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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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 El Claron

Chile, Central Santiago

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Aproximadamente

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Latitude: 32° 42.829' S
Longitude: 71° 28.839' W

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El Claron is located in northern Horcon, a little town north of Valparaiso/Vina del Mar.


English (Translate this text in English): El Claron is located in northern Horcon, a little town north of Valparaiso/Vina del Mar.


English (Translate this text in English): El Claron is located in northern Horcon, a little town north of Valparaiso/Vina del Mar.


English (Translate this text in English): El Claron is located in northern Horcon, a little town north of Valparaiso/Vina del Mar.


DistanceWeek-end trip

WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special accessDon't know

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name El Claron Pointbreak

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypePoint-break

DirectionLeft

BottomSandy with rock

PowerFast, Powerful

Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionSouth

Good wind directionSouth

Swell sizeStarts working at and holds up to

Best tide positionLow tide only

Best tide movementFalling tide

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Week crowdEmpty

Week-end crowdCrowded

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Dangers

- Rocks
- Localism
- Pollution

 Additional Information

Even though El Claron looks like a long point, there are only two spots surfed: the last section near where the wave ends and the outer part of the point.

English (Translate this text in English): Even though El Claron looks like a long point, there are only two spots surfed: the last section near where the wave ends and the outer part of the point.

English (Translate this text in English): Even though El Claron looks like a long point, there are only two spots surfed: the last section near where the wave ends and the outer part of the point.

English (Translate this text in English): Even though El Claron looks like a long point, there are only two spots surfed: the last section near where the wave ends and the outer part of the point.

Atmosphere

This is a small town and the line up is very small too, so if you are not from Horcon show some respect.

English (Translate this text in English): This is a small town and the line up is very small too, so if you are not from Horcon show some respect.

English (Translate this text in English): This is a small town and the line up is very small too, so if you are not from Horcon show some respect.

English (Translate this text in English): This is a small town and the line up is very small too, so if you are not from Horcon show some respect.

General

This is one of the closest point breaks to Valparaiso.

English (Translate this text in English): This is one of the closest point breaks to Valparaiso.

English (Translate this text in English): This is one of the closest point breaks to Valparaiso.

English (Translate this text in English): This is one of the closest point breaks to Valparaiso.

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By Acuaheise , 05-01-2006

good wave but... - Always flat...you need a power swell tu surf it, but when claron breakes there s a lot of other spots that works (Maitencillo - Ritoque), if you are a beginer thats OK

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