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Famous surf spot at Oahu Northshore

This is an amazing surf spot at Northshore Oahu. BIG WAVES! Very dangerous! Dont even touch the water if you are not a PRO-Surfer! Just look and enjoy the power of nature. Beach... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
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Munich, Germany
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Munich, Germany
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is an amazing surf spot at Northshore Oahu. BIG WAVES! Very dangerous! Dont even touch the water if you are not a PRO-Surfer! Just look and enjoy the power of nature. Beach could be dangerous !!! If you want to go out in the water, tell the lifeguards and ask them. You wont get a second chance surfing the... More 

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Massachusetts
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Get out of Waikiki and go to the North Shore and enjoy sitting on the beach for a couple of hours or more and enjoy yourself watching the huge waves and brave surfers. A gorgeous beach, not too crowded on the day we went. Layed our blankets out and just sat there mesmerized by the waves and surfers. It was... More 

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

18-25 footers and people everywhere! Watching the surfers is amazing! It gets very crowded and is hard to find a parking place! Get there early! It is beautiful and defiantly worth getting away from the city! North Shore is a must! Our 21 year old loved it and shooting pics with his professional camera! Great day spent relaxing! Take water... More 

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Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of enjoying pipeline on a calm day without heavy, thunderous waves that this beach is known for. Though it was calm there were still sizable swells that could do some damage if you don't time the waves correctly and avoid being scooped up by them. The water was cool, blue and clear which allowed us to... More 

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lyle7692
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We went as a family to the famous Pipeline Beach. Surf wasn't even that high this day and it was great. You need to be a strong swimmer to enter here. The surf can certainly take you in.

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Columbus, Georgia
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The Banzai Pipeline is just one of those places you must see in person to truly get the feel of natures power. Just sit back and soak it all in watching the surfers take on the ocean.

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Manaus, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

There was no big waves or deep blue sea... anyway, it is a good place to visit and there is a lot of pro surfers there every day

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Check this place out during the winter's for some amazing waves the size of buildings! Lots of professional competitions too during the winter months.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

During our trip, we were fortunate enough to attend the final day of the Volcom Pipe Pro 2017 here. What an amazing experience! The beach is of course, beautiful and famous for surfing. Even on a normal day though, it is just awesome to watch people surfing at pipeline!

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Lethbridge, Canada
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

I'm not a surfer & don't like to venture out in big waves but these were something to see! Nice beach & we watched the waves & surfers for hours.

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