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Latitude: 22° 53.124' S
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Praia do Forte located in Cabo Frio is about 150 Km (100 mi)east from Rio de Janeiro through roads BR-101 and Via Lagos in the called Lakes Region.
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthShort (< 50m)
Good swell directionEast
Good wind directionNorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week crowdFew surfers
Cabo Frio is known internationally and has a good infrastructure. Praia do Forte is a 10 min walk of distance to downtown.