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82758 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3601
+1 305-853-9728
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Great experience!

My two kids, ages 10 and 13, and I have taken two lessons with the Otherside and had a great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amy S
via mobile
Finally got to try this

Mike was great, patient, skilled and good humored. Highly recommended. Kite boarding is not for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Billy V
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82758 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3601
+1 305-853-9728
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My two kids, ages 10 and 13, and I have taken two lessons with the Otherside and had a great experience both times. We did a lesson with 3 instructors, who were all terrific, then my son and I took lessons with Mike. Mike has...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mike was great, patient, skilled and good humored. Highly recommended. Kite boarding is not for everyone, but a few hours with Mike is a good way to find out if it is good for you! Highly recommended.

Thank Billy V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time here with my kids. First was a father / daughter get away. She's a 15 year old novice wakeboarder but first time ever on the cable. The guys at Otherside were great with their instructions and she got right up...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great time enjoy going each and every year! Mike make's learning fun!!!!!! He knows just how to make you laugh ....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called ahead to let them know we would be visiting with 2 dozen kids in tow and was assured we would be taken care of. Nevertheless when we arrived only one staff member was quickly overwhelmed, became rude and short with the kids and parents...More

Thank MarcFTL
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Little windy, but guide was great at teaching us how. Also, took some time to hunt for some manatees that she knew were normally in the area. Found them! Awesome to be so close to such cool creatures.

Thank jmcharbs
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My teenage son and I took a 3 hour lesson - fantastic experience. We found the instructors extremely knowledgeable, professional and very patient. They gave us an experience that we will remember and, moreover, gave us the keys to start a new water board sport....More

Thank Wade A
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is owned by the same people who operate Keys Cable in Marathon (see my glowing review of them, too). My daughter took a three-hour kitesurfing lesson with them; and there are only positive things to be said. They picked her up at Postcard Inn;...More

Thank kisaDC
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

My son and I did three days of Kite Boarding lessons and the conditions where great for learning here as well as for more experienced riders. The team at Otherside where unbelievable from a professionalism to making sure we would most importantly have a great...More

Thank jameswhitedux
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Took my wife and 13 year old son to the cable park and we all had a great lesson with Matt. Matt was very helpful and patient, and all three of us progressed in our novice skills. My son had never been on a board,...More

Thank John R
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How far are you from marathon? When is the best time of year to learn to kite? Can I get more info on your lessons and prices? Thanks
29 November 2016|
Response from shana w | Property representative |
Hi Tracy! Our retail store is at mm82, about 30-40min from Marathon depending on which part. However, we do offer lessons out of two locations, one of them being Hawks Cay Resort at MM61 which is closer to Marathon. Our... More