The neighborhood of Hidden Hills in Jacksonville is 35 miles north of Lakeside. Ed Austin Dog Park is located at 11751 McCormick Road. This dog park is 4 acres of bark,grass,and trees that is fully fenced for off-leash exercise and socialization. Ed Austin has a group of dedicated local dogs and their people, but welcome visitors at no charge. The dog park has water available on-site. A hose and kiddie pools make for a cool splash down. Waste bags are supplied. Benches and chairs scattered around the dog park, and sometimes moved under a shade tree, give the human companion a place to watch their pup.