Location: behind 701 East State St., Athens
Contact: Athens Skate Park
Located on East State Street next to the Athens Community
Center, the 17,000 square foot concrete skate park is one of the most innovative
and challenging parks in the Eastern United States.
Designed and constructed by award winning Grindline Skate Parks, Inc of Seattle, the skate park boasts a 16’ diameter full pipe with capsule, an 8’ vertical wall, a 7’ hallway, and 5’ tight radius pocket. Managed by Athens Parks and Recreation, the Athens Skate Park is open seven days a week from dawn to dusk.
Photos by Beau Nishimura