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Address: Playa Hermosa, Jaco 00, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2643 5167
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With Jim Hogan you are in safe hands. A former USA Professional surfer, you...

With Jim Hogan you are in safe hands. A former USA Professional surfer, you can rest assured you have the time of your life. We cater to first time surfers or professionals looking to raise their game. All inclusive vacation packages tailored to your individual requirements. From point breaks to beach breaks, tow in to SUP, we have it all. You gotta live it to know it! Pura Vida Costa Rica

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JIM HOGAN AND OUR BEST VACATION

Were a family of 6 ,We had great warm water surf , blue marlin fishing , zip lining, river rafting, crocodile tour, white face monkey tour , manuel antionio rain forest tour... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
fissshy
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san clemente

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san clemente
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Were a family of 6 ,We had great warm water surf , blue marlin fishing , zip lining, river rafting, crocodile tour, white face monkey tour , manuel antionio rain forest tour, horse back riding on the beach, and some amazing restaurants .JIM HOGAN set up a perfect trip , Jimmy has great knowledge and had smiles on everyones face... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015

Our family had a wonderful experience learning to surf for the first time, with pro surfer Jim Hogan. He has won many competitions, and is training some of the top talent in Costa Rica. He knows the water well, so you'll be safe and have a great time.

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1 Thank Jasmine N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2014

The first time I ever came to Costa Rica was for the Jim Hogan Surf Camp. My girlfriend, now fiancee, had been coming to CR for a couple years and had been raving about Jim Hogan. He lived up to the hype and then some. His camp is unreal on so many levels. He's not the best surf coach in... More 

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1 Thank J.P. M
Bocas del Toro, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

We spent two weeks in Jaco, Costa Rica at Jim Hogan’s Surf Camp. He provided surf coaching for our 13 year old son who gained more surfing knowledge in two weeks than the previous two years of surfing. Jim has a great ability to explain surfing techniques in easy to understand terms. In our two weeks we watched Jim teach... More 

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1 Thank George S
Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014

Top great thing to do for me and my family on our Costa Rica trip. We got the chance to surf with Jim on our recent trip. He is as patient as he is talented, knows the entire country and everyone in Jaco and Hermosa (it seemed), and he is the father of James - a powerful force :-) .... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

On day 2 of our trip to Costa Rica, we were about to bag it and fly home. Then we hooked up with Jim. He turned the whole trip around. We surfed everyday and my 13 year old boy improved dramatically from Jim's Coaching. He took us to the best beaches, recommended great Zip line tours and ATV tours. The... More 

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1 Thank ingrid2010
Walnut, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2012

Jimmy is a wonderful person,great host and knows more about surfing than anyone

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Jaco, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

We could stand up on the first lession. We learnt how to check for rips

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2012

Jim and his son James were great instructors and very patient while my 55 year old husband tried to surf for the first time. They stuck with him til he finally rode a wave - woo hoo! Thanks so much!

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Jaco, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2011

He has the best surf camp in the area. His years on the world tour have left him with a knowledge of wave riding that is matched by no camp in the area. He is equally at ease teaching the first timers up to groms looking to make it on the tour themselves. His knowledge is uncany and money can't... More 

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