Stinson Beach Surf Camps for Kids
June 10th to August 30th
Stinson Beach Surf Camps: Children and teenagers ages 6-17 years old are invited every summer to attend our Surf Camps located at the beginning of the state beach in Stinson. Children and teenagers will gain lifelong positive memories, friends, and water skills. We welcome first time newcomers as well as our repeat surfers who return every year. Our summer surf camp staff are local Marin surfers and lifeguards who have years of open water experience. Regardless of their skill level, students will benefit from attending Stinson Beach Surf Camp, multi-level instruction, from beginner to intermediate to advanced courses. we take them step by step into surfing in a safe environment. Our mission to help create knowledgeable surfers to keep surfing safe and fun for everyone! All staff is CPR and First Aid trained, and there is always a Certified Ocean Lifeguard on duty during camp sessions.
What to expect: Fun filled days at the beach learning how to surf.
- 9:30-10:30- In the mornings we get suited up, do a warm-up game, and stretch.
- 10:30- 12- Then surf for an hour and a half with hands on instruction.
- 12- 1:00- After surfing, we eat lunch. Some campers bring a packed lunch, others purchase lunch from the Stinson Beach snack shack and we all relax in the shade in the town park where there is a play structure, basketball courts, and ping pong.
- 1-2:45- Then we re-apply sunscreen and once everyone is ready, we all go surf, and swim for another hour and a half before getting out and getting ready to catch the bus or get picked up at 3pm.
What is provided: Trained Professional Surf Instructors, Soft Foam Surf Boards, Wetsuits, and Camp T-shirts (on wednesdays we will decorate them with stencils and signatures!)
Surfing System (introduction, and land lesson), Warm Ups (stretching techniques before surfing), Surfing in Groups (morning, and afternoon), Lunch (bring your own lunch or lunch money), Beach Games ( capture the flag, soccer, football + more), Open Water skills (specialized ocean coaching), (optional participation) Friday - Surf Contest
Duration: 9:30am to 3:00pm – Monday thru Friday. Weekend lessons are arranged separately.
Drop-off and pick up are at the picnic tables in front of the state beach bathrooms in the North parking lot of Stinson Beach.
Bus Option: We do utilize the West Marin Stage Coach route 61 which leaves the Mill Valley Safeway on Miller ave. at 8:25am and drops off at 3:45pm. There will be a counselor riding both ways with campers. It is $1 each way.
- 1 Week- $450
- 1 Day- $100
Dates: Surf Camp Starts Monday June 10th, and ends Friday August 30th.
There is no surf camp on July 4th.
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