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Dog Parks

Dog Park Daily Permits | Pay by Phone


No need for cash | Pay on the go | Secure payment

When visiting our Dog Parks you have the option to purchase a daily permit using your mobile phone. By calling, downloading the app, or visiting the website, Passport Parking makes it easy to purchase a daily permit.

A daily permit allows you and your canine companion one day's access to all five Dog Parks.

Daily Permit Fee

  • $15 per dog (up to 3), Lake County residents
  • $30 per dog (up to 3), nonresidents

Pay by App

Download the Passport Parking application in the App Store or Google Play Store.

app-store     play-store

Pay by Web


Pay by Phone

No smartphone? Dial 708-716-0716 and follow the prompts.


  • Sign up for a new account or log into your existing account. If creating a new account, you will need to complete a short verification process and selecet a PIN.
  • Enter the "zone" number for your location. Daily permits allow you and your canine companion one day's access to all five Dog Parks.

Zone Numbers

Location Lake County Residents    Nonresidents  
Duck Farm Dog Park       84701 84705
Independence Grove Dog Park     84702 84706
Lakewood Dog Park 84703 84707
Prairie Wolf Dog Park 84704 84708
Waukegan Savanna Dog Park 84709 84710
  • Add vehicle information. License plate number of the car that will visit the Dog Park is required.
  • Add payment information. Credit or debit card required. Please note: a 25 cent convenience fee will be added to all purchases made via Passport Parking.
  • Confirm your information to complete your purchase. There is no need to display a receipt in your windshield.

By purchasing a permit, you are agreeing to abide by all restrictions and rules.

Having Trouble?

  • Contact our Public Safety Office at 847-968-3404, 6:30 am–3 pm, weekdays. Evening and weekends, call 847-549-5200 and ask to speak to a Lake County Forest Preserve Ranger.