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Lampung Surfing

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The offshore islands of Nias and the Mentawais have been under the surf media spotlight for years, while Sumatra's mainland has remained off the radar of most travelling surfers. Despite an ideal orientation to Indian Ocean swell hitting the contoured coastline of the fifth biggest island in the world, Sumatra remains a quiet surfing backwater off the beaten Indonesian track. Sumatra has a reputation for being wild, riddled with malaria and the west coast of Lampung lies uncomfortably close to Krakatau, responsible for the most violent volcanic eruption ever recorded (1883) accompanied by 120ft (40m) high waves. Today the area remains scarcely populated and is rarely visited by tourists, despite the Bali bombing highlighting the fact that remote areas may be safer than tourist hotspots. The fishing town of Krui, is the centre of the region's coastal districts, being the first village accessed from the interior road network and providing the most services for locals and travellers alike.
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+ Consistent sizable surf
+ Uncrowded for Indo
+ Exploration potential
+ Cheap surfcamps
- Cross-shore winds
- Few services, no nightlife
- Tedious access
- Isolated
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Guide icon Forecast icon Ujung Bocur Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Jimmys Point Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 4ft 14secs 189° 16mph Sunny No Reports Available. Submerged Reef Peaks Dead Coral 15
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Guide icon Forecast icon Jennys Right Star Star Star Star 4.5ft 13secs 187° 4mph Thundery Showers No Reports Available. Right Submerged Reef Dead Coral 10
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Guide icon Forecast icon Mandiri Star Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 4mph Thundery Showers No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon The Peak - Krui Star Star Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 4mph Thundery Showers No Reports Available. Submerged Reef Peaks Dead Coral 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon Pulau Pisang Star Star Star 4.5ft 13secs 187° 4mph Thundery Showers No Reports Available. Right Submerged Reef Dead Coral 10
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Guide icon Forecast icon Bali Village Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Submerged Reef Peaks Dead Coral 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon Way Jambu 3ft 5secs 275° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Left Submerged Reef Dead Coral 15
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Guide icon Forecast icon Krui Left 3ft 5secs 275° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Left Submerged Reef Dead Coral 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon Krui Right Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Right Submerged Reef Dead Coral 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon Ujung Walur Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Left Submerged Reef Dead Coral 10
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Guide icon Forecast icon Balimbing Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 191° 20mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Left Pointbreak Dead Coral 12
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Guide icon Forecast icon Ujung Siging Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 18mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Left Submerged Reef Dead Coral 10
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Guide icon Forecast icon Benkunqut Star Star Star Grey Star 4.5ft 13secs 190° 7mph Mostly Cloudy No Reports Available. Left Pointbreak Dead Coral 12
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