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Kites We Like

We scoured the Internet and quizzed the knowledgable experts at the GWTW Kite Forum in order to assemble the groups of reliable kites listed on this page. Our hope is to help people find the right kite for them by presenting quality and reliable kites alongside actionable information.

Skills

Novice

Advanced

Expert

New kid on the block. Got a feel for it. Been around the block.

Wind Speed (mph)

Low

Med

High

2 - 5 6 - 15 16 - 25

Single-Line Kites

Great single-line no-frills kites for casual fliers.

Delta

Delta

Attributes

  • SkillNovice
  • PullMedium
  • SpeedNo Control
  • WindLow – High
  • Price~$35

Cody Pro

Cody

Attributes

  • SkillNovice – Advanced
  • PullMedium – Strong
  • SpeedNo Control
  • WindModerate – High
  • Price~$60

Parafoil

Parafoil

Attributes

  • SkillNovice – Advanced
  • PullLight
  • SpeedNo Control
  • WindModerate – High
  • Price~$30

Dual-Line Stunt Kites

Reliable and solid dual-line stunt kites for people who want to zig, zag, and tumble.

Quantum

Quantum

Attributes

  • SkillNovice – Advanced
  • PullMedium – Strong
  • SpeedModerate – Fast
  • Wind3 – 25
  • Price~$100

Beetle

Beetle

Attributes

  • SkillNovice
  • PullMedium
  • SpeedFast
  • Wind3 – 15
  • Price~$65

Acrobatx

Acrobatx

Attributes

  • SkillAdvanced
  • PullMedium
  • SpeedVery Fast
  • Wind3 – 20
  • Price~$100