After being landlocked for so many years, I find I cannot get enough of the sea. Craig calls me obsessed as the weekend rolls around and I say, “oh guess where we’re going, honey!” You can travel all over the damn place here on a Sunday for no more than $2.50 for the entire day. That’s a lot of beaches to visit, and I’m working on seeing them all.
It was a windy day, with lots of surf. We thought we’d just dip our toes in. After being slammed into the sand a few times, I insisted I’d had enough! As much as I wanted to swim, I knew that was beyond my abilities.
After getting ourselves settled in the sand, we noticed that further south down the beach was this more sheltered area. There is a rock break that helps create the larger waves to the north of it, while holding back the surf to the south end of the beach. It was perfect for floating and bobbing in smaller, more manageable waves, great for families with children and others who would rather not drown.
Just on the other side of this is a salt water lap pool built into the rocks. We didn’t swim there, and for some odd reason I didn’t even take a photo of it. I was too busy watching the waves from a safe vantage point!
Up next – Shelly Beach:)