Continent
North America
Country
New Jersey (USA)
Next Big City
Atlantic City
Next Town
Beach Haven
 
Type:
Lagoon
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Ships, Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Waist deep, clean water. Awesome flat water riding.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Concrete
Beach Users:
No information

The beach launch is at Haven Beach Yacht Club. Launch and head out directly West into the bay. There are two islands situated directly out, these are The Danks.

Weather

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

Winter: air 20-40°F, water28-40°F. Spring: air 40-70°F, water 40-60°F. Summer: air 60-85°F, water 70-80°F. Fall: air 40-70°F, water 45-65°F. So basically you need a fullsuit in spring and fall. Board shorts in summer. Thick wetsuit, booties, gloves, and hood needed in winter (dangerous).

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NE, SE
Main Direction:
NE, SE, S, SW, W

Tons of wind here. Winter: NE and W. Spring: NE, W, S, SE. Summer: S, SW. Fall: NE, W, SW. Bring a 9, 13, and 17 (or around these sizes) and you will be riding 5 days/week.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Get to Long Beach Island. Drive South until you see Haven Beach Yacht Club on the right (West) side. Pull into the parking lot. Set up your gear on the small beach.

Extra information

Rules
Other

This is a private yacht club, so you must be a member of the HCYC Yacht Club to ride here.

Nightlife

Tons of stuff to do on the island at night. Just drive south to Beach Haven.