Transformation at The Maltings Park: Splott’s Recreational Gem


The new park has a new plaza Style Skatepark

The Maltings Park, situated on East Tyndall Street in Splott, has undergone a remarkable makeover that has left residents and visitors awe-inspired. The once modest green space has now become a vibrant recreational haven, boasting a brand-new Skatepark, Multi-Use Games Area, and a delightful kids park – all in one place!

Thrill-seekers are rejoicing as The Maltings Park proudly introduces Cardiff’s first Skatepark in over 12 years! Skaters, BMX riders, and rollerbladers are flocking to this urban paradise, eager to showcase their skills on the various features, including ledges, curved ‘taco shell’ ramps, a quarterpipe, and more. It’s a haven for adrenaline junkies, offering a safe and modern space to push their limits.

But the park’s transformation doesn’t end there. The Multi-Use Games Area has become a popular spot for sports enthusiasts, where football, basketball, and more can be enjoyed. Families are cherishing the charming kids park, complete with colorful play structures, swings, and slides, providing endless joy and laughter for the little ones.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”30938″ img_size=”full” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]This extensive park improvement project, which commenced several months ago, is part of a city-wide initiative to enhance public spaces. With an estimated £490,000 spent on landscaping alone, the authorities are committed to creating green and sustainable urban oases. As part of Cardiff’s One Planet strategy, The Maltings Park has also seen the addition of 31 semi-mature trees, meadow planting, and open lawn areas, promoting a greener environment for generations to come.

Today, on August 3rd, the park officially opened its doors to the public, marking a new chapter in the city’s recreational landscape. The grand entrance, featuring a circular plaza off East Tyndall Street, welcomed eager visitors who had long-awaited this day.

The Maltings Park’s revival stands as a testament to the power of community involvement and city planning. With its captivating amenities and welcoming atmosphere, it promises to be a gathering spot for families and friends seeking outdoor fun and adventure. So, grab your skateboard, gather your team, and head down to The Maltings Park for a day of excitement and camaraderie in the heart of Splott.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]