As far as weather goes, winter in the northeast has been unrelenting. But if you're a surfer chances are you don't mind so much. With the snow comes some epic surf.
Surf unloads on the East Coast to kick off winter season
A glimpse up the East Coast at the surf and damage of Hurricane Irene
Update in the East Coast Swell and Mess
What do East Coasters have to look forward to on the elite-level pro surfing tour? Not much, but Right Coast talent may be on the rise.
Texas doesn't get bombarded by swell like the East and West Coasts, but thankfully, nobody told surfers on South Padre Island and Corpus Christi that.
While frigid temperatures kept most of North America indoors last week, some East Coast surfers brought out their thickest wetsuits to ride some polar vortex swell.
After a slow start to the season winter waves finally hit Hawaii and the East and West Coasts, serving up some serious swell and a much-needed run of A-plus surf.
A look at the latest collection of images by East Coast lensman Ben Hicks
Hurricane Sandy delivers swells from Florida to the Great Lakes
Sandy producead record-high tropical swells from Jacksonville to Miami
Hurricane Leslie delivered surf swell from the Caribbean to Cape Cod
East Coast of Florida reels from Beryl swell
Swell from Hurricane Katia delivers to East Coast
The Quiksilver Pro New York is running at the height of the East Coast hurricane season and swell is already on the way.
East Coast crew locks in to solid OBX summer swell.