Dog Friendly Activities in Pickens, SC

There’s 1 dog friendly activity in Pickens, and 23 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 Pickens.

Pet Friendly Table Rock State Park
Table Rock State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. Table Rock Mountain provides a towering backdrop for an upcountry retreat at the edge of the Blue Ridge Escarpment. This 3,083-acre state park encompasses challenging hiking trails, two park lakes, a campground, rustic mountain cabins, meeting facilities and many other quality outdoor activities. See Details
Pet Friendly Bark Park
Bark Park This dog park in Easley, SC has two separate small and big dog areas, drinking water, benches, and some agility equipment. There is a two-dog per owner limit at the park. Call (864) 855-7933 for all restrictions. See Details
WC Nettles Park Nettles offers a few fenced-in grassy areas in which dogs can run around off-leash. Doggy waste bags and water fountains are provided. The dog areas are located towards the back of the park, behind the baseball fields. See Details
Birds Fly South Ale Project Creating craft beer with a throwback approach, Birds Fly South Ale Project is a unique spot to enjoy live music and a drink alongside your canine companion. Located in an urban farmhouse, Birds Fly South Ale Project hosts two unique bars, an outdoor patio, a large lawn space, and a Biergarten. Leashed and well-behaved dogs are allowed both inside and outside of the tasting room. Tap, canned, and bottled beverages are all on the menu, and Birds Fly South often hosts food trucks and activities. Birds Fly South Ale Project is open Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 12pm to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm. See Details
Gorges State Park Gorges State Park is perfect for those looking for a challenge. Most of the trails in Gorges State Park are labeled as strenuous, but can offer rewarding panorama of Lake Jocassee or waterfalls. Trails range from half a mile to fourteen and a half miles, so be sure to check out the parks website to figure out what trail meets your needs. Leashed dogs are always welcomed! See Details
Jocasse Lake Tours Family owned tour company working out of Jocassee Lake in Salem, SC. The lake is relatively undeveloped and has only a few access points. The best way to see it is by boat. See Details
Saluda River Yacht Club Tubing Saluda River Yacht Club Tubing is dog-friendly! Dogs are welcome to join you on an adventure as you float down the Saluda River with Saluda River Yacht Club Tubing. Park on their property at 1307 Old Easley Hwy, Easley, SC. The owners will take you to your drop off zone located up the Saluda River where you can float in a rental tube or your own personal tube. Enjoy refreshments, food, and occasional live music once you arrive back at the Saluda River Yacht Club. Saluda River Yacht Club Tubing is open seasonally Friday - Sunday 11am - 4pm. See Details
Hot Rod's Used Furniture & Arcade Store Leashed pets are welcome. Hot Rod's Used Furniture & Arcade Store also has office dogs and cats. They have items for all of your household needs. They also sell man cave needs and sell and service all pinball and arcade games. See Details
Sunrift Adventures South Carolina's premier outdoor outfitter. Purveyor of boats, bikes, hiking, and backpacking equipment - as well as Ruff Wear for your pooch! We love to have your dog visit. Come in for a King of Pops Ice Cream and fresh water for Fido. See Details
Cedar Rock Trail Cedar Rock Trail (via Corn Mill Shoals and Big Rock Trails) is a moderately easy, 2.75 mile hike in DuPont State Forest that will take about 1.5 hours to complete with Fido. This beautiful forest is still being developed so that people can get the most out of its waterfalls, lakes, streams, and mountain vistas. This forest is home to fishers, hunters, mountain bikers, and hikers alike. This trail offers some of the best views in the area. Please note that dogs must be on a leash and under control at all times. See Details
Lake Keowee Boat Rentals Offering high-quality boats and jet skis, Lake Keowee Boat Rentals is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on its boats. Overnight docking and accessories such as tubes, wakeboards, and waterskis are also available. Bookings can be made online. Dog owners should check out the availability calendar and pricing breakdown on Lake Keowee Boat Rentals' website. Lake Keowee Boat Rentals is open daily from 9am to 6pm. See Details
Craft Axe Throwing Dogs are welcome at Craft Axe Throwing. Yes, you heard us correctly, Fido can watch from the sidelines as you fling sharp objects at targets across the room. Just like darts, the closer you get to the bullseye in this game, the more points you score. There's a bar on the premises, so you can get inebriated while flinging axes near your pooch as well. They offer casual and competitive throwing competitions for all levels of player. Novices, and Fido, will be pleased to know that each new thrower will get shown the ropes by a qualified trainer. There's even an axe throwing league. Craft Axe Throwing is open Wednesday to Thursday from 4pm to 9pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 2pm to 8pm. See Details
Headwaters Outfitters Take Fido out on the water on a canoe or kayak trip with Headwater Outfitters. Canoe and kayak trips offer plenty of river fun along the beautiful headwaters of the French Broad River. Choose from 3, 4, or 7-hour trips through the ever-changing river with gentle currents, fast-moving shoals, and sharp riverbend curves. Your dog is welcome to join you on all kayak and canoe trips as long as you transport him to and from the put-in/take-out in your own vehicle. Life jackets for humans, paddles, parking, river map, safety video, and instructions are all included in your rental. Make sure to bring snacks, beverages, and a lunch to enjoy on your trip. See Details
The Wall of Beer The Wall of Beer is dog-friendly. You can bring your pooch with you to peruse the Largest Selection of Growlers, Wine, Craft, Imports, and Domestic Beer in Upstate SC. The Wall of Beer is open Monday through Wednesday from 8am to 11pm and Thursday through Saturday from 8am to 12am. See Details
Easley Flea Market Easley Flea Market is pet-friendly. If you like jazz music and gardening you will love this place! See Details
Hunger Games Unofficial Fan Tours Walk in the footsteps of your favorite characters by touring filming locations from Hunger Games™ - where it all began! See Details
Ceasars Head State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. Caesars Head, along with Jones Gap State Park and other wildlife preserves in upper Greenville County, create the protected Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area. With more than 50 miles of easy to strenuous hiking trails dotted by trailside camping, visitors to Caesars Head can avail themselves of majestic Blue Ridge Mountain panoramas in the verdant, secluded valleys of the area. Marvel at the beauty of Raven Cliff Falls, the excitement of mountain river fishing in the Middle Saluda, or just enjoy the sights and sounds of abundant wildlife during a picnic outing with family and friends. See Details
South Carolina Botanical Gardens South Carolina Botanical Gardens is pet-friendly. This diverse garden has 295 acres of natural landscapes, display gardens, and miles of streams and nature trails. The vast majority of Botanical Gardens in the U.S. do not allow dogs. The South Carolina Botanical Garden welcomes your pets as visitors. Dogs must be leashed, are not allowed on the Natural Heritage Garden Trail, must stay out of flower beds and stick to the trails. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pups leave behind. See Details
Carolina Bauernhaus Greenville Carolina Bauernhaus Greenville welcomes dogs both inside and outside on their patio. This farmhouse brewery creates hand crafted ales while paying homage to the rich agricultural resources of Upstate South Carolina by using locally sourced malt, grains, yeast, and hops. Live music events can be found throughout the month. Relax on one of their hammock swings! Check their website or Facebook page for schedule. See Details
Keowee Toxaway State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. This 1,000-acre park features outstanding rock outcroppings and views of the Foothills and Blue Ridge mountains. Rhododendron, mountain laurel, and other mountain vegetation can be found along the streams in the park. Other facilities include picnic areas with shelters, a campground, lake fishing and trails. See Details
Jones Gap Loop Trail Jones Gap Loop Trail is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to enjoy this trail with their owners. Creeks and waterfalls are the main highlight of this trail. It's rated moderate. See Details
Jones Gap State Park Jones Gap State Park is pet-friendly. Bring your dog to explore the trails at this Upstate park. Highlights include waterfalls, creeks and shady walks through the trees. Dog owners are reminded to bring a leash and to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Saluda Outdoor Center Saluda Outdoor Center is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch along to tube with you along the Saluda River. Dogs are welcome, but you should bring a life vest for safety. They are open weekends from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Raven Rocks Loop Trail Raven Rocks Loop Trail is pet-friendly. You and your leashed pooch are welcome to hike this moderately difficult 4-mile trail that leads to nice views of Lake Keowee. Don't forget to clean up any mess that is left behind by your pup to preserve the cleanliness of the area. See Details