Off-Leash Dog Parks in Chicago, IL

There are 31 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 Winnemac Park
Winnemac Park Pets are welcome to play on-leash at this Chicago park packed with fun recreational facilities. See Details
Pet Friendly Challenger Playlot Dog Park at Gill Park
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
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
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
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
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
Mt. Greenwood Park Leashed pets are welcome to join you at this massive Chicago public park. 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
Coliseum Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced, neighborhood dog park. See Details
Lake Shore East/Park No. 546 Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced, neighborhood dog park. See Details
Hamlin Dog Park This gravel-covered, fenced, off-leash dog park is a favorite with locals. Registration required. 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
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
Promontory Point Leashed dogs are welcome in Promontory Park, which is located near S Lake Shore Drive and East 55th Street. See Details
Warren Park Pets are welcome to join you at this Chicago public park as long as they remain on leash. See Details
Fulton River Park/Park No. 551 Dog Park Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced, neighborhood dog park. See Details
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
Walsh Playground Dog Park Residents love the long, spacious, shady dog park at the north end of this Chicago city park, though the concrete pavement may be hard on extra-tender paws. Make sure you clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind. See Details
Portage Park Leashed pets are welcome to join you as you relax at Chicago's beautiful Portage Park. You and your pooch can wander around the area together and get some steps in. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooch leaves behind. 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
Churchill Field Park This off-leash dog park is fully fenced with street parking on Winchester. There's a water fountain, but the entire enclosure is concrete. See Details
Norwood Dog Park Norwood Dog Park is a spacious off-leash area located within Norwood Park. 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