Dog Friendly Activities in Hoffman Estates, IL

There are 3 dog friendly activities in Hoffman Estates, and 120 more nearby. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Hoffman Estates.

Pet Friendly Bo's Run
Bo's Run This fully fenced off-leash dog park includes water, agility equipment, benches, and a keypad entry. 2 acres of field for dogs to enjoy. 5 foot tall fences. Seperate area for big dogs and another for smaller dogs and pups. Memberships required, and are limited in number! See Details
Pet Friendly Freedom Run Dog Park
Freedom Run Dog Park The Hoffman Estates Park District offers two open spaces for dogs to run without their leashes, with ample amenities for dogs and their best friends to enjoy the outdoors together. Freedom Run is located on the far west side at 6150 Russell Road, and is a park shared with the City of Elgin and the Streamwood Park District. For more information on park rules and membership, call (847) 285-5440. See Details
Paul Douglas Preserve Paul Douglas Preserve In Hoffman Estates, IL, is dog friendly. Home to grasslands, wetlands and a heron rookery that attract a variety of nesting birds, outbound hounds will be pleased to know that birders aren’t the only ones who will have a great time here. Leashed dogs are invited to join their trail running owners for canicross on single track trails that wind through the protected landscape or on paved trails in the preserve for a nice walk at a slower pace. The park boasts more than 21 miles of paved and unpaved trails. For safety reasons, runners and riders go in opposite directions on alternate days. See Details
Wag 'N Paddle Wag 'N Paddle is an indoor climate-controlled park and heated swimming pool designed for dogs in Naperville, IL. This pet-friendly park is perfect for pooches who love to paddle and play. The 9,000-square-feet park is monitored by staff to make sure dogs and their owners are on their best behavior. In addition to providing a pool and park to play in, they also offer a number of swimming classes in the pool for senior dogs and training sessions with qualified dog trainers for all levels of pooch in the park too. Fido can gain unlimited access to the indoor dog park for a membership fee starting at $70 a month, and for for an extra fee can enjoy private swimming sessions. There are a number of other pricing options available on their website for regular and one-time users. See Details
Yorktown Center Yorktown Center is a popular dog-friendly shopping center in Chicago’s Western Suburbs. Shoppers and their four-legged friends can enjoy a fun shopping and dining experience year-round. In addition to letting you shop with your best friend, restaurants located within Yorktown Center will also allow shoppers to dine alfresco with their pooches on their dog-friendly patios, and the Center will be unveiling new comfort stations throughout the mall that will contain bags, wipes and garbage cans for shoppers' convenience. Every third Thursday of the month, the public is invited to bring their pets to a special Yappy Hour event from 5-7pm. Activities will include puppuccinos, treats, nail clipping and micro chipping stations, agility courses and more. Yorktown Center is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm and Sunday from 11am to 6pm. See Details
Batavia Bark Park Batavia Bark Park in Batavia, IL, is dog-friendly and features three acres of fully-fenced space for Fido to enjoy. Other features include a pavilion, shade trees, and a small beach area. This is a free dog park and no permit is required. See Details
Naperville Riverwalk Naperville Riverwalk features 1.75 miles of brick paths, fountains, bridges, meeting and event places, outdoor sculpture and artwork, recreational facilities, and celebratory memorials. Leashed dogs are welcome on the Walk, and there is plenty of shade and water spigots available along the way. Great place unwind and relax. Nearby Riverwalk Cafe welcomes dogs on their patio and offers a simple doggie menu. See Details
Whiskey Hill Brewing Company Whiskey Hill Brewing Company, formerly known as Myths and Legends, is a dog-friendly brewery in Westmont, IL. You and Fido are welcome to enjoy this brewery together, inside and out. There's a lively taproom inside, featuring a number of craft brews that have been created on the premises. Food trucks and other entertainment are scheduled throughout the year. Check their website for current offerings. See Details
Prairie Wolf Dog Park Prairie Wolf Dog Park in Lake Forest, IL is a 44-acre pet-friendly area which is ideal for off-leash play. The spacious fully-fenced park has different terrain and the surrounding area features walking trails and a pond for pups to enjoy during their visit. A Lake Forest County dog park permit is required to access Prairie Wolf Dog Park. This area can become muddy after heavy rainfall. See Details
Lakewood Dog Park Dog owners drive from afar to enjoy this beautiful forest preserve, which includes off-leash areas with swimming, grassy areas, paths, and more. Permit required. See Details
James O. Breen Community Dog Park James O. Breen Community Dog Park is a large 2.5 acre pet-friendly open space for your dog to enjoy when visiting St. Charles, IL. Allow Fido to get plenty of off-leash exercise and social play in a secure, safe and fully enclosed area. Open from 9am until dusk, the dog park has a water fountain, double-gated security entrance, dog-friendly equipment and activity stations, and an area specifically for small dogs. A parking area is close by and the park has covered seating for owners to sit and relax while Fido is at play. See Details
Schiller Woods Schiller Woods is a dog-friendly pond and park located in Schiller Park, IL, on the Des Plaines Trail. Fido is welcome to join you, as long as he remains on-leash at all times. This park offers multiple picnic groves, hiking, bicycling, and cross-country skiing. Please note that dogs are not allowed on the Model Airplane Flying Field, on the property. See Details
Happy Dog Barkery Happy Dog Barkery is the premier canine bakery in the western suburbs. They have been hand-making, natural treats for pets since 2004. Dogs just love the taste of their made-to-order birthday cakes. And they aren't just a bakery. Happy Dog also carry many of the popular natural brands of dog foods and chews. The next time you are in the neighborhood, make sure you bring your furry friend in for some extra special attention and a sample of their liver cake! See Details
Blue Nose Brewery Bring Fido to Blue Nose Brewery to sip on a fresh and unfiltered beer in a relaxed atmosphere. The Brewery welcomes well-behaved leashed dogs inside and outside. Dog owners can play Foosball or giant Connect Four and munch on a snack from one of the food trucks that occasionally stop by. Blue Nose Brewery is open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to Midnight, Friday from Noon to 2am, Saturday from Noon to 2am, and Sunday from Noon to 10pm. See Details
Geneva Winery Geneva Winery is a pet-friendly winery in Geneva, IL, where dogs are welcome to join their owners on the lovely outdoor patio. You can sample their creations outside the historic home which houses the winery. They offer an extensive variety of wines, from red to white to dessert and more. Bottles may be purchased for enjoyment on the property. See Details
Hawk Hollow Preserve Hawk Hollow Preserve offers 34 acres of off-leash area for dogs to enjoy along with a three-mile multipurpose trail connecting to trails in Mallard Lake and West Branch forest preserves. A permit is required for off-leash use. Dogs must be leashed in all other areas of the preserve. The area is open during regular preserve hours. It is closed on Tuesday mornings until 10:00 am for routine maintenance. See Details
Community Bark West The newly opened Community Bark West is a 6-acre off-leash park with electronic key entry, benches, shade, and a separate small dog area. See Details
Deer Park Town Center Different from your average shopping mall, Deer Park Town Center is an open-air lifestyle center providing you with leisurely amenities in addition to some of the best shopping and dining in Illinois.

Deer Park Town Center features over 70 of the most exclusive shops and restaurants in Chicago’s northwest suburbs. Stores include Apple, Crate & Barrel, Barnes & Noble, Sephora, Gap, lululemon athletica, Pottery Barn, and more. Entertainment includes Century Theatres.

Located in Lake County at the intersection of Rand (Route 12) & Long Grove Roads in Deer Park, IL, Deer Park Town Center is an easy drive from surrounding suburbs, downtown Chicago, O’Hare Airport, or Wisconsin. Park in front of your favorite store and spend an hour or a day shopping and dining, or catch a movie at Century Theatres.
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Church Street Brewing Company Church Street Brewing Company is dog-friendly. This craft brewery is located in Itasca, a western suburb of Chicago. They brew traditional lagers and ales. You and your pooch can join them for a beer and tour of the brewery. There are usually 13 beers on draft for people to try when they visit. Don't forget to check out all of the canned beers available for you to take home when it's time to leave. Church Street Brewing Company is open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 10pm, Friday from 4pm to 11pm, Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Gregory Island Dog Park Featuring a spacious fenced area for small dogs (35 pounds and under) and room to roam for large dogs (35 pounds and over), Gregory Island Dog Park is located on Indian Trail, just west of Route 25. The park is bordered by the Fox River on both sides. See Details
Buffalo Creek Brewing Buffalo Creek Brewing is pet-friendly. Located in Long Grove, a town settled by German immigrants, this brewery takes influence from Bavarian breweries, although they have a variety of modern brews on tap as well. Bring your leashed dog to this Long Grove taproom and hang out in the biergarten or on the patio and lawn together. See Details
Schweitzer Woods Forest Preserve Pets have a blast playing off-leash in the fenced dog parks at this forest preserve. Includes 5 acres of grassy spaces and wooded paths. See Details
Hound Town Dog Park Dogs may romp and play off-leash at this 3 acre Crystal Lake dog park. Out of town permits $60 per year. See Details
Fullersburg Woods Fullersburg Woods is a Du Page County Forest Preserve with miles of multipurpose trails open to bicyclers, horseback riders, cross-country skiers, hikers and dog walkers. There is a section where dogs are not permitted because it is home to a lot of wildlife (signs are posted). You are expected to leash your dog, pick up after him, and keep him from swimming in Salt Creek. There are some water fountains, so bring a collapsible water bowl. See Details