Do you have any idea how fast the sport of skateboarding has grown over the decades? The devoted following of the sport has kept it alive and well. Skate shops across the state of Massachusetts are dedicated to supplying this crowd with the best equipment, safety items, and even lessons! Check out these 10 great Massachusetts skate shops so you can pick from the best.
Skateboarding enthusiasts claim you’ll find the best prices around at Eastern Boarder. In addition to your skateboards and related gear, they sell snowboard equipment, too. The staff is knowledgeable and can successfully fit you to the right gear.
For everything skateboard related, visit Maximum Hesh Skateboard Shop. The store likes customers to know it is 100 percent staffed and owned by skaters. They will assemble any equipment you buy at no charge.
Whether you’re a skateboarder or a snowboarder, Thuro Skate Shop has everything you’ll need to enjoy the best each sport offers. Check in-store for information on private or group skateboarding or snowboarding lessons in season.
Owned and operated by skateboarders, Orchard Skate Shop not only sells an impressive array of skateboarding equipment, they also own the Bird’s Nest Bowl on site. The bowl is free for anyone to use during store hours, but a signed waiver is required before dropping into the bowl.
From skate shoes to every conceivable piece of skateboarding equipment, a visit to Concrete Wave finds you in close proximity to it all. You’ll feel the pull of the skateboarding culture when you visit this store.
Check with the pros at Technical about upcoming skateboarding events and competitions in the area. In the meantime, they’ll hook you up with some exceptional boards and all sorts of safety gear and equipment.
Don’t judge a book by it’s cover, and don’t judge a skate shop by its size. Underdog Skate Shop might be small, but the information alone that their skilled staff can offer is well worth a visit. Check out the skateboards and other needed equipment they sell, too.
Known for constantly acquiring the latest and greatest equipment, Solstice Skateboarding features a well-trained staff capable of answering all your questions and more. Check out the cool line of skateboarding clothing they sell.
For some unique skateboards and an entire line of skateboarding clothing and shoes, One Gig is the place to shop. Become immersed in skateboarding culture just by visiting the shop.
Don’t be deterred by the name. No one will ask for your blood! Instead, Hemoglobin Boarding Co.’s underlying theme is that skateboarding is “in your blood.” Check them out and consider having them design a skateboard for you.