Go kiteboarding in the Columbia River Gorge, an hour east of Portland in the town of Hood River. Radio-equipped helmets help instructors from Cascade Kitboarding guide you as you catch wind and skim past the gorge's towering waterfalls. cascadekiteboarding.com
Cruising on the foilboards with the 2015 F-One Bandit The French have pioneered the kiteboarding industry. Now they seem to lead the next move in kiteboarding with innovative hydrofoil kiteboards. As a French company, it was only a matter of time for F-One to get in on the foiling bananza. By the way.. what a beautiful setting this is.