Lagoa dos Patos / Laranjal (Pelotas)

Continent
South America
Country
Brazil
Next Big City
Porto Alegre
Next Town
Pelotas
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, School, Shop, Repair, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Bridge, Stakes
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water. Small wooden bridge.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Trees, Road, Cars, Power lines
Beach Users:
January, February, December

Sandy beach with enough space.

Wind

Best Months:
January, September, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NE, ENE, E, ESE, SE, SSE, S
Main Direction:
NE, E, S

Winds blows all year. Summer it comes from the NE, 3-4 days per week, 15-30 knots. In winter S wind blows heavy.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
No walk

Get to Pelotas, and here to the lake.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Nightlife

No information