Dog Friendly Activities in Pigeon Forge, TN

There are 13 dog friendly activities in Pigeon Forge. 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 Pigeon Forge.

Pet Friendly Doggywood at Dollywood
Doggywood at Dollywood Although dogs are not allowed in the Dollywood amusement park, visitors traveling to the Smoky Mountains with their dogs can leave Fido at Dollywood's very own kennel, Doggywood, for the day while they visit the park. The kennel even has a few individual cottages for dogs needing a little extra privacy. Due to space limitations, it is extremely important that you call in advance for reservations on the day you plan to visit the park. Dogs cannot be accommodated overnight. See Details
Pet Friendly Smokies Photo Class & Lunch with a Pro
Smokies Photo Class & Lunch with a Pro 'Smokies Photo Class & Lunch with a Pro' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Syresa & Lonnie. Please note that if bringing Fido along on this experience, dogs need to remain leashed outside. Part of the experience is held in a private home and farm. You will learn how to use your personal camera by taking a hands-on photo safari in the Smoky Mountains. This experience includes a lunch of delicious local BBQ. The experience lasts 5.5 hours and can accommodate up to 8 guests ages 14 and up. Guests with all levels of experience are invited to attend. Rates start at $125 per person. See Details
Three Bears General Store Three Bears General Store is pet-friendly. Established in 1979, this store located at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 40,000 square-feet of souvenirs. Leashed dogs are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved. They are open Sunday through Thursday from 9am to 10pm and Friday to Saturday from 9am to 11pm. See Details
The Island in Pigeon Forge Dogs are welcome at The Island in Pigeon Forge. They are a pet-friendly property for leashed pups. However, it is up to the individual shops and restaurants as to whether dogs are allowed inside the businesses. The Island in Pigeon Forge is open every day of the week from 10am to 11pm. See Details
Ole Smoky Moonshine Barn The Ole Smoky Moonshine Barn is a dog friendly establishment located in The Island in Pigeon Forge, and features a distillery, tasting bar, and retail store. Staff will be glad to answer your questions about the history and lore of moonshining in East Tennessee. Moonshine made at the Barn is jarred, labeled and sold onsite. In addition, the Pigeon Forge venue has a dedicated outdoor stage featuring daily live bluegrass music. See Details
Parrot Mountain and Gardens Parrot Mountain and Gardens is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome inside this tourist attraction in Pigeon Forge located one mile from Dollywood. The gardens are home to hundreds of tropical birds living in traditional stone gardens. Visitors are invited to see the birds and even have the opportunity to pet them. They are open every day of the week from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Patriot Park Patriot Park is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pooch along to this nice park in Pigeon Forge for a stroll along the river. The park adjoins with the local KOA campground, the trolley stop office and the Old Mill shopping area. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. The park is always open. See Details
Old Forge Distillery Old Forge Distillery is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to join you as you enjoy a tasty selection of distillery samples from the small bar. They serve mixed drinks and other tasty options. If you'd rather try at home, grab some to take with you from the attached store. Leashed dogs are welcome. Old Forge Distillery is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 8pm and Sunday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Explore the Distilleries of the Forge 'Explore the Distilleries of the Forge' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Michael. The tour starts at Applebarn Winery, where you will meet and do a tasting of local wines, followed by a tour of your host's favorite distilleries to sample amazing moonshine flavors. Well-behaved dogs are welcome to join the tour on a leash. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 20 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $65 per person. See Details
Yee-Haw Brewing Yee-Haw Brewing is pet-friendly. Located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, this Pigeon Forge taproom is adjacent to Ole Smoky Distillery. Leashed dogs are welcome to hang outside with their owners as they sample a unique brew from the rotating draft list. Yee-Haw Brewing is open every day of the week from 10am to 11pm. See Details
Old-Time Appalachian Folk Music 'Old-Time Appalachian Folk Music' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Ruth and Keith. Your sweet dog is welcome to join you on this journey of learning about the history of this special music genre. You will listen to an acoustical performance and can even participate! The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. No experience needed, except a desire to have fun! Rates start at $50 per person. See Details
Sandman's Workshop Sandman's Workshop is pet-friendly. This unique store makes personalized laser engraved rocks. Leashed dogs are welcome inside to help you make your selection. They are open Monday to Tuesday from 9am to 8pm, Wednesday from 9am to 6pm, Thursday from 9am to 8pm, Friday to Saturday from 9am to 9pm, and Sunday from 9am to 5pm. See Details
Moon Pie General Store and Original Book Warehouse Fido is welcome to join you at Moon Pie General Store and Original Book Warehouse, located in Pigeon Forge, TN. Leashed and well-behaved dogs can accompany you inside when browsing a generous selection of souvenirs and gifts. Moon Pie General Store sell toys, books, puzzles and games, ornaments, food items, Tennessee-branded goods, novelty gifts, and souvenirs from the Great Smoky Mountains. Don't forget to snag some old-fashioned candies & Moonpies in every flavor imaginable. See Details
Great Smoky Mountains National Park The Great Smoky Mountains National Park offers two trails that are dog-friendly: Gatlinburg Trail (a 1.9 mile hike from the Sugarland Visitor Center to the outskirts of Gatlinburg, TN) and the Oconaluftee River Trail (a 1.5 mile hike from the Oconaluftee Visitor Center to the outskirts of Cherokee, NC). Please note that dogs are not permitted on any other trails within the park. Dogs are allowed in the campgrounds, picnic areas, and along roads, but must be kept on a leash at all times. As with most parks, your pets should be well-behaved and you should always clean up after them. See Details
Top Rated Moonshine/Whiskey Walking Tour 'Top Rated Moonshine/Whiskey Walking Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Michael. During this experience, you and your pooch will have the opportunity to go behind the scenes and see exactly how the moonshine process works. The experience lasts 3.5 hours and can accommodate up to 16 guests ages 21 and up. Rates start at $44 per person. See Details
The Village Shops Located next to the famous Pancake Pantry and Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen, The Village is a collection of 27 unique specialty stores in the heart of Gatlinburg, TN. The wooded outdoor areas around the shops are great for taking Fido for a stroll. Be sure to stop by the Simply Animals store to pick up a toy or treat for your pet. Dogs should remain leashed and under your control at all times while roaming through The Village. See Details
Explore the Smokies - Sights N' Photo Tour 'Explore the Smokies - Sights N' Photo Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Michael. Board a private coach or van with your pooch to be taken on a guided tour of Smoky Mountain National Park. Sit back and relax while you hear stories from your local guides about the mountains and Appalachian life. There will be different stops along the way providing beautiful photo opportunities - and a professional photo of your group is included with each stop. Some stops may include a short, easy walk to see the amazing views. The experience lasts 4 hours and can accommodate up to 20 guests ages 10 and up. Rates start at $47 per person. See Details
Smoky Mountain River Rat Tubing Looking for the dog-friendly best tubing in Townsend Tennessee? You've just found it. Smoky Mountain River Rat offers river tubing on the Beautiful Little River. River Rat’s Tubing Outpost A is pet-friendly, so go ahead and bring the family dog and make sure no family member misses out on this River adventure. Dogs float for just $5. Dog owners are also encouraged to rent a tether for $5 if they want a separate tube for their pooch. Dogs over 60 lbs are discouraged due to tube popping. See Details
Sevierville’s PetSafe Unleashed Dog Park Bring Fido to play off-leash at this fully-fenced dog park located within Sevierville City Park. Features include separate small and large dog areas, dog wash station, and agility equipment. Owners should clean up after their dogs and follow all posted rules. The park is open daily. See Details
Gatlinburg Trail The Gatlinburg Trail is one of only two pet-friendly trails in the Great Smoky Mountains. The trail is nearly two miles long one-way. It is quite flat and runs through a forested area. The trail offers nice views of the Little Pigeon River, and it runs over a bridge as well. Historians will enjoy the foundations and chimneys of several old homesites along the way. See Details
Great Smokies Flea Market Great Smokies Flea Market is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to walk by your side as you explore the stalls outside. Inside, dogs are also welcome as long as they ride inside a stroller. Dog owners are reminded to keep their pups away from other shoppers. The market is held Friday through Sunday from 8am to 5pm. See Details
Manual Photo Class - Pro Instructor 'Manual Photo Class - Pro Instructor' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Syresa & Lonnie. Please note that if bringing Fido along on this experience, dogs need to remain leashed outside. This class is held in a private home and farm. You will learn how to use your camera's camera controls in manual setting, the exposure triangle and how each element works. You will then get to walk around the property and practice what you learned. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $90 per person. See Details
Sugarlands Distilling Co. Sugarlands Distilling Co. is a dog-friendly industrial moonshine maker. This great spot offers indoor and outdoor tours, tastings, and even live music events for you and Fido to enjoy. As there's no food prepared on the premises, you can bring them inside and out to enjoy the festivities and the numerous spirits available, including moonshine, whiskey, and twists on classics like root beer. Sugarlands Distilling Co. is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00am to 10:30pm and Sunday from 12:00pm to 6:30pm. See Details
Smokey Mountain Knife Works Dogs are welcome inside while their owners shop for knives at the world's largest knife store. If it cuts, they stock it, including Case knives, Buck knives, SOG knives, Victorinox Swiss Army knives, Gerber knives, Kershaw knives, Benchmade knives, Spyderco knives, Columbia River Knife and Tool knives, Cold Steel Knives, TOPS knives, and Rough Rider knives. Smokey Mountain Knife Works is open every day of the week from 10am to 9pm. See Details