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Latitude: 32° 7.364' N
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just oposit of Ramat Aviv next to the airport
DistanceIn the city
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
BottomSandy with rock
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionWest, SouthWest
Good wind directionSouthEast, East
Swell sizeStarts working at and holds up to
Best tide position
Best tide movement
Week crowdFew surfers
The jetty devides the beach to 2 beaches, the north beach has nicer waves on small days (60-100cm) the south side works only on larger waves 100cm-200cm.
In the summer there are lots of jellyfish and they sting.
The life guard on the north beach is a real pain in the ass
This spot is best in the early hours (06:30 - 08:30) when there is a south wind which glasses the waves. Tel Baruch got also a point break somthing like 40 meters after the jetty that works only in good conditions in the early morning after storms .. that delivers fast and Powerful barrels!! u can get there by a boat or if u wanna paddle u got t be in a good shape :) some times can get a really World class wave!!!! Enjoy (dont miss it)
A nice spot with reasonable waves. You should try walking on the beach north 1500m . you could find great breaks and non surfers.
By Mel McManus , 11-02-2010
Winter 2009/2010 - Tel-Baruk - Can`t remember a winter before that the waves have been so consistent(every week, for at least 3 or 4 days), such quality & so classic. The water temp. hasn`t dropped below 17 Celsius & the water crystal clean! Pray 4 waves!
By Mel(M) email@example.com , 13-06-2006
Tel-Baruk - Tel-Baruk is the break for our north Tel-Aviv groms & old-farts like myself.It`s consistent & like the 'Hilton' it picks-up on most swells "Neptune" sends us. The north wave-breaker gives a 'point' that 'A-frames'on the sandbar & mainly breaks frontside. It jacks-up sometimes to 2 metres on-the -face & presents a nice 'fat' wall which often tubes-out. Except for early morning (or late afternoon/evening)it`s crowded, but the local groms are a bunch of real nice, friendly guys (& babes!!!!!). This is one of the 'future champion incubators' & has produced some of the best surfies in Israel - Oran Weiss, Adi Glusker, Oded Friedland (kneeboarder extraordinaire!) & now Gil, the 'air-man' from Ramat-Aviv G. I was the first kook to surf here in 1974 & for 2 years I surfed alone (often amongst sewage outfall). Since the early 90`s it`s a clean, well organized beach & the sewage is no-more! It`s my boy Adam`s 2nd home since he started stand-up surfing @ the age of 6 (Zohar from the Hilton GAVE Adam his first board! Awesome!)& he`s just balistic about surfing with his buddies there. We`ve got a regular Jap diamond-merchant who rips here (the groms call him the 'Chinaman') & more & more babes are surfing with the guys!(Hot, hot, hot!!!). So if you`re in Israel & want to surf just north of Tel-Aviv or want to teach your little 'nippers' to surf, do it with us & enjoy yourself spiritually, mentally, physically - also a surfie`s 'chill-out' zone for stressed-out "Zaphonime".
By hi , 14-05-2005
- u can go to Galshanei Almog ("InterSurf") in Tel-Aviv, Kibutz HaGaluyut 24, Phone: 03-6820729
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