Kekerengu

Quality Rating: 
4
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Size Max: 
4.0ft
Wave Shape: 
Wally
Punchy
Optimal Swell Direction: 
SE
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NW
Tide: 
Low
Mid
Beach Type: 
Stones
Rock
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Crowd Level: 
2
Wildlife: 
Seals
Penguins
Dolphins
Danger: 
Rocks

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Description: 

Kekerengu is a Beach break with both right and lefts on offer depending on the swell angle, located on the coast from north of Kaikoura where the road leaves the coast and goes inland. The beach has a rocky points at either end, and the rest of the beach is mostly small stones. Kekerengu beach produces a wally,punchy, fun beach break wave. When its small watch you don't hit the beach as the surf breaks close to shore. Good for intermediate to expert surfers.

Directions: 
From Kaikoura Drive north on State Highway 1 for about 20mins, until you get to Kekerengu. Located on the coast from north of Kaikoura where the road leaves the coast and goes inland.
Nearest Town: 
Kaikoura
Nearest City: 
Kaikoura
Travel Time from City: 
20mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
No
Parking at beach: 
Yes
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