Located less than 20 miles east of Charlottesville, the small community of Troy is on the grow. This area has a small-town setting and offers easy access to a range of outdoor pet-friendly activities. If you're seeking professional care for your special pal, you'll find an animal hospital in Zion Crossroads, just over three miles to the north.
If you're looking for a pawtastic place to go hiking or jogging with your fur baby, check out Pen Park. This 280-acre facility is located about 18.5 miles west of Troy in Charlottesville. Follow the nature trail along the Rivanna River with your special pal. Dogs on a leash are welcome to join you here.
Another lovely park to visit with your pup is Azalea Park off Old Lynchburg Road in southern Charlottesville. Let Fido enjoy some off-leash play with other pooches in the fenced dog run located here. You can also walk with your canine companion on the trail that goes by Moores Creek. Azalea Park is about 19.5 miles west of Troy.
Take Spot for a walk by the water in Greenbrier Park. This Charlottesville park is just under 20 miles northwest of Troy. Hike on the nature trails through a marsh, a meadow, and a sycamore grove in the 28.3-acre property. Dogs on a leash can join you here.
Troy is a pawesome community that's located near several pet-friendly outdoor recreational facilities.