Other Dog Activities in Gastonia, NC

There are 5 other dog friendly attractions within 20 miles of Gastonia. 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 Gastonia.

Pet Friendly U.S. National Whitewater Center
U.S. National Whitewater Center The U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC), a non-profit outdoor center situated on 400 acres of woodlands along the Catawba River, is dedicated to promoting the active, outdoor lifestyle. Alongside mountain biking and running trails, a climbing center, zip-lines, flatwater kayaking, high rope courses, and a canopy tour, the facility's most unique feature is a multiple-channel, customized whitewater river for rafting and paddling enthusiasts of all abilities. Dogs are allowed on the grounds, outdoor restaurant, hiking trails (on-leash), kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards, but cannot join you on the zip line, ropes course, or whitewater rafts. Dogs are also welcome at special events like the Thursday River Jam with live music, Olympic trials, and family camping weekends. See Details
Pet Friendly McDowell Nature Preserve
McDowell Nature Preserve McDowell Nature Preserve is a great location to bring your leashed dog! There are several trails to explore. The park is never too busy and you can stay and BBQ if you'd like as well on one of their many patios. Dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 6 feet at all times and are not permitted to swim. See Details
Lucky Dog Bark and Brew - Steele Creek Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is a dog-friendly sports bar with a difference, they're also home to an indoor/outdoor dog park. They offer doggie daycare, overnight boarding, and baths. As they are a 21 and over facility, they only welcome furry children. On Tuesdays, you can pick any beer and give your dog a bath for $15. This service is first come, first serve and starts at 5pm. Bath prices on other days vary. Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 11pm and Friday to Saturday from 7am to 12am. See Details
Royal Bliss Brewing Co. Royal Bliss Brewing Co. is a pet-friendly brewery in Denver, NC with rotating food options. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are permitted to join you on the astroturfed lower patio. They are open Tuesday through Thursday from 3pm to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details
Lake Norman Brewery Lake Norman Brewery is a dog friendly, small production brewery in Denver, NC. Their goal is to brew exceptional craft beers in a range of traditional and new styles, and offer a growing lake community a comfortable, welcoming gathering place for their enjoyment is our commitment. They do not serve food but may have a food truck onsite; check their website for schedule. Leashed dogs are welcome on the patio or grass area. See Details