Creating Confidence, Bonds, and New Skills

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This week, Witch’s Rock Surf Camp held a social media contest. We asked to hear your stories and experiences from your time at our camp, and WOW! We got so many inspiring stories! We chose Carolyn Wheeler as our winner of a week long stay at the Pueblo Dorado Surf Hotel. Her story is a great example of what we are all about at WRSC: Getting people out of their comfort zone to build confidence, creating and awakening life long connections with family and new friends, and most of all: learning to surf! Read Carolyn’s experience: “Our time at Witch’s Rock [&hellip post

Top 10 Surfing Spots in Northern Costa Rica


 ….. Witch’s Rock Surf Camp’s ideal location makes us central to 10 unique surf spots in Tamarindo and surrounding areas. Sign up for our Beginner Surf School, our Intermediate Surf Program, or our Advanced Surf Tours to be taken to the perfect spots for your level, style, and taste. Weather you want to learn to surf, or you are an advanced surfer who just wants to get maximum barrels, there is a spot nearby for you. This list will give you an idea of where we surf in Guanacaste and for what specific reasons. As you’ll see, there’s a wide [&hellip post

Facebook Contest: Win a Free Vacation in Tamarindo


Win a FREE WEEK LONG VACATION at the Pueblo Dorado Surf Hotel in Tamarindo, Costa Rica! We are calling upon our current and past guests at Witch’s Rock Surf Camp to tell us about your experiences with us. Write a story, a review, or any description of your time at our surf camp. Photos are encouraged, but not necessary. Our favorite piece of writing will be chosen on Tuesday, November 24th. Send all content to our Facebook page via messenger or to Below is an example of a great entry that we received yesterday:   Witch’s Rock Surf Camp [&hellip post

Going Solo: 7 Ways Your Life Will Improve When You Travel Alone


  Written by Emily Shoemaker Now more than ever, the dynamic of traveling is changing. The Visa Global Intentions Study determined that the percentage of people traveling alone went from 16% in 2013 to 37% in 2015. People are becoming more independent, and travel is becoming more accessible to everyone due to technology. People of all ages and genders are setting out to see the world on their own, realizing that traveling alone can be a unique experience all in itself. When you travel alone, you will experience the world from your unique perspective. You will assimilate to other cultures, [&hellip post

Is Costa Rica Safe?

single female traveler visiting Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Is Costa Rica Safe? Because of recent events in France and other areas of the world, people are hyper aware of their safety, and the possibility of danger when traveling. Families and solo travelers want to know that they can feel secure while they are on vacation in Costa Rica. We understand your concern, and we wrote this blog to help you get some peace of mind when visiting Costa Rica. We feel completely comfortable recommending Costa Rica as a safe travel destination, but just like anything else, your safety mostly relies on information and common sense.   North Western Guanacaste [&hellip post

How To Get Barreled – A Surfing Tutorial


Getting barreled is THE most awesome experience on planet Earth. Encapsulated by a wave, as it spins and pitches, finding safety amidst a wave big enough, and dredging enough, to break upon itself with might.  A wave that will definitely wipe you out should you make one false move.  And the view!  The most amazing blues and greens, and sandy browns, everything moving at once yet everything standing still.  Mesmerized by the light at the end of the tunnel, the sound, the feeling.  Time stands still in this transcendental state. I don’t want to get all spiritual on you, but [&hellip post

LIR Flight Guide: All Nonstop Flights to Liberia, Costa Rica From The U.S. and Canada

2016 LIR Flight Guide - Nonstop flights to Liberia Costa Rica from the US and Canada

Since Witch’s Rock Surf Camp handles almost everything for your trip other than actually booking your flight, we decided to help you with that too! Because we love to travel to Costa Rica, we are pros when it comes to Costa Rica airports, especially Liberia Airport (LIR). LIR is located right here in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, just one hour away from our surf camp. To save you time and money, we have attached this list of nonstop flights to Liberia from the United States and Canada that includes flight days, times, durations, and seasons from ten major cities. We also added [&hellip post