El Cocal
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El Cocal

La Libertad, El Salvador

La Libertad

El Salvador

Skill Level
Good for all levels

The Break

El Cocal is a punchy and sometimes barreling, normal to long right point/beach break. A river mouth section also exists, offering a little bit of variety. Longboards, funboards, and shortboards are good here. Waves are inconsistent, however the best conditions are during the months of March through November.


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Current Surf Report

  • Surf Height
    2 - 3 ft
  • Swells
    SW
  • Wind
    10 mph
  • Weather
    77°f
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Last updated: 3 weeks ago

General Details

  • Skill Level
    Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Consistency
    Inconsistent
  • Wave Length
    Normal, Long
  • Wave Direction
    Right
  • Board Type
    Longboard, Funboard, Shortboard
  • Type of Break
    Point, Beach
  • Swell directions
    SW, S
  • Best wind directions
    N, NE
  • Crowd levels / week
    Few
  • Crowd levels / weekend
    Few
  • Seabed
    Big Rocks
  • Best tides
    Mid, High, Rising
  • Power
    Punchy
  • Access By
    Public Beach, Paddle out

The Area

Playa El Cocal is a quiet beach town in La Libertad, El Salvador. The area is mixed with private residencies as well as hostels and hotels, shops and restaurants, catering to all types of visitors. The area is separated by the river with El Cocal on one side and San Blas on the other.

Location
La Libertad, El Salvador 9 listings within this region
Amenities Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • Lodging
  • Board and Gear Rentals
  • Surf Lessons
  • Surf Photography
  • Spas/Massages
  • Golf
  • Yoga
  • Fishing Charters
  • Boating/Sailing Charters
  • Family Friendly
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