BarkPark | Sniffspot
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814 N Christiana Ave
ChicagoIllinois60651US
4.91073
Sniffspot[email protected]United States
David AdamsFounder

BarkPark

Chicago, Illinois
Fully Fenced
0.08 acres
4.91073 reviews
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Sniffpass
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Hosted by Steven A.

Fencing

Enclosure

Fully Fenced

Fencing height (at lowest point)

5 ft

100% of guests said fencing at this spot was secure enough to contain their dogs

Gaps or holes in fence: No gaps

Fencing type(s): Wood - privacy, Chain link - privacy

Fencing details: Most of the fence is 6ft tall with the exception of the side facing the sidewalk which is 5ft tall.


Designed for private play
Only the people and dogs in your booking are allowed in the spot during your visit.

Distractions seen/heard from the spot

Other dogsSometimes

Other domestic animalsSometimes

Other peopleSometimes

Private entryYes


Amenities

Agility equipment

Chairs

Dog toys

Trash can

Table

Digging area


Pricing
$15 per dog per hour

50% off all dogs after the 1st dog

25% off hourly price for 30 min visit

Optional monthly membership available!

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Location

Chicago, Illinois

Description

Notice: We will be closed from January 31st to February 1st for maintenance. We are understand that property has been muddier than usual, so we are adding more playground mulch to spot. Sorry for the inconvenience! BarkPark sits right across the street from The Salvation Army Freedom Center. This spot is fully fenced (chain link and wood) with the side facing the sidewalk being 5ft and the rest of the fence being 6ft. There is a dual-gate entrance to the spot for a safe entry and exit. Street parking is available. Plenty of seating at this spot with shade throughout the day. There's a rain barrel filled with water for dogs to hydrate and cool down. We have water bowls available. GIANT sandbox that's great for digging and playing; no digging allowed elsewhere. Trash can onsite. We have poop bags available in two different areas for easy access. Half of this spot is covered with grass and the other half with playground mulch. This spot is big enough to get a good fetch session in or to just let the zoomies out. We also recently added agility equipment. We hope you and your four-legged friend/s have an exceptional time during your visit and choose to come back. Lost toys and items: due to the amount of visits we get we aren’t able to track which items belong to which visitor. If you’ve lost a dog toy or other item, please reach out and we’ll do our best to retrieve it and save it for you. If you don’t reach out, we’ll add it to the Lost and Found Toy Box. Update: Due to the colder temperatures we won’t be adding dog drinking water until early Spring. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

Cleanliness

100% of guests said this spot was as clean as expected during their visit.

Host Rules

Minimum visit length
30 minutes
Max dogs per booking
20
Is the host present?
I generally do not meet my guests

Community safety rules
Dogs must be leashed when entering and exiting the spot.
Make sure the area is safe and secure before bringing your dog in.
Never enter a spot before your booking start time and never leave late.
Pick up after your dogs. Leave the spot as it was when you arrived.
Always review and abide by spot specific rules.
Unless otherwise stated, restrooms are not available on site.

Booking Policies

Booking Policies
Only one booking is allowed at a time at any spot and there is an enforced 30 min buffer between all bookings to ensure dogs in separate bookings do not meet.
This spot is set for Booking, which means you will be instantly confirmed for any booking you request. You will receive the address and access instruction immediately following booking.
Visits can be moved or cancelled up to 2 hours before a visit.
Visits can be extended and dogs can be added throughout the visit.

(1073) Reviews

  • Madeline O., Feb 27, 2024

    Brought my leash/reactive dog here and honestly it was a DREAM. So much room and so well kept. Parking was available and super easy to find. Definitely a great experience shared with my pup!

  • Jaime G., Feb 27, 2024

    Great place for your dog! Super secure and fun! Just beware if you have a dog that gets easily scared with loud noises. The crowd around there can get pretty loud. Other than that amazing place to take your pooch.

  • Mitch P., Feb 27, 2024

    Excellent experience here! Plenty of space to run, lots of agility equipment and even well lit! Will definitely use again!

  • Daily D., Feb 27, 2024

    Super fun spot! Very well maintained and easy to access. Lots of fun options to play with and tons of space for dogs to run. Will definitely be coming back!

  • Justina L., Feb 23, 2024

    I have been frequenting this spot for the past year now as it is my favorite in Chicago. As an owner of a large leash reactive dog, this is such a saving grace. My two shepherds have ample room to run around and the property is always well kept!

  • Autumn B., Feb 23, 2024

    Great area! Host has thought of everything- area for toys, water, bowls, bags, trash can, a variety of different areas of play. We had a great time!

  • Sedef Ö., Feb 21, 2024

    Easy access, a lot of clean water

  • Tim G., Feb 20, 2024

    Had a great experience here. The yard was spacious and had all the amenities I could think of. Will certainly be booking again!

  • Leticia M., Feb 19, 2024

    Clean and easy to find. My Opie loved it.

  • Luis C., Feb 19, 2024

    Space was great for my two dogs. One of my dogs is reactive so she started barking for a couple of minutes when she heard kids running down the alley but other than that she had a great time.

Meet your host

Steven A.

Joined in September 2021

We are dog lovers who created a fun and safe place to play with our four-legged family and who would like to share it with yours.


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