Continent
Asia
Country
South Korea
Next Big City
Cheju City
Next Town
Seongsan (Songsan)
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Shower, Toilet, Parking

Water

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

Water depth ranges from 0.5-2 meters, depending on tide. The water is quite flat due to the bay and breakwaters.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Rocks, Power lines
Beach Users:
None

Sandy beach, quite long, but only about 30 meters wide. There are power lines about 50 meters from water for length of beach. Lava rock formations are present at each end of the beach, so kiters must stay well upwind and away from these obstacles.

Weather

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

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, August, September
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
S, SSW, SW
Main Direction:
NE, SW, NW



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Extra information

Rules
None

Helmet is necessary as there are the lava rock formations at each end of the beach. General rule of thumb is that if it is a south wind head to Sinyang, if it is a north wind head to Hyeopje.

Nightlife

Karaoke bars and Korean BBQ with Soju. Locals are very friendly.