Continent
Europe
Country
Ireland
Next Big City
Cork
Next Town
Kinsale, Lispatrick
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Not suitable for teaching or beginners due to high waves and stoney bottom. Good for riding waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand, Pebbles, Rocks
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
No information

Small, sandy beach.

Weather

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

All year round is possible, but in winter very cold with thick wetsuit. Summer shorty can be possible, normally a long wetsuit is very common.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW
Main Direction:
SW



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Cork south on N71, then on R605 towards Kinsale. Pass it and get on R600 towards Kilbrittain and then get to Garretstown.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information