Blue Trailz Surf Camp School and Shop

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www.bluetrailz.com Tamarindo
Costa Rica

If you’re thinking of a surf trip to Costa Rica or an adventure you’ll remember for a lifetime, we have the perfect trip for you! Blue Trailz is the premier surf specialist of Costa Rica.

Blue Trailz specializes in all-inclusive surf trips to any of the beautiful beaches of Costa Rica, the highest quality surfboard rentals, and personal surf lessons for all ages and levels, with a full quiver of the newest Tuflite epoxy models by Surftech, we have the surfboard for you....or maybe a board you've always wanted to try.

Costa Rica Surf© 2009 - Blue Trailz

Our surfshop is located in Tamarindo, Costa Rica and is fully stocked with over 70 surfboards to choose from and all rental surfboards have a comparable surfboard available for sale just in case you find that magic surf board you can’t leave without.

Our local Costa Rican surf conditions are current and updated automatically to reflect real time conditions. We also provide accurate tides and wave forecasting. Whether it’s through our high quality adventure trips, surfboards or service, we will help make your next trip an epic one!

Surf Lessons

Surf lessons are held in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. With its sandy bottom and smooth waves that are shaped perfectly, Tamarindo Beach is the ideal location to learn how to surf or progress to that next level.

Costa Rica Surf Lessons© 2009 - Blue Trailz

Blue Trailz certified instructors provide you with the highest quality professional surf instruction. We use proven programs designed for quick learning as well as fun and safety. Our instructors will teach you how to ride waves in a safe and controlled environment, and we aim to teach you how to really surf; not just how to stand up, but how to ride a wave!

Our Costa Rica surf lessons are 2 hours and cover:

* Beach Safety
* Riding prone
* Riding Stance
* Balance Control
* Intermediate turning
* Catching unbroken waves

Surf Trips

When is the last time you fell asleep listening to the waves break? You will have a new definition of camping when you wake up on our padded rooftop tents far away from the traffic and any parking meters and more importantly 100 feet from the ocean. Our rooftop tents are two full size, private beds 10 feet above the ground. You will not be roughing it on our state of the art rooftop tents, above of our air-conditioned land rover defender in unspoiled Playa Naranjo State Park (Witches Rock). Climb down at sunrise and feast on the fresh pineapple, mango, papaya and bananas before a morning session only hours after you stepped off the plane. Come surf with us in the most remote and best breaks that the country has to offer.

Overnight Blue Trailz Surf Camp© 2009 - Blue Trailz

All Overnight Trips Include:

Hotel or Airport Pickup and Dropoff
Bottled Water, Coke, Beer, Wine and Rum
Fresh Pineapple, Mango Bananas
Fresh Costa Rican Coffee
Access to Rooftop Tents
Bilingual Guide
Fresh Seafood
All Meals

Surf Camps

Blue Trailz offers two Costa Rica Surf Camp locations, Tamarindo and Playa Avellanas.

Blue Trailz Avellanas Surf Camp is the best option for your budget Avellanas surf vacation. The Avellanas Surf Camp is a short walk to Playa Avellanas or a short drive to Playa Negra for a day of surfing or relaxing in the sun.

Blue Trailz Avellanas Surf Camp is a dorm style hostel with 16 beds. Most guests are surfers and backpackers looking to get a great place at a great price for their Avellanas surf vacation. Our facilities include comfortable beds, TV room, pool table, barbeque, and the new and improved Karma Kafe, featuring the world famous cuisine of Chef Miguel.

If you are looking for the real deal in surfing, then Blue Trailz Tamarindo surf camp will be your home away from home.

Playa Avellanas Surf Camp© 2009 - Blue Trailz

Tamarindo, Costa Rica is one of the world’s most consistent and most beautiful areas for surf. Our Blue Trailz Surf Camp rests in the center of Tamarindo, where you will ride world-class waves that line the coast of the North Pacific.

Surf lessons are held at Tamarindo Beach. With its sandy bottom and smooth waves that are shaped perfectly, Tamarindo Beach is the ideal location to learn how to surf or progress to that next level.

Blue Trailz Tamarindo surfing vacation we will teach you how to surf, and you’ll experience fun and adventure that you can’t find anywhere else. You will turn your vacation into an unforgettable and adventurous experience.

Our Tamarindo surf camp accommodations include rooms with surf industry themes, such as The Robert August room and the Al Merrick Channel Islands room. After a day of surfing, you can relax on our comfortable beds, turn on the AC, and put on some cable TV. We also have microwaves to warm up a snack in case you get hungry. And the best part is that we are steps away from the ocean providing you with the ultimate Tamarindo surfing vacation.
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