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Latitude: 21° 30.796' N
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Stoners is located at the point between San Blas and Matanchen Bay.
DistanceTake a car
WalkLong walk (>30 mn)
Easy to find?Hard to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Wave qualityWorld Class
PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell directionSouthWest, South
Good wind direction
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft
Best tide positionLow and mid tide
Best tide movementRising tide
Week crowdFew surfers
Week-end crowdUltra crowded
- Rips / undertow
Careful while crossing the river to arrive at the spot, there are crocodiles in the river.
When this wave is breaking, this is by far the best wave in the area. But this spot is not very consistent, and needs a good swell to break well.
By stephengtownson , 10 Dec
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By Jake11 , 27-08-2017
Skunked - I was there earlier this week. I rented boards from stoners surf camp and paddled across the (allegedly crocodile infested) river to check it out only to find it to be really small. Ended up doing long boarding over by the jetty in San Blas. Waves were small but the crew at stoners surf camp were awesome and the water was almost 90 degrees which is awesome for us california guys.
The setup at this spot looks great and it definitely has potential. But expect it seems it needs monster swells to break even head high. Like if its 3x overhead or bigger in puerto it might be barely head high here. So if you really want to surf it I recommend camping out a few weeks at the surf camp. Showing up for a few days will likely leave you skunked, but its a cool town and a really nice beach.
By Vic , 03-03-2009
Deet Rocks - We live in San Blas..and as long as you have repellant with Deet in it..like Backwoods Off...you will be fine. They will buzz around but not land on you at all. You cant get that kind of repellent in Mexico tho...get it before you come down. They do not sell anything with Deet in it.
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