It’s time to take a break from your day and your pawtastic pup agrees! If you are looking for a quick outing without straying too far from home base, why not check out Cragin Park in the city of Chicago, Illinois?
Cragin Park is located in the Belmont-Cragin Community of the city. You will find plenty of street parking adjacent to the park, so grab your pup, and their leash and head over there to enjoy some quality, outdoor time with Fido.
The park offers 3 acres of outdoor space for you and your puptastic friend to enjoy. Your pup will appreciate you taking them for a walk along their ¼-mile path which meanders around the park shows all Cragin has to offer. Fido will love this paved walkway where they can easily get around. There is a lot of grassy areas on the landscaped grounds where you can allow your pup to roll around and romp on an extended leash, or just relax on any of the park benches along the way. How about placing a blanket down so you can sit under the many shade trees and let Fido rest?
Other amenities of this park include a small fieldhouse which offers seniors a place to congregate and play table tennis. There are also softball, football and soccer fields, and other sports courts, and a lovely playground for the kiddies with a water play area. Restrooms can be found inside the building, but drinking fountains operate during the warm weather outside in the park. Be sure to bring water dring those colder months, as well as clean up bags. It is important to keep your pup on leash the entire time you are visiting, and cleaning up after them is a must to keep this park pup-friendly.
When fresh air and outdoor time with your fur-ever friend are tops on your list, Cragin Park is the place to be in the lively city of Chicago.