Zilker Park in Austin, Texas is a park that is quite popular and loved by all who frequent it. In fact, over and over again the Zilker Metropolitan Park has been named ‘Austin’s Most Loved Park.” With all of its amenities, lake horizon views, lush trees, grassy plains, and hillsides this park seems to have it all. Not to mention, with its off-leash dog area, even our furry friends love to visit and explore this downtown park.
Zilker Metropolitan Park is beautifully laid out next to Lady Bird Lake which gives the park this sense of peace and serenity that everyone enjoys. It's just breath-taking. Austin is quite big on its off-leash dog parks, ensuring that all of its residents, even the four-legged residents have a place to go and hang out. Zilker Park is just one of many off-leash parks for dogs.
This off-leash park is not enclosed with any fences so you must keep your dog within eyesight and under verbal voice commands at all times. The park encourages that well-trained dogs be allowed to roam, play and socialize within the off-leash area. When not in the off-leash area dogs should be kept on a leash at all times. There is plenty of grassy and room to exercise at Zilker Off-leash area. Your pet will enjoy this park time and again.Dogs are allowed to swim downstream from this natural pool whenever they need to cool off. Also, on occasion, when the park is not too busy, dogs may be allowed on the train provided they are leashed, but this is not an everyday occurrence. Whether you are just visiting Austin or you are a natural born Texan, you are sure to love this park and off-leash dog area.