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Topic: New Brunswick Surf????

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By:

danno

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RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« on: January 16 2011 21:01:00 »

There is a small beach at Cape Enrage that I've heard is good for surfing.  I've seen waves up to about 4 feet there.
Since it's a bit out of the way, you might want to call the park before you head out.

By:

Collin

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #1 on: April 02 2011 09:04:00 »

I've surfed at the Miscou Lighthouse, on Miscou Island, perfect conditions when it's been windy from the east. Best time to go is just when the wind start to drop. It was around five feet, long right hand wave with cobblestone bottom, which makes this perfect for a point break.
Nice place to.

By:

Dan

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #2 on: July 30 2012 07:07:00 »

New River beach Provincial park located near point lepreau (about 15 to 20 minutes from saint john) produces some pretty nice swells on some days, before you go check windinder.com for a detailed wave forcast.

By:

Frank

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #3 on: June 18 2013 10:06:00 »

I surf in northern NB around Miscou Island. When you know when and where to go, there's a few wave around!  I have all the spot dialed-up. If you come by email me  at efs2387@umoncton.ca

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By:

Brian

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #4 on: January 28 2014 08:01:00 »

Anyone ever investigate Sand Bay on Whitehead Island for surf? What about Anchorage Provincial Park beach on Grand Manan?

By:

adrian zaragoza

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #5 on: June 29 2014 12:06:00 »

I guess it's old news now. The tidal bore in Moncton, since they opened the causeway, is producing a very good wave to ride on incoming tide. You may even get a 3 Km ride.

By:

Cameron Magee

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #6 on: May 14 2015 05:05:00 »

The best place I've found so far to get good waves is Mispec beach outside of Saint John. You can get good swell from August to late April or early May. It's best when a low pressure system moves through, but there's also swell with a strong S, W, or SW wind onshore, usually 30 Km/h and high brings in good waves. If the wind is offshore it ruins the waves. I usually use a 9ft longboard, but you can get away with shorter when the waves are decent. The biggest I've ever seen it is chest high but I've only been going there since this past season.



By:

Cameron Magee

RE: New Brunswick Surf????

« Reply #7 on: May 14 2015 05:05:00 »

Also if you go at high tide it will just be a shore break, it's better when the tide is further out. The water is pretty cold I would recommend either 4, 5, or 6mm wetsuit for the spring and definitely booties and gloves. The bay tends to be fairly chilly in the spring cause it's still cold from the winter. It's a lot warmer during late summer to early fall, but I'd still recommend a full suit, and probably the thickest ting you can find for the winter months.


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