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Introduction to Kiteboarding - Tahoe

kitesurfing

Introduction to Kiteboarding - Tahoe

2 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English
kitesurfing

Introduction to Kiteboarding - Tahoe

kitesurfing

Introduction to Kiteboarding - Tahoe

2 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Meet at the beach of your choice, King’s Beach or Nevada Beach Talk about the equipment used in kiteboarding, wind direction, situational awareness, safety procedures and rules of the water. Learn how to rig a kite Set up to fly a trainer kite (smaller kite than used for kiteboarding on the water, because it is safer to fly on land) Then, the fun part, launching, landing, and steering the kite using the wind to generate the force. Finally, we will learn how to pack away all the equipment and talk about the next step you would like to pursue in kiteboarding.

Your host

Shandor And Whitney

Shandor And Whitney

I have been teaching kiteboarding since 2013 and helped over 90 people start their adventure in kiteboarding. Before 2013, I have taught snowboarding, skiing, wakeboarding, rock climbing, and mt biking. In the winter I am a winter sports guide and the summer an outdoor guide. I am a certified Kiteboarding Instructor and local of the area. I know all the special spots and rules.

What's included

Equipment
Kiteboard Gear Kite, bar, lines

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Where you'll be

Nevada Beach (South Lake Tahoe) - Plenty of downwind space - Long public beach with a campground - Not too busy on the weekdays - Paid parking 30-50 ft from beach - Free parking 500-1500 ft from beach King's Beach (North Lake Tahoe) - Experienced Kiteboarders frequent - Short public beach 50 ft from town of King's Beach - Not too busy on the weekdays, busy on the weekends - Paid parking close to beach - Free parking 50-200 ft from beach

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests aged 12 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

The wind can be loud, so hearing protection and safety glasses could enhance the experience. I will likely have them for you if you choose. A towel should be brought if you plan on going in the water.
Shandor And Whitney
kitesurfing
Introduction to Kiteboarding - Tahoe
2 reviews
£79 / person
2 reviews
£79 / person