Continent
North America
Country
Minnesota (USA)
Next Big City
Minneapolis
Next Town
Brainerd, Wahkon, Isle
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Ships, Rocks
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Bystanders
Beach Users:
July, August

Small beach.

Weather

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

Typical Minnesota climate: if you know Minnesota you know the weather at Reddy. Summer is warm and sometimes a little humid. Spring and fall can be chilly, bring your neoprene. Winter: dress warm for some serious snow kiting.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
N, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
N



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From the twin cities (Saint Paul/Minneapolis) take Hwy 169 North. Shortly before you hit the lake turn right onto Hwy 27 East. Before Isle follow signs to Father Hennepin State Park. To find the launch once inside the park just keep turning right. There is a small parking lot with some stairs down to the beach.

Extra information

Rules
None

Kite at your own risk but please respect the local swimmers, boaters, etc. The state park provides a great place to spend the day for those non sailors that may be with you.

Nightlife

Excellent nightlife 25 minutes away in Garrison. 35 minutes away in Brainerd.