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July 21, 2016 – These past few days of surf has been consistently fun with just 3 travelers hanging out with us. Roeland, from Holland, has been strengthening his paddling abilities on the longboard and now can paddle out to the lineup by himself and he is getting to his feet and progressing well in his surf class of 10 days. Collan and Jon, 2 young surfers from Florida, surfed all 3 breaks these past few days, including the REEF, The Louvre at Los playones and KP’s. When I asked Jon how his first surf trip ever was, 1 out of 10, he called it a 20…so we’ll take that! The surf has been super consistent in the head high range with nearly perfect wind conditions. We are nearly fully reserved until the end of the month, but there are a few beds available so just email or call us to confirm your space. If you like surfing a variety of quality waves, whether you are a beginner or intermediate to advanced, and appreciate exploring new remote locations with just your surfing buddies (unlike the developing crowds in E Transito and Miramar), check out the beach here in beautiful Playa Hermosa CENTRAL, Nicaragua. 049 080 090 101 237038165 167 170 187 198 204
July 17, 2016 – Memorable day of surf with good head high swell. Surfed a variety of waves all day with the changing tide and good winds all day ending with a spectacular sunset. Between the 4 of us, we surfed 3 distinct breaks. Did not even get over to the point today. Nice energy in and out of the water. Had some surf lessons with Roeland from Holland on a mellow A frame that is soft enough to teach a beginner on a during a head high swell. The wave pushes really soft until a fun little inside section over a rock near the beach. Other guests were surfing further up in KPs and said that they were getting at least 3 turns on every ride all morning. After eating and napping a bit we all went for a sweet sunset session out fron at the low tide reef with just us that ended with the kiss of a rainbow. Super stoked on today and looks like similar conditions lasting at least the coming week. There is limited room available020 024 037 091 100 104 110 119 136 139 152 155 163 166 179 181July 03, 2016 – It has been almost a month since posting surf conditions but thankfully we are up and running again. June was rainy and with more onshore winds than typical, so we decided to utilize the time and concentrate on property renovations. The big pool has been resurfaced and now has fresh paint. We will begin filling the pool with water this week, testing the pump, etc. As for the surf conditions, well, this has also improved over the last week or so. The offshore winds have returned and the waves have been very good. After the biggest swell of the year passing, the waves have settled into the consistent head high range with nearly perfect surface conditions. We are in a pattern now with calm wind early giving way to light/medium offshore winds lasting throughout the day. After not surfing for over 3 weeks I finally was able to make the walk to Los Playones and surf our local rocky point left yesterday…and, wow, it was really good. The inside peak was putting a barrel that reminded me of meatgrinders. Every now and then there were some closed out sets, but the majority of waves were lining up beautifully with a relatively easy take-off for a quick barrel and then 10 seconds of mellower wall for some turns and then an inside race-track section over some shallow rock reef to punt a big air for a nice finish. Of course I was not surfing that great, but the waves were providing opportunity after opportunity. I would rate the current swell an 8 out of 10. So currently in our local beach there are 4 distinct and separate breaks offering a variety of wave types good enough to please surfers who are beginning, or longboarders or aggressive and experienced shortboarders. There are currently 5 beds available up until July 14th, so go ahead and stop by and we will be happy to accommodate you and help you surf some of the better unfrequented waves in this region. If you like the point left at Miramar, but do not like the crowds…you will love it here. Give us a call, shoot us an email or just drop in. Thanks for looking…024 037 012 081 098 101 104 106 114 109 108 123 134 145 187 195 028

The cow says ”the waves are good and the price is right, come to GSN, eat more chiken and fish and surf good uncrowded waves”. What are you waiting for?

To help celebrate our relocation, the boss cow has approved a 20% discount on our Simple Green surf adventure for groups of 2-3, 25% discount for groups of 4-6 and a 30% discount for groups 6 and larger.

Click HERE to see a slideshow of the new place and new rates

You can reserve your dates from now until the end of the year, depending on availability. We are really looking forward to serving our clients here in the future and, as always, appreciate very much your support! If you have any questions at all, just send me an email or call the mobile … 505-8154-0337 (Movistar).

Note – There was a couple travelers that put a deposit on our S.C.L.A.T. package back in November of last year and then completely lost touch with me.  I had sent multiple emails with no response within FaceBook and personal email.  So…Courtney and Sam, wow, I hope you 2 are okay! We will apply your deposit to the next travelers who would like to experience the S.C.L.A.T. So on that note, those of you who are interested in the fullest experience that we have to offer (Surf, Culture, Love & Adventure), you will receive a $500 discount, thanks to the cancellation.  

Book your all-inclusive SIMPLE GREEN adventure – and we actually take you places!!! Finally, I am still reaching out to photographers – surfers. I have been looking for a decent camera set-up for a while now and due to ´whatever circumstances´, I have not been able to acquire one.  My wish is that someone reading this has some decent equipment that is not receiving the use it is capable of and so I would like to offer 1 week accommodations, all meals and a few special surf excursions (based on the quality of camera set-up that I can find). I have no specific requirements as I will trust the right person knows what I need anyway. I am really wanting to get some epic footage up this year.  It has been too long….

And special thanks to Cesar Medina at SurfNica Magazine for helping us to promote responsible tourism in the north – central pacific region.
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In 2016, we are continuing to fine tune our surf adventures, adding more eco/adventure tours, making improvements to the GreenSurf services, a community project to help educated and organize the citizens of this beautiful paradise to become more self-motivated and creative with trash management and recycling while promoting alternative opportunities to achieve individual independence, especially for the young. And of course continuing random acts of love and working hard to increase your chances of epic memories while providing a safe and comfortable experience.  Thanks for checking us out…

Book your trip of a lifetime now!

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May 05, 2016 Surf Report

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May 05, 2016 – Woke up this morning to overcast, drizzly skies…
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Surf Report - April 08, 2016

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April 08, 2016 - In El Transito - continued small surf in the…
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GreenSurf Nicaragua is moving

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Back in 2011, I decided to open a 2nd location in El Transito…
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Surf Report - March 25, 2016

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Chest to head high surf in El Transito. This morning outback,…
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March 12, 2016 - Surf Report

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The surf has dropped since yesterday and is in the waist to shoulder…
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Surf Report - March 11, 2016

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March 11, 2016 - Surf Report The surf is in the head high…
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Surf Report - March 08, 2016

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Well overhead surf with DOH sets.  Mostly shut down in El Transito,…
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Surf Report - March 06, 2016

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Head high or so with good form all day.  Just a couple in the…
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Surf Report - March 04, 2016

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Good waves in both beaches of El Transito, waist to head high,…
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Surf Report - November 04 & 05, 2015

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Yesterday and today the surf was similar in the thigh to head…
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Thursday, October 29, 2015 Surf Report

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October 29, 2015 – There was a nice little increase in the…
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February 14, 2015 Surf Report

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Weekend and Valentine's Day are here and we celebrated it with…
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First boardsnap of 2015 :(

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As we mentioned we had a reasonable midweek swell, so it seems…
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February 12, 2015 Surf Report

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After the new swell arrived with onshore winds on Wednesday,…
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Killing time between swells

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Waiting around at the camp for the promised swell to hit isn't…
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Massage & Surf Lessons

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New month, new guests, new waves. Eva & Zoli are still here…
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Good vibes of February

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We didn't only have many waves but also many good people in house…
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February 8, 2015 Surf Report

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After the marathon surf sessions on Friday we found some new…
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February 7, 2015 Surf Report

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After the big expectations for the first proper swell of 2015…
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Sleep, eat, surf, repeat!

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Surfers need food! Between their daily 2-3 three sessions and…
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February 4, 2015 Surf Report

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We went out last night for a sunset session with our new guests…
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South Park Restaurant

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At GreenSurf Nicaragua we are offering delicious meals to our…
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February 2, 2015 Surf Report

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No matter what you're surfing; longboard, funboard or shortboard.…
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Sunday - Fishing Day

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The first day of February was bringing small waves and a lot…
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January 31, 2015 Surf Report

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The last day of January has brought us some playful waves with…
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30 January, 2015 Surf Report

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Good waves and good tide again this morning in El Transito. No…
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El Transito Sunsets

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How is it that we watch the sunset every day but it never gets…
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January 28, 2015 Surf Report

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We went out again to our front break for a short session and…
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January 27, 2015 Surf Report

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We went for an early bird session this morning and it was well…
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Weekend update - 24/25 January, 2015

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After having shown you the first set of pictures from the weekend…
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January 24, 2015 Surf Report

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Rise and Shine everybody! It’s the weekend and there's a…
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Trip to the North

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While we are waiting for the next swell to hit El Transito we…
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Leon from a different angle

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This week we've been travelling through the country and also…
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January 17, 2015 Surf Report

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After travelling North and South this week it was good to stay…
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A day at Nica's best wave

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Surf report – January 16, 2015 Yesterday we decided to go…
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January 13, 2015 Surf Report

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After the arrival of the new swell on Sunday afternoon we still…
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January 11, 2015 Surf Report

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After our first tour of 2015 we are closing the week with a great…
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GreenSurf Tour #1 2015

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          Last week we…
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Go Green Tour #1

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The first Go Green Tour of 2015 has kicked off! Our lovely guests…
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Relaxing massages at GreenSurf

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Do you want to start the new year completely relaxed and stress-free?…
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New Year's Eve fun

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Another year passed around the World... Pacific Coast - Central-America-Nicaragua-El…
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The Rocks and Beyond

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  Ever wondered what lies behind those rocks at the end…
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Kids Party 27 December, 2014

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Just a day after our special Christmas celebrations we were proudly…
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Christmastime at GreenSurf Nicaragua

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On behalf of GreenSurf Nicaragua we are wishing our friends Merry…
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Board repair workshop

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This weekend was all about board repairs... The strong swell…
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From pez to pescado

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Tonight's dinner: traditional Nicaraguan pescado with Gallo Pinto…
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Weekend update 13-14, December 2014

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Once again, a special summer weekend at GreenSurf… We’ve…
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December 12, 2014 Surf Report

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Enjoying another offshore day at El Tránsito. &nb…
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December 10, 2014 Surf Report

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Mother Ocean has graced us with a nice swell and offshore winds…
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Fullmoon weekend at GreenSurf Nicaragua: 5-8 Dec 2014

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GreenSurf Nicaragua was full of life this weekend. Our lovely…
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GreenSurf Nicaragua welcomes 2 new members in its team

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Please feel free to contact us for information on massage…
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December 1, 2014 Surf Report

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We are slowly heading into Nicaraguan summertime but we still…
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November 13, 2014 Surf Report

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Only fair form this morning with a bit of windswell in the mix.…
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November 10, 2014 Surf Report

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A bit more inconsistent this morning in the waist to shoulder…
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November 09, 2014 Surf Report

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Similar fun surf in the waist to shoulder high range with head…
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Friday morning dawn patrol - El Transito - November 7, 2014

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The first photo is from last night before my sleep. I woke up…
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November 04, 2014 Surf Report

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This morning the surf is a similar size range at waist to shoulder…
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November 03, 2014 Surf Report

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A bit smaller today - waist to shoulder high with some larger…
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September 25, 2014 Surf Report

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Surf today was waist to shoulder high with fair to good form…
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El Transito Surf Report - May 19, 2014

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Head high to 2 or 3 feet overhead on sets. Some peaks larger.…
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Thursday, April 10 Surf Report

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The surf has continued to drop a bit into the thigh to shoulder…
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Tuesday, April 08 Surf Report

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The surf size has continued to drop but there is still energy…
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Sunday, April 06 Surf Report

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Yesterday at about mid-day I noticed some new swell showing up…
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Friday, April 04 Surf Report

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So I wanted to give a gigantic special thanks to Keenan and Krod…
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Thursday, April 03 Surf Report

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Today the waves were super fun in the chest / head high range.…
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Tuesday, April 1 Surf Report

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Happy Fools!  March is behind us and the waves have obviously…
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Saturday, March 29 Surf Update

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So last week my very good buddy Travis landed in Managua (far…
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Saturday, March 22 El Transito Surf Report

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Fun surf in the chest / head high range and bigger sets.  Nice…
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Wednesday, March 21 Surf Report

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The waves were super fun today, especially for sunset..............have…
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Wednesday, March 19 Surf Report

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Even though MSW forecasts call for smaller stuff, the waves in…
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Tuesday, March 18 Surf Report

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This morning started with a magnificent sunrise with those whispy…
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Monday, March 17 Surf Report

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The past couple days the surf has been dropping, but the size…
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Friday, March 14 Surf Report

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The wave size this morning is holding quite nicely in the waist…
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Thursday, March 13 Surf Report

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The surf is a consistent waist to head high with fair to good…
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Wednesday, March 12 Surf Report

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Continued surf this morning in the waist to head high range with…
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Monday, March 10 Surf Report

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Yesterday the wave size began to drop off a bit, but it was still…
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Saturday, March 8 Surf Report

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The surf leveled off in the chest high to overhead range today.…
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Friday, March 7 2014 Surf Report

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So the surf picked up a few days ago and we have seen wave size…
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Monday March 3, 2014 Surf Report

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So the surf started increasing yesterday with some legit head…
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Saturday February 29 Surf Report (wait...it's March!)

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Yes...March does not officially start here until the first real…
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Friday February 28 Surf Report

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Similar small-scale swell this morning in the waist high range…
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Thursday February 27 Surf Report

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We are still looking at small-scale surf this morning in the…
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February 24, 2014 - Surf Report

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Small background stuff after the swell this past weekend.  Size…
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The Simple Green (tour)

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Our driver, whether it be Neyman or Danilo Prado, Erick, (all…
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Valentine's day - Surf Report

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So yesterday while Keenan was surfing outback, I grabbed Julia's…
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For the love of the game....

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As our passion is surfing....and so is baseball to many of the…
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La Flor de Cana

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Once or twice a month or more, we like to take a ride just about…
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Amor de Febrero

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We are preparing for the month of February and I figure...well,…
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January 21st 2014: Jinotega

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Last week, I talked about heading to Jinotega to take some pictures…
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January 13th, 2014: Isla Zapatera

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Happy New Year! We wish all our friends and family a happy 2014! Greetings…
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December 18 Surf Update

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So I think we may have this internet thing somewhat figured out…
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Surf report – July 31, 2013

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This morning, after deciding that the surf was not that…
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Surf report - July 30, 2013

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The surf is large today in the overhead to well overhead range…
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Surf report - July 29th, 2013

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Larger surf today in the head high to well overhead range. …
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GSN hosts kids' house party!

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In July GSN held the first house party for the kids of El…
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Surf report - July 8th, 2013

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Snapped this quick before paddling out into the A frames…
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Esteli the artist

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For over 30 years, Alberto Gutierrez Jiron has been sculpting…
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Surf report - Friday, July 26th

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Firing at mid-afternoon outback...Pistols. Thx Adam!