Our favorite local sailmakers, constantly innovating and bringing you the best rigs for the Gorge.

Time for a new kite?

Time for a new kite?
To get the best possible deal on closeout 2013 kites from Cabrinha, Naish and North, give us a call at 888-509-4210.

Private Reserve

Private Reserve

This is the gear we've tested and cared for this year. It's time to sell to make room for next year. Here's the current list for all three sports.

Featured Products

Naish Ride
  Sale: $645.00
Simplicity at its finest...great low end, easy re-launch, and nice sheet-in and go feel! Now on closeout, 25% off!

JP Australia Freestyle Wave
  Sale: $1,449.00
Incredible wide range of use, from wave riding to freestyling to full-on speed blasting.

North Pro Series
  Sale: $699.00
5'11" On Sale Now for only $699!

Starboard 11'2 Blend
  Sale: $899.00
White, Wood, and Silver on sale now! White comes with free Dakine deck pad for only $899!! Silver is windsurf-able!!

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Established in the Columbia River Gorge in Hood River, Oregon in 1987, Big Winds is one of the largest windsurfing, kiteboarding and stand up paddleboarding product and accessory stores in the United States. Our staff members are experienced players who are passionate about their sports and equipment and ready to offer expert advice. In addition to an enormous rental/demo fleet for all skill levels, our windsurfing and stand up paddleboarding school is one of the best in the Pacific Northwest and our lesson programs include kids camps, junior camps, and private and group lessons for men and women of all ages. Visit our retail shop or give us a call today for a relaxed, informative talk about windsurfing, kiteboarding and stand up paddleboarding gear and accessories.