Off-Leash Dog Parks in Barnegat, NJ

There are 8 off-leash dog parks within 20 miles of Barnegat. 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 Barnegat.

Pet Friendly Barnegat Light Dog Park
Barnegat Light Dog Park The Barnegat Light Dog Park is on the north end of New Jersey's Long Beach Island. The park has a dual function as ballfield and dog park with a double gated entrance. All dog park users MUST obtain a dog park gate entry card (“Paw Pass”) and a dog park tag. Passes are free for Barnegat Light residents and for non-residents the annual fee is $30 and the weekly fee is $10. Applications for the passes can be obtained at Borough Hall, the Beach Badge Booth (in-season) or on the Borough website. Proof of rabies must be shown, either with a rabies certificate or a current dog license. See Details
Pet Friendly Ocean City Dog Park
Ocean City Dog Park Ocean City Dog Park is located at 45th Street and Haven Avenue. It is a membership dog park. The Dog Park is an access-controlled, fenced-in, off-leash recreation area for dogs where well-behaved canine citizens can interact, exercise and play in a clean, safe and secure environment. The 42,000-square-foot dog park with sandy soil ground cover has three separate areas: large dog area (dogs over 25 lbs), small dog area (dogs under 25 lbs) and dog run area for all dogs. Park facilities include a double-gated entrance and unleash area with secure electronic locking gates, shared pavilion in small and large dog area with picnic table in each area, open shed shelters, sitting benches, water fountains for dogs and owners, "pooper scooper" dispensers and disposable bags, trash and recycling containers, several inoperable fire hydrants for doggie relief, interactive play equipment, a Port-a-Potty, free off-street parking lot and a designated handicap area. Park hours are from 8 am to dusk, 7 days a week, year-round. Membership fees for Paw Passes vary; visitors are $10 per week, yearly memberships cost $30-$40. See Details
Robert J. Miller Air Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which includes wide open and wooded areas as well as a separate section for small dogs. Registration at Parks Office required. See Details
Stanley H. "Tip" Seaman County Park Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners for a stroll at this park, which is located on the shores of Lake Pohatcong. The park is open daily from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. On-site facilities/amenities include fishing area, open play area, picnic area, accessible restrooms, small car top boat launch, and walking paths. See Details
Veterans Memorial Park Small open park with grass and some trees, dogs are welcome but must be leashed. Waste bags are provided to pick up after them. See Details
Patriot Lake Park Patriot Lake Park is home to a pet-friendly recreation space. This sandy dog park has tunnels to explore and two separate areas, one for large pups and another for small dogs. Dog owners are reminded to keep an eye on dogs playing and to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Ocean Township Dog Park Ocean Township Dog Park is a pet-friendly recreation space. Follow the dirt road in and all the way to the back and you will see a nice creek with a dock on your left. The park is around two acres, fenced and filled with sand. There's a separate area for large and small dogs. Don't forget to clean up after your pup. See Details
Freedom Fields Dog Park Freedom Fields Dog Park is a fenced space in Little Egg Harbor. Bring your pup along for some off-leash fun after a walk on the trails around the larger Freedom Fields Park. Located on 4.5 acres within the larger Freedom Fields Park, this shady new fenced facility is divided into two sections for large and small dogs. Hang out at one of the picnic tables while your pooch plays slalom fetch through the trees with his newfound friends. Freedom Fields Dog Park is open every day of the week from 6am to 8pm. Registration is required to access the county's off-leash dog parks and dogs must be at least six months old. People using the dog park need to carry their county-issued dog park identification card to assure dogs using the facilities are licensed and are up to date with their vaccines. Patrons can register their dogs at the following Ocean County facilities: The County Connection, Ocean County Mall, 1201 Hooper Ave, Toms River, by appointment only: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday and noon to 5 p.m., Sunday Ocean County Parks Administration Office, 1198 Bandon Rd, Toms River: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday Tip Seaman County Park, 120 Lakeside Dr, Tuckerton: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday Wells Mills County Park, 905 Wells Mills Rd, Waretown: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday Jakes Branch County Park, 1100 Double Trouble Rd, Beachwood: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday See Details