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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 El picacho

Canary, Gran Canaria

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too easy, the spot is at 20 minutes by bus from Las Palmas, you have to arriva at "El Pagador" and then ask to someone.

English (Translate this text in English): too easy, the spot is at 20 minutes by bus from Las Palmas, you have to arriva at "El Pagador" and then ask to someone.

English (Translate this text in English): too easy, the spot is at 20 minutes by bus from Las Palmas, you have to arriva at "El Pagador" and then ask to someone.

English (Translate this text in English): too easy, the spot is at 20 minutes by bus from Las Palmas, you have to arriva at "El Pagador" and then ask to someone.

DistanceTake a car

WalkInstant access (< 5min)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityWorld Class

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypeReef-rocky

DirectionRight and left

BottomReef (coral, sharp rocks etc..)

PowerFast, Powerful

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthVery Long (300 to 500 m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionEast

Good wind direction

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to

Best tide positionLow and mid tide

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdCrowded

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 Additional Information

this wave have huge power, so be carefull!!!

English (Translate this text in English): this wave have huge power, so be carefull!!!

English (Translate this text in English): this wave have huge power, so be carefull!!!

English (Translate this text in English): this wave have huge power, so be carefull!!!

Atmosphere

This wave is right and left, the right is larger and dangerous, but the tubes are bigger and larger. The left is shorter and an air section at the end

English (Translate this text in English): This wave is right and left, the right is larger and dangerous, but the tubes are bigger and larger. The left is shorter and an air section at the end

English (Translate this text in English): This wave is right and left, the right is larger and dangerous, but the tubes are bigger and larger. The left is shorter and an air section at the end

English (Translate this text in English): This wave is right and left, the right is larger and dangerous, but the tubes are bigger and larger. The left is shorter and an air section at the end

General

It is probably the Best wave of
Gran Canaria and is not as dangerous as "El Frontón"

English (Translate this text in English): It is probably the Best wave of<br />Gran Canaria and is not as dangerous as &quot;El Frontón&quot;

English (Translate this text in English): It is probably the Best wave of&lt;br &#47;&gt;Gran Canaria and is not as dangerous as &amp;quot;El Frontón&amp;quot;

English (Translate this text in English): It is probably the Best wave of&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;Gran Canaria and is not as dangerous as &amp;amp;quot;El Frontón&amp;amp;quot;

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By anonymous , 14-06-2005

- i thought it was chopes and that someone was just full of shit. sik!

By anonymous , 16-03-2005

- it could pass for chopes except for the left bit you can see in the picture.

By Bob the Booger , 09-07-2004

looks like reddies - this wave looks heaps like redsands on the south coast of N.S.W, Australia

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