Access Atlanta readers named Newtown Dream Dog Park in Johns Creek the best dog park in metro Atlanta in 2016 and 2017. CONTRIBUTED BY NEWTOWN DREAM DOG PARK
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Rover all over: Where are Atlanta's dog parks?

Need a change of scenery to stretch your legs and paws? Looking to meet new dogs in the city? There's an abundance of on- and off-the-leash dog parks spread across the Atlanta metropolitan area if you only know where to look. Fortunately, you don't have to. We've compiled the best public community parks in Dekalb, Gwinnett, Cobb and Fulton counties, from deep in the city to out in the suburbs. With so many options, you'll never lack a place to roam.

And don't forget to mind your dog park etiquette. 

DEKALB COUNTY

Adair Dog Park Decatur 716 W Trinity Pl. (near the corner of W Ponce De Leon Ave & W Trinity Pl., Decatur GA 30030

Brook Run Dog Park 4770 N Peachtree Rd, Dunwoody GA 30338

Dog Park of Milam Park 3867 Norman Rd, Clarkston GA 30021

Oakhurst Dog Park 450 E Lake Dr, Decatur GA 30030

MORE: 6 dog-friendly parks to visit in DeKalb County

COBB COUNTY

Burger Dog Park 680 Glendale Pl, Smyrna GA 30080

Franke Boone Dog Park 3140 Old 41 Hwy NW, Kennesaw GA 30144

Lake Court Dog Park 3500 Lake Dr SE, Smyrna GA 30082

Pitner Road Dog Park 2450 Pitner Rd, Acworth GA 30101

Sweat Mountain Dog Park 4346 Steinhauer Rd, Marietta GA 30066

Wildwood Park 1050 Barclay Cir, Marietta GA 30060
Pitbulls, rottweilers and dogs with known aggressive tendencies are not allowed in Wildwood Park.

MORE: Best dog parks to take your pooch to in Cobb County

GWINNETT COUNTY

Chattapoochee Dog Park 4291 Rogers Bridge Rd, Duluth GA 30097

Graves Park 1540 Graves Rd, Norcross GA 30093

Dog Park at Lenora Park 4515 Lenora Church Rd, Snellville GA 30058

Pickneyville Dog Park 4758 S Old Peachtree Rd, Norcross GA 30071

Dog Park of Rabbit Hill Park 400 Rabbit Hill Rd, Dacula GA 30019

Dog Park of Ronald Reagan Park 2777 Five Forks Trickum Rd, Lawrenceville GA 30044

Dog Park of Settles Bridge Park 380 Johnson Rd, Suwanee GA 30024

MORE: Best dog parks for paw-friendly fun in Gwinnett

NORTH FULTON COUNTY

Atlantic Station Dog Park State St NW & 17th St, Atlanta GA , 30363

Freedom Barkway 523 Highland Ave, Atlanta GA 30312

Dog Park of Leita Thompson Memorial Park 1200 Woodstock Rd, Roswell GA 30075

Newtown Dream Dog Park 3150 Old Alabama Rd, Johns Creek GA 30022
Two separate areas for large and small breeds, also includes hoops, tunnels, a walking trail and drinking fountains for dogs.

Parkgrounds in Reynoldstown 142 Flat Shoals Ave SE, Atlanta GA 30316
Parkgrounds dog park is for customers of the Parkgrounds Cafe and Restaurant only.

Piedmont Dog Park 1071 Piedmont Ave, Atlanta GA 31136

Railside Dog Park 210 Peters St SW, Atlanta GA 30313

Renaissance Dog Park Piedmont Ave. & Renaissance Pkwy, Atlanta GA 30308

Dog Park of Morgan Falls River Park 100 Morgan Falls Rd, Sandy Springs 30350

Waggy World Paw Park 175 Roswell St, Alpharetta GA 30004

MORE: Best north Fulton parks for dogs

SOUTH FULTON COUNTY

Canine Crossing Dog Park 4951 Camp Dr, College Park GA 30349

Hartsfield-Jackson Airport Dog Park Near the ground transportation area of domestic terminal south outside of doors W1 and W2, the park is intended for air passengers and their pups.

South Bend Dog Park 1955 Compton Dr SE, Atlanta GA 30315

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