Off-Leash Dog Parks in Berkeley, CA

There are 2 off-leash dog parks in Berkeley, and 106 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 Berkeley.

Pet Friendly Cesar Chavez Dog Park
Cesar Chavez Dog Park Dogs under strict voice command are welcome at Cesar Chavez Dog Park in Berkeley, CA. There's loads of open space to play in at this designated off-leash area, which is wide and grassy. Be careful as the area is not fenced. Digging is prohibited and holes must be refilled. All dogs must be licensed, and aggressive dogs need to be muzzled. During the late spring and summer months there are many foxtails in the park, which can be very dangerous to dogs. So be sure to check your dog’s ears, eyes, toes etc. César Chávez Park is located on the eastern edge of the San Francisco Bay, at the Berkeley Marina. See Details
Pet Friendly Ohlone Dog Park
Ohlone Dog Park Touted as the world's first off-leash dog park, this park is fully fenced with running water, waste stations, and plenty of trees. See Details
Marina Green Leashed dogs are welcome at Marina Green in San Francisco, CA. An expansive grassy area with views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, this dog-friendly park is a popular spot within the community. The nearby Marina, Little Marina, and harbor areas also permit dogs if they are leashed. Marina Green is an ideal destination for a waterfront stroll with Fido. See Details
Point Isabel Regional Shoreline Dog Park Point Isabel Regional Shoreline is pet-friendly. With over 23 acres to explore off-leash, the park welcomes over half a million dogs every year. The park also offers a variety of recreational options including bay fishing, hiking, birdwatching, biking, and jogging. Any person allowing their animal to be off leash must carry a leash (six-foot maximum), keep their dog or other animal under voice control and within sight at all times, clean up after their dog, immediately leash any dog showing aggressiveness, and prevent dogs from digging or otherwise damaging park resources. See Details
McLaren Park McLaren Park is a dog-friendly park in San Francisco. The park is less than 10 acres but is fenced in, allowing dogs to run off leash. The dog run area is at the top of the hill at Shelly Dr. and Mansell St. See Details
Ocean Beach Ocean Beach in San Francisco is pet-friendly. From stairwell 1 to stairwell 21, dogs are allowed off-leash and can still enjoy the other areas on-leash. Dog owners are reminded to clean up after pups and to keep an eye on pups playing on the sand. See Details
Mission Dolores Park Dog Park Located near San Francisco's Mission District and the Castro, the Mission Dolores Park Dog Park has an off-leash area that is popular with dog owners and their furry friends. The park is conveniently located near an underground station. The main park has some of the most stunning views of the city, and leashed dogs are welcome in the other areas of the park. See Details
Blair Park Pets are welcome to run and play off-leash at this nature area, as long as they have a city off-leash permit. Be careful as the area is not fenced. See Details
Golden Gate Park Golden Gate Park is one of San Francisco's most popular pet-friendly parks. Dogs have a dedicated off-leash area near the entrance at Fulton St. and 38th Ave. There are four separate off-leash areas: the southeast section between Lincoln Way, King Drive and 2nd and 7th Avenues; the Northeast section at Stanyan and Grove Streets; the Southcentral area between King Drive, Middle Drive, and 34th and 38th Avenues; and the fenced training area at 38th Ave. and Fulton. See Details
Redwood Regional Park Your pet will love to explore this beautiful, natural recreation area. They're allowed on-leash anywhere or can roam free in undeveloped areas. See Details
Alta Plaza Off Leash Dog Park Alta Plaza Off-Leash plaza is a place where both kids and dogs run free. It is located near schools, and has tennis courts and a basketball hoop available. The off-leash area is well marked with paint on the pathways. Dogs should be leashed when not in this area, and they must be cleaned up after at all times. See Details
Lake Chabot Regional Park This busy dog-friendly park is packed with fun activities, from fishing to running trails. Pets are welcome to join you on-leash in designated areas. There is a $2 fee per dog. Guide dogs and service dogs may enter for free. Swimming is not permitted at the park. See Details
Fort Mason Center Take your dog out for a stroll in this local-favorite public park. They're welcome as long as they remain on-leash. See Details
Bayfront Park Mill Valley Dog Park Bayfront Park Mill Valley Dog Park is a non-fenced area within Bayfront Park, Mill Valley, CA, where Fido can run off-leash. The park features benches, picnic tables, and a large, open grassy area. See Details
Sugarloaf Open Space Pets will love the chance to roam free across this Walnut Creek open space. A beautiful place for them to get some exercise. See Details
Upper Douglass Dog Play Area Bring your pet for some off-leash exercise at Upper Douglass Dog Play Area in San Francisco. Please note that this park is closed November through March. During the open season, it is closed on Wednesdays for maintenance. See Details
Hellman Hollow Pets are welcome on-leash at this kid-friendly green space in Golden Gate Park. A great spot for games or parties. See Details
Sausalito Dog Park This Saulsalito off-leash park gets two paws up for its 1.3 acres of safe, fenced space, benches, lights, doggie water fountain, picnic tables, benches and waste stations. See Details
Alamo Square Park This park was featured in the opening credits of the classic sitcom Full House. Small but friendly, it's a great place to take your pet for some fresh air. Pets are welcome at this cute little park with stunning views of the city, as long as they remain on-leash. See Details
Walter Haas Park and Playground This neighborhood park includes a fenced, off-leash dog park where your pet can meet some of the neighbors. See Details
Red Hill Dog Park Red Hill Dog Park is pet-friendly. This nice fenced-in dog park allows pups to play off-leash. Located next to the community athletic fields, there are lots of places nearby to go for a walk with your pup after you're finished playing fetch. Inside the park, you'll find seats, shade, and water fountains. See Details
Glen Canyon Park Glen Canyon Park is a beautiful place for dogs and their humans to enjoy together, with plenty of trails and open spaces. Pets must be leashed at all times. See Details
Seal Point Harbor Dog Park Pets love the chance to run free at Seal Point Harbor Dog Park in San Mateo, CA. This 3-acre, fenced, off-leash dog park, located within Seal Point Park includes a separate small dog area and crushed gravel ground cover to reduce mud. Seal Point Park includes pathways for walking, cycling, and bird watching. You can walk the boardwalk along the Bay Marshes with your leashed pup, too. See Details