Continent
Europe
Country
Ireland
Next Big City
Londonderry
Next Town
Meenlaragh
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Medium wave
Hazards:
Currents
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Nice waves breaking over a reef or as shorebreak. Good ramps with West wind and good to ride downwind in a NW.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
No information

Long, sandy bay.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

All year round is possible, but in winter very cold with thick wetsuit. Summer shorty can be possible, normally a long wetsuit is very common.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW
Main Direction:
SW

The beach curves. At the south end N is onshore and at the North end W is onshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No information

Take N56 from Letterkenny to Dunfanaghy and further to Gortahork. From here to Meenlaragh. From here east to the big bay.

Extra information

Rules
No information

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Nightlife

No information