Tracks

Quality Rating: 
6
Wave Type: 
Right point
Wave Size Min: 
4.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Long
Optimal Swell Direction: 
S
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
Low
Mid
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Stones
Boulder
Skill Level: 
Expert
Crowd Level: 
6
Danger: 
Careful on the Rocks.

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Description: 

Tracks is a right hand point break on a stoney/boulder beach, located at the west end of Opoutama beach. Either paddle out from Opoutama Beach, or park at Point Annihilation and walk round. The wave is nice and wally, good fun, with long rides. Suitable for all levels of surfer.

Directions: 
From Napier, head north on Pandora Road State Highway 2, onto Meeanee Quay and Main North Road out of the city. Continue on State Highway 2 through Wairoa, then at Nuhaka go straight through the roundabout onto Nuhaka Opoutama Road. Continue along Nuhaka Opoutama Road, and find a park near Opoutama beach, or you can park at Point Annihilation and walk round to the break.
Nearest Town: 
Nuhaka
Nearest City: 
Napier
Travel Time from City: 
125mins
Road in: 
Seal
Gravel
Walk in: 
Yes
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
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