Better Here

Private Surf Lessons
Huntington Beach

Your Brains Out

More Fun
Than Disneyland


Spring into summer SPECIAL: Take your PRIVATE SURF LESSONS with the first permitted and insured surf school of Huntington Beach. 2 hours surf lessons: 1 person $100 // 2 ppl $85 each // 3 ppl $76 each.  Learn more >
Weekend Special: Private 1 hour surf lesson with all equipment provided. Full winter wetsuits. 1 person $60 // 2 ppl $45 each // 3 ppl $40 each. Learn more >
 Costa Rica season is just beginning: June and July are some of the prettiest and most uncrowded times to visit. All recent graduates inquire about a special rate. Learn more >

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Yeahhh Buuuddy!

Welcome to Corky Carroll's

Family owned and operated since 1996

Authentic surfing experience for all ages and abilities in Huntington Beach, Crystal Cove and Nosara, Costa Rica.

  • We are international: multiple locations
  • 22 years of experience
  • Sponsored by Jack’s Surfboards
  • Professional, family-owned business
  • Private surf lessons available to all ages
  • 8 programs offered that meet every level
  • Ideal location: uncrowded beach with calm waves
  • Legally operating under State of California permit
  • Instructors have background checks, onsite training & CPR certifications

Cell Phone Service
Costa Rica

Traveling to Costa Rica just recently became even easier as you can now use your US cell phone and cell phone plan while here...


Costa Rica
Done Right

Corky Carroll's surf camp in Nosara, Costa Rica is a family and friends atmosphere for all of our guests. The restaurant and rooms are only open to OUR guests...


Sharks at
Bolsa Chica?

Out of the 180 shark attacks dated from 1900 until present day throughout North America’s Pacific Ocean, only four have occurred in Huntington Beach...


to Surf

Follow these seven steps in learning how to surf and you will soon be on your way in becoming the best surfer you can be through respect for the ocean and self...