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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Bamburgh

UK, Borders and NE England

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Approximate

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Latitude: 55° 36.723' N
Longitude: 1° 42.997' W

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Follow signs for the golf course/north beach out of Bamburgh village.

English (Translate this text in English): Follow signs for the golf course/north beach out of Bamburgh village.

English (Translate this text in English): Follow signs for the golf course/north beach out of Bamburgh village.

English (Translate this text in English): Follow signs for the golf course/north beach out of Bamburgh village.

DistanceTake a car

WalkInstant access (< 5min)

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Public access?Public access

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 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityNormal

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyDon't know

Wave

TypeBeach-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy

Power

Normal lengthShort (< 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell direction

Good wind direction

Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+

Best tide positionAll tides

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

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 Additional Information

Usually best spot to the north end of the beach, near to the rocks. But sand bars move around, and it can be worth taking a walk down the beach. Watch out for the seals!

English (Translate this text in English): Usually best spot to the north end of the beach, near to the rocks. But sand bars move around, and it can be worth taking a walk down the beach. Watch out for the seals!

English (Translate this text in English): Usually best spot to the north end of the beach, near to the rocks. But sand bars move around, and it can be worth taking a walk down the beach. Watch out for the seals!

English (Translate this text in English): Usually best spot to the north end of the beach, near to the rocks. But sand bars move around, and it can be worth taking a walk down the beach. Watch out for the seals!

Atmosphere

Catches most of the swell going, mellow atmosphere in the water (providing you show respect to others), and usually very quiet.

English (Translate this text in English): Catches most of the swell going, mellow atmosphere in the water (providing you show respect to others), and usually very quiet.

English (Translate this text in English): Catches most of the swell going, mellow atmosphere in the water (providing you show respect to others), and usually very quiet.

English (Translate this text in English): Catches most of the swell going, mellow atmosphere in the water (providing you show respect to others), and usually very quiet.

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Bamburgh
By roberto appleby
Mar 19, 2011
supermoon - very atmospheric - can't wait to go back when the conditions are right and the opportunity arises
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By anonymous , 17-12-2004

danny - More northerly aspect than surrounding breaks, picks up more swell, but exposed. Is good on clean groundswell and holds size...but no defined channells so nitemare paddle out.

By hugoglover@rca.ac.uk , 28-07-2003

When does Bamburgh get working? - My girlfriends fokes live right by Bamburgh so I might turn ito a regular venue for me, but when does it get big? what weather should I look out for during the week sat at a desk? Would change me life if I could catch a few when I visit the in-laws, please addvise

By aaronhaddock@hotmail.com , 26-07-2003

Where to rent a board and suit? - I'm a surfer from California holidaying in Bamburgh for a week. Does anyone know of a place to rent a wetsuit and board? Please email me at aaronhaddock@hotmail.comCheers!

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