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California Surfing Adventure

Ages 11 to 18, 10 Days

Cost: $3,600

The journey begins in Los Angeles where the campers will meet their teammates before heading up to the Ventura area. This course gives campers an opportunity to learn the basics of surfing or further hone their surfing skills! Campers will progress through 2 days of surfing instruction at a time (totaling 6 days) with expeditions along the southern coast of CA in between.  Campers begin by learning how waves are created, about the types of surf breaks, and the importance of safety and stewardship in this dynamic environment. Then it’s time to test their balance and coordination as they experience first-hand the joy of riding a wave.

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On expedition days, campers will visit the Channel Islands, an area rich in biodiversity and scenic vistas. Here they will also discover the surrounding kelp forests and sea caves while swimming, snorkeling, or sea kayaking. Campers will also spend a day rock climbing or stand up paddleboarding before returning for their final 2 days of surfing!

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My Camp Experience

"I have found the training of the staff is absolutely critical. That is why I wanted to see if my son would be successful at SOAR versus a "mainstream" camp. He had not been successful at the other overnight camps due in part with the staff not being appropriately trained on how to manage ADHD-like behaviors. With the intensity of the SOAR camp, coupled with outstanding staff, he had a successful experience - allowing him to bring home and implement what he learned at camp."

Camper Parent, 2015

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Activities:

  • Surfing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Exploration

Course Links:

California Surfing Adventure Schedule

California Surfing Adventure Gear List

Gear Guide

Parent Information