Dog Friendly Activities in Parkersburg, WV

There are 6 dog friendly activities in Parkersburg. 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 Parkersburg.

Pet Friendly Island Belle
Island Belle Island Belle riverboat tours in Parkersburg, VA, are pet-friendly. Take a tour on the Blennerhassett Island State Park waterways with your pup. Located in the middle of the Ohio River on the border between West Virginia and Ohio, the park is home to numerous trails, manicured grounds and a reconstructed Palladian mansion that offers visitors a historical glimpse at colonial plantation life. To reach the island, head to Point Park in downtown Parkersburg and climb aboard the Island Belle sternwheeler for a short 20-minute riverboat journey. Blennerhassett Island is open from the first of May until the end of October each year. See Details
Pet Friendly North Bend Rail-Trail
North Bend Rail-Trail The North Bend Rail-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 Parkersburg! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the North Bend Rail-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 See Details
Blennerhassett Island State Park Explore the dog-friendly historical Blennerhassett Island State Park in Parkersburg, WV. Its reconstructed mansion offers visitors a glimpse of life on a colonial farmstead, and volunteers wear period-accurate costumes. Dogs are not allowed inside any buildings, but self-guided walking tours are available. Blennerhassett Island is open from the first of May until mid-November each year. While touring the park, visitors should allow at least three hours for a complete tour. This includes the sternwheeler ride to and from the island. The park is only accessible by ferry, which dogs are welcome to ride with their owners. See Details
City Park City Park in Parkersburg, WV, is a wonderful place to stroll along the pet-friendly walking trails with your leashed pup. This 46.6-acre recreation space offers amenities for the whole family, including picnic shelters, a pond, sports courts, athletic fields, a public pool, playgrounds and more. See Details
Mulberry Lane Country Store Mulberry Lane Country Store in Parkersburg, WV, welcomes leashed and well-behaved pups to join you inside to browse around. Being West Virginia's largest country store, this pet-friendly shop offers old-fashioned and enchanting nooks filled with gifts, crafts, decorating ideas, unique collectibles and even furniture. See Details
French Creek Christmas Trees French Creek Christmas Trees in Parkersburg, WV, is pet friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at this seasonal farm to help choose the tree for your home this Christmas. Whether you're looking for a huge tree or a smaller pine, you'll find something that fits at this well-stocked farm. Don't forget to bring your own bags to clean up any mess left behind. See Details
Marietta Community Dog Park A perfect spot for your pup to play, Marietta Community Dog Park is a two-acre, fully fenced, off-leash area located in Jackson Hill Park. This recreation space features a water fountain, fire hydrant, benches, shade and clean-up bags. The town of Marietta, OH, welcomes vaccinated dogs, have a current rabies tag and are over four months at their park. See Details
Rinky Dink Flea Market Check out the dog-friendly Rinky Dink Flea Market in Marietta, OH. This 90,000-square-foot indoor/outdoor market features tons of local vendors selling antiques, housewares, apparel, knickknacks, produce and much more. The market is open Friday-Saturday year-round. See Details
Fenton Park Fenton Park is a small park in Williamstown, WV, that offers a pleasant trail the whole family can enjoy. The pet-friendly walking path is paved and runs just about a quarter mile in length. Along the way, there are multiple signs offering a story walk aimed to provide entertainment for children. Dogs must remain on a leash. See Details
Dog Park at Jackson Memorial Park Bring Fido to play, explore, and socialize off-leash at the dog park at Jackson Memorial Park in Vienna, WV. This recreation space is located at the rear of the public park, off 34th St. The dog park used to be a ballpark and still has dugouts which provide a nice shady area to sit and watch your pup play. The recreation space also has water fountains, a fenced-in area and benches. See Details
Muskingum Park Muskingum Park is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pooch along to this Marietta park for a wander on the river trail under the shade of the trees that line the pathway. Don't forget to clean up any mess that is left behind during your visit. See Details
Forked Run State Park Nestled in rural Reedsville, OH, the dog-friendly Forked Run State Park spans 791 acres of forested hills and a tranquil lake, bordered by the Ohio River. Its Appalachian setting boasts vibrant history, scenic views, and diverse wildlife. With three hiking trails for exploration and wildlife observation, plus picnic areas for relaxing gatherings, it's a serene escape for nature enthusiasts. See Details
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