Our surf camp is family owned and operated, based in Playa Hermosa / Jaco, Costa Rica. We offer one of a kind surf camps locally, as well as in other locations, such as Mal Pais and Pavones. Having run surf camps for over 10 years now, we’ve got the process dialed in, so that we do all the work while you have all the fun!
There is no shortage of things to do in the area and we are ready to help you have some fun. From relaxing horse trails to exciting ATV rides, this place has it all. Jungle tours are an excellent family adventure and there are many in the area, including ziplines, canopy tours, crocodile tours, white water rafting, and world class fishing. At our surf camp, we have it all. Of course, we also have world-class surf! Surfing is one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences you can have with nature. No matter what your age or ability, there is a wave out there for everyone! We offer you a relaxed atmosphere that allows you to truly enjoy your getaway in paradise.
Come surf some of the best waves in Costa Rica with experienced watermen as your guides in this tropical paradise! Our guides know the area and have been to every part of the country. With our local knowledge and experience, we know when its going to be good, and where to be when it happens. Our guides will find you a spot that is ideal to your surfing ability, ensuring you catch the best waves. From beginners to advanced, everyone has a chance to improve at our surf camp.
Jim Hogan, has been professional surfer and surf coach for over 20 years. James Hogan, my son, is a waterman in his own right. He placed in the quarter finals in the Pipeline pro junior, his first time to Hawaii.
David Paskowitz, son of the famous Dorian Doc Paskowitz who opened the first ever surf camp in North America, is also on hand part of the year.
Are You ready to come and see what type of fun we have at our surf camp. Playa Hermosa is a powerful and technical break that attracts the pros when it’s really going off. For the rest of you, we will go to other local spots where the waves are ideal for longboarders, groms, and other beginners.
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