Buckhurst Skatepark (Swindon)

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Buckhurst skatepark is an all concrete skatepark that can be found in the park behind the college and features a mixture of transition and street elements.

The skatepark starts on one side with a small bowl with metal coping and an open side that leads into the main body of the skatepark and also has a hipped edge. Following from this is a jumpbox that is joined to a hubba, stair set and flat bank and after these is a quarter pipe that acts as a return ramp.

Buckhurst skatepark is a small and simple park that has a basic selection of obstacles arranged in a back and forth arrangement. However, the surfaces are smooth and fast which makes up for it making it a good place for beginners to come and practise the basics but if you are after a more challenging skate check out one of the other skateparks nearby.

Opening Times : Subject to opening and closing times
  • Concrete
  • Free
  • Outdoors

Getting there

Buckhurst Skatepark
Burghley Close
Swindon
Wiltshire
SN3 3BS
National Rail Swindon 1.8 miles
Bus Burghley Close 0.1 miles 2

Swindon train station: Exit Swindon station onto Station Road and head east until the roundabout, crossing over the next two roundabouts until Ocotal Way. Take this road south and at Drakes Way cross over onto Raleigh Avenue. At the end of this road turn right onto Frobisher Drive and then the first right onto Burghley Close and Buckhurst skatepark will be at the end of here.

Burghley Close bus stop: Exit the bus onto Forbisher Drive and take Burghley Close until the end and Buckhurst skatepark will be in sight.

 

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