5. Santa Monica curbs – Los Angeles, California
Natas Kaupas’ part in the Wheels of Fire put the double-sided curbs in Santa Monica on every kid’s imaginary travel itinerary. Even though its sand gaps, canonized in early ‘90s World Industries videos, are now un-skateable, its ledges, curbs and manual pads still stand. Go there and pretend you’re Tim Gavin noseblunt transferring the length of one of the curbs. It’s harder than it looked.