Tahoe Today - 9m - 75 degrees

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Tahoe Today - 9m - 75 degrees

Postby Skipow » Mon Aug 25, 2008 7:34 pm

It looked like Maui today on Tahoe. I was wound up on the 9 and lovin it. The swell was beautiful. Too bad it's not like this more often, but then again there would be more than two of us out on the water.
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yeah!!!

Postby zgur » Mon Aug 25, 2008 7:50 pm

sounds sick, can't wait to make it 3 of you on the water ;-)
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Postby wjb » Mon Aug 25, 2008 9:09 pm

Where do you launch from? Have you kited Fallen Leaf Lake? I spent some time there this summer and regretted not bringing my kites as it looked like it was ridable when it was windy.
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Postby Greg » Tue Aug 26, 2008 12:53 am

thats air temp?

I remember doing water rescues (by boat) on the lake 25 years ago.. When the wind comes up, the lake can get very lively... water is always cold,
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Postby amir » Tue Aug 26, 2008 8:24 am

I was at Fallen leaf last weekend. Brought my gear but it never left the trunk. It was absolutely beautiful 85 and clear all 3 days. I was planning to hit Nevada Beach if it was good. I think Fallen leaf can be gusty and a bit unpredictable.

I did get pulled behind a boat. That was fun. I only get the opportunity to go once a year. Amazing how much kiting improved my wake skills.
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