Continent
Caribbean
Country
Dominican Republic
Next Big City
Puerto Plata, Monte Cristi
Next Town
El Morro
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Warm water, flat with little chops, no waves.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

It is almost a virgin spot, grass with a bit of sand all the way to the water. The launch site is small but is safe. No crowd on the beach.

Weather

Spring:
Shorts
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorts
Winter:
Shorts

Warm temperatures, no wetsuits needed.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NE, ENE, E
Main Direction:
NE, ENE, E

Usually sideonshore or onshore, ranges between 10-30 knots. Very stable wind and very consistant through the season. Season goes from January to September.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Puerto Plata, which is about 30 minutes west of Cabarete, rent a car and drive west all the way to Monte Cristi, from there head to El Morro and you'll see a sign that says La Granja to your right. Then follow the little road all the way to the spot.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information