June 17-21 
June 24-28
July 1-5
July 8-12
July 15-19 
July 22-26 
July 29 – Aug 2 
Aug 5-9 
Aug 12-16 


All surf camp sessions start on Monday and the hours are 9am-2pm

-Surfboard and wetsuit provided

-Must bring lunch

– We suggest each student brings a towel, sunscreen, hat, and drinks.

The cost for our 5 day camp is $450 per person

All w/ board and suit provided.

Being a surfer is more than just standing up on a surfboard. We at VSS teach kids to become surfers.

They way we go about that is by teaching them these key points: 

Wave knowledge 

Surf etiquette 

Ocean safety 

Proper technique 

Respect for others

Class size are small to ensure kids get the proper attention needed. and we operate on a 4×1 student to instructor ratio. 

*No refunds on purchases. Rescheduling allowed up to 1 week prior to the original scheduled dates, space permitted. No make ups for missed days.

The Ultimate Surfing Experience at Mondos BeachVentura Surf School is a premier surf camp located in the beautiful city of Ventura, California, nestled along the stunning coastline of Southern California. Operating for over 20 years, our surf camp is specifically designed for beginners who are eager to learn how to surf in a safe and non-threatening environment. With our prime location at Mondos beach, known as the best beginner surf spot in all of Southern California, we offer an unparalleled experience for aspiring surfers of all ages.

Why Choose Ventura Surf School?

At Ventura Surf School, we pride ourselves on providing an exceptional surfing experience for our students. Our team of experienced surf instructors are passionate about sharing their love for the ocean and helping students develop their surfing skills in a supportive and fun environment. Whether you’re a complete beginner or have some prior surfing experience, our surf camp is tailored to meet your individual needs and help you achieve your surfing goals.

Perfect for Beginners: Mondos Beach, the Ideal Learning Spot

Mondos beach is renowned as one of the best beginner surf spots in Southern California, making it the ideal location for our surf camp. The gentle waves and sandy bottom at Mondos beach provide a safe and forgiving environment for beginners to learn how to surf. Our instructors carefully select the best beginner-friendly waves to ensure that students can progress at their own pace and build their confidence on the board.

Comprehensive Surf Sessions: 

We offer 8 weekly sessions at Ventura Surf School, with each session lasting from 9 am to 2 pm. Our surf sessions are carefully structured to provide a comprehensive learning experience for our students. Each day begins with a warm-up and stretching session, followed by surf instruction on the beach where students learn about ocean safety, surf etiquette, and basic surf techniques. Students then hit the water with their instructors for hands-on surfing practice. Our low student-to-instructor ratio (4x1) ensures that each student receives personalized attention and feedback to help them improve their skills.

All-Inclusive Package: Equipment Included

At Ventura Surf School, we provide all the necessary surfing equipment, including soft-top surfboards and wetsuits, as part of our all-inclusive package. Our high-quality equipment is carefully maintained to ensure the safety and comfort of our students during their surf sessions. Our instructors also provide guidance on choosing the right board and wetsuit for each student’s skill level and body type to optimize their surfing experience.

What to Bring: Lunch, Sunscreen, Towel, and Hat

Students at Ventura Surf School are required to bring their own lunch, sunscreen, towel, and hat. We recommend students pack a nutritious lunch to fuel their energy for an exciting day of surfing. Sunscreen is essential to protect the skin from harmful UV rays, and a towel and hat are handy for post-surfing activities and sun protection. We also recommend students bring a water bottle to stay hydrated throughout the day.

Safety First: Ocean Awareness and Surf Etiquette

At Ventura Surf School, safety is our top priority. Our experienced instructors provide comprehensive instruction on ocean awareness and surf etiquette to ensure that students understand how to stay safe in the water and respect the ocean environment. Students learn about rip currents, wave formations, and how to navigate through the waves safely. Our instructors also emphasize the importance of respecting other surfers and the local surf community by following proper surf etiquette.

Unforgettable Surfing Memories: Fun and Adventure at Ventura Surf School

Aside from learning how to surf, Ventura Surf School offers an unforgettable experience filled with fun and adventure. Our surf camp provides a unique opportunity for students to connect with the ocean, explore the beauty of the California coastline, and create lasting memories with fellow surfers. Our instructors foster a supportive and inclusive environment that encourages students