North Jetty Florence OR - Exposed beach/Jetty break that usually has waves. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the northeast with some shelter here from north winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Rarely crowded here. Beware of rips and sharks.
Surf Shops & Lessons
Cleanline Surf Shop (www.cleanlinesurf.com), with shops in Seaside and Cannon Beach, and Seaside Surf Shop (www.seasidesurfshop.com), in Seaside, are staffed by experienced surfers who are familiar with the coast and can help you find an instructor. They also have boards and wet suits for rent.
Oregon Surf Adventures holds one- or two-day workshops for small groups as well as individual half-day lessons: www.oregonsurfadventures.com.
Northwest Women's Surf Camps has weekend and weeklong retreats for women as well as weekend couples retreats and private lessons for men and women. www.nwwomenssurfcamps.com.
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