About Borth / Ynyslas

A long stretch of mediocre shifting peaks with some scattered sea defences. Needs a very big SW swell to push into the bay here, although there can be a wave by the point in town on those rare days. A bit weak so best on pushing tide.

Source: Borth / Ynyslas Surf Guide

Ability Level

Beginner - intermediate

Beg Int Adv

Mellow waves so fun for all, but isolated so take care.

Local Vibe

Welcoming

Welcoming Intimidating

Friendly.

Crowd Factor

Mellow

Mellow Heavy

Quiet.

Spot Rating

Poor

Poor Perfect

Sheltered, fickle, will be quiet as other better spots nearby.

Shoulder Burn

Medium

Light Exhausting

Longshore drift - take care.

Water Quality

Clean

Clean Dirty

OK - except after rain can Autumn foul of sewage.

Additional Information

Hazards

Big rips in big swells.

Access

Beachfront parking.

Bring Your

Funboard, fish, longboard, sup, kiteboard

Seabed

Sand.

Best Season

Big swells and storms that rage December - February.

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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