El Paso County will officially open its third dog park at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 20, with the grand opening ceremony for Falcon Dog Park.Located within Falcon Regional Park, the new dog park has 10 acres of fully-fenced land for off-leash dog activities. The dog park includes a separate two-acre area for small dogs. While the dogs are at play, dog owners have access to benches, picnic tables, message boards, trash receptacles and dog waste bag dispensers. There are also walking loops inside the dog park.
Falcon Dog Park has its own entrance off of Eastonville Road and lies approximately 1,000 feet north of the baseball fields. Falcon Regional Park covers 215 acres and includes active recreation areas, baseball fields and open space. The park site is located east of the Meridian Ranch Development, adjacent with Eastonville Road, and north of Falcon High School.