Dog Park Use Rules

There are 3 dog parks in the City of Grants Pass: Gilbert Creek Park, Redwood Park, and Greenwood Dog Park. Two are within established parks, and 1 is exclusively a dog park. These dog parks are open from 7 a.m. to dusk. Each is closed for maintenance each week for specified time period.

Rules

The following rules apply in our dog parks.

Dogs

  • All dogs must be leashed when entering and leaving the Dog Park.
  • Dogs in season or displaying signs of illness are not allowed.
  • Dogs must be licensed and vaccinated with tags displayed.
  • Dogs must be supervised and under voice control of owner at all times.
  • Dogs showing signs of aggression must be leashed and removed from park.
  • No more than two dogs per person allowed on any single visit.

Owners

  • For the safety of children, please do not bring children under the age of 12 into the dog park.
  • Owners must collect and dispose of all waste.
  • Smoking, eating or glass containers are prohibited in the Dog Park.

Liability & Disclaimers

You are liable for injury caused by a dog under your supervision. Users of the Dog Park assume the risk of injury or damage to themselves or their dogs. The City of Grants Pass does not guarantee the Dog Park is escape-proof. You assume the risk that your dog may escape from fenced areas. The City of Grants Pass disclaims all liability for injuries caused by dogs or others at the Dog Park. Usage of the area constitutes acknowledgement of this disclaimer.

Contact Us

  1. Office Location

    Gilbert Creek Park
    1750 NW Hawthorne Avenue
    Grants Pass, OR 97526

    Phone

    541-471-6435

    Email

    Grants Pass Parks & Recreation

    Hours

    M & W 8:30am-1:00pm
    T & Th 1pm-5pm
    and by appointment.

    Park Surveys

    Go to the Park Surveys page.

  2. Loudspeaker Policy

    As of June 18, 2018, the following rules and regulations for Outdoor Loudspeakers and/or Concerts in public parks apply:

    Loudspeaker Permit (PDF)

Parks Updates

  1. Updates

    All parks and trails are open to the public. Shelters are reservable by contacting Recreation at 541-471-6435 or grantspassrecreation@gmail.com. Restrooms are cleaned less than twice per day. Please plan your visit accordingly.

    Due to changing regulations please contact the Oregon Health Authority for specific questions about your activity or call 211. The current document that answers questions is OHA 2390M Guidance FAQs – Outdoor Recreation and Fitness Establishments (state.or.us).