Berkeley Lake Dog Park in Denver is a 2-acre off-leash dog park that is situated near the Lakeside Amusement Park. The park is wide open with plenty of space to exercise your dog. It’s mainly a grassy and dirt field that could get muddy after it has rained. There is no direct access to the lake from the park. However, it does offer water filling stations so bring your dog bowl. There is plenty of shade and room to explore. It’s hard to find nice areas to take your dog in a big city like Denver, but Berkeley Lake Dog Park is one of the better-sized locations.
There is also an area for high energy dogs and for low energy dogs. These two areas really help with the socialization of the dogs that visit this park. The only downfall of this park is that it is close to the amusement park and can get noisy at times. If your dog gets spooked by noises, this may not be the best park for him or her. Other than that, this is a family-friendly dog park for you and your pet to enjoy. Due to city laws, Pitbulls are not allowed at this park. Also, your dog must be spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and licensed with a current Denver permit.
Owners need to be in charge of their dogs at all time and you should always clean up after your dog. There are trash cans available on site but you may need to bring your own doggie bags. Overall, this is a very pet-friendly park for you and your pooch to enjoy. It is nice to have a good city location that allows for your dog to be off their leash. So, if you are out and about and in the area, take a few minutes to get yourself and your dog acquainted with this city neighborhood dog park.