New England Surf Shops and Surfing Lessons

November 28, 2022
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This guide highlights the favorite New England surf shops in your area and whether or not they also provide surfing lessons. These shops sell everything from wetsuits to surf boards. The next time you need a new piece of surfing gear consider purchasing from one of the amazing local shops below.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

WHERE TO GO SURFING IN NEW ENGLAND

SURF SHOPS MASSACHUSETTS

CAPE ANN SURF & SUP

In addition to Cape Ann SUP’s board barn and surfing necessities they offer lessons and a yearly surf retreat to Costa Rica. (I bought my first foam board from them!)

Address: 2 Southern Ave Essex, MA

Offers Lessons: Yes

https://capeannsup.com

LEVITATE

https://levitatebrand.com

Address: 1871 Ocean St, Marshfield, MA 02050

Offers Lessons: No lessons, but offers surf camps

NOR EASTER SURF SHOP

http://noreastersurfshop.com

Address: 376 Gannett Rd Scituate, MA 02066

Offers Lessons: No

NAUSET SURF SHOP

https://nausetsurfshop.com

Address: 2 Rt 6A Jeremiah Sq. Orleans, MA 02653

Offers Lessons: No but they recommend the following companies.

https://supfariadventures.com

https://www.funseekers.org

https://www.sugarsurfcapecod.com

https://www.sacredsurfschool.com

PUMP HOUSE SURF SHOP

https://www.pumphousesurf.com

Address: 9 Route 6A Orleans, MA 02653

Offers Lessons: Sugar Surf Cape Cod runs all of our Surf & SUP lessons. Contact them directly to set up a lesson today! https://www.sugarsurfcapecod.com

NEW HAMPSHIRE SURF SHOPS

CINNAMON RAINBOWS SURF CO

Right across from North Beach this Hampton surf shop offers lessons, rentals, and surf camps.

https://www.cinnamonrainbows.com

Offers lessons: Yes

Address: Hours by appointment temporarily as we get ready to move into a new temporary location. Temporary phone number: 603-395-0945

SUMMER SESSIONS

Directly across from Jenness State Beach, Summer Sessions offers surfing lessons, board rentals, and surf programs.

https://www.newhampshiresurf.com

Offers lessons: Yes

Rye Beach Shop Address: 2281 Ocean Blvd. Rye NH 03870

MAINE SURF SHOPS

LIQUID DREAMS SURF

http://liquiddreamssurf.com

Ogunquit Address: 696 Main Street RT 1 Ogunquit, ME 03907

York Address: 171 Long Beach Avenue York, ME 03909

Offers lessons: Yes

BLACKPOINT SURF SHOP

https://www.blackpointsurfshop.com

Address: 134 Black Point Rd Scarborough, ME

Offers lessons: No

AQUAHOLICS SURF SHOP

http://www.aquaholicsurf.com

Address: 166 Port Road Kennebunk, ME 04043

Offers lessons: Beginner to Novice as well as Intermediate to Advanced

SURF SHOPS RHODE ISLAND

BREAKWATER SURF CO

https://www.breakwatersurf.com (I got my xcel booties here)

Address: 438 Thames Street Newport, RI

Offers lessons: No

ISLAND SURF & SPORT

This is New England’s largest surf shop- I got my summer Roxy wetsuit here!

https://www.islandsports.com

Address: 86 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, Rhode Island

Offers lessons: No

I HOPE YOU STOP IN ONE OF THESE INCREDIBLE NEW ENGLAND SURF SHOPS THE NEXT TIME YOU’RE IN THE AREA. WHICH OF THESE SHOPS ABOVE DO YOU SUPPORT THE MOST? LET ME KNOW WHICH ONE IS YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD SURF SHOP IN THE COMMENTS!

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