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While you are driving through the Litoral you will arrive at km 86 and here should be a sign handmade that says Mizata.There is a small dirt road by the restaurant Mama Con. When you get to a split section you get the left road and it leads you to the point. You will pass a new surf resort right on the point, Mizata Point Resort. It has all the amenities and the only rooms right on the water in all of El Salvador, with air, hot water, Sat Tv,private decks and views of the waves to die for. Mizata is ,by far,the most uncrowded good surfing wave in El Salvador.
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Alternative name Mizata
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
BottomSandy with rock
PowerHollow, Fast, Fun
Normal lengthShort (< 50m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell directionSouthWest
Good wind directionEast
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week-end crowdFew surfers
You can park your car at Mizata Point Resort, shower and access the beach if you eat at the resturant after surfing. The Point takes a little time to figure out the wave but once you do it is well worth it.
Mizata is a hidden jewel of the surf spots in El Salvador. It has a surfable wave close to 330 days a year. It is a safe spot with friendly local surfers. It doesn't get much more uncrowded anywhere. Mizata Point Resort is a super place to stay and have first shot at the wave each morning. It is a great place to bring your wife or Gf as it has all the amenities of home.
Mizata is a great,consistent, uncrowded wave, safe and very quiet. It is well worth your time and effort to surf it and stay there.
By rcamaragato , 27-06-2012
Mizata Epic Spot - Classic wave. Need to be in a good shape. Hollow and powerful, barrel into a short left and the right gives good sections to cut back´s and tail slide´s.
Uncrowded. Take the road.
By Anonymous , 09-02-2008
mizata - mizata is very cool! i go evey year i saw u guys!in june i saw ur license plate and it said california mama con rest. is my aunt rest.i saw ur lodge is was very nice we have a place too its called Rancho el marano stop by sometime in the summer!
By Killasoundboy1 , 22-06-2007
People are tripping! Mizata is the SHIT! - It's more like one wave at Mizata is worth 10 at SUNZAL! Unless of course you're fat and ride a longboard and love slow burgery waves and like to kick it with other longboarder barnies in the lineup then Sunzal is the shit! I can't say enough good about this place! Stayed a week at the Mizata Surf Lodge in early June and scored sick totally uncrowded waves everday of our trip! It blows me away that an area with this high of quality waves is completely uncrowded.
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