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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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 Portstewart

Ireland, North East and East

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 55° 10.297' N
Longitude: 6° 44.644' W

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 Access

Head for Portstewart by road, then follow the signs for Portstewart Strand or "The Strand". Drive down onto the beach to park.

English (Translate this text in English): Head for Portstewart by road, then follow the signs for Portstewart Strand or "The Strand". Drive down onto the beach to park.

English (Translate this text in English): Head for Portstewart by road, then follow the signs for Portstewart Strand or "The Strand". Drive down onto the beach to park.

English (Translate this text in English): Head for Portstewart by road, then follow the signs for Portstewart Strand or "The Strand". Drive down onto the beach to park.

DistanceTake a car

WalkInstant access (< 5min)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special access4x4

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Portstewart Strand

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityNormal

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypeBeach-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy

PowerFun

Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionNorthWest

Good wind directionSouthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+

Best tide positionMid tide

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

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Week crowdFew surfers

Week-end crowdUltra crowded

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 Additional Information

Car parking on the beach, operated by the National Trust, currently £4.50 per day for parking. Has Tea shop, toilets and shower at east end of beach. Half a mile of beach breaks, park level with the spot that takes your fancy. Don't park lower than the high tide line!

English (Translate this text in English): Car parking on the beach, operated by the National Trust, currently £4.50 per day for parking. Has Tea shop, toilets and shower at east end of beach. Half a mile of beach breaks, park level with the spot that takes your fancy. Don't park lower than the high tide line!

English (Translate this text in English): Car parking on the beach, operated by the National Trust, currently £4.50 per day for parking. Has Tea shop, toilets and shower at east end of beach. Half a mile of beach breaks, park level with the spot that takes your fancy. Don't park lower than the high tide line!

English (Translate this text in English): Car parking on the beach, operated by the National Trust, currently £4.50 per day for parking. Has Tea shop, toilets and shower at east end of beach. Half a mile of beach breaks, park level with the spot that takes your fancy. Don't park lower than the high tide line!

Atmosphere

Great spot if you like to get out of your car and straight into the surf. Can get crowded in the summer. Lovely sandy bottom, which is how I like my bottoms!

English (Translate this text in English): Great spot if you like to get out of your car and straight into the surf. Can get crowded in the summer. Lovely sandy bottom, which is how I like my bottoms!

English (Translate this text in English): Great spot if you like to get out of your car and straight into the surf. Can get crowded in the summer. Lovely sandy bottom, which is how I like my bottoms!

English (Translate this text in English): Great spot if you like to get out of your car and straight into the surf. Can get crowded in the summer. Lovely sandy bottom, which is how I like my bottoms!

General

Great spot, something different as long as you don't mind changing and loading the car on the sand.

English (Translate this text in English): Great spot, something different as long as you don't mind changing and loading the car on the sand.

English (Translate this text in English): Great spot, something different as long as you don't mind changing and loading the car on the sand.

English (Translate this text in English): Great spot, something different as long as you don't mind changing and loading the car on the sand.

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