The wind takes you across the water on a small surfboard while you steer and control your movements via a hand control harnessed to a kite.
Kite Surfing is gaining popularity as the design of the kites and boards have been redesigned and are safer then their prototypes. The updated kite surf boards have newer release mechanisms and safety designs.
How to kite surf in the keys:
Expect to pay anywhere from $250 to $1300 for lessons if you are a beginner. Packages include lessons for 1 person for 2 to 5 days.
Visit these sites to make a reservation or to obtain more information:
The Kite House
Key West Kite Boarding
Florida State Kite Boarding Association