Now more than ever, wakeboarding is a global sport. Contests are held every year in places like Korea, Austria, Russia, Chile, New Zealand, Thailand, Sweden, and many, many more. If you think you might be able to find a ride or a pull somewhere, chances are you can. Whether it’s a boat, a cable system and wake park, a PWC, or even a winch, there is wakeboarding to be had in nearly every corner of the planet. Heck, we’ve seen guys like Parks Bonifay jib icebergs in Newfoundland and Brian Grubb wakeskate through canyons in Jordan. But there are some places around the globe that stand out from the rest. Whether they are iconic spots that have a lengthy watersports history, or they’re exotic locales that happen to have a wake boat, these are all locations you should put on your bucket list. Below you’ll find what we’ve deemed as the coolest places to ride in the world, and who you can contact to make it happen for you. Go ahead, look them up, then once you’ve stopped drooling and dreaming, make some plans and start your next big wake adventure.