Beckley WV Skatepark



From it’s steel-wheeled beginning in the 1950’s through the sidewalk-surfing decade of the 60’s into the skateparks of the 70’s.Skateboarding has risen to heights beyond belief for millions of participants skatings ramps, sidewalks, and skate parks around the world.

The City of Beckley Park and Recreation Department celebrated it’s opening of the new skate park in Beckley on Saturday, October 13th, 2001. The skate park was named by having a contest among our youth in the community. This was during the fallen of the Twin Towers in New York City. Our park is known as Beckley Freedom Park, “Let’s Roll.”

The Skate Park consist of:
*Two-steel 12 foot wide quarter-pipes (one 6 foot high and one 4 foot high)
*One steel half-pipe (18 foot wide, 6 foot high, 40 foot long with ramp access to one end)
*Four ramps (two 18 inches high and two 12 inches high)
*One 20 foot by 20 foot 3 foot highconcrete pyramid
*One concrete fly box 20 foot long by 2 foot high
*One 30 foot long concrete grinding block sloping from 18 inches to 6 inches
*10 foot wide “skate-around” area along the entire perimeter
*Skate park is 150 feet square (22500 square feet of concrete, a little over a half-acre in area about 9 trips around is a mile


Beckley Skate Park Address:

Chase Ave & Jonathan Dr, Beckley, WV 25801 …

Beckley Skate Park Hours

Skate park hours: dusk til dawn

1. Skateboarding, in-line skating, and BMX freestyle biking are “High Risk Activities”. Wear a helmet, knee pads, elbow pads, and wrist guards at all times. (Know your ability and skate or ride accordingly.)

2. The skate park is a skate or ride at your own risk non-supervised facility designed for skateboarding (34″ maximum length), in-line skating (4-wheel maximum per skate), and BMX freestyle biking only.

3. The skate park hours will be posted at the entry. The Beckley City “No Trespassing” ordinance will be enforced when the park is closed.

4. Motorized vehicles, scooters, or other wheeled devices are not allowed within the skate park.

5. Inspect the surfaces before you ride them. Remove all trash, debris, and objects that may prevent a smooth safe ride. Report any damage of skate park surfaces to the Beckley City Parks and Recreation Department

6. No skating or riding when wet, raining, snowing or during skate park maintenance periods.

7. Graffiti in the skate park is illegal and will not be tolerated. Keep the park surfaces clean as graffiti and abuse will close the park for paint removal and repairs.

8. This park has been designed for beginner to intermediate skill levels. Be courteous to others using the facility and other park patrons. Parental supervision is strongly recommended.

9. Profanity, reckless and boisterous behavior is prohibited.

10. No competitive or demonstration events or amplified music are allowed without prior written approval from the Beckley City Parks and Recreation Department.

11. Smoking, illegal drug use and consumption of alcoholic beverages is strictly prohibited.

12. Public restrooms and telephones are located at the scorekeepers building (seasonally).

13. Violations of any of these rules or regulations may result in closing of the skate park facility,and/or violators may be ejected and banned from the facility.

A concrete park of decent size.. good for beginners and experts alike..


Go Skate does not oversee this park. Skate at your own personal liability. Wear proper head, elbow, elbow, and wrist protection at all times. Go Skate will not be liable for injury at these parks. For more questions above detailed guidelines at this park, call the town recreation department staff.

Learn Skateboarding:

Go Skate offers skateboard lessons at Beckley Skatepark. If you are getting hurt a lot then you may want to consider taking a lesson with Go Skate, The Nation’s Elite Skateboard Lesson Service. Beckley Skate Lessons

Directions to Skate Park:

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