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Jimmys Left surf break South Sumatra

General surf information

Quality left hand surf break that is not mentioned much. When this wave is working be prepared to race a heavy hollow stand up tube. If the wind is not good try Jimmy´s Right on the south end of the reef. The surf in this area is for the experienced only. Take more than one board when surfing this area.

Access:Paddle out.
Best Wind:NE to E
Best Swell:S - SW
Dangers:heavy wave, shallow reef
Crowd:0 to 5
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1.25hr by car and up to 2hr drive by scooter north of Krui in the Lemong district of South Sumatra. The trip to Jimmys's Left is easiest with a driver hired for the day (car and driver IDR 500,000 in 2017. The trip is scenic, the road following the coastline with many small bays and rocky headlands.

While your in the area you should drive around the headland and check out Honey Smacks, Jimmy's Right and Jenny's Right.

Paddling out

North of the break.

The reef at Jimmts Left Sumatra The reef at Jimmys Left
Exploring the surf in Sumatra Looking South from Jimmys, 1.8 mtr swell.