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Cascade Kiteboarding

216 Portway Ave, Hood River, OR 97031-1102
+1 541-392-1212
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Great experience for my 13 year old daughter.

My 13 year old daughter has done several kite lessons with Cascade. She always comes off the water... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve M
Great experience

My friend brought me there, After the first lesson, I loved it. I took a couple of lessons after... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leo W
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Cascade Kiteboarding runs private and semi-private kiteboarding lessons out of Hood River, Oregon, in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. We cater to individuals looking for a private and more personalized learning experience. Each lesson is customized to the student's level, progressing at a comfortable pace, but yet presenting challenges and benchmarks for the student to attain.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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216 Portway Ave, Hood River, OR 97031-1102
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My 13 year old daughter has done several kite lessons with Cascade. She always comes off the water with a big smile and wants to do more. Great instructors and beginner location along with the radio and jet ski support make it a safe and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend brought me there, After the first lesson, I loved it. I took a couple of lessons after that. It's a great place. I loved it.=)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took two beginner lessons with them, one kite control and one water. Both my instructors, Kyle and Nadja, were awesome and encouraging. I also really liked that they used a jet ski for the water lessons to get you out away from the crowds....More

Thank Mikael D
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watergirl216, Owner at Cascade Kiteboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

That is awesome @Mikael! We hope you continue on your path of kiteboarding progression - you're nearly there! Thanks again for the review and for choosing Cascade Kiteboarding!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second year taking lessons from cascade. I have had nothing but great experiences with them and hope to return soon. My instructor was Nadia, and she was awesome. Giving advice in manageable amounts helping me get riding in a much shorter amount...More

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watergirl216, Owner at Cascade Kiteboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks @rochadse for the kind words! We always aim to make it a great experience and thank you for choosing Cascade Kiteboarding!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to spend 8 days up in hood river to work on kiteboarding. Found the school online and tried to book some lessons. There was a slight discount for paying in advance and paid for 6. Bad idea.A couple of the days my lesson was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If I could give more than five stars, I would. These guys are literally the best. I've taken four rounds of lessons over the past three years with Cascade and the experience never changes - super professional, friendly and encouraging. Kiting has been the hardest...More

Thank Stephanie H
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watergirl216, Owner at Cascade Kiteboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Stephanie for the kind words and for learning with us! It was a joy to have you and watch you progress!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am a newbie who was extremely nervious embarking on this sport. Both of my lessons were taught by incredibly patient and talented instructors who took the time to explain the sport and give me the confidence to progress to the next steps. Tonia, the...More

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watergirl216, Owner at Cascade Kiteboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Dana for the nice words! We are so glad to hear you are looking to progress to the next step! Confidence-building in kiteboarding is huge!

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I took two advanced lessons with Nadja. Having taken many lessons as a beginner, I know what’s out there in terms of instructors. Nadja was excellent. She really challenged me to try new things that I wouldn’t have dared try without her encouragement. Backrolls and...More

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watergirl216, Owner at Cascade Kiteboarding, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

@MBCalgary thank you so much for the nice words about Cascade and your instructor! Backrolls and kite loops - wow! Great job! Thank you for choosing Cascade Kiteboarding!

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I took a lesson to get familiar with the area (first time to Hood River) and had a great instructor, Tim. Gave clear instructions and made me feel comfortable. Highly recommend them for anyone planning to KB here!

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Extremely pleased to have had Nick as my instructor. He was always calm, attentive and encouraging. He continuously provided me with clear, concise and easy-to-understand instructions. The 2-way radios made my experience much more enjoyable. The equipment and the wave runners were top-notch. Ask for...More

1  Thank Daniel C
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