Kugelbake (Cuxhaven) - Germany
beginner  choppy sand sea

What to expect at kitespot Kugelbake?

In Germany, a 2,5 hour drive from Hamburg you’ll find kitespot Kugelbake (Cuxhaven) with passing cargo ships, shallow water (200m) and a sandy beach.

Water conditions

At low tide there is no water. Best time to kite is 3 hours after low tide. In that way you have a 6 hours window to kitesurf. Best kitesurf wind is N, NNE, NE, ENE, E, ESE, SE.


Next to the kitespot there is a wave breaker, it might surprise you at high tide.

Lessons & Gear

If you need lessons or gear contact Cuxkite.


Park your car at the nearby parking lot and walk to the spot.

Nearby kitespot

Make sure to also check kitespot Dorum if Cuxhaven wind scares you.


From April to October is the best time.

Shallow flat to choppy water.

No, not as far as we know.

Yes, 5:3mm with cap, gloves and boots from November to April, 4:3mm from May to October.