5 Silver Linings of Spring Surfing
Spring is probably my least favorite season to surf in Northern California. The wind is blowing strong and often from the northwest, wave sizes begin to drop, foggy days become the norm, and to top it off, the water can get even colder than in winter due to upwelling. pesky water that contributes to the Fog of the Bay Area. However, the spring surf is not so bad. As the seasons change and my surfing habits change, I’ve reflected on what spring surfing means to me. Turns out there are some pretty awesome aspects to riding the waves in spring that, while they don’t change my opinion that spring is the worst season, are worth enjoying and give me something something to look forward to.