Kiteboarding the 520 Slick in Cocoa Beach, FL
Kiteboarding Cocoa Beach: Jetty Park
Information on Kiteboarding Cocoa Beach- Jetty Park:
There is a large parking area. This spot offers a wide beach at low tide. It is a popular launch site for kiters and windsurfers. The park offers bathrooms and showers. This is a good spot on an ENE because the jetty blocks some of the chops and spreads the waves out! It is shallower than other areas because of the jetty. The beach can get fairly populated and has a lifeguard area.
The park offers 4.5 acre beach, 1,200 foot fishing pier, 150 campsites, pavilions and picnic tables, tackle shop and more. Giant cruise ships come in with the dolphins leading the way.
There are fees for day parking and camping at Jetty Park. For cars, day parking is $7.00. Camping fees range from $25 to $47, depending on the utilities included and the season. For campground or picnic pavilion reservations, call 321-783-7111.
PRECAUTIONS: This spot can get very crowded on weekends and holidays. Avoid kiting around crowds and find an alternate spot. DO NOT KITE IN THE LIFEGUARD ZONE.
Wind Directions: Good from ENE,NE, E to SSE, SE, S winds.
Kiteboarding Businesses in the area:
Good Breeze Kiteboarding/Ron Jon Surf School
Good Breeze Kiteboarding has teamed up with Ron Jon Surf School to offer safe, certified lessons with boat support in flat shallow water. Equipment is available in the Ron Jon Surf School located in Cocoa Beach just north of main Ron Jon Surf Shop right off of the 520 causeway and A1A. The building is next to 7-11. It is a bright blue and yellow building.
160 E. Cocoa Beach Cswy
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931