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Surfers Greg Carpenter (left) and Kevin Naughton head into the brush as they hunt for a surf spot in Costa Rica in 1973. Photographer Craig Peterson and author Kevin Naughton recently visited the Malibu Library to reflect on their surfing-fueled travels in the 1970s and 1980s. Photos by Craig Peterson
Kevin Naughton surfs at La Libertad Point in El Salvador in 1973.
Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter
11:05 am PDT August 7, 2018
“Those who make a pact with themselves to travel the world are usually aware of the fine print about the hazards that accompany happiness,” states “Search for The Perfect Wave: Surf-Travel Misadventures of Kevin Naughton and Craig Peterson.” Wild wonderful wanderings are usually fleeting and reserved for youthful abandon.