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At Le Porge, turn to Le Porge Ocean
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Some very good surf here. Sometimes too crowded.
I never go there in summer or week-end. Typical Gironde beach-break.
By Anonymous , 22-09-2011
Beginners' Summer/ Soul Surfers' Auntumn & Spring - Owing to the massive Camping just South of the main entrance towards the beach, Le Porge and the gentle/playful estival swells the spot receives, becomes a beginner's paradise (and conversely an experienced surfers nightmare) in Summer (late June - late August).
Confirmed surfers should rather aim for either fall (September - October/November) or spring (late March - early June) when the surf is either uncrowded or empty (provided you don't aim straight for the main break) and oftentimes pumping. Winters (November - March) are cold and most often windy/closed-out and should rather be spent (much) further South!
With the recently improved road this spot is probably the quickest to access from Bordeaux. So beware of the week-end crowds throughout the year... think "a stroll down the beach" - always worked for me back in the day ;)
By firstname.lastname@example.org , 30-07-2006
in august? - Hey you all!I want to go south of France at finals of august. Is it recommendable and are there enough waves? I´m quite short on time and money so i don´t wanna go there and find myself with a f**king flat sea or poor baby waves. Please mail me about your experience or give me some other information.Thank you!
By email@example.com , 03-06-2006
Surfshop in Le Porge Ocean? - Hellow,I'am planning a surftrip to Le Porge this summer.Does anywhan knows or there is a surfshop in Le Porge Ocean where you can rent boards?If anuwhan does, pleas mail me.Thanks!Grtz from Belgium!
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