Off-Leash Dog Parks in Wilmington, DE

There are 5 off-leash dog parks in Wilmington, and 20 more nearby. 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 Wilmington.

Pet Friendly Talley Day Park
Talley Day Park Talley Day Park features a well-maintained off leash bark park that is fully fenced with separate sections for small and large dogs. There are also wooded trails, a pond, and pathways for Fido to explore. See Details
Pet Friendly Carousel Farm Off Leash Area
Carousel Farm Off Leash Area Hot summer day? Bring your pet for a dip at this dog-friendly off-leash pond, though be careful as the area is not fenced. See Details
Rockford Park Rockford Park is a popular pet-friendly place to bring Fido in Wilmington. The main attraction at this park is Rockford Tower, a 100-year-old water tower. The tower is set among rolling hills, wooded areas, and vistas that are ideal for wandering with your pooch. The best part for dog owners about Rockford Park is that there's an off-leash dog area as well. The park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Brandywine Park Brandywine Park is dog-friendly. Home to the Brandywine Zoo and Baynard Stadium, this historic park has recently been restored and is a beautiful place to hang out with your pooch in the center of Wilmington. Described by locals as their very own Central Park, Fido can join you on the pathways and grassy areas adjacent to the Brandywine River. You can wander around 178 acres of land, including wooded trails, formal gardens, and sculptures. Brandywine Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Banning Park Dog Park Off-leash area inside Banning Park with sections for small and large dogs, water fountains, shade trees, and trails nearby. See Details
Lloyd Park This large, fenced public park has a creek running through the property, which a lot of dogs really enjoy. There is also a separate playground for children and a beach volleyball court. See Details
Lums Pond Dog park The off-leash area of this popular park features tall grasses, woods, and even access to the pond for doggie swimming. See Details
Iron Hill Dog Park This neighborhood off-leash dog park is known for its friendly community of dog-lovers. The park is fully fenced with separate areas for small and large dogs. See Details
Haverford Reserve Dog Park A dog park is planned to begin construction here in early 2010. The park will be fenced, a great place for your pet to get some off-leash exercise. See Details
Roonie's Canine Corner at Robert Lambert Park Roonie's Canine Corner at Robert Lambert Park is a fenced park that requires dogs to be licensed and current on vaccinations. See Details
West Mill Creek Park A beautiful small shady park with a "fitness trail" that welcomes dogs on and off-leash. There is a creek running along one side where dogs and people swim and play. Friendly people and dogs can be found daily, especially around 5-6pm. It is not securely fenced off from the road. See Details
Elsmere Dog Park Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. Fenced-in dog park area. 2 fenced in areas (1 for small dogs, 1 for big dogs). Basic equipment for agility training present. Water fountains for humans and water spigots for dogs. Easily accessible parking lot next to the facility. Small dog side has a canopy to shade the benches. Large dog side has a lot of benches available, but no canopies. See Details
Everhart Park Pets are welcome on-leash at the dog run, located inside a public park with walking trails and a children's playground. See Details
Dream Park Gloucester County Dog Park The Dog Park has a water fountain, 2 gazebos, 4 dog waste stations, and 8 benches. The 2.5 acre area on the corner of High Hill and Birch Creek Roads in Logan Township features a Small Dog Park for dogs less than 25 pounds that is .5 acres; and a Large Dog Park that is one acre. See Details
Goddard Park Goddard Park has adequate parking, an off leash fenced dog run, a few miles of trails which part is paved, the rest is graveled, a playground for the kids, 2 portable toilets onsite one of which is handicapped accessible.Goddard Park is in phase one with more trails and a fishing pier to come. Beautiful park mantained very well by London Grove Township and volunteers. See Details
Claymont Community Center Dog Park An old baseball field has been recycled into a nice dog park! Two separated areas, one for smaller and one for bigger doggies. Well maintained grass and there are "waste stations" with free poop bags. Nothing fancy but it's all fenced in! You can park at the Community Center. Bring water on a hot day, there is no water fountain. It's not very big, it's a neighborhood dog park but it serves its purpose. See Details
Kent Dog Park The Kent Dog Park offers a fenced-in area for well-behaved dogs to get fresh air, exercise and playtime with other dogs. Members of the dog park may let their canine pals romp unleashed in the fenced-in facility, which contains a covered pavilion, benches, water, and, of course, dog-litter bags. The Dog Park is divided into two fenced-in areas: one for dogs 25 pounds and larger, and one for smaller dogs. Both enclosures are double-gated to prevent dogs from getting loose, and an electronic key fob is required for entrance. Hours are dawn to dusk daily. The Dog Park is operated by The Delaware County Department of Parks and Recreation and Upper Darby Township. Park users are required to register for membership, and to abide by the rules and regulations designed to keep the park safe and well-maintained. Registration: Use of the Dog Park is for Delaware County residents only, and registration requires a current dog license and rabies vaccination. Annual membership is $20 per household;$10 for senior citizens. Renewal is $10 for residents, and $5 for seniors. See Details
Gibbstown Dog Park This is a cute little dog park to allow Fido to run and play. See Details
Riverview Park Leashed dogs are welcome in Riverview Park, which is located on Broadway in Pennsville. See Details
Glasgow Regional Park The state-of-the-art Glasgow Regional Park includes rails, steps, and half-pipes for fun and fitness with Fido. The Glasgow Regional Park includes two separate off-leash bark parks (New Castle County Large Bark Park and New Castle County Small Bark Park) for small and large dogs. The park also includes a 2.75-mile paved walking path for leashed walks with dogs. See Details
Nick Mowers Dog Park Nick Mowers Dog Park is pet-friendly. This fenced dog park with separate large and small areas is a popular place to take your dog for a social and some exercise. Let your pooch play off-leash at this New Jersey dog park. See Details
West Goshen Township Dog Park West Goshen Township Dog Park is pet-friendly. Located at the Robert E. Lambert Park on Pottstown Pike, this recreation area allows your pooch to play off-leash. The fenced area is divided into a small and large section. Dogs will also be excited to see agility equipment to play on within the park. West Goshen Township Dog Park is open every day of the week from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Chester Park Chester Park is pet-friendly. This well-maintained ball field doubles as an off leash dog park for local pups. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind. See Details
Concord Dog Park Concord Dog Park is pet-friendly. Located at Concord Township Park, this public recreation spot is fenced to allow your pooch to run freely inside. Owners are reminded to keep an eye on their dogs and to clean up any mess that is left behind. After playing, take a wander around the paved trails with your leashed pup. Concord Dog Park is open every day of the week from sunrise until sunset. See Details