Safi's ?Garden? remained semi-secret for a long time, with those in the know understandably protective of the long, ultra-fast, throaty barrels that fire down the point north of Safi. Unfortunately, it is very fickle, only breaking in big swells at low tide. There are more rights in the area under similar conditions.
The Moroccan government opened the Surf Park Sidi Bouzide in 2005. Crowds are guaranteed but the localism has calmed down a bit. Safi's big factories and port could affect the areas water quality.