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George Lane Skatepark Celebrates Grand Opening

Quartz Hill, California’s George Lane Park is now home to one of LA County’s premiere skateparks courtesy of Spohn Ranch’s design/build talents. The 15,000 square foot concrete skatepark officially opened on August 14 to a massive crowd of skateboarders, BMX bike riders and community supporters. The project was our second of two skatepark builds for Los Angeles County, following an … FULL POST »

Spohn Ranch Breaks Ground on Shoreview, MN Skatepark

Spohn Ranch and the City of Shoreview have teamed up to replace the wood ramps at Shoreview Commons Park with a new concrete skatepark. In collaboration with LHB Landscape Architecture, we designed a modern 7,500 square foot skatepark that flows with the natural topography of the space and features a nice blend of street and transition-style terrain. The west end … FULL POST »

Harbor City Skatepark Opens To Rave Reviews

Spohn Ranch and the City of LA have officially opened the Harbor City Skatepark! Located at Harbor City Park, between Torrance and Carson, the new 11,000 square foot concrete skatepark has been earning rave reviews from skateboarders across the South Bay since opening on Go Skateboarding Day, June 21st. Before our design/build expertise took over, the project was made possible … FULL POST »

Construction Begins on New FishHawk Ranch Skatepark

The FishHawk Ranch Skatepark in Lithia, Florida is undergoing a major upgrade. Located just outside of Tampa, the FishHawk Ranch Skatepark will transform from a modest collection of wood ramps to a contemporary concrete skatepark and pump track. Hillsborough County took notice of our innovative skatepark design/build projects across the country and invited us back to Florida for a unique … FULL POST »

New Somerville Skatepark Opens at Lincoln Park

As one of the most densely populated municipalities in the nation, the City of Somerville, Massachusetts has limited space for parks and recreation. So when Lincoln Park was up for renovation and City officials prioritized a space for skateboarders, it was clear they understood the value of skateparks. The skatepark, as well as the rest of the updated park, officially … FULL POST »

Groundbreaking Set For New Eagle Pass Skatepark

A once desolate space underneath US Highway 277, in the City of Eagle Pass, Texas will soon be the home to a 8,500 square foot concrete skatepark. If you’re not familiar with Eagle Pass, it sits directly on the cusp of the Texas-Mexico border, separated by the Rio Grande. After years of behind-the-scenes advocacy. the project kicked into high gear … FULL POST »

JOIN THE WASATCH ACADEMY SKATEPARK HONOR ROLL

The Wasatch Academy, a private boarding school a few hours south of Salt Lake City, is now home to a signature Spohn Ranch skatepark. Located in the small community of Mt. Pleasant, the Academy is internationally known, with an annual enrollment of 300+ young adults from over 40 countries. While the Wasatch Academy was in the process of updating amenities … FULL POST »

Crowley Lake Skatepark Charges Ahead

About 30 minutes south of the legendary winter tourist destination Mammoth Mountain and on the eastern side of Sierra Nevada mountain range lies the close-knit community of Crowley Lake, California. In recent years, a public skatepark became a top priority for the community. The importance of a skatepark was noticeably relevant in a place where during the dry months, fishing, … FULL POST »

SPOHN RANCH BUILDS ARMADA A DREAM COME TRUE

Armada Township, an hour north of Detroit, Michigan, is now how home to a “dream come true” for local residents Jacob Gritzinger and Tyler Ross who spent nearly a decade advocating for a public skatepark. “It brings tears to eyes,” said Gritzinger. “It really does.” The Armada skate park location is 75400 North Avenue Armada, MI 48005 Spohn Ranch was … FULL POST »

THIS SANTE FE SKATEPARK RULES THE SOUTHWEST

The City of Santa Fe’s new skatepark is now open! After a several-year journey, on July 29, 2017, Santa Fe’s skateboarding community celebrated the official opening of the Genoveva Chavez Skatepark – located just north of the Genoveva Chavez Community Center with an official address of 3221 Rodeo Rd. Santa Fe, NM 87507. At the beginning of the project, Spohn Ranch hosted … FULL POST »