Trailside Dog Park

Trailside Dog Park

Trailside Dog Park spans four acres just east of Alice’s Road, directly south of the popular Heart of the Warrior Trail. The park includes public restrooms, 21 parking stalls, separated areas for large and small dogs, a drinking fountain, dog waste stations, a shade structure, concrete walking paths and open greenspace.

Park Pass Required

Dogs who enter the Trailside Dog Park must have a valid annual or day pass. When you purchase your dog's pass, you'll receive a gate code to enter the park. The gate code with a day pass can only be used once. Buy a park pass at 2024 passes are available now. Users are encouraged to use the following browsers when using the BarkPass website: Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Microsoft Edge. Internet Explorer is not well supported and may cause inaccuracies.

Waukee residents must license all dogs with the City of Waukee BEFORE applying for a Trailside Dog Park pass. Annual pet licenses can be purchased at PetData.comFor questions about City pet licenses, call 855-585-8157 on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

Non-residents must purchase an annual or one-day non-resident park pass in order to enter the Trailside Dog Park, but a City of Waukee pet license is not required.

Dog Park Pass TypeFee
Annual Resident Pass$25 per dog
Annual Non-Resident Pass$45 per dog
Single Day Pass$5

Pass fees go toward maintenance of the park.