Optimist Skatepark is open daily from dawn to dusk!
Optimist has options to ride both transition and street skating. The park features a 3,720-square-foot bowl and several features such as manny pads, stairs, rails, ledges, quarter pipes, ramps and a Euro gap. The total area of the Skatepark is 10,468-square-feet.
The skatepark is free to use and open to those who skate on skateboards, inline skates, roller skates and those who ride scooters and BMX bikes.
Optimist Park is located in Port huron, Mi at 1400 Whipple Street. Free street parking is available.
Optimist Skatepark in the news...
-May 20, 2023: New Optimist Park Skatepark opens in Port Huron
-July 2, 2022: NANCY WINZER & JACOB HAGER – OPTIMIST SKATE PARK
-Dec. 10, 2020: Second meeting set for Optimist skatepark design
-Dec. 2, 2019: Skaters on the hunt for final funds for Optimist skatepark
-Aug. 23, 2019: Skaters raise funds for $250,000 matching grant
-May 3, 2019: City raising funds for new skatepark at Optimist
-Aug. 6, 2018: PORT HURON RECEIVES $250,000 GRANT FOR SKATEPARK
Thank you to our sponsors...
-Skatepark Project (formerly the Tony Hawk Foundation)
-Community Foundation of St. Clair County
-Ralph C. Wilson, JR. Foundation
-Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan
-St. Clair County Parks and Recreation
-Michigan DNR Land and Water Conservation Fund
-ITC Holdings, Corp.
-Advia Credit Union
-multiple private donors
-supporters of our Skatepark Advisory Committee fundraisers