Soquel, California: Skyballs

Four large sky-blue concrete balls appear to be rolling down a park hill. It's art that practically begs for visitor gag-photo interaction.

Address:
461 Old San Jose Rd, Soquel, CA
Directions:
From Hwy 1 take the Bay/Porter exit, go away from the ocean. Continue on Porter until it turns into Old San Jose Rd. Look for the park on your left after Soquel High School.
Hours:
Gated after dark. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Skyballs.

Skyballs

Designed by artists Steve Gillman and Katherine Keefer in 2001, four sky-blue balls appear to be rolling down the gently sloping hill. A team of artists constructed the 8-9 foot diameter concrete spheres. A great place to take a "Sisyphus" photo.

[Catharine Kristian, 09/03/2019]

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