Dog Friendly Activities in Surf City, NC

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Surf City, and 9 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 Surf City.

Pet Friendly Salty Turtle Beer Company
Salty Turtle Beer Company Salty Turtle Beer Company is pet-friendly. This veteran owned and operated neighborhood brewery in Surf City, NC welcomes leashed dogs outside while their owners sample a delicious selection of craft beer on tap. Visitors are also able to bring food from nearby restaurants. Salty Turtle Beer Company is open every day of the week from 11am to 9pm. See Details
Pet Friendly Surf City Bark Park
Surf City Bark Park Surf City Bark Park might be just what your dog needs! They’ll be sure to have a DOG-GONE good time socializing with other dogs or learning some new tricks and agility skills! Located right behind the Surf City Community Center, your four-legged friend is sure to have a PAW-sitively good time either at the park, or simply enjoying the small walking trail.

If your pup has had a 'ruff' day, what better place to relax than the beach?! Surf City beaches are dog-friendly. Keep them on a leash no longer than 10 feet long.
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Topsail Beach Dog Beach Enjoy a fun day at the beach at Topsail Beach Off-Leash Dog Beach during the off season. Dogs must be on a leash from May 15th through September 30th. Additionally, all dogs must be on a leash from April 1 through September 30 of each year in the area designated as Coastal Barrier Resources System (CBRS) Unit L07 by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and as clearly marked by the Town. At other times dogs are required to be under voice command and can be off-leash. Owners must remove any waste left by dogs on the beach or in town. See Details
New Hanover County Arboretum New Hanover County Arboretum is a dog-friendly attraction in Wilmngton, NC. The Arboretum features a variety of plants that grow in coastal area as well as emerging trends in plant material. The arboretum has a very knowledgeable staff and many volunteers working to make the gardens beautiful and educational. Leashed pets are welcome to visit the grounds. See Details
Topsail Island Yes, dogs are allowed, but they must be on a leash from May 15th through September 30th. At other times the dog must be under voice command of a responsible person, but does not have to be on a leash. The person must always be prepared to remove any "deposits" left by the dog. These regulations apply to the entire town including the beach. See Details
Onslow County Beach Access #2 Onslow County Beach Access #2 is a pet-friendly access point to North Topsail Beach's stretch of sand. Dogs may not run free within Onslow Beach Recreation Area and must be kept on a leash no longer than 10 feet. Dogs are only allowed beach access at the Pet Beach located south of the Sand Dollar Shores Pavilion. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. Onslow County Beach Access #2 is open to the public every day of the week from 8am to 5pm. See Details
Entropy Boat Rentals Entropy Boat Rentals is a pet-friendly boat rental business that allows you to take your pet to a pet-friendly beach. Your pet will love to swim, dig, and play at this little-known dog friendly beach. See Details
Ogden Dog Park Pets will love to get some off-leash exercise at this grassy, fenced Wilmington dog park. See Details
Wrightsville Beach Leashed pets are welcome on Wrightsville Beach during the off-season (October 1 to March 31) at this beautiful, clean beach. Dogs are not allowed on the beach from April 1 to September 30. Please note: Leash laws are strictly enforced and fines are $250. See Details
Learn to Blacksmith 'Learn to Blacksmith' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Autumn. Fido is welcome to join you at this workshop so long as he does not mind being leashed up for the duration for his safety. Before you begin your hands-on experience, your host will review five to seven basic metal working techniques while using a coal-fired forge and bellows. You will then have the chance to create your own piece with guidance throughout the process. Your finished piece is yours to keep. Participants must be at least 18 years old. The experience lasts 5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $125 per person. See Details
The Sour Barn The Sour Barn is an extension of Broomtail Craft Brewery. The Sour Barn serves as a souring and barrel aging facility, where blends of our local yeasts and bacteria are put into action in crafting and creating our Sour Lineup. Their dog friendly tasting room offers 12 taps, wine and kombucha. They also have a weekly food truck, fire pits and outdoor heaters. The Sour Barn is open Tuesday to Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday and Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details