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

Very good wave that breaks descent most of the time. Gets shallow and dangerous the bigger it gets. In the winter it can reach 15+. Very fun and locals are helpful. Hotel right on the beach!

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Type of Wave reef break  
Direction right hand  
Bottom rock  
Level Expert  
Crowds a busy crowd  
Hazards Shallow at low tides. Big rocks that are unavoidable.  
Lenght long  
Places to stay hotels  
Nearest big city San Jose  
Nearest airport San Jose (3hrs.)  
Other stuff to see & do Drive to Tamarindo about 40 minutes and do the tourist scene. Ride horses etc... Or drive inland to the Rainforests and do the canopy tours!  
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