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User rating (2)
Next to Punta 1 of course, ask the locals guys.
DistanceIn the city
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?
Special accessDon't know
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthShort (< 50m)
Good swell directionSouthWest
Good wind directionSouthWest
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionLow and mid tide
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
North Shore of Iquique.
By Rob , 16-08-2006
Surfing punta dos - Surfed here in '95. The best way to surf this wave is to backdoor the outside peak. It is an easier than taking off right at the peak, which I couldn't recommend. One of my favorite waves. Watch out for the inside, it gets really shallow.
By anonymous , 26-04-2006
- it is a right & leftits really shallow wave, sick for body boarding but it a locals only wave
By mirou , 09-02-2006
confusing - the right is Punto 1 and the left is Mauro, better surf with small waves. The right is usually perfect and crowded. The picture we can see look more like Punta 2 which is NOT close to Punta 1. Punta 2 is much further one the right, after Intenendcia
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