Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Costa Rica


Waves of my life!

No one out!

Perfect peelers off the point!





Sets rolling through!


Crowded lineup

Joe and Brooks head out between sets.

Ran out of gas in Marbella.

Unknown surfer, Playa Grande

Greg and Joe

Playa Grande

Greg, Playa Grande


Playa Grande


Playa Grande

Playa Grande


Playa Grande

Playa Grande

Playa Grande


Greg

Greg

Greg

Greg

Greg

Greg

Greg

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Brooks and Joe

Kyle and Brooks

Joe

Joe and Kyle

Guanacaste Scenes



Joe

Joe

Joe watching the sets come in.

Joe heads out between sets.

Joe

Joe

Joe

Joe looks at a good one.

Typical Joe!

Getting ready, Playa Grande

Greg and Joe

Joe

Joe

Joe

Joe, sunset session.

Joe

Joe

Joe coming in through the rocks.

Maybe an new record early bedtime for Joe, surfed out!

Joe naps between surf sessions at the Fridge.

Joe, Brooks and Kyle can't get wait to get out!

Brooks

Joe


Brooks and Kyle



Joe and Kyle

Joe and Kyle

Joe is excited with what he sees down the beach!



Glassy sunset barrels.

unknown surfer

Joe, Kyle and Brooks


Brooks

Kyle

Kyle

Kyle

Kyle

Kyle

Kyle, Playa Camaronal

Kyle snuck a selfie with my camera.

My favorite Tico, Matias

Forrest

Forrest

I can't get any more stoked than this!

Forrest

Forrest chilling at Don Jons, Santa Teresa

Joe mindsurfs.



We called these magic mornings in Guanacaste.


Monkeys


Paco, he grew up surfing naked here.

Dos Pipas por favor

Kyle and Brooks

Kyle and Brooks

Typical road to the surf spots.

Santa Teresa


unknown surfer, Playa Grande

unknown surfer, Playa Grande

Tamarindo Sunset

Tamarindo Sunset

Tico schoolkids
Tico Campesinos

Tico style

Brooks looking tough in front of his truck.

Don't mess with the Toyota Hilux Diesel


Joe would twerk  before every session to warm up.

Straight chilling!





Brooks on the way to the Fridge

Brooks and Kyle

Getting to the spot was a bit treacherous.

"Forrest, hurry before the next set smashes us against the rocks!"

Brooks

Scurry along the cliffs before the sets smash you!

Kyle dashes between the sets.

Sometimes the wave is worth the walk!

Kyle

Best hotel ever!

Brooks

Brooks, Joe and Kyle

Kyle and Brooks

Joe

View from our room!

Joe

Path to Playa Negra

Brooks surfing Playa Negra

Playa Negra

Playa Negra

Playa Negra

Playa Negra

Monkey at Playa Negra

Brooks and Kyle

Brooks and Kyle

Celebrating our good fortunes!


Just another river crossing for Hilux!

Crossing rivers.

Costa Rica road system.

All the cool Ticos had these shower setups.

Tico shower setup.

Lagarto

Marbella

Greg, Marbella

Greg, Marbella

Marbella

Marbella

Marbella

Tico Groms, they shared a board

Tico groms



Greg, Marbella


More Costa Rica roads

Monkey Crossing, Tamarindo

Monkey leaps

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Greg, Santa Teresa

Santa Teresa

Santa Teresa



Brooks

Coco

Coco

Loading the boat for Witches Rock

Coco

Coco


Joe



Seeing Witches for the first time.

Witches Rock



James Bond brought his bought out to go surf.

That's the way to do it, stay on the boat overnight and surf by day!






Wild beaches of Playa Naranjo


Unspoiled coastline for miles!



Joe and Greg at Ollies Point

Joe and Greg at Ollies Point

Brooks and Joe

The crew waiting for a set at Ollies.

Ollies Point

Joe

Joe

Joe

Brooks and Greg

Greg

Brooks pointing out all the landmarks.







Our boat at Ollies



Me, Brooks and Kyle
Brooks getting excited on a big set coming through.

Kyle and Brooks
Kyle and Brooks




Brooks and the blowhole
Brooks looking at crocodiles at Rio Bongo
Brooks surfing Playa Camaronal
Brooks, Playa Camaronal

Brooks surfing the Refrigerator

Brooks on a nice one at the Refrigerator

Brooks taking nature shower
Joe and Brooks

Joe and Brooks
Brooks waxing up.

Playa Caletas

Playa Bongo

Tubes at Playa Bongo, watch out for the crocs!

Burned out drug camp at Playa Bongo

Playa Camaronal

Playa Camaronal

Playa Camaronal

Playa Camaronal

Brooks, Playa Refrigerator

Caracara birds


Playa Coyote

Playa Coyote

Can you see the crocodile in Rio Bongo?

Tico skatespot

Tico Traffic





Guanacaste vibes.