Chicago - Pet-Friendly Dog Parks

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Anderson Dog Park

1611 Wabash Avenue,
Chicago, IL
There are dedicated areas for small and large dogs in this one-acre off leash dog park lined with artificial turf, along with doggy water fountains, water play areas, tunnels, shade shelters, picnic tables, and benches. Open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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Portage Dog Park

4100 North Long,
Chicago, IL
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Small off leash area with a doggy water fountain and dog-friendly kiddie pools (in the summer) in the northwest corner of the park, south of Berteau and west of the service yard. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Clarendon Dog Park

4501 North Marine Drive,
Chicago, IL
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Small off leash dog park with doggy water fountain at north end of Park District service yard, north of Montrose, near the Clarendon Park Community Center. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Bartelme Dog Park

115 South Sangamon,
Chicago, IL
A small sunken off leash dog park in the West Loop that features artificial grass and a very cool over-sized continually filling fountain/water bowl. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Fred Anderson Park

1611 S Wabash Ave,
Chicago, IL
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Named after the jazz saxophonist, the Fred Anderson Park has two entrances, one for small dogs and one for larger dogs. Fountains and doggie bag dispensers are available.
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Puptown

4900 North Marine Drive,
Chicago, IL
Located at Lawrence and Sheridan, this is a more expansive off leash dog park, more than a third of an acre. Has a doggy water fountain. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Coliseum Dog Park

1466 South Wabash Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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This small, tree-lined off leash park is located in the South Loop just below the elevated train tracks inside Coliseum Park. Open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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Grant Dog Park

951 S. Columbus Drive,
Chicago, IL
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Grant Park offers a fenced-in third of an acre for dogs to go off-leash. There is a water fountain and seating for humans. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Belmont Harbor Beach Dog Park

Belmont & Lake Shore Drive,
Chicago, IL
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Small but pretty off leash park located at the north end of Belmont Harbor east of Lake Shore Drive in Lincoln Park. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Logan Square Dog Park

2529 N West Logan Blvd.,
Chicago, IL
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Provides separate fenced-in areas for big and small dogs as well as water fountains and seating. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Churchill Field Dog Park

1825 N. Damen Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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Off leash dog park located along the train tracks, east of Damen, in the Churchill Field Playlot Park. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Challenger Dog Park

1100 West Irving Park Road,
Chicago, IL
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Small off leash area east of the elevated train tracks and playground in the Challenger Playlot Park. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Noethling Playlot Dog Park

2645 North Sheffield Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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A nice size off leash dog park, known to residents as Wiggly Field, with a doggy water fountain. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Lake Shore East Dog Park

450 East Benton Place,
Chicago, IL
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A small off leash area at the southern end of Lakeshore East Park, with a doggy water fountain. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Norwood Dog Park

5899 North Avondale,
Chicago, IL
Small off leash area with a doggy water fountain just north of the service yard on Avondale. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Hamlin Dog Park

3035 N. Hoyne Ave.,
Chicago, IL
Small off leash area at the northeast corner of Wellington and Hoyne; has running water. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Ohio Place Dog Park

360 W. Ohio Street,
Chicago, IL
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This dog park does not have a water fountain, so be sure to bring your own water. Seating available for humans.
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Portage Park

4100 North Long Ave,
Chicago, IL
This park offers a dog-friendly area with water fountains, seating, and a doggie pool in the summer.
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River Park Dog Park

5100 N. Francisco Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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Small off leash area southeast of the fieldhouse. Has a doggy water fountain. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Walsh Dog Park

1722 North Ashland Avenue,
Chicago, IL
A small off leash dog park near the train tracks with a doggy water fountain. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Wicker Dog Park

1425 North Damen Avenue,
Chicago, IL
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A small off-leash area with a doggy water fountain. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Park No. 569 Dog Park

1358 West Monroe,
Chicago, IL
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Located in the neighborhood of Near West. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Ward Playground Dog Park

630 North Kingsbury Street,
Chicago, IL
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Par of A. Montgomery Ward Park. Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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Skinner Park

17 Soth Loomis Street,
Chicago, IL
Dog friendly park
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The Park at Lakeshore East

411 E Benton Place,
Chicago, IL
Dog friendly park
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Jackson Bark

5800 S Lake Shore Drive,
Chicago, IL
Dog Park
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Wiggly Field

2645 N Sheffield Ave,
Chicago, IL
Dog Park