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Ride On Surf School

2237 Old Hwy. 98 East, Destin, FL 32541-4724
+1 850-240-7822
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Fun in the surf

My wife and I now live in Destin after retiring 1 year ago. We had never surfed before and decided... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Florence, Italy
via mobile
Awesome experience!

My two daughters (age 14 and 16) had a blast with the guys from Ride On! The guys were awesome and... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Key K
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2237 Old Hwy. 98 East, Destin, FL 32541-4724

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I now live in Destin after retiring 1 year ago. We had never surfed before and decided to take a lesson at Ride On Surf School. We can't believe we hadn't tried it before. What great fun! Our instructor Riley was patient,...More

Thank rgualti105
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My two daughters (age 14 and 16) had a blast with the guys from Ride On! The guys were awesome and the kids wanted more time than we had originally booked and the guys were like let's go! This was the highlight of the trip...More

Thank Key K
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The condo unit we stayed in recommended we rent beach chairs and umbrellas from Ride On. They're rates were quit reasonable and they were very hospitable and polite. BUT, THEY'RE SURF SCHOOL WAS EVEN BETTER!!! Our kids had a blast surfing and after just a...More

Thank LISA S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great experience. Wife and 14 year old both learned the basics from Dylan and they were catching waves in no time. 40 bucks gets you an hour in the water. The guys stay out the whole time and make every effort to...More

Thank dleebrightwell
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

First time with billabong surf camp will not be the last. These guys are awesome. Had an amazing experience!

Thank JCGypsy63
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My girls have wanted to learn to surf for a long time and Ride on Surf School helped them succeed. It was a wonderful experience for them and exciting for me to watch. We traveled with our extended family and all of the children/teens participated...More

Thank skbenton
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Wish we had participated in the surf lessons earlier in our trip so we could do it again! Kids aged 5, 8, 10 had a blast! Dylan was a patient and engaging instructor. Definitely will do again.

Thank wilessmithj
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had a FANTASTIC experience with Ride On Surf School, both teens and adults. The instructors were completely committed to making sure my whole family had a great time! We surfed and rode paddleboards and it was wonderful - we even saw dolphins! We went...More

Thank RPG5393
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My 13 year old daughter and a friend just took part in this surfing class. It was well orchestrated, and the instructors were very helpful, and patient. The girls were actually surfing. They had a great time and loved the experience, and we had a...More

Thank Frank U
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We did surf camp with a group of 10 kids and all of the kids were able to get up on the board. It was the highlight of our trip. Dylan went above and beyond to make sure everyone had a great time.

Thank Sarah M
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