Catch a Wave!
Surf Kayak Instruction and Safaris
Learn performance surfing techniques to have more fun with whitewater kayaks, high performance surf kayaks, and waveskis.
LFK's Jeff and Cate are avid kayak surfers and skillful coaches for all levels of paddlers looking to improve their surf skills. Contact us about setting up a custom surf lesson or safari for 1-4 paddlers or check our calendar to join us in one of our surf kayak classes. Use the chart to assist us with deciding how to design your adventure.
Recreational (Level 1): Learning to utilize essential kayaking skills in the surf. We practice in a friendly environment as we introduce the surf zone, etiquette, launching, landing, wave selection, and wave sliding. Paddlers at this level can expect to experience the thrill of riding a kayak in the surf. March 3-4, 2018 and October 27-28, 2018 and by appointment.
Enthusiast (Level 2): Become picky about your wave selection and start maneuvering your boat on the wave, skillfully exiting the wave, and rolling in the surf. March 3-4, 2018 and October 27-28, 2018 and by appointment.
Performance (Level 3): Paddlers at this level know how to surf waves and are working on developing dynamic maneuvers on the wave and advanced techniques for dropping in and exiting the wave. March 3-4, 2018 and November 10-11, 2018 and by appointment.
Special Santa Cruz Paddlefest HP Surf Kayak Clinics - Thursday March 22, 2018 and Friday March 23, 2018
3 HOUR, MULTIDAY LESSONS, AND SURF SAFARIS AVAILABLE FOR 1-4 PADDLERS.
1/2 day 1 person $150
1/2 day 2 people - $100/person
1/2 day 3-4 people - $75/person
Full day 1 person - $375/person
Full day 2 people - $200/person
Full day 3 people - $150/person
Full day 4-5 people - $135/person
**Special Winter Private Lesson Rates (November 2017-March 2018) - Full Day Private $275, Full Day Private for 2 $150/person
Kayak Surfing Puts a Smile on Your Face!!!