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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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 Shackleford Banks

USA, South East, North Carolina

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 34° 40.077' N
Longitude: 76° 35.687' W

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Take a boat from Beaufort

English (Translate this text in English): Take a boat from Beaufort

English (Translate this text in English): Take a boat from Beaufort

English (Translate this text in English): Take a boat from Beaufort

DistanceDay trip

WalkLong walk (>30 mn)

Easy to find?Hard to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessBy boat only

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Shack

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityNormal

ExperiencePros or kamikaze only...

FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)

Wave

TypeBeach-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomReef (coral,sharp rocks etc..) with sand

Power

Normal lengthLong (150 to 300 m)

Good day lengthVery Long (300 to 500 m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell direction

Good wind direction

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 5m / 16 ft and over

Best tide positionMid tide

Best tide movementRising tide

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdFew surfers

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 Additional Information

works on a groundswell with a north east wind

the best wave on the east coast

English (Translate this text in English): works on a groundswell with a north east wind<br /><br />the best wave on the east coast

English (Translate this text in English): works on a groundswell with a north east wind&lt;br &#47;&gt;&lt;br &#47;&gt;the best wave on the east coast

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Atmosphere

deep water to shallow sand bar
holds size and shape

English (Translate this text in English): deep water to shallow sand bar<br />holds size and shape

English (Translate this text in English): deep water to shallow sand bar&lt;br &#47;&gt;holds size and shape

English (Translate this text in English): deep water to shallow sand bar&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;holds size and shape

General

all time
epic!

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English (Translate this text in English): all time&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;epic!

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By lukster288 , 23-03-2010

dredging... - the dredge boat came through last year and Shackleford offically sucks. its been one big close out for the last six months and is mostly just a big mush ball of whitewater crumbling onto a now destroyed beach. seriously a big loss to the crystal coast surf community...

By Braxton Valentine , 15-01-2010

shack is were its at - im a local to beaufort and i fish over there alot and the waves arnt that bad

By Anonymous , 08-07-2007

Shwackleford Wanks??? - Locals? I'm there with all my squid friends now that you claimed ownership. Party's over gwilbert.

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