Sandy Hook is a barrier spit, approximately 6 mi/9.6 km in length and varying between 0.1 mi/0.16 km and 1 mi/1.6 km wide in Middletown Township, in Monmouth County, lengthwise the Atlantic Ocean coast of eastern New Jersey. The eastern shoreline consists of public beaches, where many visitors have the opportunity to spend their holidays.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Wind Surfing in Seaside Park, Ocean City, New Jersey USA
Seaside Park has proved to be a great spot, where you can exercise and learn windsurfing as well. So, if this activity is in your interests, you just have to visit this spot and try to windsurf.
The water north of the pier is waist deep for 100 yd/91.5 m out. You can launch from any side of the fishing pier and be able to stand one mile out. South of the pier there is a nice sand bar. As for beginners, it will be better to avoid launching with offshore winds. Also sea breezes in this area are very common. The best wind direction is from north, northwest, west and south.
Apart from the windsurfing reputation that this place has, it also offers array of family resorts, restaurants and lovely shops to its visitors. With all these amenities, located just a few steps away from the beach, you can obviously combine pleasure with adventure. You can also spend your leisure time either by exploring this place or by relaxing in one of the most impressive hotels, restaurants and accommodations that you will find nearby.