Newport Spot Guide

About Newport

The main wave is The Peak, a busy A-frame peak that breaks over this weird rock/sand bottom.

Source: Newport Surf Guide

Ability Level

All Abilities

Beg Int Adv

Beginner-Advanced

Local Vibe

Doable

Welcoming Intimidating

Definitely there. Be polite. A more subtle form of localism comes from the resident elephant seals and invisible white sharks.

Crowd Factor

Moderate

Mellow Heavy

Can be busy on the weekends, if good.

Spot Rating

Fun

Poor Perfect

Fun.

Shoulder Burn

Light

Light Exhausting

Minimal.

Water Quality

Clean

Clean Dirty

Clean.

Additional Information

Hazards

Great Whites.

Access

Beach car park.

Bring Your

Shortboard, fish

Seabed

Rock and sand

Best Season

January-December

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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