Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Pilot Mountain, NC

There’s 1 dog friendly hiking trail in Pilot Mountain, and 5 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 Pilot Mountain.

Pet Friendly Nelson Acres
Nelson Acres Located behind the Armfield Recreation Center ball fields, Nelson Acres features a pet-friendly walking trail that spans just over three miles in total length. There are also 5 camping sites and a few picnic tables dotted along the way. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. See Details
Pet Friendly Hanging Rock State Park
Hanging Rock State Park Located in Danbury, NC, Hanging Rock State Park boasts beautiful walking trails for you and Fido. Enjoy sweeping views at the summit or let your dog cool off in one of the many waterfalls. See Details
Pilot Mountain State Park Pilot Mountain State Park offers nearly 15 hiking trails ranging from easy to strenuous in difficulty. Picnicking, canoeing, and horseback riding is also allowed in the park. Please keep dogs on a leash at all times. See Details
Jomeokee and Sassafras Trails Jomeokee and Sassafras Trail is a moderately easy, 1.5 mile hike in Pilot Mountain State Park that will take about 80 minutes to complete with Fido. These two trails both offer great vantage points of the 200-foot lone rock mountain. The Jomeokee circles the entire base of it, while the Sassafras lets you get a look from a distance. Please note that dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet. See Details
Ararat River Greenway Dogs are welcome to join their owners for a nice walk on Ararat River Greenway. The greenway begins at Riverside Park, runs beside the Ararat River, and continues to Tharrington Elementary School. It spans just over two miles in length and is mostly paved. Make Clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. See Details
Riverside Park Riverside Park welcomes dogs on a leash to enjoy the pet-friendly trails and picnic areas adjacent to the river. Wander around the area with your pooch and enjoy the open green space, too. To preserve the cleanliness of the area, make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. See Details