Open Ocean Surf Lessons & Camps

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Surfing Classes From Passionate, Life-Long Surfers
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"All we do is surf!"

Pick Up a Board & Learn To Ride

If you're looking for an adrenaline rush and a great way to stay in shape, all you need is a board, a wetsuit, and the ocean. You can learn how to take part in this incredible sport with private or group surfing classes. It's never too late or too early to learn how to surf. Open Ocean Surf Lessons & Camps guarantees that once you learn how to catch some waves, this will become a fun and healthy way to enjoy the beauty of the Ocean for decades to come. Surf instructors are available every day of the year including holidays!

Enjoy surfing the best waves in the greater San Francisco Bay Area and around the world. Our surfing lessons are great for any age and any level surfer.

Take a Class

Let your children develop a passion for a lifelong sport in our surf camps. Surfing will teach them how to enjoy and respect the ocean while having fun and being active in a beautiful environment. 

Enroll in Our Camp

Read about how much Open Ocean Surf Lessons & Camps made an impact on some of the lives of our students. They are all passionate surfers who love the ocean and the surfer lifestyle.


Special Rates for Multiple Lessons and Large Groups
Camp on the beach near our location at Half Moon Bay State Park.

About Us

There's nothing like the feeling of being in the ocean and realizing its power and beauty when you get your board and drop in on your first perfect wave. Open Ocean Surf Lessons & Camps has been introducing new surfers to an ocean lifestyle since 1990, Half Moon Bay California's first surf school. Our surf school has been owned and operated by the same local surf expert from the beginning.

You're in good hands with our instructors, because they are passionate about surfing, and hold water safety as their number-one priority with CPR and first aid certification. Open Ocean Surf Lessons & Camps is licensed and insured, and is proud to be the first company in Half Moon Bay teaching surfing.


Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

(650) 867-0315

Hours of Operation
9 A.M. to 5 P.M. 7 Days a Week

Surfer's Beach Off Highway 1

Service Area
The Bay Area and Surrounding Areas

Rent a Wetsuit From These Shops:
Maverick's Surf Shop
(650) 560-8088
Cowboy Surf Shop
(650) 726-6968
HMB Board Shop
(650) 726-1476