Dog Parks In Toronto: A Complete List of Off-Leash Parks for Fido

If you own a dog in the city you are most likely familiar with the location of your nearest off-leash dog park.  For those of you that are thinking about moving to an unfamiliar part of the city with your pet, would like to visit another neighbourhood with your dog, or for those of you that are thinking about adopting a dog into your life; knowing where these parks are located will make your life much more enjoyable!  Below you will find a list of all of the official off-leash dog parks in Toronto (supplied by the City of Toronto’s website).  You will also note that some parks have the letters CDW or FEN beside them, these are the parks that allow Commercial Dog Walkers and/or are fenced in.

If you would like to put in an application for a park near you to have off-leash status, there is a process.  Click here to get more information about the process; click here to view a list of the areas that have been previously denied the status; click here to view those that are pending review.


North York District

Earl Bales Park 4169 Bathurst St. 
G. Ross Lord Park 4801 Dufferin St. 
Sherwood Park Entrance into Park is located at 190 Sherwood Avenue. The off-leash area at Sherwood Park is a fenced trail.  CDW/FEN
Sunnybrook Park Below the Sunnybrook Hospital, on the west side of the West Don River.  MAP CDW/FEN
Woburn Park Northwest section of the park. This area is fenced off. Woburn Park is located just east of Bathurst off of Cranbrooke Drive.  MAP FEN
Yonge and York Mills 4070 Yonge St., north of York Mills on the west side of Yonge St.  CDW/FEN

Toronto & East York District

Allan Gardens (west end) 160 Gerrard Street East, Gerrard & Jarvis Street  CDW/FEN
Bickford Park 400 Grace Street at Harbord Street  CDW
Cassels Avenue Playground 69 Cassels Avenue at Brookside Avenue  CDW
Cawthra Square 519 Church Street at Wellesley Street East  MAP FEN
Cedarvale Park 1611 Bathurst Street at Lonsdale Road  MAP CDW/FEN
Cherry Beach (at the foot of Cherry Street )  CDW
Coronation Park 711 Lake Shore Blvd. W.  FEN
Craigleigh Gardens 160 South Drive. 
David Crombie Park 131 to 171 The Esplanade at Lower Sherbourne Street 
Don Valley Brickworks 550 Bayview Avenue  CDW/FEN
Gerrard Carlaw Parkette 855 Gerrard St. E.  MAP CDW/FEN
Greenwood Park 150 Greenwood Avenue at Dundas Street East  MAP CDW/FEN
Hideaway Park 23 Audley Avenue  FEN
Hillcrest Park 950 Davenport Road at Christie  MAP
Kew Gardens 2075 Queen Street East at Lee Avenue At the foot of Lee Avenue, on the beach delineated by fencing.  CDW/FEN
Merrill Bridge Road Park 
1 East Lynn Ave. 
Monarch Park 115 Hanson Street at CNR tracks  MAP CDW
Norwood Park 16 Norwood Road, Woodbine & Gerrard Street  CDW/FEN
Oakcrest Park 30 Oakcrest Avenue at Woodbine Avenue 
Orphan’s Greenspace 51 Power St.  CDW/FEN
Park Drive Reservation Lands 200 Park Drive at Mt. Pleasant Road   –
Ramsden Park 215 Avenue Road  CDW
Riverdale Park East 550 Broadview Ave. 
Riverdale Park West 375 Sumach Street at Carlton Street Lower playing fields, southeast of Riverdale Farm  CDW
Silver Birch Park From the foot of Silverbirch Ave. to the foot of Nursewood Rd.  CDW
Sir Winston Churchill Park 301 St. Clair Ave. W.  MAP CDW/FEN
Sorauren Avenue Park 289 Sorauren Avenue  MAP CDW/FEN
South Stanley Park 845 King Street West at Adelaide  CDW/FEN
St. Andrew’s Playground 450 Adelaide St.W.  FEN
Trinity Bellwoods Park 790 Queen Street West at Shaw Street  MAP CDW
Vermont Square 819 Palmerston Avenue (Bathurst & Dupont area)  MAP CDW
Wildwood Crescent Playground 110 Wildwood Crescent (Gerrard & Woodbine area)  FEN
Withrow Park 725 Logan Avenue at Danforth Avenue  MAP CDW
Wychwood Car Barns Park 575 Christie St. (Christie St. and Benson Ave.)  FEN

Etobicoke & York District

Beresford Park 400 Beresford Ave. 
Colonel Sam Smith Park (RL Clarke WT Plant), 1 Colonel Sam Smith Park Dr  CDW
Don Russell Memorial Park Birmingham Street at Faustina Drive  CDW
Earlscourt Park 1200 Lansdowne Avenue  CDW/FEN
High Park (designated area) 1873 Bloor Street West at Parkside Drive  CDW/FEN
Humber Bay Park West 2225 Lake Shore Blvd. W.  CDW/FEN
King’s Mill Park 105 Riverwood Parkway (South of Bloor)  CDW
Marie Curtis Park 2 Forty Second Street, Lakeshore and Browns Line  CDW/FEN
Rennie Park 140 Ellis Avenue  CDW

Scarborough District

Botany Hill Park 277 Orton Park Rd.  CDW/FEN
L’Amoreaux Park 1785 McNicoll Ave.  CDW/FEN
Thomson Memorial Park 1005 Brimley Ave.  CDW/FEN




  1. great list! i am always trying to figure out where the of leash parks in toronto are. thanks!

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