A great enclosed area with ramps, stairs, rails, mounds, walls, and more.   I've seen people with bikes, razors, in-line skates and of course, skate boarders, young and old. The Balboa Skatepark is a great upgrade to Balboa Park in general and... more
A little skate shop in the middle of the city. more
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FTC

Our new store is much larger and nicer with a women's section and full sneaker living room. FTC is a 50% core skate and 50% clothing boutique with an ongoing art gallery of photos and paintings. Established in 1986. more
Smack-clack, smack-clack, smack-clack. The sound of a skateboard rolling down the sidewalk still causes me to swivel my head. Though I've never owned a board, and have only randomly ridden around parking lots or driveways, I've always been interested... more
A very cool skate park on the edge of the park and immediately near the Upper Haight. Lines, benches / ledges. Every Friday, SF Park & Rec brings in ramps and rails. more