Duration: 3 hours; $99; Wax up your board and head to the beach! In this in-depth clinic, you'll learn everything you need to know to be a skilled and conscientious surfer. You will cover ocean conditions, wave breaks, wave etiquette, safety in and out of the water, and practical techniques like pop ups, balance, and wave riding. Starting out in the shallow whitewater, you'll get comfortable with your new skills before you venture out into the crests. Whether you're a complete beginner or simply looking for some extra practice before striking out on your own, this class will have you hanging ten in the pipeline in no time.
Explore the exciting world of surfing with an in-depth beginner lesson
Learn water safety, wave etiquette, pop up techniques, and how to ride a wave
Build balance, core strength, and confidence in the water
Perfect for beginners or riders looking to practice their fundamentals
Note: Surfboard and wetsuit are included. You are welcome to bring your own gear, although a minimum 4mm wetsuit is recommended.
Wilderness Survival Clinic (Santa Cruz)
Duration: 5 hours; $125; Leave civilization for another day and come learn the ancient, essential skills of wilderness survival. In this exciting class, you'll learn everything you need to know about staying safe and warm out in the backcountry. Surrounded by beautiful redwood forests, you will learn learn shelter building techniques that date back to the native Californians, as well as how to make a friction fire, find edible plants, and develop ancient trapping techniques. From a novice camper to seasoned backpacker, this class is bound to teach you something new and useful. Leave life's hustle and bustle behind and get back to nature. It might come in handy some day.
Learn the timeless, essential skills of wilderness survival
Build shelters, fires, and traps, and forage for edible plants
Gain the skills and confidence to fend for yourself in the woods
Decompress from busy life and get back to nature
Note: Children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult
(There must be an adult for every child; one adult cannot bring a group of children). Exact meeting place will be provided upon confirmation.
Rock Climbing: Learn to Climb
Duration: 4 hours; $99; Gyms are nice, but there's nothing like the cracks and crags of a real rock face. Experience the thrill of rock climbing out in nature, where it all began. In this class, you'll start with an introduction to the equipment, safety, and knots for tying in as a climber. From there, it's all about you enjoying the sense of fun and accomplishment that comes with making it to the top of the cliff. Your expert instructors will be there to share their enthusiasm for the sport, give tips and pointers for making it up climbs, and teach you new climbing techniques. Rock on!
Explore the exciting world of outdoor rock climbing with an introductory class
Learn safety and commands, then spend the day scaling cliffs and practicing climbing techniques
Build strength and confidence, and maybe even conquer some fears
An amazing way to get in touch with nature
Note: You must be at least 10 years old to participate.
Harness, shoes, helmet, and all of the necessary gear are included. Exact packing list and meeting location will be provided upon confirmation.
Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds; all sales are final.