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Latitude: 38° 12.418' S
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Is at the chapadmalal hotel in the coast of Mar del Plata in the way to Miramar highway 1, is a very fun wave, especially for the perfect shape.
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name chapa
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
PowerFast, Powerful, Fun
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionNorthWest, West, SouthWest, South
Good wind directionNorth, NorthWest, West
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movementDon't know
Week crowdFew surfers
- Man-made danger (buoys etc..)
Chapadmadal is a classic beachbreak that haves a few waves to choose from , if its small you may find a fun shorey that gets hollow on the right day , and with a bit more of a swell you can have rights and lefts all over the beaches , beign a right close to the small rivermouth (wich also have hollow lefts) the best. Easy Parking , good people , just don´t drop in and be respectfull to surfers and bodyboarders.
classic wave i preffer the shoreys but the rivermouth rights/lefts are awesome too!
a good place to surf and score some good tubes.
By Anonymous , 30-06-2009
chapa - chapadmadal does get good and hollow and does hold size , hollow beachbreak wich tends to go shorey on the summer and more of a pointbreak in the winter , lots of peaks to choose from , gets crowded but good attitude no aggro , ive seen broken surfboards there and i creased my boogieboard tho.
By firstname.lastname@example.org , 10-02-2004
donde aparecen las buenas olas en chapadmalal?? - este verano surfie en chapadmalal y la verdad q pense que era mejor, una ola, ni siquiera era una ola, mala aburrida, en la playa del hotel 5...donde aparecen las buenas olas en chapadmalal??
By seba , 03-12-2003
very fun wave ,i'm going to surf it in summer!!!!! - argentina i'm going back home
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