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Topic: distance, recommended spot

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distance, recommended spot

« on: December 14 2004 04:12:00 »


My boyfriend and I are coming to Scotland in late May or June. Which would be the most recommended spot to choose to visit for surf, he is a good surfer, used to South African waves, will be staying in Crieff, Pethshire so a spot not to far would be prefferable, what thickness wetsuits are recommended.



RE: distance, recommended spot

« Reply #1 on: December 14 2004 05:12:00 »

take a trip up north to thurso.... thats the only place he'll find a challenging wave!
Plenty of b&b's which will be cheap
check this site for info on thurso



RE: distance, recommended spot

« Reply #2 on: December 14 2004 09:12:00 »

Thank -you



RE: distance, recommended spot

« Reply #3 on: January 04 2005 18:01:00 »

If your in Crieff, def give Montrose on the North East coast a pass. It's 26 miles north of Dundee, a few people go to Lunnan Bay, but I went to Montrose main beach right by the coastguard office. Big steady swell right to the beach. 6ft + coming in 25 sec sets.. It was outstanding. I went there on the 24th+ 26th Dec.. Im posting some photo's this week.. Def worth a look. Hope you get the good luck I did. Amazing.



RE: distance, recommended spot

« Reply #4 on: January 06 2005 10:01:00 »

Glad you cought a wave, sorry I did not catch you over the christmas period, had a couple of days south of Edinburgh. I will drop you a line in a bit.....  Keen to see thos pics sounds like you cought it on one of the best days poss its is not a renound spot cheers catch ya

Ps email us some pics if you get time



RE: distance, recommended spot

« Reply #5 on: January 06 2005 11:01:00 »


if anyone wants to get together for a mainland surf in forseeable future, petrol, lift share etc starting from Inverness to north shore etc give us a buzz. I go to Lewis a lot too.




RE: distance, recommended spot

« Reply #6 on: February 08 2005 10:02:00 »

hi there, iam from lewis.  iam just wandering if i have met u before?  where do u go  and how often are u up on the city of lewis?

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