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Go onto Tybee follow Butler Avenue until you reach 16th street. Follow the parking lot down to the 3rd beach access. Go over boardwalk and walk right past the jetty. Paddle out and surf til you drop.
DistanceTake a car
WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
PowerHollow, Ordinary, Fun, Powerless
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell directionNorthWest, West, SouthWest
Good wind directionNorthWest, West, SouthWest
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionMid and high tide
Best tide movementFalling tide
- Rips / undertow
Breaks twice, first is larger but short second break longer and fun to ride!
Great spot when 16th and 17th street loose size and break shallow.
By chase.johnson@Yahoo.com , 10-06-2007
savannah resident - what is the best time to surf tybee island?
By Damien H. , 10-07-2006
I walked - I walked out there with a couple of buddies and i swear it was overhead and perfect. you have to get barelled out there sometime it is the best of course everyone puts tybbee island down and evrywhere around it you have to be able to surf everything to be a good surfer not just perfection learn something from a pro.
By Anonymous , 12-06-2006
St. Augustine - True true. St. Augustine beach produces regular rides... and with offshore hurricanes produces well over head.
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