Continent
Europe
Country
Netherlands
Next Big City
Amsterdam
Next Town
Alkmaar, Schagen
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Rescue, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Wave breaker
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
No information

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
July, August

Weather

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

A wetsuit is necessary. The spot is at its best from April till October.

Wind

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



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive towards Schagen and then follow the signs to Callantsoog.

Extra information

Rules
Zones, Time

During June till September there is a special area where kiting is possible. This is in front of the lifeguard post and the boating club. When you go to the beach in the village you have to go to the right for 200 m.

Nightlife

Very good bar/dancing `De Vijverhut` in Groote Keeten, a little village 3 kilometers to the North.