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Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« on: September 14 2005 18:09:00 »
Hey, I'm thinking of going to university in Halifax next year. Just wondering if anyone else that goes to Dalhousie surfs and how far the surf is. I've heard there are some great spots nearby and i'm all set up with winter gear. Any info would be great. Thanks
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #1 on: September 20 2005 18:09:00 »
Anyone from Halifax? Not just Dalhousie.... Might not have a car, would be cool if i could find someone to go with... Would pitch for gas and such
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #2 on: September 21 2005 04:09:00 »
I'm in a similar boat, it would be cool to study somewhere where I could surf. How close to the uni can you find waves?
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #3 on: September 21 2005 13:09:00 »
Don't think its far... Probably only 30 mins to some of the closer spots... i'm trying to decide between dal or uofvic.. want to be able to surf alot... where you from?
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #4 on: September 21 2005 19:09:00 »
i'm from oshawa, have to apply to uni soon as well, i think uvic is fairly far from waves, im guessing an hours drive or more. hopefully i'll end up somewhere i can surf once in a while..
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #5 on: October 01 2005 19:10:00 »
I went to Dal a couple years ago and still live in Halifax because of the surf. It is just over 1/2 an hour away to the beach.
As far as I know this is the only city in Canada with decent surf near by. I often hear the west praised, but with the 3 hour drive from Victoria never mind the ferry from Vancouver I think I'll stay in the east for surf.
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #6 on: October 02 2005 12:10:00 »
How consistent is the surf?
RE: Dalhousie Halifax Surfing« Reply #8 on: October 05 2005 18:10:00 »
hey, how much is it to rent a board, wet suit and to get a lesson at lawrencetown? Does anyone know.