This neighborhood is located about 25 miles south of Darbyville and is a great place for you and your pooch to enjoy nature. The Lower Scioto Greenway is in this neighborhood which is a trail system that is part of a former rail line which is now part of Rails- to-Trails. This trail is 10.5 miles long. Something to keep in mind is the trail is asphalt and it could get hot for your pup’s paws. You will need a leash for your pup, and don’t forget to bring some water to drink. There are some shaded areas along the way to stop and rest out of the sun. If you want the pawfect opportunity to bond with your furry friend, come explore this trail.
In Central Columbus, which is located about 25 miles from Darbyville, there is a large dog park that’s the pawfect place for Fido to stretch his legs. The Godown Dog Park is an off-leash dog park and is completely fenced in. If you are worried about your dog’s size, they have the area separated into 2 smaller areas for different sized dogs. Your pooch can explore different areas of the park; there is a wood chipped area, a grassy area, and hills to climb. This park has a lot of trees for shading and water fountains if you or your pooch would get thirsty. If you want to bond with your fur baby, stop by the Godown Dog Park and you won’t be disappointed!
If you are looking to have a relaxing day with your pooch, visit this neighborhood, which is home to Whetstone Park. This park requires that your pooch stay on their leash while visiting. There is a small area near a stream that you can allow you pooch off their leash to play in the water. This park does not have any type of fencing which is why your pup must be on a leash. The area is mostly grass and there are plenty of shade trees to relax under on a hot day. You will need to bring waste supplies for your pup and water for both of you. Grab your leash and see how much of this park you and your pup can explore.
This dog-friendly neighborhood is home to the Big Walnut Dog Park. This dog park is an off-leash park that is completely fenced in. Your pooch can roll around in the grassy area and socialize with other dogs. There are plenty of trees for shading as well. There is a pond for your canine pal to make a splash in as well. You’ll want to pack a towel, since Fido is sure to spend most of his time at this park playing in the pond with his new fur-iends. Grab some water and supplies to clean up after your pooch and get ready to have a pawesome time at this park!