Oregon, United States
Free, but in the wind shadow of wells island, The sheltered inside area of the hook is the location of choice for windsurfing schools and longboarding. Several river side launch options for those wanting to sail in the columbia.
Take exit 63 from I 84 and head north to the river. Follow Portway Ave west until it turns to dirt. Continue west to the end of the road.
Great kayaking and canoeing on windless days.