Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Simpsonville, SC

There are 7 dog friendly hiking trails within 20 miles of Simpsonville. 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 Simpsonville.

Pet Friendly Swamp Rabbit Trail
Swamp Rabbit Trail The Swamp Rabbit Trail is a 22-mile walking/biking greenway trail that passes through the heart of downtown Greenville and Reedy River Park. Popular with humans of all sizes and their four-legged friends, the trail runs along the beautiful, meandering Reedy River, which features multiple waterfalls and is home to several of Greenville's finest ducks. Whether you and you pooch are traveling to Greenville, already live here, or are just passing through, you must not leave without hitting the Swamp Rabbit Trail. See Details
Pet Friendly Paris Mountain State Park
Paris Mountain 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. One of the oldest protected areas in the state is gaining popularity as a beautiful retreat in a metropolitan area. Formerly a watershed for the city of Greenville, the 1,275-acre Paris Mountain features large stands of old growth hardwood forests that canopy over hiking and biking trails, a family campground, picnic areas and Camp Buckhorn, a group-camp complex. See Details
Falls Park on the Reedy Falls Park on the Reedy is located in the center of downtown Greenville and is the perfect spot for a morning walk, an afternoon picnic, or an evening stroll with your favorite four-legged friend. The park has plenty of open space for Fido to roam, but dogs must be leashed at all times, and owners must clean up after their pets. Poop bag dispensers are located throughout the park. On warm weekends, your dog will meet plenty of furry friends. See Details
Lake Conestee Nature Preserve Lake Conestee Nature Preserve consists of approximately 400 acres of beautiful natural habitat on the Reedy River just 6 miles south of downtown Greenville, SC. The park contains both hardwood and evergreen forest, extensive wetlands, 3 miles of the Reedy River, and a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. Deer, raccoon, beaver, fox, river otter, and various small mammals inhabit the park, along with numerous species of reptiles and amphibians. Over 170 bird species have been reported by the Greenville County Bird Club. Dogs are allowed on the paved trails throughout the park, but may no longer walk on the nature trails to preserve the wildlife of the area. See Details
Lake Robinson Lake Robinson in Greer is pet-friendly. This pristine recreational area just northwest of the City of Greer is approximately 800 acres, and is excellent for boating, fishing, kayaking and paddleboarding. Bring your leashed pup on the trails surrounding the lake or for a paddle on the water, as long as you remember to clean up any mess that they leave behind. You and your pooch can access the lake from J. Verne Smith Park. See Details
Saluda Outdoor Center Saluda Outdoor Center is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch along to tube with you along the Saluda River. Dogs are welcome, but you should bring a life vest for safety. They are open weekends from 9am to 4pm. See Details
Lake Rabon Park Lake Rabon Park is pet-friendly. You and your pooch are invited public to enjoy the boat ramp, pier, playground and picnic shelters. Pets are only permitted in the area around the boat ramp and must be kept on a leash at all times. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. The Lake is open seven days a week from sunrise to sunset. See Details