Surf Break Guide

  • Carlsbad State Beach - Located in front of our shop, Carlsbad State Beach offers swimming, surfing, fishing and beachcombing.
  • Swami’s Beach - Nestled below Seacliff Roadside Park in Encinitas, Swami’s Beach has a reputation for providing some of the best waves on the San Diego coastline.
  • Trestles - Trestles can be found about 20 miles North of the shop in San Clemente. With its 100-yard lefts and rights, Trestles is one of those destinations that serious surfers find impossible to resist.

Local Attractions

  • Carlsbad Mineral Spa - Rejuvenate your body and mind just two blocks from the shop at the Carlsbad Mineral Water Spa voted #1 three years in a row for the Best Massage by Entertainer and Lifestyle Magazine readers. For more information, visit The Carlsbad Mineral Spa .
  • The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch - Frolic in 50 acres of extraordinary color in bloom on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch features a special nursery, garden, and gift shop by Armstrong Garden Centers, along with festivals throughout the season. Don’t forget the must-see miniature rose garden. For more information, visit www.theflowerfields.com.
  • Legoland – Located just 2 exits South of Offshore Surf Shop, Legoland is a family destination. With more than 60 rides, shows and attractions it’s an interactive, hands-on theme park experience for families with children 2-12. The Resort is also home to SEA LIFE® Aquarium and the world’s first LEGOLAND Water Park. And if you’ve ever dreamed of spending the night at LEGOLAND, LEGOLAND Hotel at the Resort is now open with themed rooms!  For more information, visit http://california.legoland.com/
  • Museum of Making Music - Take a journey through a century of musical instrument innovations that shaped American popular music. Discover over 500 vintage instruments together with hundreds of audio and video sample at the push of a button. Create your very own music in the interactive area that allows you play a variety of instruments. For more information, visit www.museumofmakingmusic.org.
  • San Diego SeaWorld - Go below the surface, above the waves and beyond your expectations at SeaWorld San Diego. Touch and feed dolphins, count the teeth on a shark and get up-close and inside of R.L. Stine’s Haunted Lighthouse 4-D. And ride a mythical rush through uncharted waters on the Journey To Atlantis® water coaster. Plus, meet Shamu, the regal prince of the deep. For more information, visit www.seaworld.com.
  • San Diego SeaWorld - Go below the surface, above the waves and beyond your expectations at SeaWorld San Diego. Touch and feed dolphins, count the teeth on a shark and get up-close and inside of R.L. Stine’s Haunted Lighthouse 4-D. And ride a mythical rush through uncharted waters on the Journey To Atlantis® water coaster. Plus, meet Shamu, the regal prince of the deep. For more information, visit www.seaworld.com. mingle just like they do in the wild, as might be seen in their native Asia and Africa. The San Diego Zoo’s Wild Animal Park is located at: 15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido, CA 92027. For more info visit the web site: San Diego Wild Animal Park.
  • San Diego Zoo - Home to 4,000 rare and endangered animals representing more than 800 species and subspecies. Peek at the pandas or go absolutely ape at the Absolutely Apes exhibit where arboreal orangutans can climb, swing and live in the same terrain as they would in the wild. For more information, visit The San Diego Zoo .