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by pzorner
Sat Jun 22, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: New Kiter/Beginner Group
Topic: Any areas for landboarding?
Replies: 9
Views: 8901

Re: Any areas for landboarding?

Wow, that's awesome. Thanks Alex! I had not hard of the Dry Lake near Carson City. I did the drive to Primm, and while worth it the first time, would be tough to do more than once a year. It looks like winds at the Dry Lake there are best April to July, and picking up in the Afternoon. That's great....
by pzorner
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: New Kiter/Beginner Group
Topic: Any areas for landboarding?
Replies: 9
Views: 8901

Re: Any areas for landboarding?

Primm Nevada has a dry lake that is awesome for Landboarding or LandSailing
by pzorner
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: General Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: Why are there not kite makers HQ'd in San Francisco?
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: Why are there not kite makers HQ'd in San Francisco?

That's an extensive list Yoda. Thanks!
by pzorner
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: General Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: Why are there not kite makers HQ'd in San Francisco?
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Why are there not kite makers HQ'd in San Francisco?

Given how popular the sport is here and the amount of talented people that work here. Why are there no kite companies located here? All I have heard of is Best, but apparently they no longer exist. I'm just curious why there are no product companies making/designing kites located here. Any I am unaw...
by pzorner
Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Snowkiting Discussion
Topic: Snowkite Lake Van Norden
Replies: 7
Views: 1004

Re: Snowkite Lake Van Norden

Wanted to follow-up for any other snow Beginners that might come to this thread. Just made it out to Tahoe to Snowkite yesterday. Wind was minimal, so just got my kite up but no boarding. I went to Boca to start, it would be great when there is more snow or if the resiviour is not flowing. I found a...
by pzorner
Fri Feb 22, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Snowkiting Discussion
Topic: Snowkite Lake Van Norden
Replies: 7
Views: 1004

Re: Snowkite Lake Van Norden

Awesome! Thanks for the tips Yoda. Boca sounds like it will hopefully be dry, so I think I'll check it out first. Any tips on checking for water level/frozen? I wasn't able to get a clear read here: http://cdec.water.ca.gov/cdecstation2/?sta=BCA Just check in real life when I go? My assumption is it...
by pzorner
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Snowkiting Discussion
Topic: Snowkite Lake Van Norden
Replies: 7
Views: 1004

Re: Snowkite Lake Van Norden

Hey Zach - Thanks for the reply! And the knowledge on the area. I forgot to set the notify button on my post, so a bit of a delay here, glad I checked back. I'm pretty competent in the snow, have been snowboarding for about 15 years now. I haven't done much if any back country snow adventures, so I ...
by pzorner
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Snowkiting Discussion
Topic: Snowkite Lake Van Norden
Replies: 7
Views: 1004

Snowkite Lake Van Norden

Hey All -
I am looking to go Snow Kiting in a couple of weeks. Mid Feb to Early March.
I have heard that Lake Van Norden is the place to go.
Do I need any permit to Snow Kite there?

Would to get peoples thoughts as I haven't Snow Kited in Tahoe. I normally kitesurf.

-Preston
by pzorner
Fri May 12, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: New Kiter/Beginner Group
Topic: New to the area
Replies: 9
Views: 7533

Re: New to the area

Hey Folks - I've also been looking for people to kite with. Relatively new to kitting and would love to have someone help launch and land. I own my own kite and live in SF. Currently looking to kite Alemeda. Would be happy to lend launch buddy my equipment while out with them. PM me if you want to g...