Skate Boarding in Oak Lawn Skatepark, Chicago, Illinois USA

Both skate and urban
Chicago is the seat of Cook County, Illinois, USA. It is the third most populous city in the US and the most populous city in both the American Midwest and Illinois. Nicknamed as The Second City or Windy City, Chicago is situated on the southeastern shores of Lake Michigan, in the northeastern Illinois.

Near Chicago in the suburb called Oak Lawn, lies an awesome skatepark, the Oak Lawn Skatepark. It is a place designed and used for skateboarding and skateboarders enjoy it as much as they can.

This outdoor skatepark is rather wide with ramps at the color of the sand. It is in average condition, as it has being used for years. Day after day, skateboarders are coming repeatedly to enjoy a nice session on the amazing park features. The skate part has a street course, mini ramp, quarter pipe and spine, while the urban part has rails and curb.

The grind box has two heights, the flat rail is long kinked and the round bar has an adjustable height. Pyramid and banks complete the ingredients of the perfect skatepark recipe.

All of the above plus the fact that the park attracts many different style skateboarders and fans of the sport, make this skatepark the most popular in the area. Grab your board and enjoy a nice session with other skateboarding fanatics!!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Springfield
197 miles/317 km, 2 hours 58 minutes
Head east on E Myrtle St toward S 5th St. Turn right onto S 5th St. Continue onto I-55 BUS S/I-55 Loop S/S 6th St. Continue to follow I-55 BUS S/I-55 Loop S. Take the exit onto I-72 E toward I-55 N/Decatur/Chicago. Continue onto I-55 N. Take exit 277b to merge onto I-294 S toward Indiana. Toll road. Take the U.S. 12 E/U.S. 20 E/95th St exit. Turn right onto US-12 E/US-20 E/W 95th St. Turn left onto Ridgeland Ave. Turn right onto 89th Pl. Destination will be on the left.
BY CAR FROM Lawrenceville
254 miles/408.7 km, 4 hours 15 minutes
Head west on State St toward 11th St. Turn right onto IL-1 N/15th St. Continue to follow IL-1 N. Turn left onto IL-133 W/W Jasper St. Continue to follow IL-133 W. Turn right to merge onto I-57 N. Take exit 345A to merge onto I-80 E toward Indiana/I-294. Partial toll road. Take exit 155 on the left for Interstate 294 North Tollway toward Wisconsin. Toll road. Merge onto I-294 N. Toll road. Take the U.S. 12/U.S. 20/95th St exit. Toll road. Turn right onto US-12 E/US-20 E/W 95th St. Turn left onto Ridgeland Ave. Turn right onto 89th Pl. Destination will be on the left.
Chicago O'Hare International Airport,
27.3 miles/44 km

If you wish to travel by train, Amtrak has stations almost in the entire Illinois. Take a train from anywhere in the US or Illinois and abort in Chicago – Union Station, IL (CHI). From there you can use the public transportation or rent a car.


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