- ABOUT THE SPOT
Bodyboarding in El Frontón, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands Spain
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Offering a fast and powerful world class wave, El Frontón is a top destination for advanced bodyboarders and is situated 200 m/0.12 mi right off La Guancha village. The north of the island between Las Palmas and Galdar receives constant on shore winds and the waves can reach heights of up to 5 m/16 ft.
The wave type in El Frontón is point break and has both left and right tubes while there is also a section with a launching ramp for aerials. Size of the swell starts working at 1.5 m-2 m /5 ft-6 ft and holds up to 4 m+ / 12 ft and its best direction is North and North East.