Having fun at surf camp

Campers have been learning to surf at the Mission Bay Aquatic Center for over 30 years. Using soft surfboards specifically crafted for beginner surfers, campers will have the opportunity to learn to surf in an exciting, safe and encouraging environment.

Morning Camp Options

Learning to surf!

Beginning SURFING

This camp is a perfect introduction to the sport of surfing for campers of all ages. Instruction begins with a focus on ocean safety and surfing fundamentals, and moves on to standing up and riding waves. Instructors will help students improve their individual skills by coaching in the water and on the beach. This camp is an excellent foundation for a life long enjoyment of the ocean.

Intermediate surfer

Intermediate SURFING

Surfers that have completed Beginning Surfing can take their skills to the next level in Intermediate Surfing. Starting on Monday, campers will go straight to the beach and paddle out. Coaching will focus on having fun and developing each camper's surfing skills. Prerequisite: Campers must have completed Beginning Surfing at this camp.


Afternoon Camp Options

Afternoon surfing camp

Afternoon Surfing Camp

Campers will get ample ocean time, under the close supervision of certified surfing instructors, as they spend each day at the beach surfing in this afternoon specialty camp. Can be taken as a half-day afternoon camp or added as an upgrade option to the full-day camp.

  • Full-Day Camp Upgrade:Full-Day Camps can be upgraded to include Afternoon Surfing instead of the included Afternoon Multisport Camp for an additional $50.
  • Half-Day Camp: $265 per week