Thurston County Waste and Recovery Center
2420 Hogum Bay Road N.E. in Lacey
The five-acre facility is open from dawn to dusk, seven days a week, and features a special area for small dogs, water stations, a sand and gravel area for digging, paths and fencing.
The free park also includes a large, dog bone-shaped patio and
decorative fire hydrants.
The patio consists of personalized “tribute” bricks available for purchase from Thurston County Animal Services, 352-2510.
Proceeds from the sale of the sand-blasted and engraved bricks will benefit the Hawks Prairie facility and other future off-leash areas in the county.
Directions to the Off-Leash Dog Park:
From I-5 take the Hawks Prairie / Marvin Road exit 111.
Head north on Marvin Road (from I-5 southbound, turn right - from I-5 northbound, turn left and cross I-5)
Take the 1st right onto Hogum Bay Rd NE.
The entrance to the Thurston County Waste and Recovery Center (WARC) will be on the right.
The Off-Leash Dog Park will be on the right as you enter the WARC.