Drop in (literally) at the Vail Skatepark, located on the top level of the LionsHead parking structure. It’s free and open to skaters of all ages, summer through fall, dawn to dusk. Youth, ages seven to 14, can join skateboard clinics from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays throughout the summer. Private lessons also are available. Helmets are required. Knee pads and wrist guards are recommended.
Skateboard Clinics | Ages 7 - 14 | 10 a.m. to Noon on Tuesdays | June 11 - Aug. 13 | $25
Learn to skateboard at the Vail Skatepark with instructors who will teach everything from basic skills and etiquette to perfecting a boardslide or kickflip. Youth skateboarding classes take place from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays, June 111 to Aug. 13. The cost per clinic is $25 or $20 for Vail Recreation District and Eagle County residents. Purchase five sessions, and the costs are $20 and $15 respectively. Skateboards and helmets are required, and wrist guards and knee pads are recommended.