Claws
 
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Discription of surf spot: Claws, South Africa

Suited for body boarders as it is to shallow for stand-ups. Not surfable bigger than 3-4ft as it would be too dangerous but if that is your style I would leave it up for you. The wave is a short left hand break, swell swings round sucking hard with a main swell pushing through the middle giving you a sick spitting barrel and another part of the swell swinging in right making it ideal for you to bust big airs. This wave is only ridable between tides ideally between low going on high, it will work for a good 2hrs or so.

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Type of Wave reef break  
Direction left hand 
Bottom rock 
Level Intermediate 
Crowds an empty line-up 
Hazards Breaks infront of a Large Rock so don't wipe out 
Lenght short 
Places to stay motels/ B&B's  
Nearest big city Cape Town 
Nearest airport Cape Town International 
Other stuff to see & do If the beach break is not working and the hoek is crowded then there is a grand pub up the road called the Red Herring with views of noordoek beach, great atmosphere through out. 
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