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River Avenue Parks

 Skate Parks

The Department of Parks & Recreation will provide an attendant during official operating hours. Each participant will be required to sign a waiver (those under 18 will need their guardian's signature) before being allowed to use the facility.

Requirements for use:

NameLocationPhoneHoursFeaturesNotes
River Avenue Skate ParkEast 157th Street and River Avenue8:00 a.m. to duskDesigned closely with the skateboard community, this 10,000 square-foot concrete skate park features stairs, rails, ledges, benches, banks, gaps, and transitioned elements in a plaza setting. River Avenue is one of the City’s first skate parks to use traditional New York City Parks materials and references elements from the the city’s past and present.This is an unsupervised skate park. BMX bikes, scooters, and inline skates are permitted in addition to skateboards.

Directions to River Avenue Parks

River Avenue Parks Weather

  • Tue
    Rain
    41°F
  • Wed
    Rain Likely and Patchy Fog then Slight Chance Showers
    42°F
  • Thu
    Partly Sunny
    50°F
  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    47°F

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