Thanksgiving Surf

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Thanksgiving Surf
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By Tom Modugno of Goleta Surfing

Thanksgiving Day is all about family and loved ones. And appreciating our blessings.

Oh yea, and surf. There's always surf Thanksgiving. Usually always. But this year, there was. 

Just to make sure there was surf on Thanksgiving, we decided to spend it on the other side of Conception. The forecast was pretty good, and the conditions were right.

Crisp mornings with a crisp offshore breeze and the water wasn't freezing yet.

Good size but not scary big. Just right.

All in all, good reason to be joyous and give thanks!

Ok... settle down a little.

There were a few barrels to be had here and there...

Usually without an exit.

Unless you took the stairs.

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Rinconer Dec 16, 2020 08:21 AM
Thanksgiving Surf

Great photos, thank you. I’ve noticed since the 70’s that there is almost always good surf on Thanksgiving day.

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