Black Rock Sands – Morfa Bychan. This long beach has fairly flat water in light winds and is ideal for beginners during these conditions. However, there is a slight rip tide present here and when the wind picks up, so does the swell. In stronger winds with big waves, this location is excellent for more experienced wave sailors.
Getting there: From Porthmadog head SW along the coastal road into Morfa Bychan, turn left in the village and the road should take you to the beach
Parking: Car park on the beach
Ideal Wind: NW – SW
Accomodation: Hotels and B&B’s in Porthmadog
Amenities: Ice cream van during the summer
Water Quality: Not tested
Suitable for: Everyone