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Ko Phayam« on: January 15 2007 23:01:00 »
anyone been there ? anything surfable ?
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #1 on: August 23 2007 02:08:00 »
Yes been there... absolutely nothing to surf there... flat as... two big bays.. but nothing but a lake in both of em... just no swell comes through there....
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #2 on: August 29 2007 04:08:00 »
when did you go there ?
I went there for a week in June and got waves everyday ...not hardcore reefbreak but funny little beach break
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #3 on: April 20 2009 13:04:00 »
Been there, surfed there. It only works under certain conditions, but in Oct./Nov. or April/May it can work well. January 1, to 6, 2009, saw overhead waves and a lineup of 8 surfers and 2 waveskis! Check out www.timmorch.com/Articles/Secret surf.htm
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #4 on: April 20 2009 13:04:00 »
Been there, surfed there. It only works under certain conditions, but in Oct./Nov. or April/May it can work well. January 1, to 6, 2009, saw overhead waves and a lineup of 8 surfers and 2 waveskis! Check out www.timmorch.com and navigate to Asia, Thailand, Koh Phayam and "Secret Surf"
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #5 on: April 29 2010 23:04:210 »
Agree with Tim Morch, don't plan a surf trip to Koh Phayam unless you are going in oct-nov or april-may. Was there from january to late march 2010 and had maybe a dozen days where there were waves, one day overhead, the rest were beginner longboard type days.
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #6 on: July 07 2011 19:07:00 »
No surf there..... once or twice a year it gets swell.... not worth a trip if you are going for surfing
RE: Ko Phayam« Reply #7 on: December 16 2011 21:12:00 »
I agree with the others, no surf there..... Best to go surfing in Bali
y« Reply #8 on: March 20 2013 02:03:00 »
If you are a big wave surfer who likes the lineups of Bali, then that is definitely your place. If you prefer smaller but very rideable waves, and absolutely no lineup, check out the surf report and when the swell comes, head for Koh Phayam. Don't make it you surf destination, but when you catch it right, you will love it.