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Carlsbad Skatepark

Address: 2560 Orion Way, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760-434-2851
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Ranked #17 of 24 Attractions in Carlsbad
Owner description: A skaters' haven, this 15,000-square foot park with skateable rails, ramps, bowls and stairs is...
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Owner description: A skaters' haven, this 15,000-square foot park with skateable rails, ramps, bowls and stairs is located between a police and fire station, affording parents some measure of security.

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Sacramento, California, United States
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61 reviews 61 reviews
33 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Get there early - Fills up pretty good during the day!! Great place!! Don't bring little kids, though - They need to train somewhere before gettin into the park with the big kids!

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Carlsbad, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

I gave it an extra star for the Mogul Maze but it'd be a 3 star otherwise. It's got everything you need but that's it. You do what you came there for and then it starts to feel a little old so you go home cuz you're not those guys that just hang there all day, you've got a life.

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Mt vernon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012 via mobile

If you are looking to kill an hour in Carlsbad check out this park. My kids enjoyed watching skaters doing tricks and honing their skills. No fee to enter the park. We happened to go around dusk.

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Oceanside
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

should have been moved closer to town so skateboarders wouldn't misuse sidewalks, public and private property. Skate boarding IS a CRIME when public and private property is damaged by uncaring juveniles and their complicit parents.

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San Diego
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69 reviews 69 reviews
29 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

Nothing more perfect then this location. Not popular, low key and great atmosphere of humble skaters. I take my little nephews there once a month and they love it. The fire station no more than 200 feet away is run by Mike Lopez, and they keep their eye out on the kids. Good size park, nice rails and good spot... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

Beaches are well maintained on a consistent basis; rangers and lifeguards are constantly patrolling.

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Carlsbad, CA
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

This is nicely located in the Safety Center, near the police station, so you don't have a lot of punk kids. Feel safe bringing my 8 year old. Can get crowded on the weekends, mellow after schools. Lots of grass to hang out and watch, bathrooms, soda machine, picnic tables.

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Toronto, Canada
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Lots of bowls and it was lit up at night so I could skate into the evening ours!

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