Thorsminde kite spot in Bolvingbjerg

Europe kitesurf spot in Denmark

On the west bank of the Nissum Fjord, the 900m wide peninsula between the Fjord and the North Sea, Thorsminde kitesurfing spot offers a huge shallow lagoon, perfect for kitesurfers of all levels. It works in almost all wind directions, and the parking and easiest launch can be found at the Thorsminde campsite. The launch is particularly appealing, with a vast meadow leading to the rigging area and a small sandy beach. 

Off Season

  1. Jan
  2. Feb
  3. Mar
  4. Oct
  5. Nov
  6. Dec

Early Season

  1. Apr
  2. May

Peak Season

  1. Jun
  2. Jul
  3. Aug

Late Season

  1. Sep

Kitesurfing wind conditions in Thorsminde

The water is lovely and flat in the Fjord, and the only hazards are some shallower spots and a strong current further North. The fjord area is suitable for every type of wind speed and direction. The wind speed is not fixed as it relies on frontal winds, so the best bet is to keep an eye on the forecast and go when it looks good! It’s mainly a kitesurfing spot, as the water is occasionally very shallow in the shore zones and from the entrance to the north. Windsurfers tend to avoid this spot as they can get their fins stuck/broken on the bottom. The water is pretty flat due to the shallow water, but some chop can be expected in certain spots and certain wind directions, particularly when it gets strong. It’s a popular spot for Germans and local Danish riders, but there is a lot of space so you should be able to find your own kitesurfing area.

Almost all wind directions can be ridden in Thorsminde, but NW to NE and SE to SW work best. Because the area is constrained to the north by very shallow water and an adjacent nature reserve, and the south by numerous fishing nets, West and East ...

Wind Forecast for Thorsminde

Wind Stats for Thorsminde

Kite conditions

  • water condition

    choppy, flat, medium

  • starting area

    sandy beach

  • wind

    constant, gusty

  • wind daytime

    all day

  • ride type

    freeride, freestyle, hydrofoil, wakestyle, wave

  • skill level

    beginner, intermediate, advanced, professional

  • body wear

    long neo, short neo

At the spot

  • has toilet


  • date factor

    1 - very low