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Santa Barbara Adventure Company
Reservations:
(805) 884-WAVE (9283)
(877) 885-WAVE - Toll Free
www.SBAdventureCo.com

   Surfing and Santa Barbara go hand in hand! Since 1998, Santa Barbara Adventure Company's surfing trips have been a great way to experience this exciting sport!

   Our knowledgeable guides focus on the fundamentals--reading water, paddling, etiquette, catching waves and riding. We choose surf sites based on the current swell and tide conditions, finding the best breaks for successful learning. The trip will include 2 sessions with a break for lunch on the beach. Soft-top boards and wetsuits are included.

Come join us for an exciting day on the water and learn to surf!

   The Santa Barbara coastline offers several safe and fun locations for introductory surfing lessons. Santa Barbara Adventure Company's surfing trips are a great foundation to this exciting sport, focusing on the fundamentals reading water, paddling, etiquette, catching waves and riding. Our knowledgeable instructors have over 25 years' combined experience and will use their skills to point out the finer points of catching waves during our beach lesson and while in the water. We choose surf sites based on the current swell and tide conditions, finding the best breaks for successful learning. The trip will include 2 sessions with a break for lunch on the beach.

   We operate on an open calendar, which means if you meet the minimum number of required participants we can schedule your trip on just about any date. If you're traveling solo or are otherwise unable to meet the minimum, we'll do our best to add you into an existing group. Call us with your date, preferably at least 24 hours in advance.

Sample Schedule

  • 10 am: Arrival at the beach. Sunscreen application. Introductions, icebreakers and preview of the day's plan.
  • 10:20 am - 12:30 pm: Wet suits and boards are passed out. Introductory beach lesson. Focus on paddling and getting to the optimum spot for catching waves. Water time with personalized instruction for individuals. Focusing on catching and riding.
  • 12:30 - 1:15 pm: Lunch break on the beach.
  • 1:15 - 2:15 pm: Sunscreen and water! Short lesson on the beach with follow up on new skills. Afternoon water time focusing on fine-tuning our ability to catch waves. Also individualized attention for those who would like more.
  • 2:30 pm: Final wrap up, group photos and departure.

Level of difficulty: Easy to moderate. Guests must be comfortable swimming in the ocean and small waves.

Age Minimum: Children must be at least 7 years old. Because of their smaller size they can get tossed around a bit even during smaller swell conditions, so it is very important that they be comfortable in the ocean.

Surfing trips include: 3.2 wetsuits (short and full), soft-top surfboards, lunch and beverages, knowledgeable guides, comprehensive instruction. Some personal equipment required.

Cost: $110 per person, minimum 2 participants.

   Leading out since 1998, SB ADVENTURE COMPANY also offers - CHANNEL ISLANDS and COASTAL KAYAKING, Mt. BIKING, KAYAK RENTALS, CLIMBING, HIGH ROPES COURSES, TEAMBUILDING EVENTS, WINE COUNTRY TOURS by BIKE AND VAN and GROUP DISCOUNTS.

   Visit us at www.SBAdventureCo.com or call our reservations line (805) 884-WAVE (9283) or Toll Free (877) and 885-WAVEDiscounts for groups and events. We will match any competitors price, call us today!