Vail’s new skate park up and on the grind

By John LaConte

VAIL — By now you may have heard the kick and pop of skateboards in the Lionshead Village parking structure.It’s a beautiful sound, especially for those who have seen the park through from design to grind. Located inside the structure in space between parking areas which was previously unused, the skate park was conceived by local high school student Cameron Chaney and brought before the council in 2015. Construction was undertaken by California Skate parks for a cost of $1.6 million and wrapped up this spring.The Vail Recreation District started giving lessons there last week, giving skaters the first official …

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