Philadelphia - Pet-Friendly Dog Parks


Mario Lanza Dog Park

200 Queen Street,
Philadelphia, PA
Gravel lined; bring your own poop bags. The organization responsible for the maintenance of the park, Queen Village K9, sponsors Yappy Hours once a month, partnering with local pet-friendly establishments with outdoor patios where you can meet and mingle with other pet owners and their pooches over a cocktail.

Chester Avenue Dog Park

Chester Avenue & 48th Street,
Philadelphia, PA
Pet Friendly Chester Avenue Dog Park  in Philadelphia, PA
This is a members-only off-leash park in West Philadelphia, with a waiting list and an annual fee of $115. The park is a combination of dirt and grass and also includes a doggy pool for cooling down.

Schuykill River Park Dog Run

2500 Lombard Street,
Philadelphia, PA
This synthetic grass-lined off-leash dog run with an attractive brick surround has sections for large and small dogs and a doggy water fountain.

Monk’s Dog Run at Monkiewicz Playground

2899 E. Allegheny Avenue,
Philadelphia, PA
Lined with wood chips; supplies free poop bags but you need to bring your own water. Also has doggie play equipment. Open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Seger Dog Run

1020 Lombard Street,
Philadelphia, PA
Wood chip-lined dog run. Enjoy Woofstock during the summer every Tuesday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m, with live music and food trucks.

Orianna Hill Dog Park

900 North Orianna Street,
Philadelphia, PA
You’ll need to register online and get a special dog tag to use this shaded grassy off-leash park, but it’s worth it.

Columbus Square Dog Park

12th Street between Reed and Wharton,
Philadelphia, PA
This gravel-lined off-leash park feature tree stumps for pups to jump up on and play, as well as benches.

Pretzel Park

4300 Silverwood Street,
Philadelphia, PA
Pet Friendly Pretzel Park in Philadelphia, PA
This small park is lined with dirt and wood chips.