Playa Avellanes
 
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Discription of surf spot: Playa Avellanes, Costa Rica

Great swell really impressive after spending my entire surfing life on the east coast in the Carolinas, USA. Really fun and a great time for anyone that loves to surf what mother ocean provides.

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Type of Wave rivermouth 
Direction left and right 
Bottom sand/rock bottom 
Level Intermediate 
Crowds a normal crowd 
Hazards Shallow Rocks at rivermouth 
Lenght 100-200 meter lenght 
Places to stay hotels ,surfcamp  
Nearest big city Tamarindo 
Nearest airport Liberia 
Other stuff to see & do  
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Have a short window to surf! Will pay your gas!
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Crocodiles in Costa Rica when Surfing
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17 Jun 2016 anyone surfing in the nicoya peninsula area!? 116 views 0 replies

anyone surfing in the nicoya peninsula area!?
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17 Jun 2016 Where to go when it gets big?? 125 views 0 replies

Where to go when it gets big??
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16 Jun 2016 shark population in costa rica 147236 views 125 replies

shark population in costa rica
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27 May 2016 July Costa rica trip - travel buddies 138 views 0 replies

July Costa rica trip - travel buddies
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08 Mar 2016 Surfing and sailing in Costa Rica - best spots? 381 views 1 replies

Surfing and sailing in Costa Rica - best spots?
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23 Feb 2016 are there cheap surfboards in costa rica 44479 views 32 replies

are there cheap surfboards in costa rica
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16 Jan 2016 WHo has tried surf goggles & what works the best? 33358 views 17 replies

WHo has tried surf goggles & what works the best?
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05 Jan 2016 surf spots for beginner 25506 views 17 replies

surf spots for beginner
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03 Dec 2015 Surf sPOT to chill. 264 views 0 replies

Surf sPOT to chill.
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01 Oct 2015 Edgeocre Surf co. looking for distributor for THE COUNTRY OF COSTA RICA 397 views 0 replies

Edgeocre Surf co. looking for distributor for THE COUNTRY OF COSTA RICA
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15 Jul 2015 Surfmates costa rica July 17th to Aug 11th 403 views 0 replies

Surfmates costa rica July 17th to Aug 11th
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26 May 2015 Surf Camp recommendations Costa Rica 758 views 3 replies

Surf Camp recommendations Costa Rica
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22 May 2015 First Surf Trip To Costa Rica 722 views 2 replies

First Surf Trip To Costa Rica
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27 Apr 2015 Solo surfing trip - Tamarindo or Mal Pais? 11018 views 11 replies

Solo surfing trip - Tamarindo or Mal Pais?
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10 Dec 2014 Learn Spanish, Surf, and Work 537 views 0 replies

Learn Spanish, Surf, and Work
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09 Dec 2014 kind of beginner solo surf trip for xmas and NY 931 views 2 replies

kind of beginner solo surf trip for xmas and NY
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09 Dec 2014 Costa Rica - end of December. What is better: Caribbean or Pacific coasts? 1339 views 3 replies

Costa Rica - end of December. What is better: Caribbean or Pacific coasts?
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07 Oct 2014 Good place to learn to surf in July 4554 views 7 replies

Good place to learn to surf in July
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07 Oct 2014 Surf camp in Costa Rica 598 views 1 replies

Surf camp in Costa Rica
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14 Sep 2014 Looking for entrepreneurs/freelancers for a world trip 920 views 5 replies

Looking for entrepreneurs/freelancers for a world trip
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14 Jul 2014 Guiones or Samara? 1236 views 2 replies

Guiones or Samara?
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12 Jul 2014 Share the cost of rental car? 637 views 0 replies

Share the cost of rental car?
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23 Jun 2014 Surfboard rentals in Playa Matapalo (near RUI Guenacaste resort) 9390 views 0 replies

Surfboard rentals in Playa Matapalo (near RUI Guenacaste resort)
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23 Jun 2014 How are the waves in Santa Teresa in August? 1442 views 1 replies

How are the waves in Santa Teresa in August?
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23 Jun 2014 All Women's Costa Rica Surf Camp suggestions? 1184 views 3 replies

All Women's Costa Rica Surf Camp suggestions?
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20 May 2014 Central Coast in July? 1287 views 1 replies

Central Coast in July?
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20 May 2014 Costa Rica in May 1203 views 1 replies

Costa Rica in May
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20 Jan 2014 going to costa february 09 5405 views 8 replies

going to costa february 09
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06 Jan 2014 Help! - January in Costa, Panama, or Ecuador? 1664 views 1 replies

Help! - January in Costa, Panama, or Ecuador?
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06 Jan 2014 Is Pavones always good with a SE swell? 2219 views 2 replies

Is Pavones always good with a SE swell?
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07 Dec 2013 Costa Rica & Panama in January! 966 views 0 replies

Costa Rica & Panama in January!
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25 Nov 2013 Need to find a good surf camp in January to sharpen my skillz!! 1552 views 2 replies

Need to find a good surf camp in January to sharpen my skillz!!
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13 Nov 2013 accomodation nosara 1955 views 2 replies

accomodation nosara
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07 Nov 2013 Board Rental near Puerto Jimenez or Pavones? 3674 views 2 replies

Board Rental near Puerto Jimenez or Pavones?
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28 Oct 2013 Best surf camp in Costa Rica 1024 views 2 replies

Best surf camp in Costa Rica
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04 Oct 2013 Witches Rock surf camp 3726 views 6 replies

Witches Rock surf camp
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23 Sep 2013 surfing september-november 1328 views 3 replies

surfing september-november
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15 Sep 2013 Surf Camps in Mal Pais / Santa Teresa? 2912 views 3 replies

Surf Camps in Mal Pais / Santa Teresa?
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14 Aug 2013 Need help best Surf Sunglasses. 3229 views 4 replies

Need help best Surf Sunglasses.
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09 Jul 2013 Seasonal wave height , surfing tamarindo 1331 views 2 replies

Seasonal wave height , surfing tamarindo
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01 Jul 2013 Surfing in costa rica in September-October for begginers ? or recommendation for another place 1205 views 1 replies

Surfing in costa rica in September-October for begginers ? or recommendation for another place
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30 Jun 2013 Surfing in Costa Rica costs 2561 views 1 replies

Surfing in Costa Rica costs
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29 Apr 2013 Vacation trip 1242 views 1 replies

Vacation trip
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28 Apr 2013 How are chicks in Tamarindo? 17662 views 15 replies

How are chicks in Tamarindo?
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17 Apr 2013 Cheap accommodation 1479 views 1 replies

Cheap accommodation
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17 Apr 2013 Board availability update 1267 views 1 replies

Board availability update
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17 Apr 2013 buying a board! 1235 views 3 replies

buying a board!
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10 Apr 2013 Safety in Tamarindo, Costa Rica 3225 views 3 replies

Safety in Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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26 Dec 2012 Cheap Surf Camp CR 3243 views 3 replies

Cheap Surf Camp CR
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21 Dec 2012 KB 2120 views 4 replies

KB
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21 Dec 2012 surfboards costa rica 11441 views 14 replies

surfboards costa rica
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17 Dec 2012 Looking for a place to stay in Cabo Matapalo 6624 views 8 replies

Looking for a place to stay in Cabo Matapalo
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10 Dec 2012 Surfing in Jaco 1905 views 3 replies

Surfing in Jaco
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06 Dec 2012 Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica 3245 views 6 replies

Learn to Surf - low budget in Costa Rica
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18 Nov 2012 Quiet surf camp 2925 views 1 replies

Quiet surf camp
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18 Sep 2012 4 star hotel in Hanoi 2226 views 2 replies

4 star hotel in Hanoi
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18 Sep 2012 Costa rica or Dominican Republic? 1795 views 1 replies

Costa rica or Dominican Republic?
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30 Aug 2012 Costa Rica in October 1495 views 0 replies

Costa Rica in October
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28 Jul 2012 Winter spots in Costa Rica 1857 views 1 replies

Winter spots in Costa Rica
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20 Jul 2012 SURF TRIP NEED CREW/ADVICE APRIL/MAY - anywhere 2539 views 6 replies

SURF TRIP NEED CREW/ADVICE APRIL/MAY - anywhere
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03 Jun 2012 Costa Rica - wedding/surf vacation in July 3029 views 3 replies

Costa Rica - wedding/surf vacation in July
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25 May 2012 Tamarindo in August for a beginner... 2084 views 1 replies

Tamarindo in August for a beginner...
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04 May 2012 Going to Costa Rica in May 8004 views 15 replies

Going to Costa Rica in May
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01 May 2012 Pavones to Dominical 1714 views 0 replies

Pavones to Dominical
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30 Apr 2012 Ride from SJO to Pavones on May 5th-ish 1550 views 0 replies

Ride from SJO to Pavones on May 5th-ish
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18 Mar 2012 Cabo Matapalo rentals? 1651 views 0 replies

Cabo Matapalo rentals?
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25 Feb 2012 Jaco / Esterillos in Apr 1713 views 0 replies

Jaco / Esterillos in Apr
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18 Feb 2012 Looking to buy a used surfboard in San Jose 1951 views 0 replies

Looking to buy a used surfboard in San Jose
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30 Dec 2011 Best airline to Costa Rica? 1615 views 0 replies

Best airline to Costa Rica?
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30 Nov 2011 Surf Camp Base - Tamarindo or Hermosa? 6401 views 9 replies

Surf Camp Base - Tamarindo or Hermosa?
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17 Aug 2011 Costa Rica in November for longboarding 2143 views 0 replies

Costa Rica in November for longboarding
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13 Aug 2011 Matapalo accommadation 2201 views 2 replies

Matapalo accommadation
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24 Jul 2011 Wicked Surf Van for Sale Costa Rica or Panama!!! 6327 views 2 replies

Wicked Surf Van for Sale Costa Rica or Panama!!!
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16 Jun 2011 Surf in CR in July, without car 3043 views 5 replies

Surf in CR in July, without car
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24 Apr 2011 Surfing Holiday in Philippines - Sirgao 3208 views 0 replies

Surfing Holiday in Philippines - Sirgao
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23 Apr 2011 Bungalow in Santa Teresa 2518 views 1 replies

Bungalow in Santa Teresa
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05 Apr 2011 Where to chill-out in April 2563 views 5 replies

Where to chill-out in April
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