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Latitude: 33° 22.967' N
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From San Clemente Take 5 Fwy South, exit on cristianitos make left at stop sign, go over the freeway and make left at next stop sign. Parking lot on right hand side.follow crowed to go down.
DistanceTake a car
WalkGood walk (15-30 mn)
Easy to find?OK
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name lower trestles
Wave qualityWorld Class
DirectionRight and left
BottomSandy with rock
PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful
Normal lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good day lengthVery Long (300 to 500 m)
Good swell directionNorth, NorthWest, West, SouthWest, South
Good wind directionSouthEast, East, NorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft
Best tide positionMid tide
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week crowdUltra crowded
Week-end crowdUltra crowded
Don't go there with the idea to get a lot of wave and to snake people or you'll get yourself killed. Very nice crowed, very local . "be cool and they'll be cool". Surf the inside first and make you're way to the point after a few days.
This spot is the greatest plan on going there early surf, barbecue, surf and leave. Very crowded spot but there is lot's of other spots at walking distance. Churche's, Middles, Uppers, Cotton's.
By Anonymous , 17-06-2010
OC My Ass - This spot is in San Diego. Lowers is in SD uppers is in OC. Churches is in SD. Get your shit together wannasurf. San Diego has way more spots than OC, sorry, but pretend I didn't say that, that way all the LA and OC goons can keep surfing crappy waves.
By Jono , 02-05-2009
no yanks - Hey all aussies. Stop telling them how good Australia is. They will all come over here. noooooooo
By Anonymous , 27-12-2008
advanced ?? - i really dont see how this is fo experianced surfers ive seen beginers surfin here.
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