Here's a sample itinerary for a pet-friendly drive from Palm Springs to Hickory with your dog or cat. If you're planning a road trip to Hickory, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best dog parks, pet-friendly accommodations and hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and GoPetFriendly. Scroll down to see all the pet-friendly stops along the way.
Your starting point is Palm Springs, California.
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Scottsdale (27 answers)
PetSmart PetsHotel-#1864 (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Scottsdale:
questions about Scottsdale:
What's the best neighborhood in Scottsdale for a first time visitor?
What is your favorite restaurant in Scottsdale?
Going to Scottsdale for 2 weeks -- places to eat and fun things to see?
Best Burger in Scottsdale?
Must Do in Scottsdale
Petrified Forest National Park (6 answers)
Albuquerque (82 answers)
Roosevelt Dog Park (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Albuquerque:
Mannie's Family Restaurant
Kelly's Brew Pub
questions about Albuquerque:
What is your favorite restaurant in Albuquerque?
Affordable hotel in Albuquerque for the International Balloon Fiesta?
The High Road tour
Amarillo (23 answers)
Tascosa Drive-In (1 mention)
pet-friendly hotels around Amarillo:
Amarillo Wonderland RV Park
Microtel Inn & Suites Amarillo
Quality Inn East Amarillo
Holiday Inn Amarillo-I-40
Days Inn East Amarillo Texas
Red Roof Inn Amarillo
Hampton Inn Amarillo
La Quinta Inn Amarillo East Airport Area
La Kiva Hotel Amarillo
questions about Amarillo:
THING TO SEE
Oklahoma City (25 answers)
Oklahoma City National Memorial (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Oklahoma City:
Tom & Jerry's Steak & Fish Grill
pet-friendly hotels around Oklahoma City:
Motel 6 Oklahoma City
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Oklahoma City
Courtyard Oklahoma City Northwest
Days Inn Oklahoma City Northwest
Super 8 Fairgrounds NW
questions about Oklahoma City:
Breakfast Restaurant in OKC
What sort of hands-on things can I experience in OKC?
What's the best neighborhood in Oklahoma City for a first time visitor?
Little Rock (34 answers)
Wags and Whiskers (1 mention)
Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum (1 mention)
MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History (1 mention)
Clinton Presidential Center Grounds (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Little Rock:
Cregeen's Irish Pub
Starving Artist Café
questions about Little Rock:
What is your favorite restaurant in Little Rock?
Best sights in Little Rock
Good Eating Gems
Can't miss restaurants in Little Rock?
Best hotels in Little Rock?
Nashville (149 answers)
Nashville Ghosts (1 mention)
Nashville Ghost Tours (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Nashville:
pet-friendly hotels around Nashville:
Hotel Indigo Nashville
The Hermitage Hotel Nashville (Tennessee)
Hilton Nashville Downtown
Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel
questions about Nashville:
Nearby small towns or outdoor areas?
Top of the line hotels in Nashville?
What are some must sees in Nashville during the weekend
Best Location to Stay
Hotel by Airport
Your final destination is Hickory, North Carolina.
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Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Hickory.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out The Inn At Hickory.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on GoPetFriendly:
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