Activity book and Spot guide Cape Town

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Jansma in the Derdesteen shorebreak

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CAPTION > Peter Peterson, Haakgat PHOTO > Al Nicoll

CAPTION > Beautiful wine country



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that marks its Haakgat, Melkbos and more. Haakgat is just a ten minute drive north of Big Bay up the R27 coast road. All parked up, spilling cars see you'll off going and windy it's If left. existence from the road is a small, dusty car park on the surfboards for the tested we where was and here winter last of session wave out of the park onto the road. I had my biggest riders wave hungry most and best world's the of some find you'll and here 'on' it's when issue #50. Word spreads quickly confident, really not you're if avoid so waves, big and currents rips, are There in. rolling start waves the shredding when of course. Melkbos, pros, seasoned by bits to hacked precisely waves breathtaking some watch and sit just to want you unless gone proper another 20 minutes up the road is a huge, wide open beach that is the best option when the bay spots have when it's small even swell, up picks 'nuclear' as they can sometimes do. The other good thing about Melkbos is that it always to get the morning the in early out be to have might everywhere else. Always keep an eye on the forecast, and sometimes you rest can you so days some wind no for hope almost you that is most suitable conditions for you. The beauty of Cape Town take so though, days wind no of chance get won't you holiday, week two a on your body and do some other activities. Often tomorrow! always there's and limits your Know Lesson: Cape instead! windy too it's when advantage of exploring the Cape