Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Savannah, GA

There are 4 dog-friendly hiking trails in Savannah, 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 Savannah.

Pet Friendly Skidaway Island State Park
Skidaway Island State Park Located near historic Savannah, the dog-friendly Skidaway Island State Park is a part of Georgia’s intracoastal waterway. The park provides camping and picnicking surrounded by Spanish moss-draped live oaks. Trails wind through maritime forest and over salt marsh allowing visitors to watch for deer, fiddler crabs, raccoon, egrets and migrating birds such as colorful painted buntings. An observation tower provides another chance to watch for wildlife on the barrier island. Dogs must be leashed at all times and are not permitted in any buildings. See Details
Pet Friendly Wormsloe State Historic Site
Wormsloe State Historic Site Leashed dogs are allowed on pet-friendly historic site trails at Wormsloe State Historic Site in Savannah, GA. A breathtaking avenue sheltered by live oaks and Spanish moss leads to the tabby ruins of this Colonial estate dating back to the 1700. The interpretive nature trail (0.8 miles) leads past the tabby ruins along the marsh to the Colonial Life Area where, during programs and special events, demonstrators in period dress exhibit the tools and skills of Colonial Georgia. Many more nature trails are also accessible, ranging from 3 miles (Battery Trail) to 0.2 miles (Yellow Trail). Dogs are not allowed in any buildings. See Details
Emmet Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Emmet Park, a pet-friendly recreation space in Savannah, GA. You and Fido can explore the pathways, wander the historic relics and pay respects at memorials to soldiers and military organizations from the city’s first settlement through to the present day. See Details
Savannah Botanical Gardens Leashed dogs are welcome at Savannah Botanical Gardens, a pet-friendly attraction in Savannah, GA. The gardens feature both formal and naturalistic plantings as well as a two-acre pond, amphitheater, nature trails, archaeological exhibit, and the historic Reinhard House. See Details
Fort Pulaski National Monument Pet-friendly Fort Pulaski National Monument in Tybee Island, GA, offers dog owners the chance to experience many interesting and exciting activities year-round. Fort Pulaski itself is a large-scale outdoor exhibit. The main structure, together with outlying works including demilune, drawbridges, ditches, and dikes, is a fine example of historic military architecture. Leashed dogs are welcome to enter the fort and explore the hiking trails within the monument. Fido is also allowed to walk along the shoreline; however, they should not enter the water due to the very strong current. While visiting, they offer Fido the chance to join the Bark Ranger program and receive a free tag for his collar. This program consists of learning what each letter in B.A.R.K. stands for and practicing these lessons during your visit. See Details
Bonaventure Cemetery While a cemetery might not be the first place you think of to visit with your dog, Bonaventure Cemetery is considered a must-see by Savannah locals and visitors alike. This beautiful final resting place is open daily and there is no admission fee to stroll the grounds. Keep your dogs leashed at all times and make sure to clean up any doggie messes. The dog-friendly Bonaventure Cemetery is over 170 years old, and features few modern amenities. Comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and bug spray are recommended. See Details
Fort McAllister State Park Fort McAllister State Park is the ultimate pet-friendly historic attraction in Richmond Hill, GA. Leashed dogs are welcome in the museum, on Red Bird Creek trail and throughout the historic grounds. See Details
J.F. Gregory Recreational Park Leashed pups are welcome at J.F. Gregory Recreational Park, a pet-friendly outdoor space in Richmond Hill, GA. You and Fido can explore the scenic 3-miles of nature trails, amphitheater, pavilions and large open fields at this popular city park. See Details
Victoria Bluff Heritage Preserve/Wildlife Management Area Victoria Bluff Heritage Preserve is a pet-friendly natural area in Bluffton, SC. With over four miles and 1,100 acres of pet-friendly trails, it's a perfect place for exploring and wildlife spotting with Fido. Paths weave through lush forests where you can discover coastal botanicals and rare plants. While hiking with your pup, be prepared for ticks with protective clothing and repellent. Also be mindful that trails are closed to hikers from October to December due to hunting activities. See Details
Savannah, GA, US