Picnic Island Park Tampa Kiteboarding Information
Picnic Island Park is located in South Tampa and offers Tampa area kiteboarders a great spot to grab a session when they don't want to drive across the Bay to St. Petersburg. The park is large and well-maintained, but a stark contrast to the industrial area surrounding it. The conditions vary from flatwater to heavy chop, depending on which side of the park you're kiting on.
7409 Picnic Island Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33616
Picnic Island Park is located in Port Tampa. It has an excellent view of the city. It encompasses 7.8 acres of sandy beach access. This park offers an area of beach, for canoeing, picnicing, fishing from the pier or explore the Picnic Island Bayou. Skill level: Novice to Advanced riders
Lifeguards on duty Memorial Day - Labor Day.
Wind directions: NNW, NW, WNW, W, WSW, SW, SSW, S
PRECAUTIONS: Very poor launching area, There is not a very large beach to setup or launch from. Use caution.