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Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Crandon Park, Miami, Florida USA

Skill level:
Beginners and advanced
Best season:
December to May
Miami is a gifted with tropical climate cosmopolitan city, located on the Atlantic coast. Considered to be America's top class resort city, with vibrant nightlife and endless international cultural happenings as well as top sport activities and events, Miami is a global destination for the outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels.

The city is a must-visit for water sports as it provides easy access into endless sandy beaches with sparkling waters. Crandon Park is located on the incredible island of Key Biscayne, just a few miles away from downtown Miami.

With many rare plants, colorful butterflies and huge coconut trees, the area is also home to a breathtaking sandy beach of about 2mi/3.2km long with coastal dunes and a lagoon style open sea, perfect for kite boarding. The main direction of the wind is east but the best wind is when coming from north east usually from December to May. The lagoon has from 1 up to 4 ft/0.3-1.2 m shallows all around with flat spots on the inside and good wave breaks on the sand reef, ideal for tricks and jumps.

Suitable for all skill levels, Crandon Park’s beach is a small paradise with pristine sand. The spot is organized with showers, lifeguards and other facilities as well as schools that provide with lessons for beginner kite borders, or those who want to learn new tricks. Note that the beach is ultra crowded during weekends. While kite boarding, look out for other water crafts.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Miami
9,4mi/14,4km, 19mins
Head east on NW 15th St toward NW 18th Ave, Take the 2nd right onto NW 17th Ave, Take the 3rd left onto NW North River Dr, Slight right onto NW 11th St/NW North River Dr Continue to follow NW 11th St, Take the 2nd left onto NW 12th Ave, Take the FL-836 E ramp to I-395/I-95/Downtown Miami/Miami Beach, Turn right onto FL-836 E, Take the exit onto I-95 S toward Downtown, Take exit 1A toward Key Biscayne/Rickenbacker Causeway, Turn left onto FL-913 S/SW 26th Rd Continue to follow FL-913 S, Turn left and Turn left at Grapetree Dr.
BY AIR
Miami International Airport,
13,4mi/20,9km from Crandon Park
BY TRAIN

Miami is the southern terminus of Amtrak’s Atlantic Coast services, running two lines, the Silver Meteor and the Silver Star, both terminating at New York City. The Miami Amtrak Station is located in the suburb of Hialeah near the Tri-Rail/Metrorail Station on NW 79 St and NW 38 Ave.

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