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.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, skate parks are closed until further notice.
List of Skate Parks
|Riverside Skate Park||108th Street & Riverside Drive in Riverside Park on lower level||(212) 408-0266||May 5 through June 25: Thursdays, Fridays, and Mondays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 7:00 p.m. Closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.||This skate park was built by skateboard legend Andy Kessler. It’s one of the very few vert skating spots throughout the five boroughs featuring a 10 foot wooden half pipe with vert as well as a mini half pipe, and quarter pipe.||No bikes allowed; inline skates are permitted. Full pads required.|
Directions to Riverside Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
West 79th Street Boat Basin
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the marina is currently closed. There is no dockage, no moorage, no anchoring, no launching, and no boatyard services.
Riverside Skate Park
Riverside Skate Park is closed to reconstruct the existing skate park with new skate elements, fencing, benches, picnic tables, and landscaping. Please visit the Capital Project Tracker page for updates on the project.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020
- RIVERSIDE PARK TO RECEIVE $11.5 MILLION IN MAYORAL FUNDING TO ADDRESS 1930s ERA DRAINAGE SYSTEMS
- NYC PARKS’ CITYWIDE MONUMENTS CONSERVATION PROGRAM KICKS OFF ITS 21st YEAR
- NYC Parks To Temporarily Close Riverside Park South Bike Path—59-70 Streets—Due To Planned Construction