Raglan Bar
 
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Discription of surf spot: Raglan Bar, New Zealand

There is an inconsistent, awesome barreling righthander breaking off the bar at the entrance to Raglan harbour, only working on clean swells, higher tides and offshore east winds. Currents are very strong, you need a boat, and it doesn't break very often. Take a look at some of the photos in the surf shops in town. Tow-ins at 12 feet!. Long walls and barrels, with several sections. Not crowded, because of accessibility and difficulty.

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Type of Wave rivermouth 
Direction right hand 
Bottom sand 
Level Expert 
Crowds an empty line-up 
Hazards Very strong currents, need boat 
Lenght 100-200 meter lenght 
Places to stay campsites ,hostels ,motels/ B&B's ,hotels ,surfcamp  
Nearest big city Auckland 
Nearest airport Auckland 
Other stuff to see & do Raglan is a nice quiet town. 
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