Surf Lessons at Nor-Cal Surf Shop

We offer surf lessons at Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica. When you book a lesson with us the surfboard and wetsuit is provided to use for the day (see rentals for due back times on the equipment). Surf lessons are $94 per person (up to 3 or 5 people in a group), semi private up to 2 people) are $125, and $199 for private 1-on-1 lessons. Please use the Calendar below to book and schedule your surf lesson today!


Book your lesson today and learn from the best. Our instructors possess a wealth of knowledge and skills acquired through years of dedication to the sport. Their passion for surfing is matched only by their commitment to teaching others.

Our Instructors

Book your lesson today and learn from the best

First Mavericks Surfers

Rod, along with a few others was a part of the first group of surfers to ever ride Mavericks

Book and schedule your surf lesson using the calendar below:

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  • To help you learn ocean safety
  • So you understand the proper etiquette
  • To share the knowledge and technique we have developed over 35 years of surfing!
  • To share our love for the ocean with people of all ages
  • Includes 2 hours of instruction
  • So you know how to be safe for yourself and others
  • If you learn the proper etiquette you won’t upset other surfers
  • So you have the much needed ocean knowledge
  • So you can save time when learning
  • Learning from a professional instructor shortens the learning curve
  • So you can get up and ride the waves sooner
  • Water Safety – Rips, Currents, Tides
  • Proper ocean etiquette
  • The right way to paddle and control surfboard
  • Proper wave body positioning
  • Ocean awareness
  • How to use equipment
  • Weather conditions – (instructors call)
  • Drink water
  • Bring snack
  • Have open mind
  • Have positive attitude
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Change of clothes
  • Swimsuit
  • Open mind
  • Learning cap