Backdoor

Backdoor was over shadowed by Pipeline for a while during the beginning part of this half century. However, over the past two decades, it has been recognised as the world class wave it is.

The wave at Backdoor breaks in a thin channel between Pipeline and Off The Wall. As the swell rolls into First Reef, it peaks and creates a deep intense barrel.

Surf Skill:
5
Surf Type:
  • Semi Gun
  • Shortboarders
Season:
Jan - Apr, Nov - Dec
Break Direction:
Right
Bottom:
Shallow reef
Access:
East Ehukai beach park
Local Vibe:
Respect the locals is key, aggro locals, don't paddle out if you are not good enough and lack respect
Best Conditions
NW - N
6 - 12ft
Light SE
Mid

Nearby Accommodation...

Oahu

Turtle Bay Resort

  • Resort
Jan - Dec
7 breaks nearby
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Turtle Bay Resort

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