Best Things To Do In Sevierville, TN With Dogs


With its lush green trails and panoramic views, Sevierville promises an ideal getaway for you and your canine companion.

Can you have dogs in the Smoky Mountains?

Yes, dogs can go to the Smoky Mountains, but there are specific rules and regulations to follow. 

Must be kept on a leash not exceeding 6 ft in length

Dogs are not allowed on park trails except for the Gatlinburg Trail and the Oconaluftee River Trail

Pet handlers are responsible for immediately collecting and disposing of pet excrement in trash receptacles.

While pets can accompany visitors, they must not be left unattended in vehicles or RVs.

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Sevierville, TN is bursting with activities and attractions that are as dog-friendly as they come.

Sevierville's Petsafe Unleashed Dog Park

Situated within Sevierville City Park, the PetSafe Unleashed Dog Park is an ideal place for dogs of all sizes to run, play, and socialize.

Foxfire Adventure Park

Although not a dog-exclusive destination, this adventure park allows you to bring your well-behaved, leashed dog along for the fun. 

Dining at Pawpaw's Catfish Kitchen

This local favorite features a dog-friendly patio and offers a menu ranging from seafood to Southern classics.

Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant & Grill

Their outdoor patio is large and pet friendly, so you can enjoy a delicious meal of fried chicken, sugar-cured ham or grilled catfish with your pup by your side.

Burchfiel Grove and Arboretum

The Arboretum boasts a 2.22-mile long, paved walking trail that meanders along the banks of the West Fork of the Little Pigeon River.

Smoky Dog Lodge: Dog Daycare

As a premium dog daycare in the city, Smoky Dog Lodge is dedicated to providing your pet with a level of care that goes beyond the ordinary.

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