RV Road Trip

RV Road Trip

RV Camping | Road Trip Ideas

Hit the Road and Camp America!

RV Stuff

RV Stuff

Top RV camping trips and Tips

Top Trip & RV Camping Tips

Family Camping Fun

Family Camping Fun

Family Camping Fun | Hot Spots

Camping tips and trip ideas for the whole family

Camping Gems

Camping Gems

Camping Trip | Hidden Treasures

Find hidden treasures for camping and RV road trips

Camp Cuisine

Camp Cuisine

Recipes | RV & Campsite Cooking

Recipes for Camping and RV Cooking

Camp Styles

Camp Styles

Tips | For the Way You Camp

Tips and Trip Ideas for Every Type of Camper or RVer


Fur Kids

Fur Kids -

Camping with Pets

Hiking the Appalachian Trail with your mastiff, Max, or RV'ing across the country with your poodle, Polly - we all love our pets and want to find ways to share our passion for camping with them. We'll share stories of camping pets and tips for keeping your pets safe, comfortable, and happy - on the road and in the outdoors.


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Dogs RVing Guide | Columbia, South Carolina

Dog's Guide to Columbia, SC

Columbia, South Carolina is a great city for a vacation. Every vacation is better when you can travel with your dog. Here are a few resource to make your trip to Columbia with your dog a bit easier.

Dog Friendly Parks

Congaree National Park - 48 Old Bluff Rd
Finlay Park - 930 Laurel St
Francis Marion and Sumter National Forets - 4931 Broad River Rd
Saluda Shoals Park - 5605 Bush River Rd
Sesquicentennial State Park - 9564 Two Notch Rd
Towpath Trail and Park - Laurel at Huger St

Off Leash Dog Parks

Barking Lot Dog Park - Bush River Rd
Doggie Park-Columbia - Humane Ln
NOMA Bark Park - 111 Parkside Dr
Sesqui Dog Park - 9564 Two Notch Rd

Dog Friendly Attractions

African-American Historical Museum - 1100 Gervais St
Historic Columbia Foundation Tours - Main St
River Runner Outdoor Center - 905 Gervais St

Dog Friendly Restaurants

Buster's Real Ice Cream - 378 Columbiana Dr
Carrabba's Italian Grill - 370 Columbiana Dr
Carrabba's Italian Grill - 220 Graces Way
Firehouse Subs - 4546 Hardscrabble Rd
Firehouse Subs - 150 A Harbison Blvd
Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - 931 Senate St
Huller's Black Forest - 380 Columbiana Dr
Panera Bread - 631-6 Promenade Place
Panera Bread - 1007 Bower Pkwy
Panera Bread - 6080 Garners Ferry Rd
Rosewood Market & Deli - 2803 Rosewood Dr
Rossa's - 4840 Forest Dr
Saluda's - 751 Saluda Ave
The Salty Nut - 2000A Greene St
Solstice Kitchen and Wine Bar - 841-4 Sparkleberry Ln
Tropical Smoothie Cafe - 1150 Bower Pkwy
Yesterday's Restaurant and Tavern - 2030 Devine St
Z Pizza - 1004 Gervais St
Za's Pizza - 2930 Devine St

Dog Friendly Accommodations

America's Best Value Inn - 131 Veterans Rd
Best Western Fort Jackson - 240 E Exchange Blvd
Candlewood Suites Columbia-Ft. Jackson - 921 Atlas Rd
Comfort Inn Columbia - 911 Bush River Rd
Days Inn Columbia - 1144 Bush River Rd
Doubletree by Hilton Columbia - 2100 Bush River Rd
Econo Lodge and Conference Center - 773 Saint Andrews Rd
Embassy Suites Hotel Columbia-Greystone - 200 Stoneridge Dr
Extended Stay America
Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbia Northeast - 120 Blarney Dr
Hilton Columbia Center - 924 Senate St
James Suites Columbia - 7525 Two Notch Rd
Knights Inn Columbia Northwest - 1803 Bush River Rd
La Quinta
Motel 6
Quality Inn Columbia - 1335 Garner Ln
Red Roof Inn
Residence Inn Columbia-Northeast - 2320 Legrand
Royal Inn at Usc and Fort Jackson Columbia - 1323 Garner Ln
Sheraton Columbia Downtown Hotel - 1400 Main St
Staybridge Suites Columbia - 1913 Huger St
Studioplus Columbia-West - 180 Stoneridge Dr
Super 8 Columbia Downtown - 5719 Fairfield Rd
Towneplace Suites by Marriott
The Whitney Hotel - 700 Woodrow St


Elan Animal Hospital - 3327 Forest Dr
Gregg Animal Hospital - 8309 Two Notch Rd
Midlands Veterinary Practice - 124 Stonemark Ln
South Carolina Veterinary Emergency Care - 3924 Fernandina Rd