Taylors Mistake Spot Guide

About Taylors Mistake

The protected bay of Taylors Mistake produces some fun peaks in smaller swells. It’s well protected from south and north winds.

Source: Taylors Mistake Surf Guide

Ability Level

Intermediate

Beg Int Adv

Intermediate

Local Vibe

Welcoming

Welcoming Intimidating

Pretty mellow. Humility and respect appreciated.

Crowd Factor

Heavy

Mellow Heavy

Popular spot, lots of people in the summer month

Spot Rating

Fun

Poor Perfect

Can get good on a proper swell with offshore wind, otherwise an average, consistent beachbreak.

Shoulder Burn

Medium

Light Exhausting

Not bad.

Water Quality

Clean

Clean Dirty

Pretty good

Additional Information

Hazards

Swimmers in the water, especially in the summer.

Access

East, parking at the beach.

Bring Your

Shortboard, funboard, fish

Seabed

Sand

Best Season

All year, smaller in summer

Swell Consistency and Wind Overview

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