Off-Leash Dog Parks in Chicago, IL

There are 35 off-leash dog parks in Chicago. 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 Chicago.

Pet Friendly Jackson Bark
Jackson Bark Jackson Bark is a dog park with an agility course located in Jackson Park, just south of the Museum of Science and Industry. See Details
Pet Friendly Fred Anderson Dog Park
Fred Anderson Dog Park Architecturally structured dog park named for Chicago Jazz musician and owner of the Velvet Lounge, the Fred Anderson Dog Park is part of the Chicago Park District. Located in the South Loop, thete are separate areas for large or rambunctious dogs and small dogs; spouting fountains in summer; performance area. See Details
Norwood Dog Park Norwood Dog Park is a spacious off-leash area located within Norwood Park. See Details
Puptown at MargatePark This much-loved off-leash area in Margate Park attracts a loyal local crowd. You can bring Fido with you to enjoy the area and socialize with other pups who are enjoying the fenced-in section. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. See Details
Fulton River Park/Park No. 551 Dog Park Park No. 551, commonly known as Fulton River Park, is a 1.19-acre green space in Chicago, IL. Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced, neighborhood dog park. See Details
Bosly's Backyard Unleash a new adventure for you and Fido by visiting Bosly's Backyard, a dog-friendly indoor play space in the Ravenswood neighborhood in Chicago. Bosly's Backyard is a new concept in dog exercise designed to promote physical & cognitive development, and to strengthen the bond with your dog through a shared one-on-one experience. Private play sessions can be booked for a duration of 30, 45, or 60 minutes, allowing Fido uninterrupted off-leash exercise and enrichment in 2400 square feet of space. Bosly's Backyard has a variety of exciting and engaging agility equipment and toys for Fido to utilize during your session. You are also welcome to bring Fido's favorite toys or treats from home. Secure a buddy pass for Fido's best friend so they too can play in a safe environment. Start planning Fido's next birthday party at Bosly's Backyard, or schedule a time to celebrate your dog's gotcha day or other special occasion! See Details
Wiggly Field This public dog park boasts a fenced-in area, doggie water fountains, waste bags, and a double gate to prevent escapes. Wiggly Field is located within Noethling Playlot Park, so there's plenty of places to explore nearby too. See Details
Lake Shore Park Leashed pets are welcome at this popular Chicago dog-walking spot. Located in the Near North community also called Streeterville, Lake Shore Park totals 7.08 acres and offers extensive outdoor recreational opportunities for dogs and their owners. You can extend your walk together by exploring the area with your pooch on a leash. Lake Shore Park is open every day of the week from 6am to 11pm. See Details
Warren Park Pets are welcome to join you at this Chicago public park as long as they remain on leash. See Details
Horner Park Dog Park Horner Park Dog Park is pet-friendly. Bring your pooch along to one of Chicago's largest fenced recreation areas. The park is fully fenced, so pups can play freely inside. Owners are reminded to keep an eye on pups playing and to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Grant Park Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash in this 18,000 square-foot fenced dog park in Chicago's famous Grant Park. You will need to get yourself a permit to use the park and have the required vaccinations to do this. See Details
Winnemac Park Pets are welcome to play on-leash at this Chicago park packed with fun recreational facilities. See Details
Pottawattomie Dog Friendly Area Pottawattomie Dog Friendly Area is a great place to take your pooch. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in this fenced-in area off-leash. There, you'll meet lots of other pups to play with. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. The park is open from 6am to 11pm. See Details
Bennett Park Bennett Park is a dog-friendly park in Chicago, IL. Your leashed dog is welcome to join you at the park for a walk on the concrete paths or in the dog runs. Please note that dogs are not allowed on the playground, any space filled with sand, or running along side the bike. See Details
River Park Dog Park Pets go wild for the chance to play off-leash at this fenced dog park located near the swimming pool. See Details
Lakeshore East Dog Park Pet-friendly Lakeshore East Dog Park is a popular off-leash area in Chicago, IL. Situated within Lakeshore East Park, Fido is sure to enjoy this shady, fully-fenced space. Visitors will find an accessibility-friendly flat concrete path and water fountain, in addition to comfortable grass ideal for you dog to run and play. There are also benches and waste receptacles. See Details
Berger Park Bring your pet with you as you zen-out at this serene Chicago park with a playhouse, playground, and lake views. Leashed pets are welcome. See Details
Larrabee Dog Park Larrabee Dog Park is pet-friendly. This fenced-in area is a cool place to take Fido to spend the afternoon. Your pup can socialize, play games and hang out next to the pretty Chicago River. The park sits on an elevated gravel patch and comes equipped with benches for humans to enjoy while their dogs have fun. See Details
Park 468 Park 468 is a grassy dog park in the West Elsdon community area of Chicago, IL, near Chiago Midway Airport. The park is fully fenced but visitors should ensure both the north and south gates are closed before letting Fido off leash. The park doesn't have any seating and owners should bring their own water. See Details
Challenger Playlot Dog Park at Gill Park Dogs will love to run and play off-leash at this fenced dog-friendly area inside Challenger Playlot Park. See Details
Mt. Greenwood Park Leashed pets are welcome to join you at this massive Chicago public park. See Details
Chopin Dog Park Walk with your leashed pet through this scenic park/ See Details
Wicker Park Dog Park Pets are welcome to play off-leash at this busy dog park located within Wicker Park. There's plenty to do in this fenced-in area, where dogs can socialize and meet other like-minded hounds. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. Wicker Park is open every day of the week from 6am to 11pm. See Details
Coliseum Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced, neighborhood dog park. See Details