Lowers is the popular surfing break in Trestles. It’s the ‘Crown Jewels’ of California when it comes to surfing. The waves are located south of Uppers and north of Middles. It has the most well-defined point/reef in the area. Lowers works amazingly on almost any swell exposed.
Best swell direction: S-SW swell (170-220)
Best Wind: E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Sea Floor: Mix of mostly rock, with some sand and sea-grass
Best Season: Summer, Fall, and when we get big SW’ers in the Spring.
Crowds: It can get pretty crowded on weekends and summer.