10 Best Surfing Spots in California

Santa Clara River  photo

Photo by Ken Lund

Santa Clara Rivermouth in Ventura

Yet another rivermouth location, this beach offers consistent waves, especially when coming from the northeast. The waves break from both left and right, and it offers great waves all year round.

California has been known for it’s rich surf culture for years, and it’s vast number of beaches provides visitors with a variety of locations to choose from. Whether your experience level resides at beginner, intermediate, or advanced, you’re sure to be able to find a surfspot that provides you with the best surfing experience possible.