Pooch Park is open for members only. Please see COVID-19 guidelines here.Click here for Skokie Park District COVID-19 general guidelines and the status of all facilities and parks.
Skokie’s only off-leash dog park provides a unique outdoor green space for area dogs (and their owners) to run free. Located at Channelside Park, Pooch Park features more than 2.7 acres of open area. The park also featured separate fenced-in areas for puppies and small dogs, and for agility training. Pooch Park is a joint venture of the Skokie Park District and the City of Evanston.
We welcome your feedback on our facility. If you would like to provide comments regarding Pooch Park or would like to tell us about an incident that happened at Pooch Park, please use this comment form.
Daily: 5 a.m.-10 p.m.
Closed for routine maintenance on Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 1-3:30 p.m
Dog Cleaning Stations
Dog Water Fountains (seasonal)