Wannasurf news comment WannaSurf - Free illustrated atlas of surf spots and surfing worldwide with maps of surf spots, detailed descriptions and photos. All the best weather and forecast maps. An interactive environment provides messages, reports and data editing. https://www.wannasurf.com Tue, 23 May 2017 08:10:36 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 https://www.wannasurf.com/template/wannaskin2/images/favicon.gif Wannasurf.com logo https://www.wannasurf.com Feed provided by Wannasurf.com - Click to visit. Place has history https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html This spot means more to people then being just a spot. My friend, Alan Bogdanoff, passed away recently. We used to surf this spot all the time in the 80's. I paddle out here as much for the waves as t [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 31 Jan 2011 08:51:50 +0100 grumpy bald local https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html He is ridiculous. I am from S Cruz and whenever I visit my family in Marin or Mendocino, I love to stop and surf Linda Mar on the way up (and get taco bell!). Everytime I go out, not only is it jus [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 11 Jan 2010 23:55:52 +0100 go here if you are desperate https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html I have never understood why there are so many beginners here... it's a horrible place to learn. The wave quality is below average, paddling out can be tough, and it's super crowded. On heavier days i [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sun, 02 Aug 2009 00:41:52 +0100 lame https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html weak waves with weak grumpy locals trying to protect their horrible waves. if you go there skip the surf and go straight to t bell or just dont go there altogether<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Fri, 14 Nov 2008 12:20:22 +0100 worst spot that is actually a surf spot https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Wind, crowded with bouys or beginner snakes (who don't know they are snaking), or closing out. I'm sure it gets good every once in awhile, but I've never seen it good in years of trying to surf there [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 06 Oct 2008 19:09:11 +0100 my 2cents on linda mar https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html - waters cold - wave is closing out more often than not - fog - grumpy old men and beastly chicks (mostly) - nothing to eat and nothing to do (besides surf) - don't bother showing up on the weeke [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sun, 17 Aug 2008 21:19:25 +0100 Prefer elsewhere, but not bad https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Only surfed there 5 times. It's not too bad. I like to sit outside on a SUP or 10 footer when it's small and be on the wave first. That's crowd control. I don't mind if you drop in, just don't compla [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Fri, 11 Jul 2008 23:56:23 +0100 Solution? https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html you guys shouldn't complain about what linda mar has become. Every Area needs a spot to dump all the beginners. If you really eat, breath and sleep surfing and you are a true waterman, you should be [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Wed, 20 Feb 2008 07:03:43 +0100 It has been ruined for everybody. https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Surf camps are to blame. I don't disagree with the idea that the ocean is for everyone, but the surf camps are selling out every surfer in the water. It's sooo crowded now and it just keeps getting w [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sun, 22 Jul 2007 00:18:40 +0100 Seen Too Much Change https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html I grew up a mile from the beach and no one would surf there (28 years). I left about 9 years ago and would visit to surf every year, only to see this place get more packed every year I went back... th [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Tue, 10 Apr 2007 19:50:49 +0100 pave-it https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html It used to be a fun weekday spot , friends and a few strangers. Now, Paved & full of Stranges and the just plain Strange. Instant Crowd Surf Scams er Schools and more brite shiney new STD`s than the G [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 22 Jan 2007 23:28:00 +0100 blahahaha! https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html hmm... a 6-8ft swell at boat docks. well let's see, that would be about a 2-3ft wave, at best. damn, you're hardcore man. i'll stay away from the bd!<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Tue, 03 Oct 2006 03:18:30 +0100 not great, not bad https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Too many kooks, some locals who are too agro, but a good<br>handful of decent folks. The crowds kill it for me, but<br>under the right conditions, this place can have fun party waves. I surf here when [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sat, 15 Apr 2006 00:04:44 +0100 It's alright -- I'm over it though https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Linda Mar can have some nice waves rolling through. On smaller days, I'll opt for Pacifica/HMB over Santa Cruz because they usually get a little more umph from Mother Ocean. This place is, however, [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Thu, 15 Dec 2005 16:56:25 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html small in the summer but still very fun<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 29 Aug 2005 03:25:59 +0100 Quit the begginer bashing https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html I think everyone needs to realize that they too were begginers too. Some have had the advantage of growing up learning to surf. Some people like myself live 45 min from the beach and don't get that o [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sat, 13 Aug 2005 02:22:49 +0100 Damn kooks dont know shit! https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html All the people that come here and talk crap about linda mar just came here on crap days when their local spot was crap too. I would like to see you here on a 6'-8' swell at Crespi or boat docks and re [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Tue, 02 Aug 2005 06:17:25 +0100 Linda mar is alright https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Thanks Linda Mar regular for the info. I too surf there on and off. I live in S.F. and prefer it than Ocean Beach. Its also less foggy. And where can you find a taco bell on the beach?<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 01 Aug 2005 09:58:34 +0100 THE TRUTH ABOUT LINDA CLOSE OUT https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html You can call it what ever you want .Linda kook,Kookamar ,shit pit ,or my favorite ,LINDA MUSH!!!<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Fri, 29 Jul 2005 08:00:24 +0100 It's all true... https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html OK, I've read a lot of crap here on Linda Mar, and a lot of defenses, so here's the real scoop. Yes, it can be a pretty mushy wave. Yes, you get a lot of beginners here, and yes, there are definitel [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Thu, 21 Jul 2005 02:23:20 +0100 Not a bad wave... https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html Well, I went to Linda Mar for the first time and I wasn't dissapointed at all with the wave quality. Slow movin, powerless waves...Great for longboarding...One thing that I didn't care too much for w [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 16 May 2005 19:06:33 +0100 Not bad.... https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html I surfed Linda Mar last weekend with a couple of buddies who have never surfed, and the waves were perfect for them. I'd rather be down in Santa Cruz or Carlsbad anyday...For them, it was a perfect b [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Tue, 05 Apr 2005 21:46:24 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html place blows for experienced surfers. go down to socal and get some nice pointbreaks.<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sat, 11 Dec 2004 05:51:21 +0100 poo poo mar https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html great place to learn to surf, cool people but what a filthy ass beach. People who go there need to pick up their garbage and respect the beach . Also , water can get polluted and literally become brow [...]<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Mon, 25 Oct 2004 00:14:22 +0100 https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar/index.html i surfed here once. the waters too cold for me. i live in socal.<br /><br />Location <a href='https://www.wannasurf.com/spot/North_America/USA/California/San_Mateo/linda_mar'>Linda mar</a> (San Mateo, United States of America) Wannasurf.com Sun, 17 Oct 2004 06:42:04 +0100