Croix Gagnon

Redefining the Surf Safari

An interview with Moroccan surf guide Abdelilah “Abs” Yafi of Sahara Surf.

Behind the Trip

Animating the Skeleton

Some of surfing’s most iconic sessions couldn’t happen without a guide. The following is a conversation with two behind the pivotal Skeleton Bay scene in Craig Anderson’s “Slow Dance.”

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One of many perfect waves for surfers in the Galapagos Islands

Surfing the Galapagos Islands

A surf guide’s surf-guide to scoring waves in the Galapagos Islands

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A group of kids on a family surf trip at the beach

Best Surf Trips for Families

The top 5 most family-friendly surf trips that tick all the boxes a surf-mom or dad knows need ticking. (All with amazing waves, of course.)

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Why Go with a Surf Guide?

If you’re looking for a more authentic and truly complete experience on a surf trip — a guide will get you there.

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Lahiru, owner of The Surfer Weligama, surfing on the Sri Lankan coastline

Meet Lahiru, of The Surfer Weligama

Lahiru, owner of The Surfer Weligama, gives us a local take on surfing along the south coast of Sri Lanka.

Behind the Trip

Pack Your Bags: Where To Take A Surf Trip This April

Could April be surfing’s most versatile, wave-rich month in the world? We think so — here’s why.

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Surfers enjoying the warm waters of Barbados as the sun sets on this amazing surf destination in the Caribbean

The Best Surfing in the Caribbean Islands

Zander Morton, former editor at Transworld Surf, Surfing, and Surfer magazines, offers up his favorite Caribbean surf spots, with warm water options for all skill levels — from beginners to expert surfers alike.

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