Department of Parks and Recreation

Community Canine Areas


black dog - come play with usThere are Community Canine Areas (CCAs) situated in the following locations and are open from sunrise until one half hour after sunset. The CCAs noted with an asterisk (*) indicates a dog park is not or only partially fenced in. We look forward to your visit and ask that you adhere to all rules and regulations. Please note that pets are not allowed on designated athletic fields at any time.

Community Canine Locations

Benjamin Banneker Park
1701 North Van Buren Street
Arlington, VA 22205
Lights on until 8:00 pm

Fort Barnard
at the corner of South Pollard Street
and South Walter Reed Drive
Lights on until 9:00 pm

Fort Ethan Allen Park
3829 North Stafford Street
Arlington, VA 22207
Lights on until 7:00 pm

Glencarlyn Park *
301 South Harrison Street
Arlington, VA 22204

James Hunter Park
1230 N. Hartford Street
Arlington, VA 22201
CCA area closes at 9:00 pm

Shirlington Park *
2601 South Arlington Mill Drive
Arlington, VA 22206

Towers Park
801 South Scott Street
Arlington, VA 22204
Lights on until 10:00 pm

Utah Park
3191 South Utah Street
Arlington, VA 22206

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Click to view map of Community Canine Areas in Arlington

Last Modified: March 26, 2014
2100 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201 Tel: 703-228-3000 TTY: 703-228-4611