Easily accessible from Interstate 95 and Interstate 80, this family-friendly town offers views of Overpeck Creek and the Bergen County Equestrian Center. Leonia Dog Park that is located on the grounds of Lakeview Park features picnic tables, a pavilion, and water! The dog park is off-leash and completely fenced in; hours are from dusk until dawn and are strictly enforced. Overpeck Park Dog Run is another great off-leash space you can take your pooch to socialize and exercise in Leonia. It has two separate large and small dog areas, shade, and benches where dog parents can rest!
The town of North Bergen rests about 4.5 miles south of Ridgefield Park and overlooks the Hudson River and the New Jersey/New York state line. James J. Braddock North Hudson County Park provides 167 acres’ worth of sports fields, ball courts, playgrounds, nature trails and picnic areas! Leashed pups can explore all areas of the park, but for dogs that are off-leash, they can tear around the North Bergen Dog Run that is located on the grounds of the park. The dog run lets dogs run around uninhibited by leashes with two areas for large and small dogs, water, toys and waste bags!