Howdy . . . I'm new here, but an older guy with a job that has relegating him to settle a few miles from the western shores of Lake Michigan (Illinois). Always wanted to live in California or Hawaii . . but thats not how it worked out. Nevertheless, I tried to learn how to surf as a teenager in NJ, and then gave up all hope of ever doing it again when I moved out here. So . . . how many crazy guys are out in Illinois/Wisconsin who actually try to surf the lake . . . and where do you go to do it?
Dear West Lake Mchigan Wanabe,
Check Two Rivers and Sheboygan for surf. Als Marquette on the East side of Superior.
Here’s a link to the Superior Surf Club:
Here’s my buddy’s compilation surf forcast page (watching the GLCFS waves is easyiest):
Here’s a link to the great surf we got 2 weeks back on Superior:
There are only a few surf shops in this region:
Third Coast in New Buffalo MI
There are very fewlocal shapers/board builders in this area (myself included, but I’m in Minneapolis)
Let me know if you make it over to Superior.
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