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Big waves beaches

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Big waves beaches

Are there any beaches during this time of the year that have big waves to watch ?

I hear the Mavericks one is only around winter, and even than it's not guaranteed.

I'm located around SF so places around here are the best.

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1. Re: Big waves beaches

No one ever knows when a swell will hit.

Mavericks, Santa Cruz, Soquel, Capitola, and others can get good sized waves, but only Mavericks gets the giants really because of how the point sticks out.

Ocean Beach SF gets nice waves, but not huge ones and Sharp Park can get good waves too.

You just need to watch the surf reports to if there are waves going off someplace.

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2. Re: Big waves beaches

The big waves don't normally happen in the summer. They happen during the winter when we have big storms.

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