Author Archives: The Guru

Solo

There’s a break close by that I use to surf by myself a lot back in the day. Over crowding has pushed some people over to this break and now almost always someone’s there. But good things come to those … Continue reading

Finally

Yep, the winds have come back around again for the first time in weeks. The bar looks to be handling the surf but will need a few more swells to groom it nice. Santana could be back to rare form … Continue reading

River Mouth

So we have a for real river mouth here at Santana now as compared to before. The little trickle of water coming out the old river mouth was 5 ft wide. Now it’s about 100 yards wide and you can … Continue reading

Oct 5-6 2017

Like they said, we never knew it was coming! Hard rains are not uncommon around here but for hours on end is another thing. Flooding hit in the early morning hours which was a God send. If this would have … Continue reading

Junky

If a picture says a thousand words, then this is all you need to see for now. But next week looks good!

Lazy Days

With all this onshore winds, cloudy skies and a little rain mixed in makes one lazy. A quick run to the beach makes for a quick run back home to watch that movie coming on. Only to wake up near … Continue reading

Early Bird

This past week or so the weather has been unpreditable, or so it may seem. Lite offshore wind in the early mornings and then onshore for the rest of the day and night. Rain passing through every now and then … Continue reading

Got Waves?

Well, if you’re from the east coast, you’ve more than likely got some waves. As you can see for yourself there’s not much going on around here. But… we do have some rain.

A Few Takers

This is the time of the year when most people leave the area b/c of the rain. Though we haven’t had much people still leave, which no one’s complaining about. But, we got some rain for today and will have … Continue reading

These Days

These days when the surf is small and the waves a little weak, riding something different is the call. Thous making for a fun time that you couldn’t have on your short board.