Off-Leash Dog Parks in Santa Barbara, CA

There are 10 off-leash dog parks in Santa Barbara, CA. Use the links below to get an overview of each dog park, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners.

Douglas Family Preserve

Douglas Family Preserve is one of two off-leash dog parks in Santa Barbara, CA. This 70-acre property features hiking trails, as well as a beach where your dog can run leash free. Dog owners should bring poop bags and fresh water for their pups.

Tuckers Grove Park

Enjoy a leisurely stroll through this Santa Barbara park. Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash.

Orpet Park

This long, narrow park is used as an off-leash exercise park by a regular crowd of responsible local dog owners.

Elings Park

There's loads of room for your pet to run and play at this extensive off-leash park, which includes lovely trails and grassy areas. Membership required.

Patterson Neighborhood Open Space

Your pet will go wild for this Goleta natural space. They're welcome on-leash any time, though the park also has designated off-leash hours.

Toro Canyon Park

This beautiful canyon park is a wonderful place to bring your pet for an on-leash walk, though be careful as rattlesnakes have been seen here.

Tabano Hollow

This Goleta public park is a great spot to bring your pet for an on-leash walk. Check website for designated off-leash hours.

Hale Park

This little-known Montecito park is a great place for you to bring your pet for some fresh air. Dogs welcome if leashed.

Girsch Park

Pets are welcome to join you on-leash at this Goleta park, which sometimes hosts agility and obedience matches.

Isla Vista Park

Locals love to bring their dogs to this great neighborhood park, which offers designated off-leash hours.