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Latitude: 43° 47.736' N
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it takes place at the north beach of Vieux Boucau. Near a camping called "Les Sablères"
DistanceIn the city
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name Port d'Albret
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthVery Long (300 to 500 m)
Good swell direction
Good wind direction
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Best tide positionMid and high tide
Best tide movementRising tide
Week crowdFew surfers
Good spot but streams are very strong! But there are lifeguards in summer.the best period is autumn.
The atmosphere is cool, take it easy with locals.
In summer, it's very crowded.
it's a good spot for everybody!
By Anonymous , 29-08-2009
I liked it - Surfed here during August 09, flat at first but slowly got bigger until it was experts only (which doesn't include me!). Nice regular swell, best with tide going out, warm water, good vibe.
By Anonymous , 21-05-2009
srfing in july - HI!
Wann go to Mimizian or Vieux Boucau in july this summer...I´m afraid to have no swell- is it true or can i surf also in july?
By waveroots , 18-09-2008
Session Port d'Albret - Vieux Boucau - Nice week in Port d'Albret last May 2008 : http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6skoy_landesrider-le-teaser
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