The original and still most detailed guide book for surfers heading to Mexico's surf-packed Baja peninsula. This guide features over 120 surf spots, including the legendary points, reefs, beachbreaks and even islands.
Author: Mike Parise
Category: Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)
The original and still most detailed guide book for surfers heading to Mexico's surf-packed Baja peninsula. This guide features over 120 surf spots, including the legendary points, reefs, beachbreaks and even islands. From Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas and around to the East Cape, with surf maps, surf travel tips, wave height chart, tips on when to surf where, accommodations and more. Created in the same style as the very popular THE SURFER'S GUIDE TO COSTA RICA & SW NICARAGUA as it's written by the same author. There is no better guide for surfers heading to Baja.
Written by former Transworld Surf journalist and seasoned Mexico traveller David Small, Wavefinder Mexico offers a complete surf guide to one of the best surf destinations on the planet.
Author: Larry Blair
Publisher: Wavefinder Limited
Category: Sports & Recreation
Written by former Transworld Surf journalist and seasoned Mexico traveller David Small, Wavefinder Mexico offers a complete surf guide to one of the best surf destinations on the planet. With more than 300 individual surf spots backed up by our unique Surfer's Eye maps, Wavefinder Mexico delivers all you'll need to know about Mexican surf ......
384 MEXICO Mexico ; Salsipuedes , Baja California onships in San Diego ; the Baja Surf Club hosted a well - attended ... The Stormrider Guide ( 2001 ) , The Stormrider Guide North America ( 2002 ) and A Surfer's Guide to Baja ( 2001 ) .
Author: Matt Warshaw
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Category: Sports & Recreation
A pop culture reference of surfing in America today contains 1,500 alphabetical entries and three hundred illustrations to review the activity's most significant contributors, events, equipment, culture, and history. Reprint.
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Author: John P. Cross
Todos Santos is a tiny coastal town at the foothills of the mountains on Mexicos Baja California Peninsula that is encircled by the Pacific Ocean on the west and Mar de Cortez on the east. Embraced by an artistic community, Todos Santos offers discoveries at the end of each road, a rich history, and exquisite natural beauty. In a comprehensive travel guide, seasoned traveler John P. Cross shares personal experiences while delving deep into the history and culture of Mexico in order to provide both intrepid and novice travelers with inspiration to seek adventure inside the borders of an inviting country known for its friendly residents and gorgeous scenery. Cross offers a plethora of information regarding Todos Santos and the Peninsula that include a planning and packing guide, a Spanish travel dictionary, a list of hotels and restaurants in a variety of price ranges, budget tips, and helpful hints on where to bird watch, whale watch, and observe the release of ocean turtles. Through it all, Cross encourages travelers to follow their dreams and find adventures that create lasting memories. Todos Santos and Baja BCS Mexico shares advice and tips that will help travelers adhere to a budget and find adventure while exploring one of Mexicos most inviting areas. This book shows you exotic world travel is possible for everyone if you plan and budget carefully. Ted Jenkins, CEO of Oxygen Financial, Atlanta, GA
SURFING At even the most remote spots in Baja, the chances you're the first one to surf a break are low, but with an empty ... of the breaks or buy a copy of the incredibly detailed Surfer's Guide to Baja California, by Mike Parise.
Author: Nikki Goth Itoi
Publisher: Hachette UK
Make your Escape with Moon Baja! Baja California has a little bit of everything: warm, turquoise ocean and white-sand beaches, rugged desert mountain ranges, and cities bursting with art, culture, and delicious cuisine. Immerse yourself in the unique culture of this welcoming and colorful peninsula with Moon Baja. What You'll Find in the Moon Baja travel guidebook: Curated advice from local writer and tour guide Jennifer Kramer, who has spent nearly 30 years sharing all that Baja has to offer Full-color with vibrant, helpful photos Detailed directions and maps for exploring on your own In-depth coverage of Tijuana, Ensenada, and Valle de Guadalupe, Mexicali, San Felipe, and Sierra de Juárez, San Quintín and Bahía de los Ángeles, Guerrero Negro and El Vizcaíno, Loreto and Bahía Magdalena, La Paz, The East Cape and the Sierra de la Laguna, Los Cabos, and Todo Santos and the West Cape Activities and ideas for every traveler: Cruise down Mexico's Highway 1 with endless desert as a backdrop and the warm Baja breeze in your face. Sip a cerveza from your hammock, or take a panga ride out to see dolphins, whales, and sharks in the Sea of Cortéz. Go wine or beer tasting in Ensenada, sample the freshest fish tacos on the beaches of Los Cabos, or shop for beautiful artisan goods in Loreto. Watch the sun set over the ocean, followed by bonfires on the beach with a blanket of stars overhead Strategic itineraries in an easy-to-navigate format, such as Classic Baja Road Trip, Marine Adventures, Exploring the Sierra, and The Foodie Scene Helpful background information on the landscape, culture, history, and environment Essential insight for travelers on health and safety, recreation, transportation, and accommodations, as well as a handy Spanish phrasebook, packaged in a book light enough to fit in your beach bag With Moon Baja's practical tips, myriad activities, and an insiders view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way. Hoping for más Mexico? Check out Moon Yucatán Peninsula, Moon San Miguel de Allende, or Moon Mexico City.
The Corridor provides several surfing spots that are appropriate for all skill levels. This area picks up southerly and southwesterly swells, though westerly swells are blocked by the tip of Cabo San Lucas. When there is a swell, ...
Author: Kevin Delgado
Publisher: The Countryman Press
In this fully revised edition, discover all the wondrous ocean vistas, relaxing resorts, and world-class deep sea fishing in this exotic environment. Discover historic missions, enjoy world-class deep-sea fishing, go golfing on courses with beautiful ocean vistas, or simply relax in a beach resort on the exotic Sea of Cortez—all within 1,000 miles of the United States. In this fully revised second edition, Kevin Delgado gives you all the information you need to enjoy your holiday in this wondrous destination!
In S wind , Rosary Bay is a surf zone , not an anchorage . Upon N approach , give the tip of Punta Baja a half - mile berth for rocks and kelp . From S , Punta Baja looks detached . When entering the bay , avoid the 15 ' deep shelf of ...
Author: Patricia Rains
Publisher: Mexico Boating Guide
Category: Boats and boating
This book and its text, charts, illustrations and photos are to be used for planning and reference purposes only. They are specifically not to be used for navigation. The text has been prepared, based upon personal inspections, official publications and other data deemed reliable, with the objective of making the boating visitor's voyage more enjoyable.
industry centered largely in Newport Since there are so many fine surf Beach and surrounding Orange County spots in Orange County and San Diego towns , is a billion - dollar - a - year industry , County , I'm not going to even attempt ...
Author: Andrew Rice
Think of this guide as "one-stop shopping" for adventurous travelers and outdoor enthusiasts--you'd have to buy dozens of different single-sport guidebooks to find all the information that's right at your fingertips in this complete, all-purpose compendium of outdoor information.Within each region, readers will find a directory of the best things to do and the best places to do them: sea kayaking the Sea of Cortez; mountain biking to a painted Indian cave; hiking the badlands of Death Valley; chartering a yacht and exploring the Channel Islands; and rock climbing the famed walls of Joshua Tree National Park. From bird watching to big-wave surfing, there are outings here for readers of all ages and skill levels. Packed with logistical advice, detailed maps, and complete camping and lodging information for each region, Outside Magazine's Adventure Guide to Southern California & Baja will provide travelers with memorable adventures and will serve as a cherished resource, to be used again and again.
EcoTours de Baja also runs trips to nearby Santiago and Miraflores ( 624 / 143-0775 , @ capeland @ prodigy.net.mx ) . Aztec Surf shop ( 624 / 146-9898 , www .aztecsurf.com ) , 10min walk from the bus station down the Transpeninsular ...
Author: John Fisher
Publisher: Rough Guides
The Rough Guide to Mexico is the most comprehensive guide available and an essential companion to anyone visiting this country, whether on a package tour, backpacking or on a prolonged business trip. This fully-updated and revised 6th edition includes hundreds of incisive accounts of the sights, providing fresh takes on the well-established attractions and uncovering lesser-known gems. Detailed practical advice is given on activities in every corner of this vibrant nation from the beaches to the bustling cities to the ancient Mayan temples. The guide also includes significant historical and cultural information to give the reader a well-rounded understanding of Mexico, past and present.
Yacht charters available . Price : $ 450 per week . Includes meals . They go to : G'land , Uluwatu , Padang - Padang , Lombok , and Sumbawa . Tours for intermediate through advanced surfers . Baja Air Adventures , 991 Lomas Santa Fe Dr.
Baja Wild (Highway 1 Km 31, San José del Cabo; # 624- 142-5300; www.bajawild.com) offers surfing safaris to spots around Los Cabos appropriate for beginners. A fee of about $95—depending on the destination—includes transportation, ...
Author: Maribeth Mellin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Providing a sensible, objective, consumer's guide to travel, these easy-to-use travel handbooks provide useful evaluations of local hotels, attractions, and restaurants in all price ranges, honest advice on local attractions that are worth the time and money, detailed maps, tips on special events and festivals, and extensive information on local shopping, sports, nightlife, and other activities.
Explore Baja and Puerto Penasco with Your RV Or Tent Mike Church, Terri Church. In Tijuana there is the Club Campestre ... Off the campground at San Miguel is Punta San Miguel , one of the most popular surfing spots in Baja California .
Author: Mike Church
Publisher: Rolling Home Press
The sun, sand, and clear blue water are the focus of this travel guide to Baja California for RV adventurers. Following more than 1,000 miles along the transpeninsular Highway 1, RV travellers will find important information about destinations from Ensenada to Cabo San Lucas. Crucial details about campgrounds, crossing the border, and recreational opportunities such as kayaking, fishing, backcountry exploration, and hiking are included, as are maps for every campground listed.
Wave size is articulated by most surfers as roughly one-half to two-thirds the actual wave-face height. ... California Nazare, Portugal Outer Log Cabins, Oahu, Hawaii Puerto Escondido, Mexico Todos Santos, Baja, Mexico Waimea Bay, Oahu, ...
Author: Andrea McCloud
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Category: Sports & Recreation
The Girl's Guide to Surfing delivers all a girl needs to score the wave of her choice. The surfing population has recently exploded, and women are in the water more than ever. For all these hearty souls, author Andrea McCloud delivers down-to-earth instruction and indispensable advice. Find out what kind of surf equipment is specifically right for women and how to get it. Learn how to read local breaks and tides for catching the right wave at the right spot. Get the lowdown on surf etiquette to avoid getting yelled at, or worse, crashing into someone. And hear war stories from the pros about how they learned to surf, how they conquer fear, and what it's like to pull into a fat tube. Featuring loads of informative illustrations, sidebars, and tips, The Girl's Guide to Surfing is the bible for any girl who wants to catch a wave.
Otherwise placid tourist spots such as Los Cabos in Baja will offer parasailing and ATV rides, but adrenalin junkies will find plenty to keep them occupied. Baja's fame as a surfing hotspot began in the sixties, when those searching for ...
Author: Insight Guides
Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
Let us guide you on every step of your travels. From deciding when to go, to choosing what to see when you arrive, Insight Guide Mexico is all you need to plan your trip and experience the best of Mexico, with in-depth insider information on must-see, top attractions like Chichén Itzá, the Riviera Maya, Mexico City, Palenque and Colonial Oaxaca and hidden cultural gems like riding the world's most scenic railroad aboard the Ferrocarril Chichuahua al Pacífico. This book is ideal for travellers seeking immersive cultural experiences, from exploring Teotihuacán, Uxmal and Meixcan folk art, to discovering Artesanía and Mexican music. - In-depth on history and culture: explore the region's vibrant history and culture, and understand its modern-day life, people and politics - Excellent Editor's Choice: uncover the best of Mexico, which highlights the most special places to visit around the region - Invaluable and practical maps: get around with ease thanks to detailed maps that pinpoint the key attractions featured in every chapter - Informative tips: plan your travels easily with an A to Z of useful advice on everything from climate to tipping - Inspirational colour photography: discover the best destinations, sights, and excursions, and be inspired by stunning imagery - Inventive design makes for an engaging, easy-reading experience - Covers: Mexico City and its Surroundings; Baja California; Through the Sierras; El Bajio and the Colonial Heartland; Jalisco and Michoacán; Acapulco and the Pacific Beaches; The Gulf Coast; Oaxaca; Tabasco and Chiapas; The Yucután About Insight Guides: Insight Guides is a pioneer of full-colour guide books, with almost 50 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides with user-friendly, modern design. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps, as well as phrase books, picture-packed eBooks and apps to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure.
Therefore, this text should be used only as a general guide and not as the ultimate source of surf map information. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form, ...
Author: Maps Surf
Publisher: FastPencil Inc
The top 56 surf breaks in Baja California Norte, Mexico from Tijuana to Santo Domingo. Plus, the top 52 surf breaks in Baja California Sur, Mexico from Guerrero Negro to Cabo San Lucas and the East Cape.
heavy – amongst them may be some of the world's finest surfers. ... Mexicos' Pacific coastline has heaps of options for travelling surfers – you can have it as hard core as you like in areas such as Central Baja or Oaxaca, ...
Author: Alf Alderson
Publisher: Fernhurst Books Limited
Category: Sports & Recreation
Surfing: A Beginner’s Guide has been the go-to surf book for beginners since 1996. This third edition, now with the endorsement of Surfing England, takes you through all the vital steps to become a surfer: you will learn where to surf, when to surf and how to surf safely.You will learn the foundations such as choosing the correct equipment, which is essential to make any progress as a beginner; pre-surf preparation, including getting fit with tips and advice; and your first surfer steps on the beach and in the ocean. All these stages lead up to you catching your very first wave and the surfing bug. The sea is renowned for its beauty, but infamous for its dangers. Alf provides you with transferable skills to safely enjoy your new hobby. Safety features heavily in the book, and you will learn all the basic common-sense aspects of surfing that even the most experienced surfer forgets.
If you like to “hang ten,” then you'll love Mazatlán, Mexico's surfing capital. ... Running 876 miles from Mexico's border with Southern California to its tip at Los Cabos, the Baja Peninsula presents a land of desert and semidesert ...
Author: Bob Brooke
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.
Actor Cliff Robertson had set up his own surf shop in Los Angeles , shifting the centre of surf production from ... who contributed to the surfer bandwagon by writing “ Batman ” and “ Baja ” for the Astronauts , a rock'n'roll band from ...
Author: Peter Buckley
Publisher: Rough Guides
Compiles career biographies of over 1,200 artists and rock music reviews written by fans covering every phase of rock from R&B through punk and rap.
CHAnneL IsLAnDs surfboArDs 36 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara (805) 966-7213 www.cisurfboards.com Tourists and surf ... whales begin migrating south from Alaska to the warm lagoons and bays in Baja California, where they mate and give birth.
Author: Leslie Westbrook
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Your Travel Destination. Your Home. Your Home-To-Be. Santa Barbara Grab a bite at a gourmet restaurant. Explore Channel Islands National Park. Relax, take a sip, and savor Santa Barbara’s wine country. • A personal, practical perspective for travelers and residents alike • Comprehensive listings of attractions, restaurants, and accommodations • How to live & thrive in the area—from recreation to relocation • Countless details on shopping, arts & entertainment, and children’s activities
The only sensible destinations within easy reach of Tijuana are Rosarito , a south - of - the - border party beach , and the sizeable town of Ensenada . ( For details , pick up the Rough Guide to Mexico , available in San Diego from Le ...
Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides
An illustrated guide that covers urban hotspots such as San Francisco and LA to the natural beauty of the Yosemite National Park and the Lake Tahoe area. Camping and hiking information in Sequoia, Death Valley and the other great National Parks is included as well as the highlights of the east - Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon. Hotel and restaurant details are given to suit all budgets together with the lowdown on the coolest (or, failing that, the most interesting) clubs and bars. Comprehensive contexts sections featuring the best books and movies on California, as well as extracts from two best-selling authors are also included.