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Horseshoe Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

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Horseshoe Bay Surf Photo: 'A touch too big' by Rob Davies

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1.9
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20
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1.9
NE
0.2
N
10 s on 10 s 12 s

Open ocean wave model on 1 February at 12 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Horseshoe Bay around the time the photo was taken

A touch too big, Horseshoe Bay
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 2:11 pm 1 Feb 2013

A touch too big

New Zealand | Horseshoe Bay

Average rating: 3.3
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Despite a slight onshore breeze, some very nice fast peeling waves but occasional well overhead sets would close out right across the Bay. Other nearby breaks are better than Horseshoe Bay when the swell is large and this 2m NE swell was about on the limit for this stunning spot.