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Address: 400 B street, Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone Number: +1 760-635-7873
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Activities: Surfing
Description: At Moonlight Beach. Going on 14 years in operation. All equipment...
At Moonlight Beach. Going on 14 years in operation. All equipment, softboard and wetsuit, included. Year-around beginner surf lessons and summer surf camps. Our city permit location is at Moonlight Beach in Encinitas, California. We are a fully insured and permitted surf school.
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Fantastic surf school for kids

My 8-year-old son had a free day while we were in the San Diego area, and Gerry allowed him to join in for a day of the usual 5-day surf camp. He had a wonderful time! Thanks to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2015
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

My 8-year-old son had a free day while we were in the San Diego area, and Gerry allowed him to join in for a day of the usual 5-day surf camp. He had a wonderful time! Thanks to the wonderful instruction, he got up and was surfing with no problems and in no time at all. Full wetsuit (provided) kept... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We had a family reunion and everyone went to surf camp. There were 10 siblings and cousins together in the camp. Some of the kids could surf, some couldn't. It didn't matter. Everyone was having fun. And everyone learned something over the week. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Excellent service. Everybody in our family (44, 43, 13 and 9 year old) got good advice and was able to get up and surf ! Special thanks to Lauren ! Excellent service. Tous les membres de notre famille (44, 43, 13 et 9 ans) ont surfés ! Un merci spécial à Lauren ! The Ouisurf gang.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

My older kid did camp two years ago we came back this year as my two nine year olds wanted to do it. It's the same great camp that we did 2 years ago. Gerry the owner is just the nicest man you can meet. I will be back if my kids need lessons again. The ratio of instructors to... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This was a really fun event for summer. My eleven year old loved it. Mix of boys and girls, including a girl counselor too. Great fun. They start just in the water going up to the hips and if they're comfortable, they move a little further out. The kids get comfortable quickly. There were a lot of counselors. Would do... More 

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Fallbrook, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

My grandson (15) was visiting from the High Desert with his good friend and I thought they should try surfing. They both love skateboarding and a morning at the beach could not be bad. The proprietor, Gerry, is the most wonderful surf legend in all his experience. He is way cool with the kids and very caring and instructive while... More 

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Took my 3 boys (16, 13, 10) for a surf lesson at Moonlight Beach while we were in town on vacation. I trusted the Trip advisor reviews and it did not disappoint. Gerry showed up promptly at our reserved time and had all the gear ready to go. After a quick board sizing at the van, we were ready to... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I had the pleasure of taking a private surf lesson at Moonlight Beach with Gerry from Leucadia Surf School and had such a fun time! It was my first time on a surf board and with such great instruction I was able to get up almost every time we chose a wave. Gerry was an excellent instructor and inspired confidence... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We had two instructors for a group of four. All four of us were up in our boards within 15 minutes of being in the water! Patient. Experienced. Solid instruction. Gerry was determined to make sure each one of us was successful! It was a great way to celebrate my 50th birthday! Kowabunga!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I took a group surfing lesson on the 21st of December 2014, and it was a great decision. I was in a group with three others who had never surfed before either, and our instructor Gerry and his assistant instructor Logan gave us all the attention and help that we needed. Even though the waves were very big and powerful... More 

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