Unforgettable Tofino Surfing

Beautiful rainforests, sandy beaches, and the perfect waves… join us for an unforgettable surfing experience in Tofino. We’ve been teaching surfing here since 1998. There’s no place we’d rather be, and nothing we’d rather do!

Tofino Surfing Lessons

Voted #1 surf school in Tofino, and featured in National Geographic’s Top Ten, Pacific Surf School offers the most thorough surf lessons you’ll find in Tofino. Our highly qualified instructors teach fun and safe lessons for all ages and abilities.

Winner! National Geographic Top 10 in the World

Surfboard & Wetsuit Rentals

Get the gear you need to get out and enjoy Tofino’s awesome waves. No ill-fitting wetsuits or bad boards here – our high quality surfboards, rental gear, and extensive local surfing knowledge will help you make the most of your time on the water.

Summer Surf Camps

Learn surfing fundamentals, perfect your pop-up and master your wave catching while learning about Canadian surf culture at one of our multi-day surf camps.

Degree® rewards those who DO:MORE at Pacific Surf School.

Degree® teams up with PSS to celebrate those who DO:MORE. Free surf lessons from Degree® help Tofino's DOers take their surf session to the next level.

Gift Certificates

Surf lessons and surf rentals make fantastic gifts!  So why not share the magic with family and friends with a Pacific Surf Gift Certificate.

Contact us to order your gift certificate today!

Current Specials & Promotions

Specials & Promotions

Be sure to check out our current and upcoming specials on lessons and rentlas so you can get out on the water for less! 

See What Others Are Saying About us!

Check out what other people are saying about their experience with Pacific Surf School, or learn a little bit more ABOUT US!

Travel Tips

  • Not sure how to get to Tofino?
  • Short on fun things to do in Clayoquot Sound?
  • Looking for a place to stay while you're here?

Well, we have some handy travel tips for you right here!  Just follow the links below to find out more about Tofino.

Hire a Surf Guide

Surfed before? Just need someone to show you our local beaches, or just want to work on more advanced surfing skills? Hire one of our experienced surf guides for the day.

Surf Guide service $79.00 for the first hour, $35 for each additional hour, up to a max of 4 people, no gear or transportation provided.