Off-Leash Dog Parks in Brooklyn, NY

There are 18 off-leash dog parks in Brooklyn. 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 Brooklyn.

Pet Friendly Prospect Park
Prospect Park Prospect Park is a dog-friendly public park in Brooklyn, NY, that allows pets off-leash in designated areas at certain times of day. They are welcome on-leash all the time and must be leashed on pathways and in wooded sections. See Details
Pet Friendly Prospect Park Dog Beach
Prospect Park Dog Beach Prospect Park in Brooklyn, NY, offers a dog-friendly acres of green space for special off-leash hours (6am–9am and 9pm–1am) at the Long Meadow (except ballfields), Nethermead, Peninsula Meadow and, during those hours, even a place to swim, Dog Beach. Dogs must be leashed at all other times. The park also has a Kensington Dog Run at the Prospect Park Parade Ground. See Details
Hillside Dog Park Hillside Dog Park is a pet-friendly recreation spot in Brooklyn. This much-loved, fenced dog park is a great place for your pet to get some off-leash exercise, with plenty of space as well as benches for owners to relax on. Don't forget to clean up after your pup. See Details
Louis Valentino Jr, Park and Pier Nice local Red Hook location where pups can play. Beautiful views of Statue of Liberty and Manhattan. See Details
Dimattina Playground and Dog Run Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park on Rapelye Street near Hicks. See Details
McGolrick Dog Park Pets of all shapes and sizes come out for the off-leash fun at this fenced dog park, which includes plenty of benches for owners to relax on. See Details
Kensington Dog Run Kensington Dog Run is a neighborhood hangout for dogs of Brooklyn. This dog run is the result of a community push for a local place where dogs can socialize and play off-leash. The fenced space is now open and it welcomes local pups to play in the small or large dog area. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind and to keep an eye on dogs while they play. Kensington Dog Run is open every day of the week from 6am to 10pm. See Details
Dyker Beach Park Dog Run Dyker Beach Park Dog Run includes a large, grassy dog run with a secure entrance where your pet can play off-leash. See Details
Fort Greene Park This lovely Brooklyn public park includes an off-leash area where pets can romp and play during early morning hours and late evening. See Details
McCarren Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced Brooklyn dog park known for being clean and well-maintained. See Details
Brower Park Your leashed pet can enjoy this well-maintained, family-friendly park in a quiet Brooklyn neighborhood anytime throughout the day. From the time the park opens until 9:00 am and after 9:00 pm until the park closes, dogs can enjoy off-leash playtime throughout the park except for playgrounds and other areas where signage expressly prohibits off-leash dogs. See Details
Brooklyn Bridge Dog Park This fenced, off-leash dog park is a perfect spot for a quick bit of exercise for your pet. Enjoy the beautiful views of the bridge. See Details
Manhattan Beach Dog Run Manhattan Beach Dog Run is pet-friendly. Bring your dog along to this fenced space in Brooklyn to enjoy running off-leash. Bookended by playgrounds, and with two large baseball diamonds on its eastern border, as well as tennis, volleyball, basketball, and handball, this park has plenty of room for all types of active outdoor fun. The park is open every day of the week from 6am to 9pm. See Details
J Byrne Memorial Park This Brooklyn off-leash dog park is rather small, so try to get there at less busy times. See Details
Seth Low Playground This is a popular gathering spot for local dog owners. Dogs must be cleaned up after. See Details
Adam Yauch Park Leashed dogs are welcome in the Adam Yauch Park, which is located near Columbia Place and State Street. See Details
Owl's Head Park Your dog can run himself silly in the dog run at this Brooklyn area public park. See Details
Herbert Von King Park Herbert Von King Park is pet-friendly. This facility is home to two enclosed dog runs, benches to relax at and trees to stay shaded under. Dogs should be leashed on the pathways around the park, where you can enjoy a nice meal at the BBQ section and get some exercise together. The park is open every day of the week from 6am to 1am. See Details
Central Park No trip to Manhattan with your dog would be complete without a stroll through Central Park. Dogs must remain on-leash in the park except during designated off-leash hours in 23 areas of the park. Off-leash hours are before 9:00am and after 9:00pm. There are over 15 dog fountains throughout the park. Visit the website for specific information on dog-friendly areas. Make sure to always clean up after your pet. See Details
Sirius Dog Run The Sirius Dog Run in Battery Park City's Gateway Plaza area is a great dog run with new paving. It is a beautiful part of the city, and many friendly dogs and their humans love this area. It is named after one of the Rescue Labs that gave his life during the 9-11 search and rescue operations. See Details
Little Bay Dog Run Two separate areas for big and small dogs. Doggie water fountain available. See Details
Madison Square Park Dog Run This popular NYC dog park is a bit on the smaller side, but is a favorite among NYC dog-lovers. Double-entry/exit gates help ensure your dog's safety when anyone enters or leaves the park. Water is available for dogs during the late spring, summer, and early fall, but bring your own, just in case. Plenty of seating and shade available. See Details
Pelham Bay Park Dog Run The Pelham Bay Park Dog Run is located in Pelham South, not far from the entrance at Middletown Road and Stadium Avenue. The Dog Run is one of the first dog runs to be built by the NYC Parks Department. Nearby, Orchard Beach is also a treat in the off-season, when strolling, biking or dog walking (on the promenade only from October 1 to May 1) are very popular. See Details
Leonia Dog Park/Lakeview Park This is a lovely dog friendly park with 2 picnic tables under an awning. There is a large area including a hill. There is water access and a metal bowl. There seems to be a conflict with some neighbors as there are signs across the street in front of PVT homes stating "stop unleashed dogs in the park". As long as you go during posted hours and limit the dog barking there seems to be no conflict. Many nice dogs and owners! I have px available but cannot figure out how to post them! See Details