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Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

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Here are a few resources providing laws, locations of places to skate, and even a guide for parents whose children have taken up the sport. 

Learn How to Skateboard for Kids Videos

An intro to skateboarding basics made just for kids and parents from SkateXS.

A Parent's Guide to Skateboarding

A great online guide we found to help familiarize parents with skateboarding. Learn about safety, equipment, basic skills and lingo.

Skate Like A Girl PDX

A local non-profit organization empowering women and girls through skateboarding. They offer monthly clinics, Saturday drop-in events, and work with SUN schools to bring skateboarding to girls in the Portland area.

Safety Huey

Some friendly resources about skating legally in Portland.