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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Latitude: 50° 17.098' N
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Easy to find on a map (between St Agnes and Portreath)
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?OK
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name porthy t
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionNorthWest, West
Good wind directionSouthEast, East
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionMid and high tide
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week crowdFew surfers
Good beachbreak but it's crowded. The spot is protected by the cliffs from SW winds at high tide.
By Anonymous , 30-10-2006
- just had a weeks holiday down here absolutely sick waves on monday and st agnes was really good when porthtowan is onshore. no agro from the locals whatsoever probably cause i'm 14 years old ha ha.
By Anonymous , 03-10-2006
- surks arent anything their just taking the piss because on one of the pictures it says "the surk was kicking" instead of the surf was kicking
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