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RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« on: April 21 2007 07:04:00 »
Hey guy from Oregon, Zihua is your best bet for you and your wife. You may find tiny little bungalow or apartment style rooms to rent which are scattered all over the small town of Zihua which is 10 times cheaper than Ixtapa's 5 star resort hotels. As far as car rentals...well I'm not too sure but I think the Zihua airport has the best agencies and depending on what you want it could cost you roughly anywhere from 90 dollars a day to 150. Yes, renting a vehicle in Mexico is not cheap!
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #1 on: April 21 2007 07:04:00 »
As far as your question on surf spots well that's the reason why i loved this area mucho! You have, from south to north: loma bonita, las gatas, escolleras, playa linda, barrio viejo, troncones, la saladita, and the ranch. All of these are great spots which pick up consistent swells during the spring and summertime. If you need any more info I would be happy to help you guys out since I have a fairly good knowledge of this fabulous area.
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #2 on: April 21 2007 08:04:00 »
unreal Scott- thank you for taking the time to post. Im unsure the whereabouts of Zihua town and will travel with shortboards, Lefts rights no pref. Ive been to Tronchones and it appeared on the weak side. Where would you want to be and is end of May a good time frame for swell? Ive def scored at Nexpa during the fall along with pascules. my wife is cool but she prob wants a nice beach for relaxing. Ixtapas def out of reach for me. apprechiate it- G
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #3 on: April 21 2007 22:04:00 »
got er figured out thanks. Zihua means what Ive figured...now. aloha, G
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #5 on: May 24 2007 14:05:00 »
Hi Robert, i live in Acapulco Mexico., always surf in Bonfil, i dont know what are you talking about "cat" hehee, maybe you are confussed with it.,-
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #6 on: July 14 2007 18:07:00 »
I am a intermediate to advance surfer looking to surf Mexico.. i am finding it difficult to decide on a place to start out on the coast of mexico.. i will be going in a few weeks and i have never surfed on the mainland of mexico.. i have surfed up and down the coast on baja.. can u provide any tips?? thanks a lot
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #7 on: July 14 2007 18:07:00 »
Hi i am a intermediate to advance surfer and i am having trouble deciding where to go in mexico.. michoacan seems like it might have a lot of good surf.. i am going to mexico in a few weeks, any help?? thanks a lot
RE: Surf in Michoacan this May, June« Reply #8 on: July 18 2007 06:07:00 »
Hi there man, between the border of Michoacan and Guerrero, you will find a lot of spots., i reccomend to you: *La Ticla, Rio Nexpa, in Michoacan and the Line...Troncones, el Rancho, Las Escolleras- in Guerrero all of them close to zihuatanejo, about. 1hr from Michoacan.., regards.
RE: Surf in Michoacan September« Reply #9 on: July 20 2007 20:07:00 »
How is it here in September? I'm also looking for fellow travellers. I'm intermediate-ish... looking for fun head high surf (preferably points). Not sure which direction I should head in- it sounds like north of Puerto Vallarta etc. has great waves but too many crowds...