Continent
North America
Country
Mexico
Next Big City
San Jose del Cabo
Next Town
Los Cabos
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, School, Shop, Repair, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Ships, Buoys
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Choppy water. Some swell. Depend on low or high tides for less or more waves with 3-10 ft.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Rocks, Stones, Bystanders
Beach Users:
None

10 miles long, wide open, sandy beach with some rocks and sand at the north beach.

Weather

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

Water 68-75°F, air 70-90°F, all year.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, November, December
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE
Main Direction:
N, NNE, NE, NNW

November to February is the best period for wind with 10-30 knots. Generally windy 80%of the time. The El Norte wind travels for over 500 miles to get here so is very steady.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Alaska Airlines or any major airline to San Jose del Cabo Los Cabos. 1 hour north on the well paved trans peninsular highway. Right at Los Barriles turn off. Be careful driving during night as cattle or goats or horses sometime on highway so better drive at daytime.

Extra information

Rules
Other

Ride gentle through fishing fleets. Do not fly kites on the beach. Do not jump near shore, people or boats.

Nightlife

Very little nightlife.