Keremma

Continent
Europe
Country
France
Next Big City
Brest
Next Town
Plouescat
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Camping, School, Rescue, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Rocks
Quality:
No information
Best Tide:
Low tide

The spot depends on the tide: at low tide you have very flat water, like a lagoon, and at high tide it is mostly choppy in the middle. At high tide the entry of the Kernic Bay has smooth waves.

Beach

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

Perfect sandy beach, 3km long. At low tide you have 500m to launch your kite and at high tide remaining 100m of beach. Multiple access and parking from the main road.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, July, August, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
NW
Main Direction:
No information

15 knots thermal wind during summer. Strong during winter. Wind direction from NW to SW all year long. All northbound wind are useful (onshore to sideshore) and the best is NW with 17-20 kts.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

The spot is in the French Brittany. If you go by plane, fly to Brest (35km from the spot). From Brest go in direction of Morlaix and at 20 km from Brest take the direction of Lesneven. From Lesneven proceed direction of Plouescat and when you reach the sea coast, you go through the little forest of Keremma and just after you will find a camping area (only open during summer) with a parking. You can stop there. Now you only have to go beyond the dune and enjoy the famous spot.

Extra information

Rules
None

Most famous French Brittany spot. It's perfect to learn, some schools around. Rescue only during summer. But if there are windy conditions, be sure you won't be alone (even in winter).

Nightlife

No information