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Pismo Beach Surf Shop

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great Kayaking Tour with Bill!

My mom and I went out with Bill on a tandem kayak for my birthday (go 60!). What an amazing time... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Deb B
Amazing Kayak Tour!

This was the best kayaking trip we’ve ever been on! Randy took us through a ton of caves and to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kayak Tours of Pismo Beach, Shell Beach, Avila Beach and Morro Bay along with Surf Lessons and Rentals since 1962. Pismo Beach Surf Shop began in 1962 and has a great old surfing history. We are all about the Ocean from kayaking, Surfing, Sucba...more
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470 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2599
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My mom and I went out with Bill on a tandem kayak for my birthday (go 60!). What an amazing time. He knows the area, he knows the surf, and gives a great tour. We will be back next year.

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best kayaking trip we’ve ever been on! Randy took us through a ton of caves and to about 5 different beaches that could only be accessed by kayak. The bird watching and beach combing were phenomenal!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of the best surf and dive shop here on the central coast, many surfboards for sale and every thing from longboards to softtops also boggie boards for sale or rent and wide range of wetsuits and surf shirts and will stocked dive shop has...More

Thank ROD S
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Nuff said, You kayak through caves and rock outcroppings. You will see a lot of birds and seals, travel across kelp beds, and possibly see otters, dolphins and even whales. Quirky surf shop is packed with stuff. Wet suit, and equipment is included. Guides will...More

Thank denniss529
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I went on a solo trip to Pismo Beach and wanted to kayak and check out the ocean side caves. The grandfather and grandson duo at Pismo Beach surf shop made it happen. They lead an excellent tour, had great energy, and over all we're...More

Thank Christina G
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Everyone is so nice and helpful! Great prices and deals. This place is the real deal!! By far the best place I have visited in California!

Thank andie2162
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We had an awesome time on this tour. Bill suggested that because of the weather that we wait to take the tour the next morning. Great idea - the water was calm, and tide was low. Ryan was an awesome guide. Would definitely do it...More

Thank kimwright67kw
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely cannot say enough good things about Bill and the gang at Pismo beach sure shop. We scheduled self guided kayaks, but Bill suggested a tour when the weather changed. Amazing choice. His guidance on the tour was fabulous and lead us to awesome sea...More

Thank JanaBurnette
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This place is great! They have an incredible staff who are very friendly and helpful! Their boards were great to surf with. I wish I had taken surf lessons from them. I will definitely be back! Highly recommended.

Thank Traveler796648
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

The kayak tour was absolutely fantastic. You get to go down into the dinosaur caves and kayak with the wild life. There is everything from seals to dolphins. Bill is absolutely fantastic and really cares about his clients. You learn a lot about the history...More

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Brian N
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