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Farmdog Surf School

2500 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9248
+1 252-255-2233
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Outer Banks Private Surf Lesson
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Small-Group Surf Lesson on the Outer Banks
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Farmdog Surf School is a family owned and run surf school on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. With friendly, knowledgeable instructors and equipment hand selected for each individual, students are sure to have a great experience out on the water. Learn to Surf, Stand-up Paddle, and Stretch in style (now offering yoga classes!) Beach rentals and an Espresso & Smoothie Bar are also features of this memorable vacation destination.
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2500 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9248
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We didn't surf, but did have a smoothie which was awesome! Will definitely go back to take surfing lessons in the future.

Thank allieann87
Robert F, Owner at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Glad you liked the smoothies!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter caught her first waves here. Great school! Can't wait to come back!! Dad's gonna give it a try next time (talk about a challenge)!

Thank Matt R
Robert F, Owner at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Matt, we will get you out there next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a local joint with great service and a variety of fun things to choose from, we have surfed twice with our group of kids. awesome

Thank buckeyejdiddy
Robert F, Owner at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for coming back!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Austin and Shane was great and made the experience really fun. I would recommend Farmdog to anyone especially for your first time surfing.

Thank bkgarrett
Robert F, Owner at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you had such a fun time, will let Shane and Austin know!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Daughter and I enjoyed 4 days of surf lessons with Farmdog. Really enjoyable, and instructors worked very hard to make it a good experience ... despite generally uncooperative sea conditions. Very professionally run. Easy beach access (no driving needed). Highly recommended if you are going...More

Thank wanderlust923
Robert F, Owner at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, keep surfing!

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Robert was a great instructor. I felt comfortable and he explained things thoroughly including what to do if I fell. He watched out for me the whole time and gave me guidance along the way. Paddleboarding is harder than it looks! Will definitely be back....More

Thank obxpupsus
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

You did great! Look forward to seeing you in the fall.

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Robert & Joe were VERY helpful in not only instruction on my tour (Robert), but also when helping me to decide on a paddle board of my own! I was visiting from Michigan & Robert was nice enough to lend his expertise to me via...More

1  Thank jamigirl78
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thanks for finding us, you were a real pleasure on the tour and in the shop. Wish you all the best on your new board! Thank you!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our two daughters and their two friends (ages 12 and 15) did a private surf lesson with Farmdog and Austin on Easter morning. From beginning to end, it was a fantastic experience. Booked quickly by phone, and Robert explained everything we needed to know -...More

Thank MVreviews
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you so much, we enjoyed it as much as they did!

Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I did a few surf sessions with Farmdog to get oriented to the breaks and conditions in OBX since we had never surfed there before and can always use some extra coaching. Robert and Aaron, the owners of Farmdog, could not have...More

Thank TinyinVirginia
Reviewed 22 August 2016

All about service. Robert and his staff were attentive to getting to us quickly when we had a flat with one of the bikes. Rental process was easy and products were in great condition! This is our go to place for rentals every year!

Thank vthokie88
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mishlera2000
Is there an age limit (young or old) for surf lessons? Can it be only a 1-day lesson?...our time there is limited.
10 April 2016|
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Response from Robert F | Property representative |
Hi, we offer private and group surf and stand up paddleboard lessons daily, to people ages 6 and up. These classes are only 2 hours long.
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