Larkspur Windsurfer Beach
Primarily a location for windsurfers and wing foilers. less so Kiters: Mornings are excellent for beginners. The launch is restricted due to submerged obstacles (Large rocks). Watch for Golden Gate Transit ferries entering and leaving the ferry terminal. Clear the area (wait on the sides) when a Golden Gate Transit Ferry needs to pass. Do not try to sail in front of or behind a ferry. Stay clear of the harbor seals. If you land on prison property, you will be escorted out by armed guards. Use caution. Make no left turns Westbound on Sir Francis Drake. Be careful pulling off, & back on.
Point San Quentin
This launch is for experienced sailors only. Out in the open wind it sees bigger chop and any breakdown may send you under the Richmond San Rafael Bridge.