Surfing in Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Ride It OutThere's a surf break for everyone in Santa Barbara, from the most advanced to extreme beginners. Rincon Point, known as the "Queen of the Coast" features a right hand point break where waves travel up to a half mile. Leadbetter Point is a great learning spot with softer, rolling waves. Campus Point, directly in front of UCSB is a fickle spot where college students congregate to learn how to hang heels or practice cutbacks. Santa Barbara Surf School, Surf Happens, and Lovewater Surf School all located in downtown Santa Barbara and offer lessons and wetsuit rentals.