The Best Dog Parks near Observatory Hill
Are you a pet owner in the Apartments at Masse Corner? We’ve put together this list of the best dog-friendly parks in the area. The Cambridge area has many great parks and walking paths for dog walkers with a leash required. Sometimes owners want to let their city pups stretch their legs and sniff around without a leash. This list includes on-leash and off-leash parks for your dog roam free.
Danehy Dog Park – Off-Leash
New St. And Danehy Park, Cambridge, MA 02140
Danehy Park was a former city landfill and today is a large 50-acre with a leash-free zone for dogs to run around. The park is bustling with active people from sports players to joggers and even has an on-site water spigot designed to keep pups hydrated and cool while they play.
Fresh Pond Reservation Dog Park – Off-Leash
250 Fresh Pond Way At Concord Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Fresh Pond Reservation Dog Park is a large beautiful tree shade place for your pet to play off-leash. The park is fenced with two enclosures and features mutt mitt dispensers and trash barrels, a freshwater doggy swimming area, and serine a walking trail through the woods.
Corcoran Field (Raymond Street Park) Off-Leash Area
Raymond Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
The Corcoran Field at Raymond Street Park has an off-leash area for dogs to run and play but the area is unfenced. There is plenty of space and grass to play fetch and owner are expected to clean up after their dogs when visiting this park. This park is a beautiful place to visit with your dog and to set up doggie play dates with other pet parents.
Thorndike Field Dog Park
Margaret Street, Arlington, MA 21215
The Thorndike Field Dog Park is a little outside of the Observatory Hill area but may be worth the drive or long walk because of its reputation. This park has a gravel ground which means no mud! The entire layout of the park is designed with your pet in mind from the circular benches, trees that provides shade from the sun, pet obstacle course and a faucet to fill water bowls.
Other great dog parks:
Cambridge Dog Park
Mt. Auburn And Hawthorne
Cambridge, MA 02140
Fort Washington Dog Park
Cambridge, MA 02141
Nunziato Field Dog Park
Summer St. And Vinal Ave.
Somerville, MA 02145
Ed Leathers Community Dog Park
Somerville, MA 02143
Looking for more pet resources? Here are some apps to help you find the perfect dog park for your best friend.