Skateboarders flooded the new skate park at Travers Park Saturday for a dedication celebration that included music and plenty of trick moves in the bowls of the now-dubbed Concrete Lake. More than 200 people attended, many to watch the dozens of skateboarders young and old trying out the new park, built by the City of Sandpoint with $125,000 raised by the community/Sandpoint Online photo by owner Chris Bessler.
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