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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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 Freshwater bay

UK, South

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 Access

Just drive to freshwater along the military road, can't go wrong!

English (Translate this text in English): Just drive to freshwater along the military road, can't go wrong!

English (Translate this text in English): Just drive to freshwater along the military road, can't go wrong!

English (Translate this text in English): Just drive to freshwater along the military road, can't go wrong!

DistanceTake a car

WalkInstant access (< 5min)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name The bay

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencySometimes break

Wave

TypeReef-rocky

DirectionRight

BottomFlat rocks

PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful, Ledgey

Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionWest, SouthWest, South

Good wind directionNorth, NorthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+

Best tide positionLow and mid tide

Best tide movementRising tide

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Week crowdFew surfers

Week-end crowdCrowded

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Dangers

- Rocks
- Man-made danger (buoys etc..)

 Additional Information

A really good Reef thats sat on a righthand point. Its good at low tide with some shallow hollow waves, as the tide pushes it can get a bit backwashy although by then you can take off right out off the point with some very shallow heavy beasts coming through.
Park in the car park opposit the bay.

English (Translate this text in English): A really good Reef thats sat on a righthand point. Its good at low tide with some shallow hollow waves, as the tide pushes it can get a bit backwashy although by then you can take off right out off the point with some very shallow heavy beasts coming through.<br />Park in the car park opposit the bay.

English (Translate this text in English): A really good Reef thats sat on a righthand point. Its good at low tide with some shallow hollow waves, as the tide pushes it can get a bit backwashy although by then you can take off right out off the point with some very shallow heavy beasts coming through.&lt;br &#47;&gt;Park in the car park opposit the bay.

English (Translate this text in English): A really good Reef thats sat on a righthand point. Its good at low tide with some shallow hollow waves, as the tide pushes it can get a bit backwashy although by then you can take off right out off the point with some very shallow heavy beasts coming through.&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;Park in the car park opposit the bay.

Atmosphere

It used to empty most of time years ago but now it can get pretty crowded and aggro with drop-ins. Weekends will definatly to be crowded if there is a wave.

English (Translate this text in English): It used to empty most of time years ago but now it can get pretty crowded and aggro with drop-ins. Weekends will definatly to be crowded if there is a wave.

English (Translate this text in English): It used to empty most of time years ago but now it can get pretty crowded and aggro with drop-ins. Weekends will definatly to be crowded if there is a wave.

English (Translate this text in English): It used to empty most of time years ago but now it can get pretty crowded and aggro with drop-ins. Weekends will definatly to be crowded if there is a wave.

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By anonymous , 05-05-2004

Oh dear - So does that mean its ok to put it on more sites ?.You get a life , ha you even put the names of the surfers on the pictures. You sad twat

By anonymous , 04-03-2004

Freshwater Bay - Get a fucken life. This has been in the Surf UK book for years. ALL of the IOW spots are on the net on some bodyboarder site.

By anonymous , 04-03-2004

Twas only a matter of time - I wondered how long it would be before this place ended up on here.

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