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Grant Skate Park

9th Street and Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
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Skate in Chicago

Clean, cool view, easy access, street skating, no cracks. People were nice and kept to themselves... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
stormieRN
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Easy access, lots of edges and rails

Lots or rails and ramps, scooters and skateboards allowed. Easy access. It's a large area, clean... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
yogilisa
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Traverse City, Michigan
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Jul 14, 2017
“Skate in Chicago ”
Mar 1, 2017
“Easy access, lots of edges and rails ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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9th Street and Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60605
Downtown / The Loop
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Clean, cool view, easy access, street skating, no cracks. People were nice and kept to themselves. Cool legs statues and Buddha statue. I didn't skate but my husband and son did.

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Lots or rails and ramps, scooters and skateboards allowed. Easy access. It's a large area, clean , good use of an empty space . Benches and trash cans conveniently located . Well lit at night .

Thank yogilisa
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Had a blast with friends at this skate park! Don't have a skateboard? Rent a bike for cheap right next door! My friends and I went here all 3 days we were in Chicago.

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Reviewed 31 December 2016

Huge skate park in the middle of the city. Well used, even during the week, no attitude, welcoming vibe.

Thank Roland J
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

My 17 year old son wanted to go here on a Sunday afternoon. It is located on the far SW tip of Grant Park. I was incredibly impressed by how large and clean it is. He made friends with others very quickly. Dozens of skaters...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Took my 9 year old grandson here - who is an experienced skateboarder. Here is his feedback on this great skate park: Some of his favorite ramps were: the small boxes, the 7 stairs, hubba to rail and rail to gap and gap to ramp....More

Thank Diane K
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

Great for scooters, roller-blades, skate boards and BMX bikes. Kids and teens love this place next to Michigan & 11th street.

Thank Anna G
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