Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Rock Hill, SC

There are 9 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Rock Hill. 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 Rock Hill.

Pet Friendly Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-Trail)
Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-Trail) The Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-Trail) 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 Charlotte! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Charlotte Trolley Trail (Charlotte Trolley Rail-with-Trail). 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
Pet Friendly Anne Springs Close Greenway
Anne Springs Close Greenway Anne Springs Close Greenway allows leashed pets to join you on its miles of hiking trails. See Details
Crowders Mountain Crowders Mountain allows dogs on all trails, as long as they're on a leash no longer than six feet long. Pets must not be left unattended, and campers cannot confine pets to enclosed vehicles or tents during the park's quiet hours. Pets are not allowed in bathhouses, changing areas, rinsing stations, swimming areas, restrooms, visitor centers or rental boats. Exceptions are service animals and authorized search and rescue dogs. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. All pets within the park must have a current rabies vaccination. See Details
Crowders Lake Trail Crowders Lake Trail is an easy, 1 mile hike in Crowders Mountain State Park that will take about 20 minutes to complete with Fido. Although most of the trails in this park are rugged difficult trails, this one offers an easy hike for all hikers and dogs. Enjoy camping, picnicking, fishing, and canoeing in the park with a side trip off to this trail that circles the duck filled lake. See Details
Pinnacle Trail The Pinnacle Trail is a difficult, 3.4 mile hike in Crowders Mountain State Park that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. This park offers a nice retreat for city dwellers, since it is very close to Charlotte. The park elevation ranges from 900 to 2000 feet, which makes it ideal for most year round. If you have a large or longhaired dog, summer may be too hot. Please note that dogs must be on a 6-foot leash and attended at all times. See Details
Landsford Canal State Park You and Fido can enjoy the ingenuity which made the Catawba River commercially navigable in the early 1800s as you explore the remains of the historic canal system. Popular park activities include nature-watching, picnicking, fishing, hiking, canoeing, and kayaking. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Andrew Jackson State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. 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. This 360-acre park was established to honor the seventh President of the United States, Andrew Jackson. The museum tells the story of Jackson's boyhood experiences during the Revolutionary War and highlights life in the South Carolina backcountry from Andrew Jackson's birth in 1767 until he left South Carolina in 1784. Recreational opportunities include a campground, fishing lake, picnic shelters and nature trails. See Details
Chester State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. 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. Chester State Park rests in the quiet hills of the South Carolina Piedmont and for generations has offered retreat and recreation to the surrounding communities. The park's 523 acres include a 160-acre lake, itself surrounded by a two-mile nature trail through the pine forest. Jon boat rentals are popular in the warmer months and the park also offers picnicking, camping, archery and a place to simply enjoy the serenity of the placid setting. See Details
Landsford Canal State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. 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. This 460-acre park, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, includes historic ruins of canal-culverts, stone bridges, locks, a historic mill site and a lockkeeper's house, which contains interpretive exhibits about the canal system in South Carolina. In addition to its rich cultural history, Landsford Canal offers visitors an abundance of natural beauty. See Details