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Latitude: 48° 33.208' N
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From Brest to BZH North Shore between 'le gouerou' and 'penfoul'. Check the spot map.
DistanceTake a car
WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)
Easy to find?OK
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name La Chap'
Wave qualityRegional Classic
ExperiencePros or kamikaze only...
DirectionRight and left
BottomReef (coral, sharp rocks etc..)
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionNorthWest, West
Good wind directionEast, NorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+
Best tide positionLow and mid tide
Best tide movementRising tide
Week-end crowdFew surfers
WARNING CURRENTS and tides which brak you on the rocks if you're too late...
By Anonymous , 20-11-2007
- massive thanks to bzh ecume for telling that wannasurf is fully load of information !
By Karsten (Germany) , 19-09-2006
'Bout Monster and cool guys - just returned from a 3 day Roadtrip to North Brittany...'ve been to Le Chapelle as well... saw no sharks, but the rocks compared with the huge waves are really dangerous...take care ! real monsters !... The locals are sooooo friendly... respect them and they will help you anytime!
By sjef , 08-12-2005
sharks - Only some blue sharks. But they won't hurt you.Rocks yes. If you are to late you're on the rocks. Go out when tide is high. Waves will break on the shore and going out is nasty shit .
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