Indie Alaska

Finding the Skateboard Scene in Alaska's Largest City

Season 8 Episode 13 | 3m 50s

With long winters and temperatures often dipping below freezing, most people might not consider Anchorage to be a location with a growing skateboarding community. But Garrett Swenson, a lifelong Alaskan and confident skateboarder, says the scene has been in Alaska for years and is even expanding. The extreme seasons and lack of venues have created a tight-knit skateboarding community.

Aired: 07/24/19

Rating: NR


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