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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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 Chapadmalal

Argentina, North

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Aproximadamente

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Latitude: 38° 12.418' S
Longitude: 57° 41.291' W

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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.

English (Translate this text in English): 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.

English (Translate this text in English): 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.

English (Translate this text in English): 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

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name chapa

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypePoint-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy

PowerFast, Powerful, Fun

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

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

More details

Week crowdFew surfers

Week-end crowdCrowded

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Dangers

- Man-made danger (buoys etc..)

 Additional Information

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.

English (Translate this text in English): 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.

English (Translate this text in English): 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.

English (Translate this text in English): 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.

Atmosphere

classic wave i preffer the shoreys but the rivermouth rights/lefts are awesome too!

English (Translate this text in English): classic wave i preffer the shoreys but the rivermouth rights/lefts are awesome too!

English (Translate this text in English): classic wave i preffer the shoreys but the rivermouth rights/lefts are awesome too!

English (Translate this text in English): classic wave i preffer the shoreys but the rivermouth rights/lefts are awesome too!

General

a good place to surf and score some good tubes.

English (Translate this text in English): a good place to surf and score some good tubes.

English (Translate this text in English): a good place to surf and score some good tubes.

English (Translate this text in English): a good place to surf and score some good tubes.

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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 slasholaf@yahoo.com , 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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