Dog Friendly Activities in Spartanburg, SC

There are 10 dog friendly activities in Spartanburg. 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 Spartanburg.

Pet Friendly Croft State Park
Croft State Park Once an army training base, Croft State Park covers more than 7,000 acres of rolling, wooded terrain just a few miles from downtown Spartanburg. The park offers 12 miles of biking and hiking trails, a playground, picnicking and camping, as well as fishing and boating in one of two lakes. Horseback riding in South Carolina state parks is widely popular, and Croft is known around the region for its equestrian facilities. Dogs 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. See Details
Pet Friendly Rail Tail Dog Park
Rail Tail Dog Park Spacious off-leash park with water fountains, picnic tables, and benches. Located across from main entrance to Duncan Park. See Details
Cottonwood Trail The Cottonwood Trail is part of the Edwin M. Griffin Nature preserve, located minutes from downtown Spartanburg. The property protects a 1.5 mile stretch of Lawson’s Fork Creek and several feeder streams. Over 5 miles of trails offer runners and naturalists a break from city traffic. It provides a place for citizens to run, walk, kayak, canoe, and to enjoy other recreational outings. This urban greenspace has many unique and outstanding features including several wetlands, open spaces, geological formations, and offers habitat for deer, wild turkey, fox, beaver, raccoon, numerous birds and reptiles, wildflowers, and trees. Pets must remain on a leash under owner's control. See Details
Mary Black Rail Trail The Mary Black 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 Spartanburg! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mary Black 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 TrailLink.com. See Details
Blue Ridge Beer & Wine Jitney 'Blue Ridge Beer & Wine Jitney' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Uncle Dave. Enjoy a fun-filled and relaxing afternoon in the Blue Ridge-Tryon Region on a wine and beer tasting adventure. Dogs are welcome on the tour. Contact your host in advance to arrange a tour of pet-friendly breweries and wineries. The experience lasts 6 hours and can accommodate one guest ages 8 and up. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Rates start at $240 per person. See Details
R.J. Rockers Brewing Company Located in Downtown Spartanburg, R.J. Rockers Brewing Company is dog-friendly! While dogs are not allowed in The Silo, they are allowed both inside and outside of R.J.'s Taproom. Dogs must be on a leash during their visit. R.J. Rockers boasts a selection of handcrafted beers, as well as live music and special events, dogs on staff, and a water dish for thirsty canines. The Taproom is open Tuesday through Friday from 3pm to 10pm and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
Two Doors Down Two Doors Down is a moderately priced women's clothing boutique where you can shop with your dog. See Details
TA Spartanburg This gas station has a Country Pride and a Travel Store. This location also has a dedicated area for pets that need some exercise or a rest break. Waste bags and trash receptacles are also available for easy cleanup. TA and Petro Travel Stores also carry a variety of pet care product. See Details
Hub City Farmer’s Market Hub City Farmer’s Market is pet-friendly. Get your Saturday shopping done with Fido at your side at the HubCity Farmer's Market in Spartanburg. Leashed pups are welcome in the market, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. They have the freshest fruits and veggies as well as other local products such as candles, sauces, spreads, cheeses, and more. The market is open every Saturday from 8am to 12pm. See Details
Holliday Brewing Holliday Brewing is pet-friendly. Every beer is an adventure at this Spartanburg nano brewery. The patio welcomes all dogs, but you can bring Fido inside if he's well-behaved and non-shedding, too. Holliday Brewing is open Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, Sunday from 12 to 8pm, and Tuesday from 5pm to 10pm. See Details
Pelham Mill Dog Park Dog Park located off Hwy 14 at the old Pelham Mills and ReWa WWTF. Includes Large and Small Dog Area, Benches, Water Station, Dog Play Features, Sand Run See Details
Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE) This site is primarily oriented to horses, but when equestrian events are not in progress, it's a great place to bring the dogs. There are many trails, streams, ponds, and woods. Lots of places for dogs to run and explore. Close to Columbus, NC, and Landrum, SC. See Details
Landrum Community Dog Park Located behind Stone Soup restaurant, this fully fenced park offers a spacious area for dogs to run and play off leash. Open dawn to dusk. See Details
Astro Air Dogs Dock Diving Tank Astro Kennels is the first facility in the state to offer a permanent regulation-size dock diving tank. We offer group dock diving classes, private classes, competitions, public tank rental, and club rental. Give us a call for more information at (864) 297-9636. See Details
Savvy Scavengers Antique Mall and Marketplace Savvy Scavengers has 8,600 square feet of floor space jampacked with furniture, lamps, glassware, cutlery, wall art, and a variety of bric-a-brac. Well-behaved dogs are welcome inside. See Details
Landrum Eclectics Landrum Eclectics sells a wide selection of antiques, including indoor/outdoor furniture, home and kitchen decor, jewelry, and rugs. Dogs are welcome inside. See Details
Cowpens National Battleground Cowpens National Battleground is dog friendly with a 2-mile historical trail, covered shelter, and huge mowed field to run in. There are also a dozen wooded trails ranging from .5 miles to 2 miles long that Fido can join you on. See Details
The City of Gaffney Fire Training Facility and Dog Park The City of Gaffney Fire Training Facility and Dog Park is a pet-friendly recreation area.The park is divided into a small and large dog section. There are benches for humans and water for dogs. The park is located right behind Daddy Joe’s restaurant, which has a pet-friendly patio. See Details
Safe Trip Auto Safe Trip Auto, an auto repair and tire provider, welcomes leashed dogs in its waiting room. Safe Trip Auto is open Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 6:00pm and Saturday from 7:30am to 2:00pm. See Details
Old Rock Quarry Winery Old Rock Quarry Winery is a dog friendly winery located in Enoree, SC. Leashed, friendly dogs who are up-to-date on vaccinations are welcome to come along while you enjoy some wine in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Their wines are handcrafted and made in small batches on the premises. They are situated on 3 acres with 920 square foot tasting room. See Details