Need a place to stay during your time in Anthem? The city center has got you covered. Hampton Inn is located at 42415 41st Drive. Hampton Inn reserves rooms for people travelling with their pup. Two dogs of any size are welcome to stay at the hotel for no additional fee. Travelers should call in advance to make sure a dog-friendly room is available. Afterward, treat your dog to dinner at Legends Bar & Grill. Outdoor patio tables give person and a dog a place to eat together. Just try to resist those puppy dog eyes! Another great alternative is Tru Burger. This Fido-friendly establishment is ready to feed you and your pup at its outdoor tables.
Phoenix is 32 miles south of Anthem. Paradise Valley Dog Park is located at 17642 N 40th Street. This fully fenced dog park has 2.4 acres of space for exercise and socialization. There is a separate fenced area for small dogs. There are double gates for extra security. Human companions have two covered shelters (also called “ramadas”) with benches to sit on while supervising their dogs. The dog park supplies running water and waste bags. A few trees inside the dog park provide dogs and their people some shade on hot days. The main park offers many open spaces for more on-leash exercise and exploration.
The city of Glendale is 28 miles south of Anthem. Foothills Dog Park is located at 19021 N. 57th Avenue. Foothills Dog Park is divided into the East and West sides. Each of the sides has two enclosures. The city shuts down one side monthly on a rotating basis for maintenance. This dog park has many amenities that allow a dog eager to get free of the leash and run awhile. Agility equipment is placed on the Eastside enclosure. The ground of the dog park is a mixture of grass and dirt. The dog park features water, pooper scoopers, and waste bags. Benches are placed around the dog park. A couple of the benches are covered.
Scottsdale is 40 miles south of Anthem. Horizon Dog Park is a small, fully fenced enclosure for off-leash exercise. It is built in between two hills. The topography of the dog park makes it difficult to grow grass. Therefore, most of the ground of the dog park is red dirt and dust. The dog park is accessible for wheelchairs, and also has water fountains designed for people and their dogs. There are covered benches for the human companions. This dog park is closed on Thursday mornings for maintenance. Chaparral Dog Park is another great option, located at the southeast corner of Hayden and McDonald Drive. This 3-acre dog park is the most pawpular in all of Scottsdale! It has three separate enclosures for dogs to play off leash. Water, waste bags, and places for people to sit are provided.
Peoria is 27 miles south of Anthem. Pioneer Park Dog Park offers three large, fenced and grassy areas for some off-leash entertainment. The city closes one section at a time for maintenance. Water fountains provide water for people and their pups. Waste bags and receptacles are readily available and make for convenient cleanups. There is some shade and places to sit, but an extra chair might be good to have on some crowded days. This dog park is well-lit. It is open from 6 a.m. until 10:30 p.m. Pioneer Park also offers open areas for on-leash walking, and has a 5-acre lake for fishing.