Less assured surfers should head down to the mellower, but busy lefts of La Punta, which offer the relief of a paddling channel and some long, fast walls. It’s easier to take a bus rather than endure the long, hot walk. Late afternoons should see the wind drop away and Puerto Escondido should clean up.

  • All Tides
  • Left-hand Pointbreak
  • Sand
  • S - NW
  • Easterly
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