Wanganui North Mole

Quality Rating: 
6
Wave Type: 
Beach break
Wave Size Min: 
1.5ft
Wave Shape: 
Punchy
Powerful
Hollow
Optimal Swell Direction: 
SW
Optimal Wind Direction: 
NE
Tide: 
Low
Mid
Incoming
Beach Type: 
Sand
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Crowd Level: 
7

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Description: 

Wanganui North Mole is a beach break on a sandy beach, located just on the north side of the of the Wanganui River breakwater. There are several peaks along the beach to choose from. The wave is hollow and powerful. Intermediate to expert surfers only.

Directions: 
From Wanganui turn off the main road Carlton Ave, State Highway 3 onto Alma Road heading west. Continue onto York Street, and onto Puriri Street. Continue onto Cross Street, then turn right onto Bryce Street, then left onto Morgan Street, down to the beach.
Nearest Town: 
Wanganui
Nearest City: 
Wanganui
Travel Time from City: 
5mins
Road in: 
Seal
Walk in: 
Yes
Parking at beach: 
Yes
Beach View: 
NZ-Surf-Guide_Beach-View_Wanganui-North-Mole
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