Continent
North America
Country
New York (USA)
Next Big City
Syracuse
Next Town
Sylvan Beach
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Toilet

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Ships, Jetskis, Buoys
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Waves can be light chop to medium size. Very shallow for a ways out but then it drops off. In the spring and fall it's generally free from obstacles. In the summer months there are jet ski stands set up, and on hot sunny days there are a lot of beach goers, swimmers and boaters. These days aren't great for beginners.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Trees, Bystanders, Fence
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Weather

Spring:
Normal, Thick
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Normal, Thick
Winter:
Thick

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
W
Main Direction:
WSW, W, WNW

This is the main spot in Central New York for west winds. WNW and WSW are OK, but usually gusty.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

There is a small metered parking area at the end of Akehurst Ave, which is a very close walk to the usual launch area. On nice summer weekends this lot is usually full, but there is street parking close by.

Extra information

Rules
None

There are currently no restrictions on kiting, but be respectful and safety oriented.

Nightlife

No information
Continent
North America
Country
New York (USA)
Next Big City
Syracuse
Next Town
Sylvan Beach
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Toilet

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Ships, Jetskis, Buoys
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Waves can be light chop to medium size. Very shallow for a ways out but then it drops off. In the spring and fall it's generally free from obstacles. In the summer months there are jet ski stands set up, and on hot sunny days there are a lot of beach goers, swimmers and boaters. These days aren't great for beginners.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Trees, Bystanders, Fence
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Weather

Spring:
Normal, Thick
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Normal, Thick
Winter:
Thick

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
W
Main Direction:
WSW, W, WNW

This is the main spot in Central New York for west winds. WNW and WSW are OK, but usually gusty.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

There is a small metered parking area at the end of Akehurst Ave, which is a very close walk to the usual launch area. On nice summer weekends this lot is usually full, but there is street parking close by.

Extra information

Rules
None

There are currently no restrictions on kiting, but be respectful and safety oriented.

Nightlife

No information