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Kite the Gorge

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

These guys rocks! The owners and instructors are really knowledgeable and friendly. Hunter was my instructor and was killer. Really positive and was able to break down exactly what I was doing and what I needed to be doing. I highly recommend and will be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Learning to kite with Kite the Gorge this summer was, I have to say, one of the most fun and exhilarating experiences of my life. I’ve always been a very timid person. When my husband and I decided to learn to kite last year, I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

I give “Kite The Gorge” (KTG) my highest recommendation for anyone wanting to learn or progress in kiteboarding. Great people, positive attitudes, good nearly new gear, wave-runners used if the student is ready to need that kind of support, very skilled and tuned-in instructors, excellent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Kite the Gorge really stands out from all the other kite schools in the gorge. They have their own spot right at the spit away from all the crowds. An added bonus to their location is the free parking. Carlos and Spring (owners of Kite...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Great vibe, knowledgeable staff, great beginner equiptment. These guys got me from not knowing how to do anything to riding in both directions and doing sliding turns on my third lesson! Highly recommended! Thanks Luke!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

In Summer 2017 I came to Hood River to kite the gorge. An intermediate kiter, I soon realized I needed a lesson on how to launch and land safely at the sandbar, in part because the sandbar gets jam packed with tourists, non-kiting local families,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jack S
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

This place is the best In Hood river. I tried many others but these guys take it serious. The best gear, the best teachers and they are organized yet mellow and focussed on safety, learning and having fun!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

My friends and I had an awesome experience with Kite the Gorge! 8 of us took lessons with them mid-May. Our experience was great, right from when we started communicating our lessons by email to the lessons themselves. They were super informative and easy to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Carlos and Spring are lifelong wind junkies here to get you on the water and get you hooked! Spring gets all your gear customized to fit you perfectly, setting you up for success and carefuly checks up on the dynamic wind forcasts to make sure...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Have had two previous lessons, one in Hood River and the other in Maui. The lessons with Kite The George, and our instructor Hunter, were by far the best. Co-owner Carlos spent a good 20 minutes with me on the phone talking about skills and...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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