My first few runs were at 175 and 165. Lowest I ever did it at was 145 (accidental - guage dropped after we left home). I love the more technichal nature of the lower levels, but the price is a tortuous paddle out. I'd say my cut off is 165, but if Connie is at 1000 (Skatepark Wave), I'll wait for it to break at least 225.
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