Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Oak Ridge, NC

There are 19 dog-friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Oak Ridge. 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 Oak Ridge.

Pet Friendly The Arboretum
The Arboretum The Arboretum in Greensboro, NC, is a pet-friendly 17-acre garden open to the public and their pets. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners in exploring the manicured grounds and trails. Note that the park is open year-round, but the hours change seasonally. See Details
Pet Friendly Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park Guilford Courthouse National Military Park is a pet-friendly destination in Greensboro, NC. It honors the pivotal Battle of Guilford Court House from March 15, 1781, a precursor to American victory in the Revolutionary War. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore the historic grounds, which features paved pathways, open fields and old structures, all including educational markers along the way. See Details
Hanging Rock State Park Located in Danbury, NC, Hanging Rock State Park is a pet-friendly recreation area boasting beautiful walking trails for you and Fido. While leashed pets are allowed in the park and at campsites, they are prohibited from the swim beach, inside buildings or in vacation cabins. Enjoy sweeping views at the summit, or let your dog cool off in one of the many waterfalls. See Details
Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway The Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Greensboro! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Haw River State Park Dogs can tag along with you when visiting the pet-friendly Haw River State Park. This recreation area, located in Browns Summit, NC, offers walking trails on which your leashed pup can join you. Fishing, picnicking, and disc golf are also available at this park. See Details
Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway The Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Greensboro! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Cascades Preserve Cascades Preserve is roughly 130 acres of natural landscapes and wildlife habitat which features a pristine hiking system in Kernersville, NC. A little over two miles, the pet-friendly trail combines the serene natural surroundings and terrain, incorporating relaxing stops along scenic vistas. Leashed pups can join their owners when exploring this recreation area. See Details
Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail Bring Fido for a stroll along the Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail in Reidsville, NC. The 1.7-mile pet-friendly loop winds through a forest, past two ponds and a herd of cattle. Leashed dogs can join their owners for a walk along this trail as long as they are well-behaved and don't go to the bathroom on the path. See Details
Country Park Leashed dogs can join their owners at the pet-friendly Country Park in Greensboro, NC. This recreation area features 1.67 miles of extensive walking trails, an off-leash Bark Park, two fishing lakes, and a mountain bike zone among other amenities. Ensure Fido remains on his leash during your visit. See Details
Sarah P. Duke Gardens Sarah P. Duke Gardens is a dog-friendly botanical garden at Duke University in Durham, NC. Your leashed pup is allowed to explore the paved pathways and lawns before 10 AM and after 5 PM. Please note that during your visit, Fido isn't permitted in the Discovery Garden, Blomquist Garden, buildings or special events. A small fee is required for parking. See Details
Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway The Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Greensboro! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway The Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Summerfield! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway (Part of the Greensboro RT System). Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Lake Thom-A-Lex Park Fido is welcome to join you for a day out at pet-friendly Lake Thom-A-Lex Park, located in Lexington, NC. Open year round, you and Fido can wander the trails and enjoy a picnic at this small but popular waterfront spot. See Details
Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway The Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Summerfield! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Mayo River State Park Bring Fido to explore the pet-friendly Mayo River State Park. Located in Mayodan, NC, this recreation area features hiking trails, fishing ponds, picnic areas and ground campsites. Dogs are not allowed in buildings and must remain on a leash no longer than 6' during their visit. See Details
Lower Cascades Trail Lower Cascades Trail in Hanging Rock State Park, Walnut Cove, NC, offers a short, .4 mile, dog-friendly hike that leads to a beautiful waterfall. The trail is made up of gravel, dirt, and rock that leads to the edge of gorge before descending steep wooden and stone stairs to the base of the waterfall. See Details
Reynolda Gardens Reynolda Gardens is a pet-friendly botanical garden in Winston-Salem, NC. Leashed dogs are allowed on grounds and trails, except in the formal gardens. You and Fido can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful landscape as you walk throughout this peaceful property, adjacent to the campus of Wake Forest University. See Details
Hagan-Stone Park Hagan-Stone Park is a 409-acre dog-friendly wildlife refuge and recreational facility in Greensboro, NC. Bring Fido with you for a leisurely afternoon exploring the green space, lakes and trails. The park also features picnic shelters with grills, and playgrounds for families to enjoy. Dogs are welcome as long as they're leashed and cleaned up after. See Details
Bur-Mil Park Bur-Mil Park is a pet-friendly recreational spot in Greensboro, NC. Your furry friend can tag along as you explore this 250-acre park. Amenities include an orienteering course and multi-use trails with shade opportunities and views of Lake Brandt. Please ensure Fido remains on a leash during your stay. See Details
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