Back to Oklahoma!

Back to Oklahoma!

We have started work on a 14,000 square foot park in Jenks, a suburb of Tulsa, Oklahoma. The entire footprint is being built up around 7 feet, making the skatepark closer to the elevations that surround the site. It’s an enormous amount of dirt work and site prep, but progress has been quick. Check out […]

Small Spot Development

Small Spot Development

Its a big vision, but we want to see small spots in every neighborhood park. They should be as common as a basketball court or a swing set. These last few weeks we have been playing around with some ideas for small spots, and then site specific ideas for a nearby city. It led to […]

Tahlequah Bowl Build Starts

Tahlequah Bowl Build Starts

The rehab of the Tahlequah Skatepark wrapped up last December, and now we are back to turn the nearby old public pool into a bowl. Check out these pics from our first weeks on the job.

Columbus, Indiana is getting a new skatepark designed by Janne Saario

Columbus, Indiana is getting a new skatepark designed by Janne Saario

Hunger Skateparks is working with the City of Columbus, Columbus Skatepark Advocates, and the designer Janne Saario to reimagine the Jolie Crider Memorial Skatepark. We remember when the current wood park was built around 1999, just before the Louisville Skatepark was built. It was the closest skatepark to Bloomington, and we made that trip many […]

Tahlequah Crew

Tahlequah Crew

It takes a special kind of beast to be a skatepark builder. Bart tends to work long hours and his daily and weekly goals might at times seem brutal and unreasonable. The weather has been incredible for the build, but we are all aware that winter is coming which increases the pace onsite. We are […]

First Weeks of Park Rehab in Tahlequah

First Weeks of Park Rehab in Tahlequah

On site in Tahlequah, Oklahoma for almost 2 week now, and all that needs to be demolished is removed and the new park is taking shape. Working within the city budget, the designers decided to keep most of the flat of the old park and put the budget into new features. But on our first […]

Halloween at Kanis, Indy, Newport & New Castle

Halloween at Kanis, Indy, Newport & New Castle

A skaters’ favorite holiday at some of our favorite parks. Indy Skatepark   Kanis, Little Rock Arkansas New Castle, IN Newport DIY

Indiana Backyards

Indiana Backyards

A glimpse at some of the backyard spots Indiana has hidden away.

New Castle Skatepark Mosaics

New Castle Skatepark Mosaics

When we designed the New Castle Skatepark, we wanted to add as many colors and decorative elements as the budget would allow. This included a Robert Indiana pop art inspired railing that wraps the bowl area using the words Ride, Roll & Skate. The specific Robert Indiana pieces that inspired the railing were his DIE […]