Jimmy Armers

Quality Rating: 
4
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Fat
Wally
Optimal Swell Direction: 
NE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
W
Tide: 
Low
Beach Type: 
Stones
Rock
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Crowd Level: 
4
Wildlife: 
Seals
Danger: 
Careful on the rocks.

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Description: 

Jimmy Armers is a beach break on a stoney/rocky beach, located along the esplanade from Kaikoura township, near the end before the seal colony. Its a small beach with a couple of peaks, producing both right and left handers. The wave is fat but wally, good fun. Good for intermediate to expert surfers.

Directions: 
Jimmy Armers is located along the esplanade from Kaikoura township, near the end before the seal colony. From Kaikoura head east along the Esplande from the shopping center. Go just past the old wharf and find Jimmy Armers beach, just before the seal colony at the end of the road.
Nearest Town: 
Kaikoura
Nearest City: 
Kaikoura
Travel Time from City: 
5mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
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