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Great Lakes

Great Lakes Surfing: Catch a Freshwater Wave on Canada’s “Third Coast”

By KAREN CLEVELAND

Photo: Alastair Macpherson

With the Pacific Ocean and Tofino to the west and the Atlantic and Halifax to the east, Canada is no stranger to great surf. But there is a lesser known third coast: the Great Lakes. With more than 10,000 kilometers of coastline that create a mix of beach and point breaks, the Great Lakes have plenty of spots where you can catch a freshwater wave. (more…)