Dog Parks

Off Leash Exercise Areas
Exercise your dog off the leash in a safe environment! Off leash exercise areas are now available in 4 park areas.

Permits
Only those dog owners who have purchased a permit for Off Leash Pet Exercise Areas (OLPEA) can exercise their dogs in these specially designated areas. If you plan to exercise your dog in an OLPEA, you will need to purchase a permit in addition to licensing your dog in the city that you live in.
A daily permit can also be obtained at the entrance of each OLPEA, at the cost of $2 per entry.

Parks
Jaycees Park
1111 N. 37th Ave.
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Jaycees Park
The Jaycees Park OLPEA is located on the north side of the park and is surrounded by chain link fencing. This OLPEA is separated into 2 areas for small dogs and large dogs. A small dog is defined as 14 inches or smaller from the top of the shoulder to the ground while standing upright on all 4 legs.
Wilson Park
625 NE Riverside Drive
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Wilson Park
The Wilson Park OLPEA is at the south end of the park and is surrounded by chain link fencing on 3 sides, with the 4th side open to river access
Whitney Park
Forest Drive
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Whitney Park
At Whitney Park, the Natural Area OLPEA is located west of the Sauk River across the foot bridge. The fenced OLPEA is located south of the Sauk River.