Located in the skateboarding mecca of the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area, Riverside County has long been a central proving ground for skateboarding. While the town of Riverside has two skateparks, the county has several more. Here, we’ll round up some of the best Riverside skateparks, focusing on those we think are worth a visit.
Deleo Park Skatepark
Deleo Park Skatepark also referred to as Corona Skatepark, is a smaller 4,000-square-foot skatepark located just south of Corona, California off Interstate 15. The park was designed and constructed by Spohn Ranch to offer a positive alternative to the team sports focus of the larger Deleo Park Sports Complex.
Goetz Park Skatepark
Goetz Park Skatepark is a 5,000-square-foot concrete outdoor skatepark in Perris, California, a town in Riverside County. The Perris skatepark is a street plaza-style park that includes a mini-flow bowl and long quarterpipe.
McVicker Canyon Skatepark
McVicker Canyon Skatepark is one of Riverside’s newest skateparks. It’s a 13,000-square-foot outdoor concrete skatepark in Lake Elsinore, California. This well-designed public skatepark includes a bowl, snake run, street plaza, and skateable stadium seating.
Menifee Skatepark is an outdoor public skatepark in Menifee, California, a town in Southern California’s Riverside County. Also known as Audie Murphy Ranch Skatepark, the skatepark includes two bowls and a street plaza.
Moreno Valley Skatepark
The Moreno Valley Skatepark is a 4,000-square-foot outdoor concrete skatepark in Moreno Valley, California that first opened in 2019. Located near Riverside’s March Airforce Base, the skatepark is packed with features, including a mini ramp and stair section that is well-liked by the local students at both the high school and community college.
About Riverside County
Riverside County is located in southern California and is home to over 2.3 million people. The county is known for its diverse landscape, which includes the Santa Ana Mountains, the Coachella Valley, and the Mojave Desert. Riverside County is also a popular destination for skateboarding, thanks to its numerous skate parks and skate shops.
In addition, the county is home to several colleges and universities, including UC Riverside and La Sierra University. Whether you’re looking to explore the great outdoors or pursue higher education, Riverside County has something to offer.
In recent years, Riverside County has also become known for its burgeoning craft beer scene. With over 50 breweries now call the county home, it’s no wonder that Riverside County is becoming a favorite destination for beer lovers from all over the globe.