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Topic: Lombok 4 Beginners
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Topic: Lombok 4 Beginners
Views: 10418 Replies: 7

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John

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Lombok 4 Beginners

Taking a trip to Lombok with my family. Any recommendations for places where we won't get pounded with over head swell, knarly reefs, beefy locals or sun burnt kooks? Does such a place exist, i dont know...but I hope! We all know how to surf but the kids are young, so mellow swell is ideal.

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By:

briz

RE: Lombok 4 Beginners

kuta, lombok is probably the best spot you could to with a family

By:

John

RE: Lombok 4 Beginners

Kuta seems like a lot of the breaks are pretty far off shore and on some nasty reefs. Anyone have knowledge of beach breaks in the area?



By:

pj

RE: Lombok 4 Beginners

Try Sengiggi, cool mellow longboard waves.

By:

Mantas

RE: Lombok 4 Beginners

I'm looking for the same. I have an 8 year old boy that will surf 3 footers no worries. Kuta Lombok sounds good. I first surfed there in 1987. I'll bet things have changed somewhat

By:

mick

RE: Lombok 4 Beginners

Not far from Kuta lombok, Grupuk bay, has heaps of mellow easy peeling options peeling over mellow reef/sea grass bottom, perfect for young groms, never gets big.

Do a search with Grupuk lombok on youtube to see vids.

By:

John

RE: Lombok 4 Beginners

Great. Thanks for all the feedback. I've heard good things about about that spot.

Looking for surf spots in Indonesia ?

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