Like a lot of La Jolla’s beaches this one is just large enough to spreadout for sunbathing. Winter storms can remove a lot of the sand here so it’s quite different between summer and winter. Windansea is an expert surfing spot and due to rocks and strong currents, it’s not a great swimming area…
A tucked-away surf spot that is mostly visited by locals. After your day at the beach, follow surfers to The Shack Bar & Grill --named after the Windansea surf shack -- for fish tacos and a pint.
Famous reefbreak firmly entrenched in the annals of surfing history. Powerful, thick peak with a long, tapering right and a shorter, hollower left. Either can hold sizeable swells. Best with summer SW swells and any tide; usually bigger than other spots around. Gets very crowded and has a…
Pristine California beach with great surf. Excellent spot for sunset photos!
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