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Sprinker Skateboard Park

Sprinker Skate Park
Harold E. Le May Skateboard Park at Sprinker Recreation Center

Opened on October 29, 2005, the Harold E. LeMay Skateboard Park is one of the largest all concrete skateboard parks in the state. Located behind the recreation building adjacent to the new baseball fields, it has skate features for beginning, intermediate and advanced levels including: 
  • A peanut bowl with pool coping 9' and 11' in depth
  • An out-of-sight snake run from 8'-11' deep
  • A 10' vert wall
  • 14' clamshell
  • Half pipes
  • Waves
  • Banks
  • Rails and steps
  • Multiple shade structures and bleachers for families and viewing


When can I Skate?

PARK HOURS
Sprinker Skate Park
November 1 - March 31 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Dec. 24th & 31st Closed at 2:30 PM
NOV 24, DEC 25, JAN 1 CLOSED
April 1 - Memorial Day 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Memorial Day - Labor Day 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM 
Labor Day - October 31 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM 


When can I get a membership card made?

OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
to make an appointment
outside posted times call:
 (253)-798-4015

What are the Rules & Regulations?
Check In Procedures
  • All participants must check in at the front office prior to entering the skate park.
  • Only participants are allowed in the park. Spectators must go around through the mall gate for viewing.
  • Membership cards are required and free of charge for the first card. Replacement card fee is $5.
  • Over 18 need legal ID to register for membership.
  • Under 18 must have parent / legal guarding present to register.
  • No riding / skating inside the building.

Posted Rules & Regulations

  • Membership Cards Required
  • Skateboards / Scooters / In-Line Skates / 20' Bikes* only
  • Skate/Bike at own risk; know your limits
  • Helmets REQUIRED for all users under age 18 and all bikers regardless of age
  • Protective gear is recommended for all users
  • The park is monitored by Pierce County Parks & Recreation
  • County assumes no responsibilities for injuries or personal property damage
  • Skate & bike respectfully
  • Use care to avoid injury to yourself and others
  • Food, drink, glass objects prohibited in skating area
  • Possession of alcoholic beverages prohibited
  • Sprinker is a non-smoking facility (includes vapes, ecig, hookah)
  • Animals prohibited
  • Alterations to park of any kind prohibited
  • Loud inappropriate music and/or lyrics prohibited
  • Physical & verbal abuse or public disturbances prohibited
  • Loitering prohibited
  • Park may be closed during inclement weather or special events

*Bicycles are allowed in the skate park under the following conditions:Bikes in skatepark
  • 20” wheel bicycles only (no trikes or training wheels)
  • 20” designation can be located on the tire
  • Metal pegs must have plastic covers on before entering park
  • Plastic pedals only
  • All cyclists must wear a helmet per Pierce County Code:10.22.020 Bicycle Helmet Required.

Any person bicycling or riding as a bicycle passenger on or in tow of a bicycle upon any public area in unincorporated Pierce County shall wear an approved bicycle helmet designed for safety that meets or exceeds the standards adopted in Section 10.22.010 C., and shall have either the neck or chin strap of the helmet fastened securely while the bicycle is in motion.”

PartnershipHistory
The Harold E. Le May Skate Park at Sprinker Recreation Center is a result of a joint partnership between Pierce County Parks and Recreation and the Altrusa Foundation, a non-profit service organization.

The Altrusa Foundation applied for and received a State Development Grant for $275,000. The Altrusa Foundation raised an additional $150,000 toward the project and the Pierce County Parks and Recreation contributed the land and $125,0000 for the project.

Local skaters of all ages participated in the design process for the park.

The final design is a result of their efforts and participatio