Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has three sites available for dog off-leash areas:
Family Park—Located at 300 North Ellis Road, near West 12th Street on the Tea/Ellis Road. The new park amenities include fencing, concrete walkways, irrigated open space, bench seating, shade structures, drinking fountains, dog wash stations, and natural dog play features.
Lien Park—Located on the east side of North Cliff Avenue at the Big Sioux River, approximately one-quarter mile north of the Rice Street and Cliff Avenue intersection. Parking is available. Lien Park will be closed for construction until approximately Summer 2017.
Spencer Park—Located at 3501 South Cliff Avenue by I-229. This is a permanently fenced dog park with off-street parking available.
Rules for usage are posted. Each site has a picnic table, trash receptacle, and plastic bag dispenser for owners to use to pick up after their pets.