As the Dog Days Of Summer Come To A Close
Looking for a great place to walk your dog?
Check out these dog parks near Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, Lake Worth and Palm Beach Gardens.
The top 5 listed below include no leash dog parks. Exploring these doggie parks is also a potential opportunity for your dog to make new friends as well as their loving owner.
1. Lake Ida Park and Dog Park
1455 Lake Ida Rd
Delray Beach, Fl 33444
Lake Ida Park and Dog Park feature two large dog sections which are rotated and not open at the same time. There is also one small dog section. What many pet owners like is the dog wash station and dog water fountain. Also available are Doggie Bag dispensers.
Restrooms are available for humans.
Hours are Sunrise to Sunset. On Thursdays, the park is closed from 12 noon to 3pm for maintenance.
2. Lake Woof Dog Park
1996 Center Drive
John Prince Park
2520 Lake Worth Road 33461
To enter this park, enter through the John Prince entrance. This is an off-leash dog park with 5 separate dog areas. Each are marked for small, medium and large size dogs. In each of the five areas there are gazebos and amenities. The dog amenities include: a pet waste station, drinking fountains for both dogs and owners, a pet washing station and restrooms. There is also a parking area.
The hours are Sunrise to Sunset. Closed on Thursdays from 12noon - 3pm for maintenance.
3. Pooch Pines Dog Park
7715 Forest Hill Blvd.
West Palm Beach, Fl
Pet owners rave about this dog park located in Okeeheelee Park. Have you ever seen a word with so many e’s? This 900 acre park was named according to reports, with a Seminole name that means “pretty waters.” The translation was later changed to “quiet waters”. They have two large dog areas, one small dog area and a double gated entry. Your dog can also enjoy the cooling stations and doggie fountains.
Pooch Pines is open from Sunrise to Sunset. Wednesdays they are closed from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm for maintenance.
4. Jupiter Off Leash Dog Park - At Beautiful Jupiter Beach
Jupiter has had a beach accessible area for dogs since 1989. It is one of the few beaches available to walk and enjoy the sun, warmth and water, along with your family, friends and pet. The beach area for dogs is approximately 2.5 miles.
For a map of which area of the beach is open to your dog, click here.
5. Mizner Park Dog Park
751 Banyan Trail
Boca Raton, FL 3343
Mizner Park Dog Park is 6 acres and welcomes dogs of all sizes. There is a separate area for small dogs (under 20 lbs), one for medium dogs (20-50 lbs) and one for large dogs (50+ lbs). When you enter the double-gated entryway, dogs are permitted to run off-leash. Yay!
This park includes doggie bags, water fountains, wash stations and trash cans.
Mizner Park Dog Park is handicap accessible and has been designated a no-smoking park.
Park hours are every day from 7:30am until dusk except Wednesdays. Wednesdays the park is open from noon until dusk. ***** Parking Permit Required********
Caution: Please make sure you follow all rules and regulations which differ by park. They are designed to create a safe and clean space for all who visit. Some parks are only accessible with a parking permit. Check before you go.