LaGrange is a small outdoor paradise that borders West Point Lake, right along the eastern border of Georgia and Alabama. The city is home to the oldest private college in the state, and named after a private estate once owned by Marquis de La Fayette's wife. Today, the beautiful topography of the land also brings in a lot of visitors and new residents, especially thanks to the areas openness and acceptance of dogs.
Dogs are allowed in plenty places in LaGrange, but the best place to bring your four-legged best friend is the Yellowjacket Creek Recreation Area. The area is a natural area with thick trees and forestedtrails. Most of the trails are made from girt or crushed stone, with access to features like picnic tables, benches, and trash bins. The trails also lead to the natureal beaches along West Point Lake, which is a perfect place to go fishing and boating with your pup. The area doesn't require dogs to be on a leash.
Autry Park is another great place to bring Fido. This peninsula park has thick trees covering the area, with paved walkways and natural trails to explore. There is a recreational area too, with picnic tables, a pavilion, a playground, and open fields to play in. There are plenty of dog-friendly beaches and swimspots in the park, along with campsites if you want to stay the night. While you'll need to bring water and clean-up bags, you do not have to leash up Fido at this park.
From natural recreational sites to public parks, LaGrange has a wide variety of places to run, play, and walk Fido.