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Latitude: 11° 23.885' N
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Playa Amarillo is easily accessed from the town of Gigante. A five minute walk or drive puts you in front of the main peaks.
DistanceIn the city
WalkShort walk (5-15 mn)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
BottomSandy with rock
PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful, Fun
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionNorthWest, West, SouthWest
Good wind directionSouth, SouthEast, East, NorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionMid and high tide
Best tide movementRising tide
Works best at higher tides. Offers heavy barrels on a good swell. Great beginner beach and on smaller swells. There's never a crowd.
Secluded, pristine beach. Offshore winds 90% of the time. Paradise.
By giantsfoot , 22-04-2010
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