Surfing in Long Beach, New York, USA

For a spot so close to NYC, surfing in Long Beach, New York is surprisingly fun and the water is reasonably clean.  You can even get here by train from Penn Station.

Surf

Break Type:  Beach

Gear: Wetsuit (winter/fall)

Ambience:  Big long beach that has a boardwalk and shops close by.  There is no 1 sopt here, just find a sandbar or jetty that looks good and jump in.

Main Surf Spot:  Long Beach

Link to current conditions: Surfline

Logistics

Public Parking:  No.  Paid street parking only.

Public Showers:  Yes.  Showers here.

Public Restrooms:  Yes.  Same location as showers.

Transportation:  Car or train.

Nearest Airport:  LaGuardia (LGA)

Alternative Surf Spots

Down the beach or up the beach....

Area

Lodging:

Long Beach Hotel

Food:

Corazon de Cuba