Off-Leash Dog Parks in San Francisco, CA

There are 56 off-leash dog parks in San Francisco. 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 San Francisco.

Pet Friendly Golden Gate Park
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
Pet Friendly Ocean Beach
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
Fort Funston Located on Skyline Blvd, Fort Funston is one of the best places in all of San Francisco to bring your dog for a day of fun. Plenty of open space allows your dog to run free (as long as they are well-behaved and under voice command), and there are several trails, beach areas and other dogs to keep your pup happy. Dogs must be on a leash in the Bank Swallow habitat areas. See Details
Bernal Hill Dog Park at Bernal Heights This dog park is one of the largest in San Francisco with plenty of room for on or off-leash fun. Terrain is steep but scenic. Plastic bags are available at both entrances to the park, which can be found at the parking lot at the intersection of Folsom and Bernal Heights (north entrance) or where Bernal Heights dead ends (south entrance). See Details
McLaren Park McLaren Park is a park in the Bayview neighborhood of 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
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
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
Mount Davidson Park Quiet park with plenty of room for dogs to roam off-leash. See Details
Corona Heights Park Off-leash dog park located adjacent to the Field Museum in the Corona Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. You'll get plenty of exercise climbing the hill here, and the views are great. 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
Pine Lake Park Adjacent to Pine Lake, you'll find a spacious grassy off-leash area for dogs to play. See Details
Mountain Lake Park The off-leash dog park at Mountain Lake Park in the Richmond neighborhood of San Francisco is located in the far eastern corner of the park. A favorite spot for dog owners and their pups. See Details
Potrero Hill Mini Park This small off-leash dog park area is located in the Potrero Hill neighborhood of San Francisco. See Details
Lake Merced Dog Play Area Off-leash dog park adjacent to Lake Merced in San Francisco, CA. Dog owners who bring their pets here should use extra caution, as the park is next to a roadway with heavy, high speed traffic. See Details
Dolores Park Located near San Francisco's Mission District and the Castro, this park has an off-leash area that is pouplar with dog owners and their furry friends. See Details
Saint Mary's Park This off-leash dog park in the Bernal Heights neighborhood of San Francisco is a small park with both grassy areas and a paved path with bench seating. See Details
Jefferson Square Dog Park The legal off-leash area is on the West side of Jefferson Square Park. Jefferson Square Park is in the Western Addition neighborhood and is a popular park for locals. It's a gently sloping grassy park. See Details
Lafayette Park Off-leash dog park area in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco, CA. This park is very popular with dog owners but is located on a steep slope with nearby heavy traffic, so dog owners should use extra caution here. See Details
Mission Creek Dog Park Neighbors love this fenced off-leash dog park, which includes drinking water, benches, and gravel to minimize puddling. See Details
Buena Vista Park Buena Vista Park in the Haight Ashbury neighborhood of San Francisco features an off-leash area for man's best friend. Treat your dog to a morning or afternoon run and take in the scenic views from the top of the hill. See Details
Marina Green Pets find plenty of fun at this wide open park very popular with the local community. They're welcome on-leash. See Details
Fort Point Pets love to join their owners for a day of fishing at this popular spot, or bring them for a stroll along the water. Dogs welcome if leashed. See Details
Victoria Manalo Draves Park Though not an official dog park, locals have voluntarily taken on keeping up this quiet neighborhood park as a safe, clean place for their pets to play. See Details
Allyne Dog Park This small, fenced dog park has a charming atmosphere, and includes grass, shade trees, and benches for owners to rest on. Located next to the historic McElroy Octagon House at Union and Gough, this fenced-in park is frequented by dog owners and parents with children. It is beautifully landscaped with paths, trees, shrubs, flowers, benches, and grassy areas. See Details