The Incredible Finnish Skateboarding Scene

Whether you’re looking for the experience of a raw DIY skate park or a new concrete metropolis, Finland has it all. The long, bright summer days (and nights) make Finland the ideal destination for the traveling skateboarder.

The popularity of skateboarding in Finland is growing at an insatiable rate. There are over 21 skate parks in the Helsinki area alone and all the time more emerging. Here are some of the most interesting places to check out on a trip to this eccentric Nordic country.