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Austin Parks and Recreation Department operates 12 off-leash areas in Austin for you to enjoy with your dog. In general, all parks are open for public use each day from 5 AM to 10 PM unless otherwise posted. At times, access is limited or affected by events or maintenance issues.

City Ordinances

While in off-leash areas, please observe these rules:
    •    Dogs must be within sight and sound control of Owners/handlers at all times
    •    Dogs in heat are not allowed in off-leash areas
    •    Rabies vaccinations are required for all dogs as required by State Law
    •    Owners/handlers must clean up after their dogs and deposit waste into a trash can
    •    Aggressive dogs must be removed from public spaces immediately

Below is a map of Austin's off-leash areas.