Planning a vacation is exciting, especially if it’s been a long time since your last one. However, for some families, a trip that should be fun can turn sad when you need to leave your furry family member at home. Luckily, North Georgia is a great place to bring pets! Discover our favorite Blue Ridge pet-friendly activities below and start planning a memorable trip for everyone in your family.
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How to Plan a Trip Filled with Blue Ridge Pet-Friendly Activities
Where to Play
As much as your pet can adapt to your rhythm, it’s good to know a few local places where you can take your buddy to burn off some energy. Blue Ridge offers plenty of those! You’ll find several parks with trails that are dog friendly, allowing you to get out, stretch your legs, and enjoy the great outdoors with your best friend. Some nearby parks with dog-friendly trails include:
You can also check out The Haven Off Leash Dog Park, where you can let your dog run free while you enjoy the scenery. It’s located at 171 Mineral Springs Road in Georgia.
Where to Dine
It can be tricky to find places to eat while traveling with pets. Not all restaurants allow dogs, but a lot of them do! To help you find these eateries more easily, we’ve listed a few of our favorites below:
Harvest on Main
At Harvest on Main, indulge in the Bistro Steak, crusted salmon, and other locally sourced ingredients at tables under the porch.
Blue Ridge Brewing
Blue Ridge Brewing is a great spot for locally crafted beer and snacks. The outdoor bar area is pet friendly, so enjoy a drink while hanging out with your four-legged friend.
At Fightingtown Tavern, dogs are welcome in the outdoor seating area. The menu includes favorite bar foods such as wings, tacos, grinders, and craft beers.
Craving pasta? Enjoy casual Italian cuisine at the dog-friendly outdoor dining area of Masseria.
Book Your North Georgia Vacation at Morning Breeze Cabin Rentals
Now that you know how to include your pet in your Blue Ridge getaway, it’s time to book your stay! Browse the selection of pet-friendly cabins at Morning Breeze Cabin Rentals and pick your favorite. From stunning lakeside properties to epic mountain-view homes, you’re sure to find your happy place. Did we mention that all of our cabins are a short drive from downtown Blue Ridge? You'll have the area’s top attractions within reach, and the peace and quiet you crave.