Dog Parks in our Area to visit
Newtown Park and Bark: State-of-the-art, two acre, fenced, off leash dog park. Features include two fenced play areas - a large general play space and a smaller separate section for smaller, older and more timid dogs, as well as agility course elements, availability of drinking water seasonally, shade structures and trees, and benches.
Ridgefield Bark Park: This completely redone park is fully fenced with separate small dog area, running water, agility equipment, and benches. http://ridgefieldparksandrec.org/facility/bark-park-dog-park-prospect-ridge-road/
Guilford Dog Park: Opening Spring 2016. 1 1/2 acre fenced, off leash park with separate areas for large and small dogs. Located in Nut Plains Park on the right hand side before the Lacrosse Fields. 605 New England Rd., Guilford, CT. http://www.guilforddogpark.com/
New Milford - Candlewoof Dog Park: 2 fenced in areas, one for small or older dogs only, and the other all . Both areas are equipped with free "Waste Bags", conveniently stationed throughout the park areas. Be sure to bring your own water! http://www.newmilforddogpark.org/
Bethel - Meckauer Park: Dogs are welcome on-leash at this busy public park with well-marked paths, nature trails and play areas. Waste bags are available. 16 Shelter Rock Rd., Bethel, CT. http://www.bethel-ct.gov/content/117/381/default.aspx
Westport - Winslow Park: This park in Westport offers some trails and several grassy fields for dogs. The dog park is a section of the larger park, so be aware of the on and off leashed areas. Water is seasonally available. http://www.westportct.gov/index.aspx?page=446#winslowpark
Norwalk - Cranbury Park: The dog park at Cranbury park in Norwalk is part of a larger park. Cranbury park offers miles of off leash trails with a large field for off leash dogs. Pay close attention to on and off leash areas. Water is seasonally available.
Easton Dog Park: The Easton Dog Park is a fenced park. However, it is on the smaller side with no separate areas for large and small dogs. It is located near the Hellen Keller Middle School at 360 Sport Hill Road. http://www.eastonct.gov/home/news/easton-dog-park-is-open