Looking for a Great Surf Lesson?

Let your children have amazing new experiences, make new friends, create lasting memories and experience sun filled days with lots of laughter and great interactive activities with our Surf Camp in San Diego.

With numerous awards and recognition since 1997, Mission Beach Surf School and Surf Camps has been teaching children of all ages the fundamentals of how to surf with our proven teaching techniques.

Our full day and half day surf camps are fun, safe, secure, licensed, insured and Red Cross CPR certified. Our caring and friendly staff and instructors will make sure that your child has a positive experience.

Your success and your smile is our mission.

Our Surf Camp is all about an encouraging and positive environment for the children to feel comfortable and interact with their peers, creating fundamental social skills for the future while enjoying themselves and being active at the same time.

Our instructors are trained to teach your children the basics of surfing and ocean knowledge in a non competitive environment. Typically, the instructor to student ratio is 1:4.

The Surf Camp takes place on Mission Beach, directly in front of the Blue Sea Beach Hotel at 707 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego 92109.

Mission Beach is a sandy bottom beach break perfect for learning to surf with knee deep water.

We provide our campers with a wetsuit, colorful rash guard and a soft surf board.

Please note that Pacific Surf Group is our parent company.

Surf Camp Activities Schedule:


  • Camper orientation and drop off
  • Stretching
  • Importance of sun protection
  • Ocean awareness
  • Basic surfboard handling, paddling, and catching waves


  • Discussion of surfing etiquette
  • Basic surfing fundamentals
  • Catching waves and learning to stand up


  • Pure 100% surfing for the campers to really show their stuff and experience the stoke!


  • Surfing with additional tricks and maneuvers
  • Session demonstrated by instructor and then attempted by camper


  • Surfing
  • Overview of the week and everything learned
  • Instructors ensure campers are ready to surf on their own in the future
  • Pizza dinner and presentation of certificates

Surf Camp Pricing

3 days morning


5 days morning