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The Best Skate Spots in Los Angeles

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List RulesStreet spots, skateparks, bowls,... whatever you can ride!

What is the most iconic, legendary, unmissable skate spot in Los Angeles?

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  • West L.A. Courthouse1
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    West L.A. Courthouse

    Legendary L.A. spot recently rehabilitated. Good crowd of pro skaters & amateurs riding these mythical blue ledges. Thanks L.A.! 
  • Green Ledges2
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    Green Ledges

    Louie Lopez bs tail to bs noseblunt.
  • Hollywood High School3
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    Hollywood High School

    Mythical tricks from Andrew Reynolds (fs flip), TJ Rogers (fs 360) & so many more krakens!

  • Staples Center4
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    Staples Center

    "gnarly" spot.
  • JKwon Plaza5
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    JKwon Plaza

     DGK's place, Boo Johnson hardflip fs board.

  • Stoner Skate Plaza6
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    Stoner Skate Plaza

    Great crowd everyday, good park to improve your street technique (perfect ground for your powerslide).

  • Lockwood Elementary7
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    Lockwood Elementary

    One of LA's classic spots. Banks & tiny picnic tables.

  • UCLA8
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    UCLA

    stairs, 3 block, ledges,... you'll find pretty much anything there!
  • Los Angeles High School9
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    Los Angeles High School

    Banks & stairs with bank on side
  • Santa Monica Pier Triple Set10
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    Santa Monica Pier Triple Set

    Remember Flip Skateboard's first video: Sorry? Geoff Rowley's 360?
  • Sunset Car Wash11
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    Sunset Car Wash

    Check Mark Gonzalez's hall of meat!
  • Venice Skate Park12
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    Venice Skate Park

    Iconic SoCal skatepark on Venice Beach.
  • Fairfax High School13
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    Fairfax High School

    ahem... shake junt "skate tank" video!

  • Beverly Hills High School14
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    Beverly Hills High School

    9 stair rail.
  • Westchester Skate Plaza15
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    Westchester Skate Plaza

    13,000 sqft of hardcore street skating, inaugurated in 2011.
  • Wilshire Rails16
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    Wilshire Rails

    R.I.P Wilshire, we loved you. (Arto, Rodrigo, Jim,...)
  • Venice High School17
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    Venice High School

    We saw Richie Jackson in a funny video recently!
  • Arco Rails18
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    Arco Rails

    Legendary spot from the 90s (Jamie Thomas's switch lipslide) but doesn't exist anymore.
  • Belmont High School19
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    Belmont High School

    oh you Shane O'Neill & your 360 double flip!