December 27, 2016, 7:59 AM HST
* Updated December 27, 8:04 AM
This Christmas, those who ventured out of their homes to score some waves were well rewarded. With a swell picking up throughout the day, there was ample time to grind and hang out before hitting an evening session. All photos by Damian Antioco (Dooma Photos) unless otherwise noted.
Winter on the North Shore. Photo: Nick Ricca
Levi Young getting the vision.
DJ Joy, slotted.
Derek Escalera slamming it.
Local Groms, Ty & Chrislyn Simpson-Kane waving hello before paddling out.
Kala Willard looking stylish in this backside barrel.
Mike Baldridge stalling in the sunset.
Cody Young finding some sunset solitude in the green room.