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Farol de Santa Marta Santa Catarina

Gravata

Holds big swell size, pretty long walls after the take off alternating with hollow sections. It’s a beautiful desert beach accessed by a trail through the forest.

Quality

Wave quality > World class
Frequency > Very consistent (150 day/year)
Experience Required > All surfers

Wave

Type > Beach break
Direction > Right and left
Power > Hollow, powerful, fast
Bottom > Sand

Swell and Wind

Minimum Swell Size > 0.5m | 1ft
Maximum Swell Size > 3 m | 10 ft
Swell Direction > E, SE
Wind Direction > NE or light S

More Details

Crowd during the Week > Empty
Crowd on the Week-end > few people
Hazards >desert beach

Infrastructure

Accommodation > camping
Commerce > There is a village nearby (2 km | 1,2 miles)
Nightlife >none
Health assistance > Hospital – 10 km | 6 miles

Editor’s Comments

Holds big swell size, pretty long walls after the take off alternating with hollow sections. It’s a beautiful desert beach accessed by a trail through the forest.

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