Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Clemson, SC

There’s 1 dog-friendly hiking trail in Clemson, and 10 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 Clemson.

Pet Friendly South Carolina Botanical Gardens
South Carolina Botanical Gardens South Carolina Botanical Gardens is a pet-friendly attraction in Clemson, SC. This diverse garden has 295 acres of natural landscapes, display gardens, and miles of streams and nature trails. The vast majority of Botanical Gardens in the U.S. do not allow dogs. The South Carolina Botanical Garden welcomes your pets as visitors. Dogs must be leashed, are not allowed on the Natural Heritage Garden Trail, must stay out of flower beds and stick to the trails. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pups leave behind. See Details
Pet Friendly Oconee State Park
Oconee State Park Oconee State Park is a dog-friendly recreation site in Mountain Rest, SC. The 1,165 acres include two mountain lakes and a variety of recreational facilities for visitors to enjoy, including campgrounds, cabins, picnic areas and hiking trails. The park also serves as the western terminus for the 85-mile Foothills Trail, which crosses the state's crown and ends at Jones Gap State Park. Leashed pets are allowed in most outdoor areas. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. See Details
Sadlers Creek State Park Sadlers Creek State Park is a dog-friendly recreation area in Anderson, SC. Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Features include a lakeside campground, fishing, picnicking, hiking, a meeting facility and boat access for those who wish to explore the 56,000 acres of Hartwell Lake. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. See Details
Rocky River Nature Park Rocky River Nature Park is a pet-friendly place in Anderson, SC. This tree-topped nature park offers short walks and wildlife viewing in a tranquil setting. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on the wildlife trails, as long as they are cleaned up after. See Details
Nalley Brown Nature Park Check out the pet-friendly Nalley Brown Nature Park in Easley, SC. Your leashed pup is welcome to join you in exploring this 38-acre recreation space featuring 2.5-miles of trails, where you'll find picnic shelters for shade and rest. See Details
Devils Fork State Park Bring Fido to dog-friendly Devils Fork State Park in Salem, SC. The park provides the only public access to mountain spring-fed Lake Jocassee, a 7,565-acre lake which attracts tourists, dog owners and water sport enthusiasts. The park has a mile long nature trail, a boat ramp, playground, picnic areas and shelters, in addition to a park store which sells select grocery items and firewood. Overnight visitors can reserve one of five pet-friendly villas to enjoy an extended stay in this scenic park. During your visit drive to Jumping Off Rock for a panoramic lake view, hike the Oconee Bell Trail, and see the breathtaking waterfalls on Lake Jocassee. See Details
Oconee Station State Historic Site Oconee Station State Historic Site is a pet-friendly destination that was once a military compound in the 18th and 19th century in Walhalla, SC. Visitors can enjoy marked historical sights, as well as an array of recreational activities. Bring Fido along for a hike on the 1.5-mile nature trail leading to Station Cove Falls in Sumter National Forest, blooming with wildflowers in spring. Another option is the interpretive Oconee Connector Trail that spans approximately four miles and circles a four-acre pond for fishing. Dogs are welcome in all outdoor areas on a leash. See Details
Tugaloo State Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Tugaloo State Park in Lavonia, GA. You and Fido can explore pet-friendly hiking trails and partake in water activities, including bass fishing and boating, on the large lake within the state park. See Details
Keowee Toxaway State Park Bring Fido to the pet-friendly Keowee Toxaway State Park in Sunset, SC. This 1,000-acre park features outstanding rock outcroppings and views of the Foothills and Blue Ridge mountains. Rhododendron, mountain laurel, and other mountain vegetation can be found along the streams in the park. Other facilities include picnic areas with shelters, a campground, lake fishing and trails. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities. See Details
Raven Rocks Loop Trail Raven Rocks Loop Trail is a pet-friendly path in Sunset, SC. You and your leashed pooch are welcome to hike this moderately difficult 4-mile trail that leads to nice views of Lake Keowee. Don't forget to clean up any mess that is left behind by your pup to preserve the cleanliness of the area. See Details
Lake Hartwell State Park Lake Hartwell State Park in Fair Play, SC offers 58,000 acres of recreational activities for visitors and their dogs, including hiking, fishing, boat ramps and more. The one-mile Nature Trail features scenic views of Lake Hartwell and diverse wildlife. Additionally, the Kingfisher Trail provides a shorter, easy walk through the woods, with a picturesque fishing pier along a cove with picnic areas and restroom facilities nearby. Camping is also available, and pets are allowed in Carolina Camper Cabins 1, 2 and 5. See Details
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