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Best Skate Park Denver 2012 - Arvada Skate Park

Arvada Skate Park

Arvada Skate Park

13150 W. 72nd Ave.

Arvada, CO 80005


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The massive new 40,000-square-foot Arvada Skate Park was designed and built by the skater-owned Team Pain Skate Parks crew and overseen by local skater James Hedrick as part of the first phase of development at Gibbs West Community Park. Approximately 97 percent of the $2.1 million price tag was funded by grants from the Tony Hawk Foundation, Colorado Lottery, Great Outdoors Colorado and Jefferson County Open Space, and it was worth every penny. The park caters to skaters of all levels and persuasions, featuring bowls both big and small, a long and flowing snake run, granite ledges, handrail/stair sets, and some of the most innovative, sculptural features and architectural landscape designs we've ever seen, including a few that we weren't sure what to make of until we started seeing local skaters getting creative out there. Even if you don't skate, this is worth a look.

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That address is incorrect. That is the location of the old skatepark. The new park is located next to the Apex Center:13150 W 72nd AveArvada, Colorado 80005(303) 424-2739