Rancho Bernardo Dog Park is a large public dog park located in San Diego, California. The popular, 2.66-acre dog park can be found at the southern end of the Rancho Bernardo Community Park. The community park is 40 acres in size and consists of a recreation center, several play areas, ball fields, tennis and basketball courts, an indoor gym, and lawn bowling, which is why it is such a great place to spend the day with the whole family.
The four-legged members of the family will be happy as well since this beautiful dog park has a great layout and features plenty of amenities for them to enjoy. There are three spacious, off-leash areas. One for small dogs, another area is meant for the bigger breeds, while the third enclosure accommodates a mix of both or, in case it is needed, shy or senior dogs. All three pens are equipped with a double-gated entry system to prevent accidental slip outs, water spigots with toxic-free hoses, solid water bowls, and biodegradable disposal bag dispensers. Trash cans are conveniently located both within the off-leash areas as well as throughout the entire park which is great if you decide to take a long walk with your canine buddy on-leash.
The dog park’s terrain consists of gentle rolling slopes and greenery covered in rolling tennis balls. It is lined with tall trees and thus is well-shaded, enabling dogs to cool off in the hot summer days. The park is very clean and well-maintained. It provides a beautiful, safe space for dogs to socialize and exercise. Seating isn’t a problem either as there are several benches and plastic chairs both outside and inside of the off-leash enclosures. In addition to the above, there are public restrooms within walking distance from the dog runs and plenty of parking.
The Rancho Bernardo Dog Park is a great place for leash-free canine fun and socialization, especially since there are frequent meet-ups organized! Just make sure to clean up after your pooch if you visit this beautiful dog park as its friendly patrons do a great job at keeping it clean.