General Information

  • There are six fenced-in "Dog Parks" which allow for off-leash play.
  • As of April 2018, on-leash dog walking has been expanded to many more Parks & Recreation locations.
    • Dogs may not be permitted in certain Parks & Preserves that are deemed sensitive/critical wildlife areas per county ordinance 18-12.
    • Check below for a complete list of dog-friendly parks.
  • Please remember to attend to the doo! Uncollected pet waste can degrade the water quality in Lee County. To learn more visit

Dog Park Locations

​Dog Parks (off-Leash)

​Barkingham Dog Park 

​Dog Beach

K-9 Corral

Paws 4 Duty

Pooch Park


​DOG-Friendly Parks (on-LEASH)

Alva Boat Ramp

Alva Community Park

Boca Grande Ballfield Park

Boca Grande Community Park

Caloosahatchee Creeks East/West

Causeway Islands

CenturyLink Sports Complex

Charleston Park

City of Palms Park

Davis Boat Ramp

Dog Beach

Estero Community Park

Galt Preserve

Harlem Heights Park

Imperial River Boat Ramp

jetBlue Park

John Yarbrough Linear Park

Judd Park

Karl Drews Park

Kelly Road Soccer Complex

Kurt Donaldson Park

Lehigh Acres Community Park

Lehigh Acres Trailhead Park

Mary Moody Park

Matlacha Community Park

Miramar (Avacado) Park

North Fort Myers Community Park

Olga Community Park

Orange River paddlecraft launch

Phillips Community Park

Pine Island Commercial Marina

Pinewoods Trails Park

Player Development Complex

Prairie Pines Preserve

Punta Rassa Boat Ramp

Royal Palm Park

Russell Park Boat Launch

Rutenberg Park

San Carlos Maritime Park

Schandler Hall Community Park

Shores Nature Trail Park

Terry Park

Three Oaks Community Park

Veterans Community Park

Wa-Ke Hatchee Community Park

Waterway Park