Desert Point (Bangko-Bangko)
by Jared Mason·
Bangko - Bangko is located on Lombok’s Southwestern Peninsula, under peak conditions, it is one of the best-left hand barrels on the planet. It was first surfed in the 80's, the long lefts original name was "Bangko - Bangko" however it is now known as Desert Point. Bangko - Bangko is legendary for 20-second barrel rides, long open shoulders, and pristine surfing conditions. Additionally one of the most inconsistent and finicky waves in the world, it only breaks on the largest ground swells on lower tides before disappearing as the tide fills in.