Dog Friendly Tours in West Virginia

Taking the dog out for a walk takes on a new meaning when you’re on vacation in West Virginia. After all, there are tons of sights to see, and smell, around every corner. Browse our dog friendly tours in West Virginia below for the scoop on self-guided walks, driving tours, and group tours that both you and your dog are sure to enjoy.

Pet Friendly Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry
Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to join their humans on the Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry. This 90-minute walking tour will take visitors through the historic Lower Town neighborhoods of Harpers Ferry. The tour guide will take visitors to sites and buildings where ghostly phenomenon has been reported while explaining, through legends and historical events, why ghosts may choose to haunt a particular location. The tour is family-friendly. Wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for nighttime weather. See Details
Pet Friendly Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Step back in time with a visit to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. Visitors are guided by tour guides dressed in period dress. Dogs are welcome on the daytime History & Heritage tours only and need to be leashed at all times. Please note that some tours require the use of stairs, and strollers must be carried on the stairs. Open late March-early November. See Details
Photo-Tour of Historic Harpers Ferry 'Photo-Tour of Historic Harpers Ferry' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Autumn. You and Fido will be taken on a guided walking tour of historic Harpers Ferry while your host captures photos of you along the way. Enjoy the beautiful architecture and views of the town. You will receive 12-15 edited digital images within a week of the shoot. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests of all ages. Guests should be comfortable walking up steps. Rates start at $89 per person. See Details
Sheperdstown Mystery Walks Sheperdstown Mystery Walks offers pet-friendly tours of Sheperdstown. The tours are open year-round, giving visitors the chance to hear all about the spooky history of this quaint West Virginian town in the chilly winter and hot summer. Hear stories of residents who may have left this world, but not the homes they lived in. The guided tour takes you along the streets by spooky candlelight. Fido beware, you're in for a scare! Sheperdstown Mystery Walks is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 9pm and Sunday from 9am to 9pm. See Details
West Virginia Penitentiary West Virginia Penitentiary is pet-friendly. This gothic-style prison located in Moundsville operated as a prison from 1876 to 1995. Nowadays, there are no inmates but you can still take a tour of the buildings and grounds with your leashed pooch. The buildings are rumored to be haunted by previous inhabitants. You can find out more on a private paranormal ghost tour or ghost hunt. If you're a sceptic, they also offer a historical tour during daylight hours. Admission is $14 for adults and pups can enter for free. They operate tours from April 1 to December 1. See Details