Best Surfing Boat Trips You’ll Ever Take

Best Surfing Boat Trips You’ll Ever Take

A boat trip is something that every surfer wants to do. It’s a sort of rite of passage for anyone that dreams of perfect, empty waves with nothing but a few friends and crystal clear water. There’s just something about the idea of a bunch of friends cruising up to a perfect wave, surfing all day, then retiring for a sunset aboard a gently rocking vessel, beers in hand and sunburns galore. But before you start planning, there are a few spots you need to know about.

Video: Discovering the Mentawais

Video: Discovering the Mentawais

Captain Martin Daly was born in Australia but has spent his life searching for some of the best undiscovered surf spots in the most remote parts of the world. He now runs a world renown surf charter business in Indonesia, the Indies Trader fleet. He takes the GoPro family back to one of his earliest […]

9 Amazing Surf Camps

9 Amazing Surf Camps

Some surf camps are great, some good, others are just plain grotty. mpora.com give us nine of the best camps that can give you a surf trip of a lifetime, here we go:

Video: Yoni Klein Turns It On In Indonesia

Video: Yoni Klein Turns It On In Indonesia

Yoni Klein is a name you probably haven’t heard much of before. He’s a doctor from Tel Aviv, Israel who just so happens to be a world-class surfer as well. Yoni took a trip to Kandui Resort this summer and scored some incredible waves. At the beginning of the trip he was relatively unknown, and […]

Video: Nick Vasicek Tearing Desert Point and Mentawai

Video: Nick Vasicek Tearing Desert Point and Mentawai

One of the best backside tube riders to call the Gold Coast of Australia home, Superbrand’s Nick Vasicek recently took a trip to Indo to reaffirm he’s no slouch in pumping lefts, either.

Video: Brent Dorrington Mentawai Islands Trip

Video: Brent Dorrington Mentawai Islands Trip

Brent Dorrington joined his friends on the Sibon Baru bound for the Mentawai Islands. The four and a half minutes clip below contain good waves and performance attacks.

Mentawai Residents Oppose Permit for Industrial Forest

Mentawai Residents Oppose Permit for Industrial Forest

The residents and regency administration of the Mentawai Islands have opposed the decision made by the central government and West Sumatra provincial administration to grant an industrial forest (HTI) permit for a company in Siberut Island, The Jakarta Post reported.

Mentawai Charter Boat Crashes and Burns

Mentawai Charter Boat Crashes and Burns

Last friday, the surf charter boat Star Koat, an eighty-foot trad Indonesian wooden boat built in Sibolga for twelve passengers, ran aground while taking a short cut in the Mentawai’s deep south a little before eight pm, Beach Grit reported.