32 Dog Parks in the Sacramento Area, Mapped Sacramento Real Estate
March 7, 2019

32 Dog Parks in the Sacramento Area, Mapped

Our hometown is no stranger to dogs. In fact, with more than 30 dog parks in the Sacramento area, we’d say this is a pretty dog-friendly place to live. Our communities offer beautiful fenced areas available year-round and several unfenced spaces where your dog can play freely.

We rounded up some of the region’s best to ensure your next outing is the best one yet. Use our map below to track down the park nearest you, then scroll down to find specific information on each one, listed in alphabetical order.

If you’re looking for even more local dog resources check out our complete guide, The Ultimate Dog Owner’s Guide to Sacramento, which includes information on local food stores, dog walkers, veterinarians, trainers and more.

Aspen Greenbelt | Davis

Approximately 2000 Shasta Drive, Davis | Unfenced

The City of Davis operates several open areas where dogs are allowed off-leash as long as they’re under voice control. The Aspen Greenbelt stretches between Glacier Dr and Arroyo Park where you can run and play with your dog in the quiet, residential green space.

 

C-Bar-C Park | Citrus Heights

8275 Oak Avenue, Citrus Heights | Fenced

The gorgeous dog park at C-Bar-C Park offers a large, open area for play complete with shade trees, benches, dirt and grass areas, and water fountains. There is a smaller fenced section for small dogs as well.

 

Carmichael Park | Carmichael

5750 Grant Avenue, Carmichael | Fenced

The Canine Corral at Carmichael Park is open from dawn to dark and is supported by volunteers. The spacious off-leash play area offers separate fenced areas for large and small dogs as well as seating, shade trees and various terrains.

 

Community Park | Davis

1405 F Street, Davis | Fenced

Just west of the skate park in Community Park, you’ll find a fenced play area for dogs complete with shade trees and plenty of room to play.

 

Elk Grove Park | Elk Grove

9950 Elk-Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove | Fenced

off leash dog parks in near Sacramento California

As a whole, Elk Grove Park offers 122 acres of outdoor play. The fenced dog park is complete with huge, mature shade trees, benches and agility equipment.

 

FIDO Field Dog Park | Folsom

1780 Creekside Drive, Folsom | Fenced

Located at Cummings Family Park, FIDO Field Dog Park is Folsom’s first off-leash dog park. Open Thursday through Tuesday from 7 a.m. to one hour after sunset, the fenced area offers differing terrain, benches, waste bags and water fountains.

 

Glenbrook Park | Sacramento

8500 La Riviera Drive, Sacramento | Fenced

The new and improved off-leash dog park at Glenbrook Park offers a one-acre fenced park for small dogs and a separate fenced park for large dogs.

 

Granite Regional Park | Sacramento

8200 Ramona Avenue, Sacramento | Fenced

Located on the opposite side of Ramona Ave. from the majority of Granite Regional Park, this fenced dog park offers a space complete with mature trees, benches and water.

 

Howe Park | Sacramento

2201 Cottage Way, Sacramento | Fenced

Operated by the Fulton-El Camino Recreation and Parks District, the dog park at Howe Park was the very first dog park constructed in the Greater Sacramento area. Since opening, they’ve added a separate area for small dogs, too. Both offer shade trees, picnic tables and water.

 

Jacinto Creek Park | Elk Grove

8600 West Stockton Boulevard, Elk Grove | Fenced

Located in an 11-acre community park—Jacinto Creek Park—this off-leash play area is fully fenced and offers picnic tables, shade trees and different terrains to play on.

 

John Barovetto Park | Davis

4400 Alhambra Drive, Davis | Unfenced

The City of Davis operates several open areas where dogs are allowed off-leash as long as they’re under voice control. You can find this one in the southeast area of John Barovetto Park.

 

Laguna Community Park | Elk Grove

9014 Bruceville Road, Elk Grove | Fenced

This 16-acre community park offers a fenced dog play area on the west side complete with benches, shade trees, water and open grass areas.

 

Lynn Robie Dog Park | Sacramento

7895 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento | Fenced

off leash dog parks in near Sacramento California

Located at Bill Conlin Sports Complex, Lynn Robie Dog Park has two separate areas for large and small dogs. The small dog area is 0.21 acres and the large dog area is 1.34 acres. Both parks have turf areas as well as natural dirt and grass, shade, water and benches.

 

Morse Community Park | Elk Grove

5540 Bellaterra Drive, Elk Grove | Fenced

The off-leash dog park at Morse Community Park offers a spacious area complete with picnic tables, benches and water fountains.

 

North Natomas Regional Park | Sacramento

2501 New Market Drive, Sacramento | Fenced

off leash dog parks in near Sacramento California

Renovations to the dog play areas at North Natomas Regional Park have provided a new and improved off-leash park for all seasons. The area will offer a half-acre small dog park, a two-acre large dog park, washing stations and drinking fountains, large shade trees, shade canopies with benches, a designated agility zone and a water play zone.

 

Partner Park | Sacramento

5699 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento | Fenced  

Located behind Belle Cooledge Community Center, Partner Park offers a fenced grass play area with water, shade trees and picnic tables.

 

Phoenix Park | Fair Oaks

9050 Sunset Avenue, Fair Oaks | Fenced

In partnership with FORDOG, the Fair Oaks Recreation and Parks District operates Phoenix Dog Park in Phoenix Park. This facility offers nearly two acres with three separate, fenced areas: a small dog and puppy area, a large dog area and space for less sociable or shy dogs. Additionally, you’ll find water fountains, shade trees and canopies, benches and wading pools during the summer.

 

Pioneer Park | Davis

5035 Hamel Street, Davis | Unfenced

The City of Davis operates several open areas where dogs are allowed off-leash as long as they’re under voice control. Just northeast of the playground at Pioneer Park, your dog can exercise off leash.

 

Regency Community Park | North Natomas

5500 Honor Pkwy, North Natomas | Fenced

Located in the north end of Regency Community Park, this off-leash dog park offers separate areas for small and large dogs as well as water, shade canopies, benches and different terrains.

 

RRUFF Rocklin Dog Park | Rocklin

5480 5th St, Rocklin | Fenced

off leash dog parks in near Sacramento California

Located in Johnson-Springview Park, RRUFF Rocklin Dog Park is one of the area’s most popular dog play areas. It offers separate sections for small and large dogs as well as a smaller fenced area for special needs dogs and their owners; this can also be used for service dog training, obedience training and the occasional rescue group adoption days. Open 365 days per year, the enclosed areas are entirely covered in 100% organic playground-quality cedar chips.

 

Sacramento County Animal Care Shelter: The Bark Park | Sacramento

3839 Bradshaw Road, Sacramento | Fenced

Located in front of the Sacramento County Animal Care Shelter, the Bark Park offers two acres of off-leash play area with separate areas for large and small dogs. Both fenced areas have drinking fountains, benches and shade trees.

 

Sam Combs Park | Sacramento

155 Stone Blvd, West Sacramento | Fenced

Sam Combs Park offers 4.5 acres of play for families, including dogs! The facilities off-leash dog area offers two fenced sections for large and small dogs complete with picnic tables, mature trees and water fountains.

 

Slide Hill Park | Davis

1525 Tulip Lane, Davis | Unfenced

The City of Davis operates several open areas where dogs are allowed off-leash as long as they’re under voice control. This dog exercise area can be found on the south end of Slide Hill Park.

 

Summerfield Park | West Sacramento

2950 Linden Rd, West Sacramento | Fenced

On the north end of the nine-acre Summerfield Park, you’ll find two fenced dog play areas separated for large and small dogs. Each one offers plenty of room to run, benches and water fountains.

 

Sutter’s Landing Park | Sacramento

20 28th Street, Sacramento | Fenced

Nestled along the American River, Sutter’s Landing Park is a huge open space, and 2.5 acres of that are reserved for dogs. The dog park has separate areas for large and small dogs, shade canopies, water fountains, benches, picnic tables and more.

 

Sycamore Park | Davis

1313 Sycamore Lane, Davis | Unfenced

off leash dog parks in near Sacramento California

The City of Davis operates several open areas where dogs are allowed off-leash as long as they’re under voice control. The area at Sycamore Park is located just southwest of the playground.

 

Tanzanite Community Park | Sacramento

2220 Tanzanite Way, Sacramento | Fenced

The off-leash dog area at Tanzanite Community Park offers two full acres!

 

Toad Hollow Dog Park | Davis

1919 Second Street, Davis | Fenced

The Toad Hollow Dog Park offers a wide open, grassy dog play area with seating and several good areas for shade. Please be aware that this park occasionally closes during the winter when we’ve had heavy rains.  

 

Truitt Bark Park | Sacramento

1818 Q Street, Sacramento | Fenced

Open 365 days per year from sunrise to 10 p.m., this beautiful dog park offers separate areas for large and small dogs, public art, lighting, shade trees, differing terrain and a community plaza. On the north end of the park, you’ll even find a community garden!

 

University Avenue Dog Park | Sacramento

1900 University Avenue, Sacramento | Fenced

Located along the scenic American River, this park offers a small fenced area with benches, shade trees and waste bags available.

 

Valley Oak Park | Sacramento

2780 Mabry Dr, Sacramento | Fenced

At Valley Oak Park, you’ll find two separate dog parks: a half-acre area for small dogs and a two-acre area for large dogs. Both have open, turf areas, benches, tables and drinking fountains.

 

Walnut Park | Davis

2700 Lillard Drive, Davis | Unfenced

The City of Davis operates several open areas where dogs are allowed off-leash as long as they’re under voice control. In Walnut Park, you can find an off-leash exercise area directly east of the tennis courts.

 

Looking for more resources?

Check out our complete guide, The Ultimate Dog Owner’s Guide to Sacramento, which includes information on local food stores, dog walkers, veterinarians, trainers and more.

Category Davis, Elk Grove, Fair Oaks, Neighborhood Guides, Sacramento

Sabrina Hayes

Sabrina is a content specialist for Lyon Real Estate, the leading independent real estate company in the greater Sacramento region. The Lyon blog focuses on community news + local events, as well as home inspiration + design trends. Enjoy!

Leave a Comment