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Skate in Chicago

Clean, cool view, easy access, street skating, no cracks. People were nice and kept to themselves... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Jacksonville, Florida
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Easy access, lots of edges and rails

Lots or rails and ramps, scooters and skateboards allowed. Easy access. It's a large area, clean... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Traverse City, Michigan
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14 Jul 2017
“Skate in Chicago ”
1 Mar 2017
“Easy access, lots of edges and rails ”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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9th Street and Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Downtown / The Loop
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Clean, cool view, easy access, street skating, no cracks. People were nice and kept to themselves. Cool legs statues and Buddha statue. I didn't skate but my husband and son did.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank stormieRN
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Lots or rails and ramps, scooters and skateboards allowed. Easy access. It's a large area, clean , good use of an empty space . Benches and trash cans conveniently located . Well lit at night .

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank yogilisa
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Had a blast with friends at this skate park! Don't have a skateboard? Rent a bike for cheap right next door! My friends and I went here all 3 days we were in Chicago.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Tannermash
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Huge skate park in the middle of the city. Well used, even during the week, no attitude, welcoming vibe.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank RolandJ_11
Reviewed 12 August 2016

My 17 year old son wanted to go here on a Sunday afternoon. It is located on the far SW tip of Grant Park. I was incredibly impressed by how large and clean it is. He made friends with others very quickly. Dozens of skaters...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank TheHoff44
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Took my 9 year old grandson here - who is an experienced skateboarder. Here is his feedback on this great skate park: Some of his favorite ramps were: the small boxes, the 7 stairs, hubba to rail and rail to gap and gap to ramp....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Diane K
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Great for scooters, roller-blades, skate boards and BMX bikes. Kids and teens love this place next to Michigan & 11th street.

Date of experience: March 2016
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