Des Moines is the county seat of Polk County. It is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. Being situated near the center of North America, Des Moines area has a humid continental climate, with humid, hot summers and snowy, cold winters.
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Skate Boarding in Templeton Domain, Christchurch, Canterbury New Zealand
Overall the city is surrounded by Avon, Heathcote and Waimakariri Rivers, and the Canterbury Plains. The climate is considered to be temperate, with cool and mild summers (maximum temperature 23°C/73°F), and cold and frosty winters (temperatures fall below 0°C/32°F frequently).
Christchurch is the paradise of skateboarding lovers with many areas, dedicated to skating. Templeton Domain, situated near Templeton Country Club, provides many concrete ramps, rails, ledges, two half pyramids, a box with grindrails, thus perfect for transition and street skating.
Slide on the rails, make your jumps and ollies off the ramps and land back again on your board, do stunning kickflips and drop-ins. Buy or take your skateboard with you and get ready to perform amazing tricks up in the air!