Misty cliffs resides on the Atlantic ocean side of the Cape. It helps to know what you are doing so if you happen to be a novice surfer rather give this one a miss. The wave itself breaks on a sand bar. It starts working from about the 3ft range and can comfortably hold an 7-8ft swell. It needs a good North wind in order to work. There are a few rocks to watch out for and is best suited on the mid to high tide.