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Following the Process to Reopen Pennsylvania Guidelines, the Skate Park is OPEN. There is a limit of 25 skaters at a time allowed in the park.

  • The Gettysburg Area Alternative Sports park is a safe and drug-free facility. Therefore there is no alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs permitted.

  • The Gettysburg Area Alternative Sports park is a safe haven where all users
    are treated respectfully.
    There will be NO profane language, fighting, pushing, physical or verbal abuse, or bullying tolerated.

  • The Gettysburg Area Alternative Sports park believes in the safe practice of all sports. Helmets are required for all users. Protective gear; knee (and or shin for bikes) and elbow pads are required for all users. Skaters and Boarders under 20 years old must wear wrist guards. Wrist guards are recommended for all skaters and boarders.

  • For their safety, users under 10 years old must be supervised by a person authorized by the parent or legal guardian, who is at least 16 years old. The supervisor must be actively supervising at all times. 

  • Spectators are encouraged to enjoy watching the practice of alternative sports but for everyone's safety they are to remain outside of the fence. 

  • For the safety of everyone, no food or beverages are allowed into the sports park.

  • The Gettysburg Area Alternative Sports Park will do its best to provide a safe and clean facility, however, each user is responsible for his or her own actions and safety. 

  • All users skate/blade/bike AT THEIR OWN RISK.

  • The code of conduct has been developed by the membership of GARA.
    Have questions, ask a staff member.