More than 5,000 people call the town of Eaton, Colorado home, and it's a beautiful place to live. The town was incorporated in 1892, and to this day, a lot of it is farmland. There are lots of parks and recreational areas in town, and there are regular community events that are fun for the whole family. Eaton also has an excellent school system, so it's a very appealing place to raise a family.
When it comes to raising your four-legged family members, Eaton is an awesome place for that, too! There isn't an off-leash dog park in town, but there are several nearby. Eaton does have plenty of parks in town with more in the works, and many of these parks are dog-friendly spots ideal for an on-leash walk.
Hawkstone Park is an 11-acre park in northeastern Eaton, and it includes a beautiful two-acre lake. One of the things that make Hawkstone Park such a good place to walk your dog in town is the one-mile walking trail throughout the park. Along the path, there are nine benches so you can your pup can stop and take in your surroundings. There are also open green spaces at the park and playgrounds your two-legged children will enjoy. When it comes time to visit an off-leash park, you and Sparky can take a short drive to your pick of several nearby parks!