Continent
North America
Country
Canada
Next Big City
Mont-Joli ou Gaspe
Next Town
Sainte-Anne-des-Monts
 
Type:
Ocean, River Mouth
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Beach

Type:
No information
Size:
No information
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
No information

Sandy beach and of rollers located in the middle of the city. Very little packed except by some tourists at the end of July.

Weather

Spring:
Thick
Summer:
Normal
Fall:
Thick
Winter:
Thick

5/4 with hood, booties and gloves in spring and the autumn. A good 3/2 for summer.

Wind

Best Months:
April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE, ENE, E, W, WNW, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
W

South wind should be avoided because of the offshore oil rig and turbulences it causes. Normally 12-20 knots from 10:00 to 17:00.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus, Boat
Access
Short walk

With the car: 1. avenue in Sainte-Anne-des-Monts. With the autobus: Orleans Express. With the boat: Marina de Sainte-Anne-des-Monts.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nice local kitesurfers, very friendly.

Nightlife

Terraces, pub/bar, youth hostel, bar and spectacular festivals.