- ABOUT THE SPOT
Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Außenalster Lake, Hamburg, Hamburg Germany
If you find yourself in the wider Hamburg area and you are a water element enthusiast, you should definitely visit Außenalster as it is a water sports paradise! It is an enormous lake where many water sports are being performed. One sport that attracts a lot of athletes is kite-surfing.
Außenalster is a lake with ideal kite-surfing conditions since wind, in its optimum form, comes from the west-northwest and west-southwest. Its speed is about 9 knots (16.5 kph). The average air temperature is kind of low, at about 7°C /44.6°F in winter/fall months and at 15°C /59°F in spring/summer months.
Numerous kite-surfing tricks and jumps can be performed since the rapidity that is being developed is big. Although the place is very popular and there are a lot of people, the spot never gets crowded because of the ample space. You will never get bored on this lake. Once you finish your favorite activity, you can have a lovely meal or a cup of coffee at the coffee shops and restaurants, scattered around the beach.
By the lake shore, there are a lot of shops and schools where you can find experienced staff to assist you with brushing up your kite-surf skills. Don’t wait any more, come along and enjoy!