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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...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 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 2 weeks ago

I have always wanted to try surfing but being from Pittsburgh, PA the only time I'm near waves is on vacation. At 42 I thought maybe I'm too old or not in shape enough to do it. I finally just decided to sign up and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Bill D
Reviewed 25 August 2019

Our tent and six chairs were set up every morning before 6:30 AM and disappeared each evening. The service was seamless. Our family referred to them as the "tent Ninjas" because most days the tent was put up and taken down without anyone seeing them!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mary Pat M
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

Thanks! Hope you got to see the turtles hatch!

Reviewed 15 August 2019

Perfect service. Exactly as stated. Cabana and chairs were up by 6:30 am, ready and waiting for us. Communication was great from beginning to end.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michael S
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2019

Thanks a bunch, we accept your 6 star review, lol!

Reviewed 7 August 2019

Our family rented one of the 10'x10' tents with 6 chair sets and couldn't have been happier. Every morning the tent was setup and the chairs were set out ready to go for us so we didn't need to drag our own chairs and umbrellas...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank AndrGard1983
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2019

Thanks, we hope to see you again next year!

Reviewed 6 August 2019

Hands down the best money I ever spend on a vacation. We rented 3 chairs and a big beach umbrella for about $60. I didn't have to buy all the gear and drag it over the hot sand. All of the stuff we rented was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Quest300571
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2019

Thanks so much! Hopefully we can get you in the water next time!

Reviewed 5 August 2019

OBX Shade (parent company Farm Dog Surf School) provided excellent service for our week at the outer banks. Our tent and six chairs was up every morning by 8:30 and taken down around 5:30. Prior to our arrival they were very responsive to questions and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank susan c
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2019

Susan, Thanks for booking the service. We've been told many times that it's a game changer. Hope we see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 August 2019 via mobile

We booked a class for five adults, we had instructors Em and Jason both were very patient with all of us.. great weather, some of us were in better shape than the others so various levels of skills but all had a great time with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jmoandgirls
Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

Did SUP class 2 mornings through Farmdog. Guide Billy Moseley was excellent. Full of knowledge about paddling and the OBX. Highly Recommend!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Relax299331
Reviewed 2 August 2019

My daughter and I had a great time catching some waves while being taught by Carl our instructor. This was our third time getting lessons at Farmdog and each time has been a great experience. Carl was very knowledgeable and let us learn at our...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank haroldp408
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2019

Thank you guys so much, and thanks for your loyalty!

Reviewed 29 July 2019

The entire staff was extremely friendly, from the individual booking the lesson to all the instructors. Was an amazing experience and would highly recommend to anyone looking for an introduction to surfing!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Gkurowski
Hannah B, Manager at Farmdog Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2019

Thank you for visiting!

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mishlera2000
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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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