How to Find the Best Places to Go Surfing in Myrtle Beach

There are so many great reasons to vacation in North Myrtle Beach! We’ve got beautiful weather, incredible attractions, delicious seafood, and (of course) idyllic beaches! For new surfers, though, it can be difficult to find good surf spots. The waves in the area are knee-high and there are a lot of Myrtle Beach surfing rules that pertain to when and where surfing is allowed. No need to worry though! We have a couple great tricks to find the best places to go surfing in Myrtle Beach.

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The Best Places to go Surfing in Myrtle Beach

Take a Lesson!

The best trick to find the best places to go surfing in Myrtle Beach is to take a surf lesson! Kokopelli Surf Camp offers private and group lessons in surfing that are perfect for any beginner. The instructors guarantee that you’ll be surfing by the end of the first lesson. This is the only surf camp in North Myrtle Beach with professional surfers as instructors. These camps are open for every experience level and are scheduled daily. You can sign up online. Best of all, the two-hour lessons only cost $40 per person!

For just five dollars more, you can book an hour-and-a-half private lesson. The surf camp will work with you to find out the best time and closest surfing area near you. The instructor will meet you right on the beach with all necessary equipment: you won’t need to bring anything! This lesson is a little more comprehensive, as you’re getting one-on-one treatment from the professionals.

If you’re really dedicated to learning the art of surfing, attend one of the surf camps offered at Kokopelli! This three-day course lasts all morning, leaving you the afternoon to enjoy the waves. You’ll start from the basics and lead into more advanced surfing techniques by the end of the course. The cost is only $180 for the three-day program.

Check the Swell!

If you would rather not take a surf lesson, there’s another handy trick to find out where’s the ideal place to go on the Myrtle Beach surfline. Swell Info provides a comprehensive, up-to-date North Myrtle Beach surf report. From wave height to wind speed, you’ll find it all on this fantastic site!


Get Some Rest After Your Busy Day of Surfing

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