Now is the perfect time for a spring break surf trip – better time of the year to pack the surfboards and hit the road. A home to some of the San Francisco Bay area’s best surfing beaches, Pacifica offers the best surfing adventure. But before you get to be wiped out in a big wave, it is essential to get surfing information. Here are the things you need to know before you go…
Where to surf?
If you are a beginner, Linda Mar State Beach is perfect for spot. Another option will be Rockaway Beach and Sharp Park Beach which are not for the beginner surfer. These two beaches are considered advanced surfing beaches due to their strong rips and big swells.
Rockaway Beach | Photo Credit: www.flickr.com
Download a map of Pacifica’s Coast Beaches and Trails here.
Where to get surf reports and forecasts?
Get the latest in surf news, live webcasting, photography and videography and gear store at http://www.surfline.com. Surfline is a company and website based in Huntington Beach, California which is considered the most comprehensive Southern California surf reports and surf cams site on the Internet. It offers all the tools you need to be at the right place at the right time.
Is the weather perfect to capture the waves?
Where to find wet suit, surfboard & paddleboard?
Pacifica has surf shops on Crespi Dr.and Pedro Point where the surfer can find wet suit, surfboard & paddleboard rentals and surfing lessons. You can also check out Sonlight Surfshop and Nor-Cal Surf Shop. If you’re looking for a shop near your place, Yelp can help you out, just go to www.yelp.com.
Where to enrol for a beginner surf class?
Learn the basic of catching waves in a safe secure environment. Learn the board, understand the surf, positioning, paddling, catching waves, control and standing up. Check surfing classes in Pacifica at Adventure Out (http://www.adventureout.com).
Where to stay during your visit in Pacifica?
If you plan to stay for a night or two to enjoy your surfing adventure it is important to be accommodated by the best hotel in Pacifica. Pacifica Beach Hotel is within minutes from some of the best places to visit and is never far from surfing areas.
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