Albemarle has lots to offer to both its residents and visitors! Folks across the state come to enjoy a weekend at the Morrow Mountain State Park in Albemarle. The Morrow Mountain State Park is vast, with over 4,000+ acres of land nestled in the breathtaking Uwharrie Mountains. Best of all, the park is just minutes from downtown Albemarle! Hike on 15 miles of trails with your pup on-leash or go for a refreshing swim in Lake Tillery. There's also rustic or deluxe cabin rentals, fishing, and 16 miles of bridal trails. You and your pooch are bound to have a great time at Morrow Mountain State Park.
Not feeling like exploring? Then take your canine for a blast into the past with a visit to the Badin Road Drive-In Movie Theatre! There are two screens for watching modern and classic films, a concession stand for snacks, and a playground for children. Rest your paws and enjoy this fun outdoor activity with Fido. It's truly a blast from the past.
Ready for your adventure in Albemarle? Don't keep your pup waiting! The mountains are calling and you must go!
If you need a place to rest your weary paws while in Albemarle, look no further than the woofderful Anderson Heights neighborhood in town, as there are great, pup-friendly hotels available! First up is the Sleep Inn and Suites Albemarle, where you can do just that, sleep in with your pooch for a low nightly rate. In fact, two pups of any size are welcome at the Sleep Inn and Suites! You and Fido should also consider the Quality Inn Albemarle. This dog-friendly hotel is ideal for small pups up to 50 pounds or less. Whatever your choice may be, both locations ask visitors to call ahead to their canine concierge to reserve a pet-friendly room. Enjoy your comfy stay with your pooch in Albemarle!
Albemarle is constantly growing and improving the quality of life for its residents! Come and see for yourself at Albemarle's newest park, the City Lake Park, located in the West Albemarle neighborhood. The barktastic City Lake Park hosts a variety of outdoor recreational activities which you and Fido are welcome to partake in on-leash! In addition to the park's two boat docks, amphitheater, golf-course, and covered picnic shelters, the park also boasts brand new multi-use trails for walking, mountain biking, or running! Hurry on over with your pup to enjoy a day of fun in the sun at the City Lake Park in West Albemarle.