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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaya surfboard in Macaroni, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Waddell Creek

USA, California, Santa Cruz

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]

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Latitude: 37° 5.797' N
Longitude: 122° 16.852' W

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Very easy, right off coastal highway

English (Translate this text in English): Very easy, right off coastal highway

English (Translate this text in English): Very easy, right off coastal highway

English (Translate this text in English): Very easy, right off coastal highway

DistanceDay trip

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Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

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 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityNormal

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)



DirectionRight and left


PowerPowerful, Ledgey

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionNorthWest, West, SouthWest

Good wind directionSouthEast, East, NorthEast

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

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Week crowdFew surfers

Week-end crowdCrowded

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Waddell Creek
United States of America

Waddell Creek
United States of America


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Waddell Creek
By Pisco23
Aug 12, 2014
Sublime Evening - Caught an evening surf - with most other places flat or flat and crowded, Waddell had some nice beach breaks going in the mid area - but the real fun was at the point on the southern end of the beach - with several different bowl sections giving most
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Waddell Creek
By Pisco23
Jul 26, 2014
fun with son - Went north of Santa Cruz to find even a bit of swell - town is super-flat.  Tried to get my 8 yr old out on a soft-top, but the watre was just too cold for his cheap wetsuit.  So wrapped him in a blanket on the beach and had a few small wal

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Trip: California Dreaming
By Pisco23
From Jul 10, 2014 to Aug 18, 2014
6 weeks in Cali in summer - may be flat the whole time...


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