Off-Leash Dog Parks in Ridgewood, NJ

There are 115 off-leash dog parks in Ridgewood, NJ. Use the links below to get an overview of each dog park, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners.

Ridgewood Bark Park

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This fun off-leash dog park is located near a duck pond and playground. Fully fenced with separate small dog area, toys, and agility equipment.

Saddle River County Park- Wild Duck Pond

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Off leash, small and large dog sections. Well shaded, access to water. It is on opposite side of park from entrance. Parking is free but often you have to search or wait one to five minutes for a space.

Brookdale Dog Park

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This huge new dog park is fully fenced with a separate small dog area, agility equipment, running water, waste bags, and gravel mulch.

Sirius Dog Run

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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.

Dyker Beach Park

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Dyker Beach Park includes a large, grassy dog run with a secure entrance where your pet can play off-leash.

Central Park

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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 Central Park. Off-leash hours are before 9:00 am and after 9:00 pm. 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.

West 72nd Street Dog Run

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West 72nd Street Dog Park in New York City makes the big city feel cozy to a dog owner and features two separate areas, plenty of seating, and lots of shade.

West Milford Dog Park

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The West Milford Dog Park is located in Pequannock Feed and Pet Supply on Marshall Hill Rd in WM. The park is free, but donations will be gladly accepted to help maintain the property. This dog park is just about an acre big and has separate areas and entrances for large and small dogs. Water is available across the parking lot under the big sign that says "Water". There are some agility obstacles including tunnels, a jump, and an A-frame. The fence around the dog park varies between 5 and 6 feet tall (depending on the land) but is secure. The dog park is open during Pequannock Feed store hours only. Rules are posted.

Paws Place Ward Acres Dog Park

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Pets love to socialize and play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which includes a separate area for small dogs.

Madison Square Park Dog Run

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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.

Lincoln Park Dog Run

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This large, well-maintained, off-leash dog park includes a separate area for small dogs, and even has its own fire hydrant.

Tamaques Park

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Tamaques Park is a dog friendly park with a pond, small woods area, picnic area with built in grill, and a lot more. There's a lot of grass, several baseball fields, a tennis court, and jungle gyms as well.

Cunningham Park Dog Run

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This large, attractive, off-leash dog park in Queens is known for being very clean and friendly.

Prospect Park Dog Field

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From 5am to 9am and 9 pm to 1 am daily, dogs can roam free and even swim in the Long Meadow, Neathermead and Peninsula areas of Prospect Park. You will be joined by hundreds of other happy dog owners and their dogs, enjoying the sprawling fields.

Silver Lake Dog Run

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This fenced, off-leash dog run is the largest on Staten Island, and includes a separate area for smaller pets. It is great place to socialize your pet.

Riverside County Park

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Riverside County Park has two double fenced area, one for large dogs and one for small dogs. It also has a water faucet, bowls and toys available for the dogs. There are park benches for the people to sit and trees for shade. Ice cream trucks and other vendors frequent the area as well.

Cameron Dog Park

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This Parsippany off-leash dog park is a rarely-crowded undiscovered gem.

Echo Lake Dog Park

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Pets love to roam free at this 3-acre fenced dog park, which includes a separate small dog area and benches for owners to relax on.

Carl Schurz Dog Park

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Carl Schurz Park has two off-leash dog runs where pups can mingle, and the promenade is a lovely place to stroll along the East River.

Suffern Kakiat Park

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This Suffern public park includes an enclosed dog run where pets may romp and play off-leash.

Pug Hill

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A group of Pug owners meets here on weekends at noon and allows the pugs to roam off-leash. Definitely a sight to be seen even without a Pug.

Union Square Dog Run

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Friendly owners and pets come to interact at the Union Square Dog Run. Dogs must be on a leash (no more than six feet long) at all times, except in dog runs and designated off-leash areas at prescribed times. You must pick up after your dog and dispose of the waste in containers provided throughout the park.

Bark Dog Park

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This park features separate areas for large and small dogs, and also includes a water fountain, waste bag dispenser, and a waste receptacle.

Overpeck Park Dog Run

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There's plenty of room for your pet to play at this fenced, off-leash dog park, which includes a separate area for small pets, benches, and plenty of shade.

Terhune Park

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This large, grassy park is rarely crowded, and includes paths through natural, wooded areas. Pets are welcome to join you on-leash.

Pequannock Township Bark Park

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This lovely off-leash dog park is set in the lovely surroundings of Foothills Park and features separate areas for small and large dogs. All dogs must be registered. Non-residents are charged a 25 entrance fee.

South Mountain Dog Park

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This spacious dog park in Maplewood includes separate areas for large and small dogs.

Linden Dog Park

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KEEP YOUR DOGS IN SHAPE The Linden Dog Park is located between So. Wood Ave. and Lower Rd. next to the PAL baseball fields in Memorial Park. Cool drinking water is available. The Park has a fenced in area with lots of space to run.

Owl's Head Park

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Your dog can run himself silly in the dog run at this Brooklyn area public park.

McCarren Park

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Bring your pet to play off-leash at this shady, fenced Brooklyn dog park known for being clean and well-maintained.

Franz Sigel Park

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This is a lovely park with seating, plenty of trees, and a gazebo. It has a fenced area where dogs can be off leash.

Forest Park Dog Run

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This lovely off-leash park includes a separate area for small dogs. Waste bags are available, and the landscape is well-kept.

Kennedy Dells Park Off-Leash Dog Run

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Walk the trails with your on-leash pet, or let them run free in the fenced, off-leash dog park, a great place for them to make friends.

Robert Moses Dog Park

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Your pet will love the chance to run and play off-leash at this fenced city dog park.

Van Cortlandt Park

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Pets love the chance to run free at this fenced, off-leash dog park, which includes two separate sections and plenty of wide open, grassy spaces.

Elmsford Dog Park

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Pets rave about the fun they have at this fenced dog park, which includes a separate area for small dogs and benches where owners can relax.

Van Vorst Park Dog Run

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This off-leash dog park is known for being friendly and well taken care of. There are separate areas for large and small dogs.

Wood Dale County Park

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This lovely public park includes a designated area where your pet is welcome to run and play off-leash. Drinking water is available.

Forest Park Dog Run

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Bring your pet out for some off-leash fun at this fenced dog park, though be aware that there is no separate area for smaller dogs.

Elizabeth Street Dog Park

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Located on the west side of I-87/287, this dog park is tucked behind a small grassy children's play area just off Elizabeth Place. There is a fenced in area with trees, hillside, and open area. Water is provided.

Leonia Dog Park/Lakeview Park

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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!

Fort Greene Park

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This lovely Brooklyn public park includes an off-leash area where pets can romp and play during early morning hours and late evening.

Nomahegan Park

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Dogs are allowed on leash at this park, however it is a regular park.

De Witt Clinton Dog Park

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Bring your pet to play off-leash at this small, fenced dog park right near the water.

Tourne County Park

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Dogs are welcome on-leash at this Boonton public park with great picnic areas and lovely hiking trails.

Tompkins Square Dog Run NYC

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This popular off-leash dog park is fully fenced with plenty of space to run and benches for owners to relax.

Hamilton Park Dog Runs

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Hamilton Park Dog Runs Park has off-leash areas for both small dogs (25 lbs and under) and big dogs.

North Bergen Dog Run

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Pets love the off-leash fun at this fenced dog park, which includes separate runs for different size pets, benches, water bowls, running water, donated toys, and waste bags.

Kingsland Point Dog Park

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Westchester County pooches will love to have some off-leash fun at this fenced dog park with trees and drinking water. Permits available at town hall.

Murray Playground Dog Run

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Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park on 21st Street.

North Chelsea Dog Park

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This much-loved off-leash dog park is a favorite with locals for its wonderful views of the river. The park is fully-fenced, and there are dog-friendly restaurants nearby.

Brower Park

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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.

Piermont Dog Run

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The Piermont Dog Run is a fenced run and play area located at the base of the Piermont Pier, just past the ballfield. The dog run is a membership club. Memberships may be obtained through the village clerk.

Astoria Park

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This large park, located right by a beautiful river, is a wonderful place to bring your on-leash pet. They're even welcome to run off-leash from 9pm to 9am.

Livingston Dog Park

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This lovely off-leash dog park includes drinking water, seating and shady areas. Nominal annual fee and up-to-date licensing required.

Smith's Clove Dog Park

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Pets love to run and play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which also includes a separate area for smaller dogs. Registration required.

Pelham Bay Park

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At over 2,700 acres, Pelham Bay Park is the city's largest park. Leashed dogs are welcome on the park's many trails.

Cedar Lane Dog Park

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Pets rave about the off-leash fun at this fenced dog run, which is mulched with wood chips to reduce mud. A great place to meet friendly pet owners!

Sprout Brook Dog Park

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Pets will love to run and play off-leash at this Cortlandt Manor dog park. The park is fully fenced with a separate area for smaller dogs.

Montville Township Dog Park

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You'll need to get a pass for this clean, secure, off-leash dog park in Montville.

Brookdale Dog Park

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Pet owners rave about this wonderful, fenced, off-leash dog park, which includes separate small dog area, drinking fountains, doggie washing station and agility equipment.

Dimattina Playground and Dog Run

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Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park on Rapelye Street near Hicks.

Church Square Dog Run

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Bring your pet for some off-leash fun at this fenced dog park, which includes separate small dog area, water fountains, and benches.

East River Park Esplanade

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Let your dog get some off-leash exercise at this clean, safe dog park, which is fully fenced. This park does tend to be busy in the evening hours.

Prospect Park

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This dog-friendly public park 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.

Leroy Street Dog Park

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Pets will love the chance to play and run off-leash at this fenced city dog park.

Hillside Dog Park

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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.

Watsessing Dog Park

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Pets love to run and play off-leash at this fenced dog park, which includes gravel ground cover to reduce mud as well as benches and water fountains.

Williamsbridge Oval

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Leashed dogs are welcome in the Williamsburg Playground, which is located near Gun Hill Road and the Bronx River Parkway. There is also an off-leash dog run located in the park.

Brooklyn Bridge Dog Park

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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.

Marcus Garvey Dog Park

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This fenced dog run with mulched ground cover is located inside Marcus Garvey park. It's a great place to bring your pet for some off-leash exercise.

Cooper Dog Park

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Locals love this fenced, off-leash dog run in Cooper Park, which is known for being clean and well-maintained.

Peekskill Dog Park at Tompkins Park

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Pets love to play off-leash at this much-loved new dog park in Peekskill. The park is fully fenced with grass and shade.

St. Nicholas Dog Park

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This lovely dog park in Harlem is fully fenced and includes separate small dog area. A great place to bring your pet to play off-leash.

Westvale Park

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Off leash park with small or large dog sections. Water, benches, little or no shade. Best part, the lights are on all night so while not technically open I've been there as last as midnight in winter. It's tricky to find. I use Harrington Ave to get there but you can use Sand Road too. Ask for the Department of Public Works or playing fields.

Donnelly Memorial Park Dog Run

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Fenced park with separate areas for large and small dogs, benches and shade trees, and amazing views of the Manhattan skyline.

Chelsea Waterside Park and Dog Run

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This pretty public park also includes a fenced dog run where your pet can get some off-leash exercise.

Ewen Park

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Leashed dogs are welcome in Ewen Park, which is located near Johnson Avenue and West 232nd Street. There is also an off-leash dog run located within the park.

Inwood Hill Park and Dog Run

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There is a fenced, off-leash dog run at Inwood Park - a great place for your pet to get some exercise!

Washington Square Dog Park

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You'll love this fenced, neighborhood dog park, a great place to bring your pet for some off-leash fun. Running water available.

J Byrne Memorial Park

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This Brooklyn off-leash dog park is rather small, so try to get there at less busy times.

Doughboy Plaza and Dog Run

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Located in Queens, Doughboy Plaza has a beloved park and dog run, as well as a historic WWI memorial statue. A great place to bring your pet and kids!

Fort Tryon Dog Run (Sir Williams Run)

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One of the largest runs in the city, this fenced off-leash park is a great place to bring your pet to meet the neighbors.

Peter Detmold Park and Dog Run

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Leashed pets are welcome throughout this park, and have a chance to play off-leash at the dog run within the park. The park is fully fenced with lovely trees for shade.

Fish Bridge Dog Run

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This fenced, off-leash dog run has running water and a kiddie pool for dogs to splash around in.

Seton Park

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Leashed dogs are welcome in Seton Park, which is located near West 235th Street and Independence Avenue. There is also an off-leash dog run located within the park.

Hackett Park

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Leashed dogs are welcome in Frank S. Hackett Park, which is located near Riverdale Avenue and West 254th Street. There is also an off-leash dog run located within the park.

Thomas Jefferson Dog Park

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Your pet will love to run and play off-leash in the fenced dog run at this popular New York public park.

Morningside Park and Dog Run

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Leashed dogs are welcome on the trails of this beautiful park. There are also fenced, off-leash dog runs where they can run and play.

Theodore Roosevelt Park

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This beautifully landscaped city park has a special fenced-in area where dogs may romp and play off-leash. Throughout the rest of the park, dogs must be leashed, though.

Maple Grange Community Park

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There are miles of trails for you to explore with your on-leash pet at this community park. They are not permitted on the fields made of synthetic grass.

Coleman Square Playground and Dog Run

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There is a fenced, off-leash dog park at this New York City public park where your pet is welcome to run and play.

Adam Yauch Park

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Leashed dogs are welcome in the Adam Yauch Park, which is located near Columbia Place and State Street.

J. Hood Wright Dog Park

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Pets will love to run and play off-leash at this fenced city dog park.

Tompkins Square Dog Run

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Pets may romp and play off-leash in the well maintained, mulched dog run at this public park. Leashed pets are welcome to enjoy the park outside of the dog run, too.

McGolrick Dog Park

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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.

Ewen Park Dog Run

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Enjoy a bit of off-leash exercise with your pet at the fenced dog run within Ewen Park. Leashed dogs are welcome throughout the rest of the park, too.

Henry Hudson Park and Dog Run

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Leashed pets are welcome throughout the park, and there is an off-leash dog run located within the park.

Seton Dog Park

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Your pet will love the chance to run and play off-leash at this fenced city dog park.

Hudson River Park

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Pets are welcome on-leash at this popular park.

Battery Park

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Leashed pets are welcome to join you in designated areas of this historic park set right on the water with views of the Statue of Liberty.

Highbridge Dog Park

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Pets will love the chance to play and run off-leash at this fenced city dog park.

Little Bay Dog Run

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Two separate areas for big and small dogs. Doggie water fountain available.

Riverside Park Dog Runs

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Riverside Park offers three dog runs where dogs of any size can romp off leash.

Union Square Park

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Leashed dogs are welcome in this park. On weekends, you'll often find mass congregations of New Yorkers here at events like the Greenmarket.

Bull Moose Dog Run

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You can let your pup run free at this dog run next to Museum of Natural History.

TriBeCa Dog Run

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TriBeCa (Pier 26) Dog Run - Newly revamped dog run in TriBeCa. - Separate large and small dog runs - Drinking water located in both runs - Adequate seating with shades for mommies and daddies - Double gate at entrance - Sprinkler area for the dogs to play in for both runs - Twice daily cleaning schedule everyday

Greenwood Lake Bark Park

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The Greenwood Lake Bark Park, a fenced in, off-leash venue purposed for the enjoyment of the family dog, is open to the public from dawn to dusk. The dog park has a pet water fountain, pet exercise equipment, pet waste station, and ample seating for pet owners.

Nash Park Dog Park

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Located inside Nash Park, this new in 2016 dog park offers plenty of green space for dogs to play and socialize.

1600 Park

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Multi-use 2.1-acre athletic field with a separate dog run, restrooms, bleachers, and viewing hill.

Viaduct Dog Park

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This is a small fenced dog run that features a doggy water fountain and agility equipment.

Sherry Park Dog Run

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Small paved dog run with benches and a natural dirt hill with shade trees alongside the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway.

Stevens Park Dog Run

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Community park offering a dog run plus a baseball field that's home to local Little League games.