With mild winters and warm summers, skateboarding weather is available all year-round in Alabama. You don’t have to bring your board far to find a great spot to skate. With parks equipped with half pipes, rails, and bowls ranging in size, Alabama has a place for every boarder to sharpen their skills. Here are the 8 best in the state.
Located in Palmore Park, this skate park is surrounded by beautiful scenery. Palmore features a challenging skate rail and several bowls that are worth a visit.
Featuring two quarter pipes, stairs, grind rails, a half pipe and more across a 6,000-square-foot skate park, Foley is a skateboarder’s paradise!
Cox Creek is an outdoor park with everything a skater needs. With a recently-installed bowl, they have a small four set, a handrail, and much more.
If you’re looking for a larger skate park with plenty of space, Insanity is the park for you. Insanity is a private skate park with both in-ground concrete and above-ground ramps including a full-size half pipe.
Enjoy a concrete park with kidney shaped bowl and street area with stairs, rails, and a pyramid. The park is 7,500 square feet, and is easy to get to.
What sets Sims apart from other skate parks is the beautiful surrounding scenery. The Skate park shares a campus with a soccer field, kids park, and much more. Sims is a must visit for parents with multiple children with different interests.
Fairhope’s skate park is known for its spacious setting. It also includes long ledges and rails that make for a great outdoor skating experience.
Built by California Skateparks, Veterans Park has everything you need for a killer time. The plaza includes obstacles such as ledges, stairs, handrails and manual pads, plus the Skull Bowl which has real pool tile and pool coping.