Dog Parks In Naples, Florida

Looking for dog parks in Naples, Florida? We have three off-leash dog parks in Naples and one dog friendly island!


Central Bark at 99 Riverside Circle, Naples, Florida 34102 is near the intersection of Central Avenue and Goodlette-Frank Road. The park is within walking distance of Old Naples and Fifth Avenue South. This dog park features 1.35 acres and has separate off-leash areas for large and small dogs, benches, water fountains, a shaded structure, dog washing stations, waste-bag dispensers, waste cans and plenty of running room. There’s a nice group of regulars that meet at the park and the area is safe and offers free parking. This park incorporates public art and is connected to the Greenway with trails for walking and biking. Donations for upkeep at the park are accepted and appreciated. Park hours are from dawn until dusk.

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Central Bark Naples Dog Park

Old Naples is within walking distance to many amenities including this well-kept dog park for your family companion.

Rover Run is located in North Naples at 1895 Veterans Park Drive. Naples, Florida in Veterans Community ParkSmall and large dogs have separate fenced-in areas and there is a shaded sitting area for pet owners. You’ll find a clean water source and small kiddie pools for the pups. A waste station with bags and receptacles is also available. This park is maintained by volunteers so any help keeping the park clean or reporting problems is appreciated. If you have questions about the park, you can contact Veterans Community Park’s Administration, which runs this area of the park. Their phone number is (239) 252-4682.

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Rover Run Dog Park, Naples, Florida

The first East Naples off-leash dog park is called the Golden Gate Paws Park and opened in the Summer of 2016. It is located inside the Golden Gate Community Park. The park offers separate fenced-in areas for small and large dogs, a water station, picnic benches, plentiful parking, and dog waste stations.  Large trees provide shade in the dog park area. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to dusk. The park is closed on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 1:00 pm. To 2:00 p.m. for maintenance.


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                                            Golden Gate Paws Park, Naples Florida

A unique way to enjoy the company of other dog owners and their pets is to visit beautiful Keewaydin Island. Accessible only by boat, leashed dogs are welcome to enjoy the sandy beaches and cool waters of the Gulf of Mexico. If you don’t own a boat, Pure Naples boat rental out of Tin City, allows dogs on their rental boats. Or, take the Hemingway Water Shuttle to Keewaydin out of the Rose Marina on Marco Island. Free parking, complimentary water, and umbrella and beach chair rental is available. Just bring your coolers, and of course your dog!

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                                                 Keewaydin Island, Naples, Florida

No matter what dog park in Naples, Florida you choose, you’ll enjoy bonding time with your best friend  as they run, play and socialize with other dogs, and you may meet a few new friends of your own in the process!

And if you’re looking for a few fun dog related events, the Humane Society of Naples hosts their 3rd annual, “Bow Wow Brunch” Sunday, October 15th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at The Continental restaurant on Third Street South. 

And if you’re still searching for your new best friend why not adopt one? There are thousands of pets in shelters that need loving homes. Coldwell Banker founded the Homes for Dogs Project, a partnership with aimed at helping those adorable adoptable dogs find loving homes. Together, the pair has helped more than 20,000 dogs find their forever homes .





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