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Latitude: 47° 45.271' N
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there is in the coast of guidel plage and ploemeur : there are three very different beaches with a good flat reef.
DistanceTake a car
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
BottomSandy with rock
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionWest, SouthWest
Good wind directionNorth, NorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft
Best tide positionLow and mid tide
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week crowdFew surfers
Week-end crowdUltra crowded
The most popular beach is 'Plage du Loch'.
By etertrai , 12-06-2006
guidel is a very good spot for longbarding - guidel is a very good spot for longbarding : three different beach and a beautiful flat reef...it was very good for me : i could tube for my first time : fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!
By Gruff EFC , 03-08-2005
Guidel..Not bad for Summer. - Just got back from 3 weeks in France, and was quite lucky I think to catch the tail end of the one of the hurricane's coming over from the US.. As a result and as the chap below said, I got a good 3 or 4 days of constant 4 to 5 foot swell. I found the locals to be fine. Except the bodyboarders who were mostly in their mid teens and showed no regard for any rules, as a result I got hit by a bodyboarder, and also hit one of them...
By firstname.lastname@example.org , 31-07-2005
i love france - guidel has nice waves aslong as you decide to surf during a storm,big waves are scarce unless you have a strong offshore wind otherwise i would travel 1/2 an hour to quiberon, i have surfed some massive waves in quiberon when guidel was completely flat.lovin it.
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