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Skaters for Portland Skateparks mission is to create a comprehensive system of world-class public skateparks in Portland, Oregon.

Our vision is to make skateboarding safe and freely accessible to every skateboarder every day for everybody’s benefit.

Skaters for Portland Skateparks is a non-profit corporation, tax exempt pursuant to 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

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Colin Sharp
Bryce Kanights
Mark Conahan

Gabriel Park open

Gabriel Park Skatepark Portland, OR

This news is a couple of weeks old but the fourth of our planned 19 Portland Skateparks has opened. Gabriel Park Follows Pier Park, Glenhaven and Holly Farm. Skaters are loving the modified snake-run design by Airspeed. It’s a good addition to the mix of terrain available in Portland. Still looking for a covered skatepark and a plaza design, oh, and a ditch simulation, roman style pool, left and right kidneys, big vert ramp….

More coverage on Skate and Annoy and Earth Patrol Media.


Gabriel Park Skatepark Portland, OR top to bottom
The view from the top of the snake.

Gabriel Park Skatepark Portland, OR opening Day crowd
Portland City Commissioner Dan Saltzman and Airspeed’s Stephanie Mohler hype up the opening day crowd.

One Response to “Gabriel Park open”

  1. SIZZLE DRIZZLE Says:

    Gabriel’s sick n’ all but what about Ed Benedict, I see they’ve already tore up the landscape and there is a mountain of dirt, any news on the ETA and if the city has chosen to stick with the design a few posts back?

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