Glover's Reef
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Glover's Reef

Glover's Reef Atoll, Belize

Glover's Reef Atoll


Skill Level

The Break

Glover's Reef is a punchy normal to long right point break. Surf breaks in the country are rare, yet waves here are very active, accessible, and offer plenty of fun. Due to the private access of the island, lineups are only shared with island guests. Longboards, funboards, and SUPs work well here. Kitesurfing, windsurfing, and kayak surfing are also popular options. Consistency is year-round, with winter offering the best conditions. Booties are highly recommended due to the reef and rocky seabed.

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General Details

  • Skill Level
  • Consistency
    Year round, Mainly winter swells
  • Wave Length
    Normal, Long
  • Wave Direction
  • Board Type
    Longboard, Funboard
  • Type of Break
  • Swell directions
    E, SE
  • Best wind directions
  • Crowd levels / week
  • Crowd levels / weekend
  • Seabed
    Reef, Rocks
  • Best tides
    Low, Mid, High
  • Power
  • Access By
    Private, Paddle out

The Area

Long Caye is a privately owned island located on the outer reef of Glover's Reef Atoll, Belize. It is a designated National Marine Reserve as well as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Glover's Reef is one of only four atolls found in the northern hemisphere, making it a remarkable place to explore. Belize has some of the most crystal-clear waters in all of the Caribbean, beautiful, protected coral reefs, and an abundance of marine life. Prior arrangements need to be made with adventure and tour companies that usually offer all-inclusive adventure and accommodation packages.

Glover's Reef Atoll, Belize 3 listings within this region
Amenities Nearby
  • Remote
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilets
  • Public Showers
  • Restaurants
  • Shaded Area
  • Lodging
  • Board and Gear Rentals
  • Surf Lessons
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing Charters
  • Boating/Sailing Charters
  • Board/Ding Repair
  • Yoga
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