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Best dog parks and dog off-leash areas in Sherwood Park and Edmonton

Guide to dog park off-leash areas near Sherwood Park, AB 

Where can you let your dog run off-leash? You’ll want to go to a nearby dog off-leash area, usually located in popular parks around the area. Scroll down to learn more. Before you go, get your vehicle ready with an oil change here at Sherwood Ford.  

Map of Edmonton seasonal dog off-leash areas 

Here you can see off-leash rinks that are available for use from May 1 through September 30. It is important to keep in mind that these off-leash areas are not available year-round. Also, dogs must be leashed until they enter the designated off-leash area.  

Map of three Edmonton large off-leash areas 

Hermitage Park  

Hermitage Park offers boating, walking, and cycling, as well as the dog off-leash area. Like the other two parks on this list, Hermitage Park is located along a river. Your dog will enjoy the space. Just be sure to keep them leashed when they aren’t in designated off-leash areas. 

Terwillegar Park 

Multi-use trails and an expansive off-leash area make Terwillegar Park very dog friendly. There is also a canoe hand launch and a beautiful bridge with scenic views. Terwillegar Park is located along the North Saskatchewan River.  

Gold Bar Park 

Gold Bar Park offers cross-country skiing in the winter, walking and cycling trails, picnic sites, and a large dog off-leash area, so there is plenty to do with your pooch. Located along a river, this park offers scenic views. Plus, it is close to Rundle Park and others if you want to make a day of it.  

Off-leash dog areas in Sherwood Park, AB 

Sherwood Park has its fair share of dog off-leash areas for you and your dog. We recommend checking out one of the parks listed below. Have fun and be sure to bring your own water. 

  • Sall Stewart Park off-leash area (Broadview Drive, Sherwood Park) 
  • Heritage Hills off-leash area (260 Heritage Drive, Sherwood Park) 
  • Cottonwood Park off-leash area (290 Fir Street, Sherwood Park)