About Pine Trees

A rocky, reefy stretch of beach that offers left and right peaks. Pinetrees will very rarely offer perfection, but it is a great beginner to intermediate spot.

Source: Pine Trees Surf Guide

Ability Level

All Abilities

Beg Int Adv

All levels -- Depends on size.

Local Vibe

Doable

Welcoming Intimidating

This is a popular local hang-out. Humility and respect expected.

Crowd Factor

Moderate

Mellow Heavy

Few on weekdays, crowded on weekends and holidays

Spot Rating

Fun

Poor Perfect

Can get good at chest-overhead with offshore wind, but usually average.

Shoulder Burn

Light

Light Exhausting

Fairly short paddle most days.

Water Quality

Clean

Clean Dirty

Pristine.

Additional Information

Hazards

Reef, rocks, urchins.

Access

Easy. Paved road straight to it now, that goes around the Kohanaiki Golf and Ocean Club.

Bring Your

Shortboard, funboard, longboard, fish, bodyboard, sup

Seabed

Reef

Best Season

Year-round. Winter NW-WNW swells and summer S-SW swells. Most consistent in summer.

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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