January Mexico Trip – Part 1

On a whim, Blair Conklin and I decided to take a quick 8 day trip down to the Puerto Vallarta area in the State of Jalisco. All we wanted was warm water and a wave or two but what awaited us was much more than we could’ve asked for.

A huge thank you to Joe and Luis for making our stay so enjoyable.

December Aliso Fire

Aliso’s sand has filled in to Winter perfection and a combo of clean groundswells from the SW and WNW made the sider light up for a few solid days of Skimming. Like a lot of spots, Aliso sider is commonly a lot of work and chaos in search of a short moment of bliss inside a tube or launching off a lip. Here are a few of the standouts from the first two days.