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Skate park open in Jackson Springs

TAMPA — Hundreds attended the opening of the Northwest Skate Park at Jackson Springs on Saturday.

The park, at 8620 Jackson Springs Road in Tampa, has a full pipe, hubba ledge, granite rails, manual pad, pole jam and other California-style features.

Admission is free. Helmets are required and children under 12 must have elbow and knee protection.

The park will be closed today, but regular hours will be 2-9 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 2-10 p.m. Fridays; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays; and noon to 8 p.m. Sundays.

Skate park open in Jackson Springs 04/19/14 [Last modified: Saturday, April 19, 2014 11:21pm]
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