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Connecticut Dog Parks

Hamden Dog Park at Bassett

Corner Ridge Road and Waite Street
Open daylight hours year round
Completely fenced, benches, tables, parking, handicap access,
poopbags, trash cans, trees. Phone and restroom at Bassett Park
across street. Details at Hamden Dog.org

Branford Youngs Pond

Directions: Exit 55 off I 95, take Rt 1 to Rt 146, there are several turns
distance approximately 5 miles. You're getting close when you see the L.I.Sound.
Open sunrise to sunset. Trees, parking, trashcans.
Comments: Dogs must be leashed on the trails in the field they can run free - great swimming pond for the dogs.

Cheshire Mixville Recreation Area

We have been advised that this park is NOT an off-leash area.
If you bring your dog, make sure that he or she remains on a leash.

East Windsor
John H. Flaherty Field Trails

Trombley Road at Route 5
Open daylight hours
Benches, trees, poopbags, lights, water.
Comments: Huge fields, nice trails.

Fairfield Mohegan Lake

Open daylight hours, benches, poopbags, trees, parking,
phones, trashcans. Comments: Beaches on the lake, trails, waterfalls.

Glastonbury J.B. Williams Park

Open sunrise to one hour after sunset.
Benches, trees, parking, restrooms, poopbags, trashcans, water.
Comments: Only the UPPER pond area is off-leash.
All other areas, including trails, are leash-required, and park wardens do enforce this.

Meriden Guifridda Park

Located on Bee and Baldwin (Hunter Golf Club)
Open sunrise to 1/2 hour before sunset.
Benches, trees, parking.

Milford Eisenhower Park

Located within Eisenhower Park at North Street.
Open dawn to dusk. Fenced, benches, trees, parking, restrooms.
Comments: This is a large park that has a fenced area where dogs can be off-leash.
Note: Dogs must be leashed in all other areas of the park.

Norwalk Cranbury Park on Grumman Avenue

Open daylight hours, tables, trees, parking, restrooms, water, trashcans, shelter.
Comments: Trails and open fields.

Southbury Off-Leash Area

Chairs, stream, poop bags.
Comments: Park is fenced in on three sides.
Back of the park has a river for dogs to swim.
Basket with toys for the dogs in center of field. Benches throughout the riverside.
Table and Chairs in the center of the field.
Driving Directions: 84 to exit 15. Take right off exit, third light (Rt. 67)
take left. About a half mile down, turn right into O&G Industries.
Park is on right, about a hundred yards down. See map.

Taylor Farm on Beach Road

Open all hours, partially fenced, trees, parking.
Comments: Large field and trails, alot of good dog owners who have well-socialized dogs.

Westport Winslow Park on Route 1

Open all hours, tables, poopbags, trees, parking, trashcans.