entire town including the beach. See Details
Jacksonville-Camp LeJeune Rails-to-Trails The Jacksonville-Camp LeJeune Rails-to-Trails 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 Jacksonville! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Jacksonville-Camp LeJeune Rails-to-Trails. 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
Hammocks Beach State Park Hammocks Beach State Park welcomes leashed dogs. Dogs are welcome on the beach but are not allowed in the water at the swimming area. Outside of the swimming area, dogs are allowed in the water but must remain on their leash at all times. Pets are also welcomed on Bear Island but owners must find their own way over as dogs are not allowed on the ferry. See Details
Salty Turtle Beer Company Salty Turtle Beer Company is pet-friendly. This veteran owned and operated neighborhood brewery in Surf City, NC welcomes leashed dogs outside while their owners sample a delicious selection of craft beer on tap. Visitors are also able to bring food from nearby restaurants. Salty Turtle Beer Company is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Surf City Bark Park Surf City Bark Park might be just what your dog needs! They’ll be sure to have a DOG-GONE good time socializing with other dogs or learning some new tricks and agility skills! Located right behind the Surf City Community Center, your four-legged friend is sure to have a PAW-sitively good time either at the park, or simply enjoying the small walking trail.

If your pup has had a 'ruff' day, what better place to relax than the beach?! Surf City beaches are dog-friendly. Keep them on a leash no longer than 10 feet long.
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