Eastern Canada Hurricane Surf Photo Gallery

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This was the view from my house during Hurricane Rafael. Rafael provided the best conditions we saw all fall but it was a one-day event. My friends Buck and Buzzy were out by themselves this morning, they'd just be tiny specs in this photo—it was solid.

Canadian pro surfer Nico Manos has spent his life scouring the nooks and crannies of eastern Canada in search of perfect surf. And while the area can kill your spirit with flat spells, bitter cold, and extreme tides, if you know where to be and when—like Nico does—amazing surf can be found especially during hurricane season. Here’s a look at what Nico came across during the 2-12 ‘cane season. Not bad, eh?

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