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TheCaliCamp

24800 Dana Point Harbor Dr, 92629 Dana Point, Dana Point, CA 92629-2919
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The ultimate surfing experience!!!

I had the best experience ever at TheCaliCamp! The camp was the highlight of my one-month trip in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
filippahegardt
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Stockholm, Sweden
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I can only say that i'm in love with this Surfcamp. You dudes made it! I definitely come... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daphne_Abderhalden
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Your unique California Surf experience.Great atmosphere, well trained Surfguides and a clean Camp will give you a memory for your lifetime. California is the place, where Surfing is meant to be - discover with us the public and secrets Surfspots from the locals, have great Food and exiting Trips around Los Angeles and San Diego.
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“surf camp” (16 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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24800 Dana Point Harbor Dr, 92629 Dana Point, Dana Point, CA 92629-2919
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"surf experience"
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"surf spots"
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"huntington beach"
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"perfect wave"
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"great surf"
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"hanging out with friends"
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"total beginner"
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"whole atmosphere"
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"met awesome people"
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"spent two weeks"
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"hotel is great"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the best experience ever at TheCaliCamp! The camp was the highlight of my one-month trip in the US. I wanted to experience the real Californian lifestyle and you bet I did! The surfing is awesome and I learnt so much. You get to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can only say that i'm in love with this Surfcamp. You dudes made it! I definitely come back. See you soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best week ever! I didn’t really know what to expect but it was far better than I could have imagined anyway. Dave and Regan are so cool to hang out with and I got excellent help in the waves. I just have...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

A friend and I went to the Cali Camp after our Au Pair year in the U.S. was over last Summer. During our weeks of traveling trough the States we stayed 1week at the Cali Camp and I am still so Happy that we did...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

If you wanna surf the whole Westcoast of California from San Diego to LA, book the Calicamp. I was there in May 2017 for 2 weeks, had an amazing time and improved my surfing skills. Dave, Regan and the rest of the crew will make...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

okay what should i write, it was such an amazing week!!! Not only did i learn to surf but had the best time, it didnt even feel like a surf camp, it was just like beeing invited to living the surf life with some awesome...More

Thank juww2018
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

My first surf experience!! Both Dave and Reagan are amazing, they take care of everything before, during and after the surf sessions. You will never feel alone! I recommend this experience to everyone!!

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Amazing times, amazing people, endless fun. One of the best experiences ever! The perfect place for surfing while enjoying the cali life. Tons of fun, amazing places to surf, best dudes with amazing surfing skills and wide knowledge of the coast and the sea. Hoping...More

Thank Áron S
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Me and my friend arrived at the airport with a warm welcome from Dave, founder of the camp. I was just as stoked as the first time I came to Thecalicamp, or maybe more this time because now i knew what to expect. A whole...More

Thank Emelie Ö
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I spent 2 weeks at theCaliCamp in September, and it was honestly the best decision I could have made! I travelled alone to California, only to meet amazing campers from all over, the best surf guides and we had amazing waves! The surf guides were...More

Thank Saga H
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