Dog Off-leash Parks

Douglas County is pleased to offer several off-leash areas for your canine companions. Dog park users must adhere to all posted rules. Pet waste removal bags are provided at each location. Please help keep these areas open by cleaning up after your dog. Remember, dogs are allowed off-leash ONLY in the designated areas.  For more information or questions regarding Douglas County dog parks, call 303.660.7495. Dog Off Leash Rules


Greenland Open Space – Devon’s Dog Park

Devon’s Dog Park, a 17-acre dog park, is located on the east side of the Greenland Open Space trailhead.  Devon’s Dog Park is open one hour before sunrise until one hour after sunset.

Douglas County expresses appreciation to Devon Theune for spearheading the creation of this dog off-leash area in 2008 as part of her Girl Scout Gold Award.

Directions:

1532 Noe Road, Larkspur, CO

Take I-25 to the Greenland Exit 167 and go west and follow the gravel road 3/4 mile to the Greenland Open Space Trailhead. Devon’s Dog Park is located at the east end of the trailhead parking lot.   For more information call Douglas County Open Space at 303-660-7495.


Bayou Gulch Regional Park

Provides 2+ acres of off-leash fun for man’s best friend on the east side of Fox Sparrow Road. The dog park area is adjacent to 2.5 miles of soft-surface trails that require dogs to be on leash as a courtesy to other trail users and wildlife. The dog park is open one hour before sunrise until one hour after sunset.

Directions:

Take Hwy. 83 south of Parker to Bayou Gulch Road; travel east one mile and turn north on Fox Sparrow Road. The dog park is on the right (east) side of the park.  For more information please call Douglas County Parks at 720-733-6990.


Fairgrounds Regional Park

Located in downtown Castle Rock, has 2+ acres in the eastern corner of the park for an off-leash doggone good time!  The dog park is open one hour before sunrise until one hour after sunset.

Directions:

From downtown Castle Rock, take Wilcox to Plum Creek Parkway and turn east. Take a left at the third entry into Fairground Regional Park and turn right into the upper parking lot. The dog park may be accessed from the park’s main entrance; however, the off-leash area is in the easternmost point of Fairgrounds Regional Park and dogs in other sections of the park must be leashed.  For more information please call Douglas County Parks at 720-733-6990.


Glendale Farm Open Space Trail

Glendale Farm has a 17-acre off-leash dog park that is perfect for burning some of Fido’s energy. The dog park is adjacent to 1.6 miles of Glendale Trail, where dogs are required to be on a leash to protect the sensitive habitat of the area. The dog park is open one hour before sunrise until one hour after sunset.

Directions:

12300 S. Havana Street, Castle Rock, CO

Going north, take exit 188 Castle Pines Parkway, turn right and then an immediate left onto the east frontage road, which is S. Havana Street.  Travel north approximately 2 miles to Glendale Farm Open Space on the east (right) side of the road

Going south, take exit 192 Ridge Gate Parkway.  Turn left and proceed through the I-25 underpass; turn right on S. Havana Street, and travel approximately 2 miles to Glendale Farm Open space on the east (right) side of the road.

For more information please call Douglas County Open Space at 303-660-7495.

Other Dog Off-Leash Areas in the County

Highlands Ranch

Highlands Ranch Metro District (www.highlandsranch.org) offers four off-leash areas around their community. For more information or questions regarding Metro Districts dog parks, call 303-791-2710.

Hound Hill at Highland Heritage Regional Park

South of the Quebec/University/Lincoln intersection behind the Highlands Ranch Post Office. Hound Hill users may park in the Highland Heritage Regional Park parking lot at 9651 S. Quebec Street to access the off-leash park.

Digger’s at Dad Clark Park

3385 Asterbrook Circle, west of Fairview Parkway and Summit View Parkway. Parking is available at Dad Clark Park.

Fido’s Field at Foothills Park

1042 Riddlewood Drive. To get to Foothills Park from Lucent Boulevard, turn south on Timbervale Trail to Riddlewood. It can also be accessed from Winterthur Way, west of Broadway. Parking is available at Foothills Park off Winterthur Way.

Rover’s Run at Redstone Park

East of 3280 East Redstone Park, near the intersection of Town Center Drive and Foothills Canyon Boulevard. Parking is available at the Redstone Park Tennis Center.

David A. Lorenz Regional Park

Managed by South Suburban Parks and Recreation (www.ssprd.org) at 8560 S. Colorado Boulevard. Park access is from the south side of County Line Road at the intersection of Big Dry Creek Road. For more information on this dog off-leash area call 303-798-5131.

Chatfield State Park

11500 N. Roxborough Park Road, Littleton, CO

Has approximately 75 acres set aside as a dog off-leash area. The park also has two ponds within this acreage for your dog to cool off and play with friends. Access the dog park from the Stevens Grove parking lot, downstream from the dam. Chatfield State Park requires a daily entrance fee of $8 or an annual pass to all Colorado State Parks, $70.00 (prices as of 2013).  There is an additional daily entrance fee of $2.00 per day for the dog off-leash area, or $20 for an annual dog off-leash pass.  For more information please call Chatfield State Park 303-791-7275.

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Douglas County Outdoors

Douglas County Outdoors

Douglas County Outdoors

Parks, Trails & Building Grounds

9651 S. Quebec St.
Littleton, CO 80130
Phone: 720.733.6990
Fax: 303.470.0916
Email:
jlopez@douglas.co.us

Office Hours:

7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For Park Reservations

9651 S. Quebec St.
Littleton, CO 80130
Phone: 720.733.6990
Fax: 303.470.0916

Weather Hotline

720.733.6999
(field conditions only)

Open Space and Natural Resources

100 Third Street
Castle Rock, CO 80104
Phone: 303.660.7495
Fax: 303.663.2064
Email:

Office Hours:

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.