Getting a jump on spring

Despite below zero temperatures kite surfers were on the water at Skaha Lake to get in some hang time.

Bruce Barker was among the avid kite surfers who braved the elements for a late afternoon ride on the waves at Skaha Lake recently.

Bruce Barker was among the avid kite surfers who braved the elements for a late afternoon ride on the waves at Skaha Lake recently.



Strong southerly winds recently have made for great (but cold) conditions for those who just can’t get enough of the high octane sport during the warmer months. The lake has become increasing popular with kite surfers and wind surfers over recent years.