Off-Leash Dog Parks in South Carolina

There are few things in life a dog loves more than running off-leash with his canine comrades. No matter where you live or where you’re headed in South Carolina, we can help you find an off-leash dog park nearby. We’ll even give you the scoop on poop bag and water availability.

Pet Friendly James Island County Park
James Island County Park A visit to dog-friendly James Island County Park is a great way to spend an afternoon in Charleston, SC, with your pup. This park features a dog beach, four acres of open grassy space, a cleaning station, fenced play area for small dogs, and waste stations. A nominal fee is charged to enter the park. See Details
Pet Friendly Conestee Dog Park
Conestee Dog Park Greenville's Conestee Dog Park features fully-fenced play areas, with separate sections for large and small dogs, benches, a water station, and dog play features. See Details
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
Chaplin Park Best Friends Dog Park Chaplin Park Best Friends Dog Park is Hilton Head Island's largest park that includes tree covered benches and two water fountains in each of the fenced areas for small and large dogs. See Details
Sesquicentennial State Park Sesquicentennial State Park, situated in the middle of the Sandhills region, features a beautiful 30-acre lake surrounded by trails and picnic areas. The park’s proximity to downtown Columbia and interstate highways attracts both local residents and travelers. Sesqui, as it’s affectionately known, also features dog park which consists of a 2-acre, fenced-in area for dogs to run off-leash. A permit is required for each dog, available at the park office. Permits are $25/year, and are pro-rated depending on the date of purchase. Permits expire on July 1 of each year. Daily permits are available for $4. Important Notice! Dog must be present for photo identification to obtain dog park permit. Owners must provide current vaccination records showing proof of spayed/neutered, rabies, parvo and kennel cough. Dog permit fees do not include admission into the park.

Park Admissions: $2 adults; $1.25 SC seniors; age 15 & younger free
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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
Pelham Mill Dog Park Pelham Mill Dog Park located off Hwy 14 at the old Pelham Mills and ReWa WWTF in Greenville, SC. The park features a large and small dog area, benches, water station, dog play features, and a sand run. See Details
Barc Parc South Barc Parc South is a dog park in Myrtle Beach that has its own lake for dogs to play in and shade structures for the people. There are small and large dog areas, bathrooms, and another entrance near the small dog area. See Details
The Unleashed Dog Bar BringFido to Greenville's first completely dog-friendly bar! The Unleashed Dog Bar boasts a covered, fenced-in, off-leash dog park for your dog to enjoy while you sip on wine, a beer, or a mimosa. Leashed dogs are allowed inside, too. All dogs must either have an annual membership or a day pass to enter. All human guests must be 21 years of age or older. For a complete list of rules and regulations, visit The Unleashed Dog Bar website. See Details
NoMA Bark Park NoMA Bark Park is pet-friendly. This 1.5 acre park in the heart of downtown Columbia, has separated large and small dog play areas, shade trees, resting benches, doggy playground equipment, water fountains, and pet waste stations. Dogs are required to be spayed/neutered and current on vaccinations. While this is a non-profit, members-only park, arrangements can be made for visitors to visit the park if they contact the park in advance and provide the necessary vet records. The park is open every day of the week from 6am to 11pm. See Details
Hardeeville Dog Park Hardeeville Dog Park is divided into small and large areas, with an area designated for senior dogs ages 7 and older, there’s somewhere for every pup. Dog owners can chill on benches under a canopy on sunny days, and dogs can rehydrate at the water fountain. Hardeeville Dog Park can be accessed every day of the week from dawn until dusk. 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
Waggin' Tails Dog Park Fido is welcome to visit Waggin' Tails Dog Park in Little River, SC. Part of The North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex, Waggin' Tails Dog Park offers a fenced-in playground for dogs. The park includes separate areas for small dogs (under 25 lbs) and large dogs, water fountains, waste bags, and plenty of parking. See Details
White Point Gardens / Battery Park This well-maintained park offers beautiful sights amid ample shade and grass. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Bees Landing Recreation Area Located behind the Rec Center on Ashley Point Road, this lovely recreation area offers three large fenced-in spaces to roam. There are dozens of shade trees and park benches. Doggies can explore, chase, catch a refreshing drink from the fountain, then repeat if necessary. See Details
Folly Beach County Park Bring your pet with you to this beautiful beachside park. They're welcome on leash anytime in the off-season, or before 10am or after 6pm in summer. See Details
Pavillion Recreational Complex Dog Park Pavillion Recreational Complex Dog Park offers plenty of space for dogs to run. The park has separate areas for large and small dogs, benches, water stations, and dog play features. See Details
Colonial Lake Park This historic neighborhood park is in the peninsula of Charleston. Dogs are often seen on leashes. See Details
Bark Park Located next to the water tower, Bark Park is a pet-friendly recreation area in Folly Beach for registered dogs. This fenced-in area is a great place to bring Fido to socialize and play fetch. There are a number of shady spots for hot dogs to cool down when the sun's out. The park is also equipped with benches for humans to enjoy, fire hydrants to cock a leg at, and waste disposal bags for mess clean up. See Details
Dog Park at Page Ellington Park The dog park at Page Ellington Park (BullStreet District), located in Columbia, SC, is a fully-fenced area that includes shady benches and water for the pups. The rest of Page Ellington Park features running and walking paths, shelters, and a natural water habitat featuring a two-acre pond, and leashed dogs are welcome throughout the park. See Details
Bark Park at Laurens City Park Bring your pooch to this local dog park for off leash fun at the Bark Park located at Laurens City Park in South Carolina. Pups are welcome, as long as they are cleaned up after. There are separate fenced areas for small and large dogs. See Details
Mixson Avenue Dog Park Mixson Avenue Dog Park is a fully-fenced park for Fido in North Charleston, SC. This dog-friendly area has play apparatus for athletic pups, benches for owners to sit, and convenient pet waste stations. See Details
Barc Parc North Your pet will love the chance to exercise off-leash at this fenced dog park with a separate area for small dogs, drinking fountains, and shade. See Details
Brittlebank Park Located next to Joe Riley Stadium along the Ashley River, Brittlebank Park features ample space and impressive views of the beautiful Ashley River area. There is a playground, fishing pier, and boat dock. Dogs must be leashed at all times in the park. See Details