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Final Design Revealed for Tustin Skatepark

The Tustin Skatepark is long overdue, but with Spohn Ranch’s skatepark design/build expertise shaping the process, the 12,000 square foot space will be worth the wait. The skatepark is a first for the City of Tustin, but not Spohn Ranch’s first project in Orange County, California. After hosting a public design workshop that provided key insights from the skateboard community, … FULL POST »

Spohn Ranch Gears Up to Build Grinnell Skatepark

After several years of grass roots fundraising, the Grinnell, Iowa Skatepark is officially scheduled to begin construction. Located in Bailey Park, just east of Des Moines, Grinnell’s new concrete skatepark will replace a modest collection of wood ramps built by local riders as a temporary skatepark solution. When the time came to move past a temporary set-up and hire a … FULL POST »

Spohn Ranch Expands Stillwater, OK Skatepark

On March 30th, Spohn Ranch and the City of Stillwater, Oklahoma officially opened the new and improved Strickland Park Skatepark. The City installed a collection of steel/Skatelite ramps approximately 15 years prior, but thanks to the advocacy of local skateboarders and a Community Development Block Grant, we were able to expand the skatepark with 5,000 square feet of new concrete … FULL POST »

Construction Begins on Hammond, Indiana Skatepark

With the help of Spohn Ranch’s skatepark design/build expertise, the City of Hammond, Indiana is joining the modern age of skateparks with a new concrete skatepark at Hessville Park. Located just outside of Chicago, Hammond made do with a collection of steel ramps for many years, but those ramps had run their course and a concrete upgrade was imminent. Spohn … FULL POST »

Final Design Revealed for Manzanita Skatepark

With the Logan Wells Skatepark in the books, Spohn Ranch and the City of Anaheim are now gearing up for the Manzanita Skatepark. The skatepark design/build project is our 4th for the City of Anaheim and will be located in north-central Anaheim, an area currently underserved by public skateparks. Our canvas at Manzanita Park was challenging and tested our skatepark … FULL POST »

Ivins, Utah Skatepark Rolling With Design Workshop

Ivins City, Utah and Spohn Ranch have officially teamed up to build a concrete skatepark at Unity Park. Spohn Ranch was selected for the project in early 2019 via a nationwide search for skatepark designers and builders – likely due in part to our history of successful skatepark design/build projects across Utah. The project kicked-off with a community design workshop … FULL POST »

Spohn Ranch Builds CA’s First Concrete Pump Track

Both the PHR pump track and skatepark officially open to the public April 10! San Diego’s North County is now home to state-of-the-art wheel-friendly spaces including a concrete pump track and a concrete skatepark. They comprise just a small part of the Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park, which is located just east of Carmel Valley and broke ground in June … FULL POST »

East Anaheim’s Logan Wells Memorial Skatepark Opens

On Saturday February 23rd, Spohn Ranch joined the Logan Wells Memorial Foundation, the City of Anaheim and several hundred of Logan’s family, friends and supporters to officially cut the ribbon on the Logan Wells Memorial Skatepark.  Despite unprecedented levels of rain throughout January-February, our veteran team of skatepark builders stayed on track with the aggressive construction schedule and finished just … FULL POST »

Hard Work Pays Off for Harbor City Skatepark

Spohn Ranch and our client of two decades, the City of Los Angeles, are teaming up for a new concrete skatepark at Harbor City Park in Harbor City, California. The 11,000 square foot skatepark will occupy an under-utilized space in the southwest corner of the park, at the intersection of Lomita Boulevard and Belle Porte Avenue. After several years of … FULL POST »

PAGE, ARIZONA ADDS SKATEPARK TO ICONIC LANDSCAPE

The City of Page, Arizona’s 3 million annual visitors can soon add state-of-the-art concrete skatepark to their vacation itineraries. After being selected via a nationwide search for skatepark design/build firms, then executing a comprehensive design process, Spohn Ranch has officially begun construction on the Page Skatepark. Located in the northwest corner of John C. Page Memorial Park, the skatepark design … FULL POST »