Among all of the outdoor activities there are to do in Las Vegas, skateboarding is another popular one. Las Vegas is home to some of the best skateparks including the brand new Craig Ranch Skatepark! The list below is a guide for those looking to skateboard in the area.
1. Craig Ranch Skatepark
Rated the number one skatepark in Nevada, Craig Ranch is fairly new. Located in the Craig Ranch Regional Park in north Las Vegas, this 65,000 square ft. outdoor concrete park features a flow bowl, two pool bowls, a skate plaza in the corner, a half pipe and mostly square rails with an exception of one round rail.
2. Anthem Skatepark
Located about 10 minutes southwest of downtown Las Vegas, Anthem Skatepark is considered one of the best in the area. The outdoor park opened in 2003 and features a big flow area with depths ranging from 3’ to 9’ as well as a kidney pool with steep transitions. Make sure you wear a helmet here because you can get ticketed for not wearing one!
3. SkateCity Skatepark
This recently remodeled indoor skatepark features a mix of large and small ¼ pipes, a mini ramp, banks, ledges, stair sets, handrails and an awesome foam pit. BMX riders and skateboarders are welcome here.
4. Hollywood Skatepark
This 29,000 square ft. skatepark features concrete bowls connected by an 18’ full-pipe, and 11’ deep kidney bowl and a number of stairs and ledges. If you’re bringing your kids here be careful as some of the bowls might be too deep.
5. Metro Skatepark
This skatepark is located in Northwest Las Vegas. It features a half pipe area, pyramid in the center of the park and a good sized bowl with some stair sets. Be careful as the concrete here is very slippery!
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