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Hood River on Lock

Mark Partain - Hood River

So what do you do after a day of snowboarding on Mt. Hood? If you’re Mark Partain, you head down the mountain to Hood River for some true Oregon ‘crete. Riding for the Old Man Army vet division, Mark has earned his stripes in the skate trenches. Off the board, you can find Mark surrounded by boards at Wally’s Skate shop in Hood River. Check out more pics of Mark shredding it up after the turn.

All photos courtesy of comrade at arms and OMA team member, Shawn Reinert.

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Hood River Skate Haven

Foto-Friday Feb. 29, 2008 - Hood River

On this rare leap-year Foto-Friday, come session with us at the Hood River Skatepark. Check out Chase, Mike, Isaiah and MC as they sample the varied terrain including the new super-8 cam bowl. Unfortunately, Wally was relegated to surfing the couch due to a nasty flu bug and missed the session. Hope your feeling better Tom.

River City Skatepark – Seattle, Washington

River City Skatepark - Seattle, Washington

Get stoked! Grindline has completed work on another skatepark in Seattle and it looks like a fun one; aren’t they all. Located in the South Park neighborhood, the River City Skatepark is grind ready. Check out a few more pics after the turn. EPM “shred it up” Out!

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Take Me to the River – Part Two

Cal Skate Relics for December 3, 2009 - Waterfront Park Contest

First order of business, a big thanks to Tyler and Damon at Cal Skate for keeping the images flowing for what we call, Cal Skate Relics. This week, we head back down to Waterfront Park for a street style contest, circa 1986. Check out a sea-of-skate-humanity after the turn. Credit: all photos courtesy of Richard Lancefield by way of his son Christopher Lancefield.

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Good in the Hood

Sleestock 2009 @ Hood River Skatepark - Earth Patrol Network

Good is the operative word. Sleestock – Version 4.0 went down last weekend at the Hood River Skatepark and it was all good. Local medical staff reported a bit of an increase in face reattachments due to folks shredding them off but outside of that…, yep, it was all good. Thanks to skater/photogs: Tom, Shawn and Carl for capturing the action. All the goods after the turn.

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Board in the Hood

Hood Action

Whether it’s Mt. Hood or Hood River, boards are a go. Estes, Wally and friends break it down courtesy of shutter master, Carl Warren. See larger images after the turn along with a link to more of Carl’s sweet photos. EPM “Obama” In!

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Scourge of the Gorge Tour

Scourge of the Gorge Tour Video - Lifeblood Skateboards

The summer of 2011 has arrived and with it, the Lifeblood squad hit the road to do a bit of skating and filming in and around the Columbia River Gorge. Skate stops included Windells, Echo, Walla Walla, Richland, and Hood River. So what are you waiting for? Click on through to the other side to check out some Northwest skaters shredding their native lands. EPM “lifeblood stains” Out!

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Bingen Washington Progress

Bingen, Washington Skate Park - Photos: Carl Warren

There’s some new Grindline concrete taking form in the town of Bingen, Washington. It’s another skater design/build gem in the Columbia Gorge and it’s just across the river from Hood River. Be sure to check out Carl Warren’s park construction photos and stay tuned for details about the park opening in the near future. EPM “get stoked Bingen” Out!

Photo Credits: Carl Warren

Tumbleweed Tour

Tumbleweed Tour on Earth Patrol

A few weeks back, we took a little road trip out to eastern Oregon and Washington for some end-of-summer skate action. Rolling in the friendly confines of the GVK mobile, we hit Hood River, Irrigon, Echo, Pendleton, Milton-Freewater and Walla Walla on our weekend adventure. Check out a few snaps of our journey after the turn on this week’s foto-friday. EPM “experimenting with new technology” Out!

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Sparklehorse Said It Best

Sleestock V @ Hood River Skatepark, May 21-23

Rain makers coming. Rain makers coming. Rain makers coming, to soak us with water. Yeah well, what else is new. Get over it and head on out to Hood River Skatepark for all that is Sleestock V. The fun starts tonight, Friday May 21st, and ends sometime Sunday in a drunken skate crescendo. EPM “Bobcat’s going to ollie the creek gap, switch” Out!