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Dog Friendly Parks and Dog Parks
Dog Friendly Parks
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The City of Rio Rancho has 20 dog friendly parks. These parks are designated for people to bring their dog(s) to the park on a leash.

There are designated plastic bag dispensers at every dog friendly park. Pet owners will need to place the waste into waste containers.

The City of Rio Rancho is requesting for members of the community to please assist in stocking the plastic bag dispensers by replenishing the dispensers with used plastic grocery store bags. For additional information contact the City of Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department at 505-891-5015. 


Dog Friendly Park Rules
ALL dogs must be on a leash at all times. 

Owners must clean up and properly dispose of waste left by their dog(s). 

ALL animals must be licensed if living in City limits with tags displayed on a collar.

To view more information about the City of Rio Rancho Animal Regulations click here.


Dog Friendly Park Locations by Name:
Alpine Xeriscape Park   4536 Alpine Ct. SE 
Cabezon Park
2307 Cabezon Blvd. SE

Camino Crossing 
269 El Camino Loop NW

Havasu Park 
3535 Havasu Falls Street NE

Haynes Park 
2006 Grande Blvd. SE

High Range Park 
1901 40th Street NE

King Meadows Park 
3601 King Blvd. NE

Leon Grande Park  4501 Leon Grande SE  
Los Milagros Park 
400 Colorado Mountain Road NE  
Los Montoyas Park 3701 Camino de Los Montoyas  
Mountain View Park 6441 Grayson Hills Drive NE  
Olympus Park 
500 Quantum Rd.  
Rainbow Park 
301 Southern Blvd. SE
 
Rio Rancho Sports Complex
3501 High Resort Blvd. SE
 
Rio Vista Park 
1670 Riverside Drive NE  
Star Heights Park 
800 Polaris Blvd. SE  
Trailhead Park  6322 Roadrunner Loop NE  
Veja Baja Park 303 Veja Baja Drive SE  
Vista Grande Park 
6901 Husky Drive NE  
Vista Sandia Park  100 Parkside Rd. SE  


Click here to view an interactive map of park locations.

Dog Parks
The City of Rio Rancho has 7 designated Dog Parks throughout Rio Rancho. The Dog Parks are designed for dog(s) to exercise and play off-leash in a supervised environment. 

The City of Rio Rancho has provided a pet waste station at every Dog Park. It is the pet owner's responsibility to properly dispose of any waste in the provided waste containers. 

Dog Park Rules
Each owner and/or person having charge, custody, or control of their dog(s) are legally and financially responsible for the actions of each dog under their charge, custody, or control at all times.

Anyone under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult at all times when inside the off-leash dog park area. It is strongly recommended that parents refrain from bringing infants or small children into the off-leash dog park area.

At no time should children be left unattended and/or allowed to run with or chase after dogs.

Dogs must be neutered/spayed in order to enter the off-leash dog park area.

Food is not allowed within the off-leash dog park area.

Dog owners and/or person having charge, custody, or control of their dog(s) must remain with their dog(s) and keep their dog(s) in view at all times.

No dog(s) may be left unattended.

Dogs exhibiting aggressive behavior must be leashed and removed from the off-leash dog park immediately.

Owners or person having charge, custody, or control of their dog(s) must clean up and properly dispose of their dog’s waste.

All dogs must have up-to-date vaccinations prior to entering the off-leash dog park.

Dogs must have current rabies and applicable license tags clipped to their collars at all times.

Dogs and/or puppies using the off-leash dog park must be at least six months old and must be up to date on all core vaccines including rabies, parvo/distemper, and bordetella.

Limit of three dogs per person per visit.

Dogs must be on leash prior to exiting the dog park.

Dog park hours: 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily.

To view more information about the City of Rio Rancho Animal Regulations click here

(’87 Code, § 15-3-1) (Ord. 86-003; Am. Ord. 90-034; Am. Ord. 15-03) Penalty, see § 94.99

Dog Park Locations by Name:
Havasu Park   3535 Havasu Falls Street NE  no water available 
High Range Park 1901 40th Street water available
Los Montoyas Park 3701 Camino de Los Montoyas no water available
Mountain View Park 6441 Grayson Hills Dr NE no water available
Rainbow Park 301 Southern Blvd. SE water available
RR Sports Complex 3501 High Resort Blvd. water available
Rio Vista Park 1670 Riverside Dr. NE no water available

Click
here
to view an interactive map of park locations.


Violations
To report a violation please call Animal Control at 505-891-5075, option 1 (Monday thru Friday during business hours). Call the Sandoval County Regional Communications Center on weekends or after hours at (non-emergency number) 505-891-7226. 

For emergency situations please call 911.