Petes Reef

Al Jones 080605

030408 see below

 

Wave type Reef Break. Mostly rights holding swells up to 8 foot.
Safety

Strong rips a shallow reef and shifting peak make this a spot for the more experienced surfers.It is about 20 minutes walk to nearest phone etc

Tides and Swell Catches more swell than most places on the Gower.Low tides .
Wind An Easterly is Offshore but more often than not it is Northerly or glassy days that are best
Parking Overton very limited especially in the summer.
Facilities Caravan and Camping sites nearby
Crowds Generally the limiting factor, especially in the summer
Alternative Break Port Eynon Reefs
Local Interest National Park Coastline,wildlife etc

April 3rd 2008

 

Mark Jones in full flight during a summer session at P.R

 

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