Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash dog park), Richmond, BC

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Park Governance: Regional (Provincial or State)

Iona Beach Regional Park in Richmond, BC, has a beautiful jetty which stretches 4 kilometers into the ocean - that's an 8km round trip walk or bike ride! Dogs are allowed off-leash on the lower roadway of the Iona Jetty but they must be on-leash on the trail (on top of the jetty) and everywhere else in the park.

There are two areas where dogs are not allowed because of high value wildlife habitat

  • The ponds and areas surrounding them on the park's east side.
  • The foreshore and beach between the Iona Jetty and the North Jetty.

The park has bathrooms, water fountains for humans and dogs, poop bags, beach access, park benches, picnic tables and more. A beautiful place to spend an afternoon.

Check out the Iona Regional Park Map for an overview of the park.


A picture of the dog off-leash signs at Iona Beach Regional Park in Richmond, BC
A picture of the off-leash park sign at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path) Richmond, BC
A picture of the picnic area and parking at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path) Richmond, BC
A picture of the beach and parking at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path) Richmond, BC
A picture of a sign which says the average time to walk to the end of the jetty and back is 2.5 hours at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path), Richmond, BC
A picture looking down the jetty at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path), Richmond, BC
A picture looking down the jetty path with Vancouver Island mountains in the background at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path), Richmond, BC

A north facing picture of the wetlands with the North Shore Mountains in the background at Iona Beach Regional Park (off-leash path), Richmond, BC
A picture of a raised wooden boardwalk at Iona Beach Off-Leash Dog Park in Richmond, BC
A picture of the beach at Iona Beach Off-Leash Dog Park in Richmond, BC
A view of the sun setting over the ocean through wispy clouds at Iona Beach Off-Leash Dog Park in Richmond, BC

Features
  • Off-leash areas
  • On-leash areas
  • No dogs allowed areas
Dog Features:
  • Off-leash trails
  • Drinking water
  • Poop bags
Size of off-leash area (Parks):
  • Large
Other Features (Parks):
  • Picnic tables
  • Washrooms
  • Running path
Washrooms:
  • Flush toilets
  • Accessible washroom
Garbage Cans:
  • Standard garbage cans
  • Recycling bins
  • Dog waste bins
Trail Features
Other Features (Trails & Hikes):
  • Horse trails
Trail difficulty:
  • Beginner
Trail length:
  • Less than 1 kilometer
  • Between 1 and 5 kilometers
  • Between 5 and 10 kilometers
  • More than 10 kilometers
Trail terrain:
  • Sand
  • Dirt or gravel
  • Asphalt or concrete
Trail elevation gain:
  • Mostly flat
900 Ferguson Road, Richmond, BC V7B 1W7, Canada

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