Pet Friendly North Georgia

North Georgia is a great place to vacation with your dog! With endless outdoor activities nearby you and your four-legged friend are sureNorth Georgia Dog Hiking to have plenty to do on your next trip to Ellijay, Jasper and Blue Ridge. Coupled with beautiful pet-friendly vacation rentals from cabins to large homes why not book your Ellijay rental today!

Ellijay Pet-Friendly Things to Do

All of the parks in Ellijay are pet-friendly as well as the square downtown. This makes checking out the town and exploring local shops easy; Fido can wait for you in comfort and safety while you take in all that Ellijay has to offer.

Hiking with Dogs

As long as the dogs are on leashes they are welcome on all of our hiking trails. There are a number of trails in the surrounding area the following are located closest to Ellijay.

  • River Loop Trail
  • Tumbling Waters Trail
  • Tranquility Ridge

Places to Eat

There are a number of restaurants in and around Ellijay that welcome your dog. Offering outdoor dining options for you and Fido the following are our favorites:


  • River Street Tavern
  • The 1907 Restaurant


  • Rocco's Pub

Blue Ridge

  • Fightingtown Tavern
  • Harvest on Main
  • Grumpy Old Men Brewing

Other Pet-Friendly Resources

There is no telling what your trip might hold, use the list of resources below to find exactly what you are looking for during your vacation to North Georgia. From emergency veterinary services to grooming and feed supplies, visit these local vendors for all your needs.
  • The Appalachian Animal Hospital
    125 Mulberry St Ellijay GA 30540
    Phone: (706) 635-7357
  • Benji & Friends, Dog Grooming & Boarding
    6 Warlick circle Ellijay GA 30540
    Phone: (706) 276-7740