Home to more than 528,000 acres of woodlands, highlands and mountain ranges; Nantahala National Forest is an ideal destination for getting lost with a furry mate. The park is the largest of all the national forests in North Carolina, and as such, campers have access to a wide variety of outdoor activities, including whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, biking, and swimming. You’ll engage in these activities in some of the prettiest trails and lakes the region has to offer, including the Appalachian Trail, Bartram Trail, Chattooga River Gorge, and Nantahala River Bogs. Accommodation in the region is as scenic as the forest itself; this assortment of pet-friendly rentals vary from tree house hidden in groves to secluded cabins perfect for lone wolf campers with pets. Starting your adventure in Nantahala is easy; just scroll down and pick the best rental for you.