An active dog is a healthy and well-behaved dog. We’ve created this list of our favorite parks and trails as a convenience to you. There is a lot to explore, so get outside already!

Off-Leash Parks

Unfortunately, there currently are no off-leash dog parks in Oak Cliff. We are trying to change that. There are, however, a few off-leash parks nearby that we do recommend.

Central Dog Park
4711 Westside Drive
Dallas, TX 75209

Bark Park Central
Canton St. & Good Latimer
Dallas, TX 75206


While there may not be an off-leash park yet,there is a wealth of trails and nature preserves for you and your dog to enjoy. Just be sure to watch out for other trail users and especially keep an eye out for cyclists!

Twelve Hills
Mary Cliff Rd & Kyle Ave.
Dallas, TX 75208

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve
Pierce at Saner
Dallas, TX 75233
Caution: Watch for Bikes!

Coombs Creek Trail
N Edgefield Ave & Kessler Pkwy
Dallas, TX 75208

Cedar Hill State Park
1570 W FM 1382
Cedar Hill, TX 75104

Admission: $5 per person

Boulder Park
3200 West Red Bird Lane
Dallas, TX 75237
Caution: Watch for Bikes!

Cedar Ridge Nature Preserve
7171 Mountain Creek Pkwy
Dallas, TX

Big Cedar Wilderness
5950 Eagle Ford Drive
Dallas, TX 75249

Caution: Watch for Bikes!

Neighborhood Parks

If your new in town or just haven’t yet been out to explore much, you’re in luck because Oak Cliff is home to some of the most beautiful parks in the city.

Kidd Springs

Kiest Park

Lake Cliff & Founders Park