Dog Friendly Activities in Spartanburg, SC

There are 12 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, pet-friendly Croft State Park covers more than 7,000 acres of rolling, wooded terrain just a few miles from downtown Spartanburg, SC. The recreation space offers 12 miles of biking and hiking trails, a playground, picnicking and camping, as well as fishing and boating in one of two lakes. Well-behaved dogs are allowed but must remain on a leash no longer than six feet and be cleaned up after. See Details
Pet Friendly Tyger Run Dog Park
Tyger Run Dog Park Tyger Run Dog Park is located within Tyger River Park in Spartanburg, SC. There are separate fenced enclosures for small and large dogs. Each section includes a water spigot, shade structure, obstacles, and a picnic table. See Details
Hub City Farmer’s Market Get your Saturday shopping done with Fido at your side at the pet-friendly Hub City Farmer's Market in Spartanburg, SC. 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 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM from the beginning of April through December 9. The Winter Market is on the third Saturday of January, February and March. See Details
Tyger River Park Tyger River Park is a dog-friendly outdoor recreation area in Spartanburg, SC. Leashed dogs are welcome to walk with you along the outer perimeter of the park. Tyger Run Dog Park is located adjacent to the sports complex and features fenced enclosures for small and large dogs. See Details
Cottonwood Trail The Cottonwood Trail is dog friendly and part of the Edwin M. Griffin Nature preserve, located minutes from downtown Spartanburg, SC. The property protects a 1.5 mile stretch of Lawson’s Fork Creek and several feeder streams. Over 5 miles of trails offer runners, naturalists, and dog walkers 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, numerous birds and reptiles, wildflowers, and trees. Pets must remain on a leash and under owner's control. See Details
Mary Black Foundation Rail Trail (Palmetto Trail) The Mary Black Foundation Rail Trail (Palmetto 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 Foundation Rail Trail (Palmetto 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
Peter’s Creek Heritage Preserve Peter’s Creek Heritage Preserve is a dog-friendly hiking trail in Spartanburg, SC. Please ensure that Fido stays leashed during your walk. This path is a 3.6 mile loop. Make sure that your pup doesn't mind getting a little wet, as there are a few stream crossings required on this path. The main trail ends at Martin's Mill Dam, which is over 100 years old, a great photo opportunity for you and your furry friend! See Details
Rail Tail Dog Park Bring Fido to Rail Tail Dog Park, a spacious off-leash park in Spartanburg, SC. The park is conveniently located adjacent to the Mary Black Rail Trail and across from the entrance to Duncan Park. The ground is covered in wood chips and features water fountains, picnic tables, and plenty of bench seating. See Details
Two Doors Down Two Doors Down is a dog-friendly women's clothing boutique in Spartanburg, SC. Fido can join you to shop the selection of moderately priced items which include dresses, shorts, jackets, skirts, blazers and jewelry. See Details
Burg Apparel Burg Apparel is a pet-friendly shop in Spartanburg, SC. Bring Fido along while you shop for Spartanburg apparel including an assortment of BURG dog bandanas. Located just off the Rail Trail, it's the perfect spot to take a break and pick up local swag. See Details
Craft Axe Throwing Experience the thrill of axe throwing in Spartanburg, SC, at Craft Axe Throwing! This pet-friendly attraction boasts 10 targeted lanes with ample space, so you can enjoy an exciting night of hatchet and tomahawk throwing with your canine friend. Leashed and well-behaved pups are welcome. See Details
Cara Bella Boutique Leashed or carried pets are welcome to join you inside the pet-friendly Cara Bella Boutique in Downtown Spartanburg, SC. Shop for gifts, clothing, home goods and more, and don't miss their selection of pet products. Canine customers will receive treats while they shop. See Details
Landrum Community Dog Park Fido can play off leash at Landrum Community Dog Park in Landrum, SC. The park is located behind Stone Soup restaurant and features a separate enclosed area for small dogs, benches and pet waste stations. See Details
Broad River Greenway Pack up a lunch and take Fido for a hike at Broad River Greenway in Shelby, NC. This pet-friendly recreational area boasts more than ten miles of trails. Part of Broad River Greenway belongs to the Mountain Birding Trail, making this a great trip for wildlife viewing. Please keep Fido on a leash during your hike and be conscious of horse riders sharing the trails. See Details
The City of Gaffney Fire Training Facility and Dog Park The City of Gaffney Fire Training Facility and Dog Park is a grassy off-leash area in Gaffney, SC.The fenced park is divided into small and large dog sections, and features benches, built-in concrete water bowls, and a fire hydrant. See Details
Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE) Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE) is a pet-friendly attraction in Tryon, NC. 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
Savvy Scavengers Antique Mall and Marketplace Savvy Scavengers Antique Mall and Marketplace in Landrum, SC is dog friendly. This business occupies 8,600 square feet of floor space packed 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 is a dog-friendly shop in a 1920's house in Landrum, SC. Leashed dogs can join you inside to browse the wide selection of antiques, indoor/outdoor furniture, home and kitchen decor, jewelry, and rugs. See Details
Dog Park at Pelham Mill Park Pelham Mill Dog Park is located right off of Hwy 14 in Greenville, SC. The park features a large and small dog area, benches, water station, dog play features, and a sand run. Bring Fido out for a day of exercise, play, and social time with other pups! See Details
Astro Air Dogs Dock Diving Tank Astro Air Dogs Dock Diving Tank in Simpsonville, SC, is the first facility in the state to offer a permanent regulation-size dock diving tank. They offer group dock diving classes, private classes, competitions, public tank rental, and club rental. See Details
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