Ready to get the wiggles out and give the world a sniff in Calgary? We've cooked up a list of the most popular off-leash dog parks in Calgary for you to explore with your best friend.
Calgary boasts over 3,000 acres of designated off-leash dog park in their park system— that's over 17% of their total parkland! With more than 150 parks to choose from, we focused on 7 of the most popular to feature here.
Click on the parks in the map below for more info on the parks, and scroll down for Instagram photos of each park!
Top 7 Dog Parks in Calgary
- Nose Hill Park
- River Park
- Rotary Park
- Sue Higgens Park
- Edworthy Park
- Bowmont Off Leash Area
- Tom Campbell’s Hill
5620 14th Street NW Calgary, AB T3K 2P6 | map
One of the largest parks in North America, Nose Hill's generous off leash dog areas allow tons of natural space to relax and unwind far from city life.
2. River Park
5139 14 Street Sw Calgary, AB T3E 1P1 | map
River Park and neighboring Sandy Beach and Britannia off leash areas offer a generous diversity of terrain to enjoy.
3. Rotary Park
617 1 Street NE Calgary, AB T2E 3B3 | map
A beautiful closed-in park with kid's playground and splash park amenities.
Deerfoot Trail and Southland Drive Calgary, AB T2J | map
Clark hit up Sue Higgins Dog Park for the first time today. He splashed around in the water, enjoyed the sun and met some new friends. It was a good day... ??☀️? #calgarydogs #calgary #yycdogs #yyc #dogstagram #pets #petsagram #englishbulldog #englishbulldogs #englishbulldogsofig #bulldog #bulldogs #bulldogsofinstagram #suehigginspark
Calgary's largest off leash dog park is a fully fenced doggie paradise. Nature trails and romping zones abound.
Spruce Dr SW Calgary, AB T3C 3B2 | map
This natural park is a fun one to let your dog explore. Take a trail free wander through trees and grass and pretend you're far away from it all.
6. Bowmont Off Leash Area
8660 Bearspaw Dam Rd NW Calgary, AB T3L 1S4 | map
This is a great park for hiking so pack a leash for some adventures together, then finish your excursion with a stop at the fenced in off leash zone.
7. Tom Campbell's Hill
25 St. George's Dr. NE Calgary, AB T2E 5E4 | map
This hilltop park has some world-class views of the city. Run your dog up and down the hill for maximum exhaustion.
Have too many plans to exercise your dog properly while you’re in Calgary? Rest easy knowing that you can easily hire a local dog walker who will be happy to help our. Your dog will thank you!