Leucate's ride spots

9 locations by or on the sea and lagoon to practice “wind” sports: stand up paddle, wind & kite surfing, sand yachting, kite buggy, dirt windsurfing (Terrasailing), kite flying...

To great delight of surf fans (kite & windsurfers, sand yachters but also sky flyers and kite flyers), La Tramontane breezes over Leucate more than 300 days per year!

Leucate with its
surf shops,wind & kite surfing and sand yachting schools awaits the beginners as well as the advanced!

SPOT : Beach of " Les Coussoules "

Considered as one of the best european spots, the Plage des Coussoules offers ideal conditions to practice windsurf, sand yachting and kitesurf. Youri Zoon said : "It's a unique pure ride spot !"

On site : campsite, caravan park, material assistance provided by the KSL Club at the aid station, french kitesurf schools (EFK) ; Kitameo, Kite Pulsion, Free Air, Unikite and Leucate Kite Center and Osmose Kite school

Access: located in the north of la Franqui, follow the direction "Les Coussoules" then "Parking plage". Free car park all year long for light-duty vehicles ( -2m ), paying caravan park. Reminder : it is forbidden to use a motorized vehicle on the beach.
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SPOT : La Franqui

This is the Mondial du Vent's spot. The windsurf area is 300 meters long and during windless days, you can practice Stand Up Paddle. The main wind - the tramontana - suits perfectly !

On site : french kitesurf school (EFK) Adrenaline

Access: Enter la Franqui and follow straight to the Avenue du Languedoc then Avenue de la Méditerranée . Paying car park during high-season.

SPOT : Le Goulet

This spot on Leucate's pond welcomes windsurf families. Julien Taboulet and Caroline Barbeau's Wesh Center Crew offers, directly on the spot, equipment rental, windsurf and Stand up Paddle trainings and not to forget the Weber Bar ! There is also a caravan park nearby !

Access: on the west of Leucate Village. Free car park.
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Le Village de Leucate
Leucate Village

SPOT : La Mine

Leucate wildest spot for windsurfing : with tramontana or eastern wind, it offers a secured navigation in any circumstance facing the Canigou ! You may see Pascal Maka who like the isolation of this place !

Access: the spot is in the heart of nature, please respect the site and park your car in the appropriate area (forbidden at night). This spot is reachable for light-duty vehicles (-8m) during the day. Free parking.
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SPOT : Leucate Plage / Les Pilotis

Sea spot for kitesurf, windsurf and stand up paddle. We love the friendly side of this place : car park nearby, board club, caravans park and restaurants on the beach : le Poulpe, Chez Biquet, Les Pilotis.

Access: the Mouret area, sandy place between Leucate Plage and the oyster farms, offers a unique site. Parking only on accessible car park, it is also forbidden to drive on the beach. Free car park.

SPOT : Oyster farms / La Corrège

Between Leucate Village and Port Leucate, the pond of Leucate offer a family and secured spot. Nicolas Akgazciyan, funboard freestyle Leucatois champion likes this spot for everyone's taste : slalom, jump, speed, freestyle …

Access: from the CD 627 near the oyster famers bridge, follow the sign "spot de la Corrège". Kite is forbidden for safety reasons. Free car park.
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SPOT : Aqualand

The big white sandy beach facing Aqualand is ideal with the sea wind because this wind creates waves. Kitesurf and windsurf regularly meet there.

Access : this spot is located in the natural space between Port Leucate and Le Barcarès. Paying car park in July and August.


The Cercle de Voile du Cap Leucate area is a family spot for windsurfing.

Access : Avenue de la Pinède in Port Leucate. Free car park.

SPOT : La Rascasse

The center of the pond is an area for kitesurf school lessons. Sandbanks and the lack of obstacles create a secured site for training. The schools Surf One, Osmose Kite, Sky Fly Kiteschool and the french kitesurf school (EFK) Unikite propose their lessons.