2019 Summer Surf Camps are sold out! No worries though, we still have private lessons available. Reserve yours today, space is limited!


LOCATION: Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA. 

All Camp Sessions are Monday through Thursday:

  • HALF DAY Surf Camp: 9:00am-12:00pm $325.00

  • FULL DAY Surf Camp: 9:00am-4:00pm $545.00


  • No refunds unless by Doctor's Note.

  • All students are strongly urged to bring protective footwear (i.e. thick athletic socks or booties) for the rocks. We sell foot protection at our store if you don't have any.

  • REDUCE YOUR TRASH: Bring reusable water bottle and Tupperware — plastic is not welcome on the beach.

  • For more information see our FAQ page

Get more time in the water: Download and sign our waiver

* Please note: If the session you want is full you can still sign up for a PRIVATE LESSON with one of our instructors or get put on a waiting list for camp by sending us an EMAIL. Mahalo!


Girl in the Curl's  co-ed surf camps are designed for beginners and intermediate to advanced level surfers. Participants are worked with on an individual basis according to their own abilities and goals for the week. This camp will allow participants to tune up surfing abilities and learn proper wave judgment and surfing techniques from knowledgeable and patient instructors. There will be strong emphasis on water safety and ocean awareness. Beginners start riding on modern soft surfboards in smaller surf learning the basic elements and building confidence while having fun. 

Participant must be a swimmer and confident in the ocean. We ask that you pre-register and pre-pay upon sign up so you are guaranteed a spot. Space is limited. 

We have been providing quality surfing instruction in California and Hawaii since 1987. Our surfing school is insured and all instructors are trained in CPR, First Aid, Water Safety and Fun!