GLOBALSURFERS SURF FORUM

POSTING A NEW TOPIC


You can post a new question from the country page to which the question is relevant to, or at the bottom right hand of this page.

NO NEED TO REGISTER


to post a new question or answer excisting ones
Please don't spam this forum with your new surf camp / charter / villa / surf school. Go to SurferDream.com and list your business there for free.

The GlobalSurfers forum has been the leading surf travel resource for over 18 years, so keep it friendly and relevant. Happy posting!

surferdream

Author
Topic: How dangerous are the reef breaks in Bali?
Views: 641 Replies: 2
Topic: How dangerous are the reef breaks in Bali?
Views: 641 Replies: 2

By:

NorCalWanderer

Posted in

Indonesia Indonesia

 

 

How dangerous are the reef breaks in Bali?

Hey all,

I'm a 22yo surfer from Northern California and will be staying in Bali from mid May to early June.

I consider myself an intermediate surfer that paddles out about twice a month, but I'm worried about the reef breaks in Bali. I've surfed in overhead swell but never had to worry much about an unforgiving sea floor.

How shallow and dangerous are they? Will booties and a rash guard provide me with enough protection?

I know there are a handful of beach breaks and mellow spots but are there enough to keep me busy for a month?

I imagine starting out at the mellow breaks and gradually working my way up after gaining some confidence. I'm also considering joining the rapture surf camp in Bali to get a nice sampling of Bali's breaks from a true local.

Any advice or input would be much appreciated.

thanks,
J



By:

Tri

RE: How dangerous are the reef breaks in Bali?

Hi J,
just wear booties and you should be fine
T

Looking for surf spots in Indonesia ?

surf atlas

 

postReply