The jagged SLO CAL coast, with its beaches and breaks facing in all directions, makes it difficult for even the most experienced local to find the best place for waves. Lucky for you, there’s plenty of technology that makes it a lot easier to find the perfect spot to ride the waves. Everything you need to know, from weather and tides to swell size direction and live cams, can be found on your electronic devices. Be sure to stay informed before you load up your surfboard and pick your beach. Some of SLO CAL’s best surf spots to keep tabs on include Pismo Beach, Shell Beach, Cayucos, Oceano, Avila Beach and Morro Bay.