Surfing in Qingdao
石老人海水浴场, Shilaoren Bathing Beach is about 18km east of the Qingdao high-speed train Station and is the most popular surf spot in Qingdao. The bottom is sand, which provides a decent beach break once swell comes in. Surf season usually starts in around May and lasts until around the end of November. The best season is August to October, and you can sometimes enjoy 2-3ft waves if you are a good surfer during the period.