Outrigger Canoe Surfing with Beach boys

Experience the excitement of outrigger canoe surfing, an authentic Hawaiian water activity that offers a unique alternative to traditional surf lessons. This thrilling adventure allows you to surf the waves on an outrigger canoe, a vessel with a rich history in Hawaiian culture. Waikīkī Beach is the only place where you can enjoy this incredible experience, making it a must-do activity for visitors.

Outrigger canoe surfing provides an exhilarating ride, showcasing the stunning beauty of the ocean and the Hawaiian coastline in a distinctive way. The outrigger canoe is known for its stability and safety, making it one of the safest ocean vessels. In fact, it is one of the only vessels not required by the U.S. Coast Guard to carry life jackets. This activity is suitable for people ages 5 and up and of all abilities, making it perfect for families and large groups.

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Feel the thrill of surfing while enjoying the safety and comfort of an outrigger canoe. Our experienced guides ensure a fun and memorable experience for everyone, whether you’re a seasoned water enthusiast or a first-time adventurer. Paddle through the sparkling waters of Waikīkī, catch the waves, and experience the ocean in a way that connects you to Hawaii’s rich maritime heritage.

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to explore the beauty of Waikīkī Beach from an outrigger canoe. It’s an adventure that combines the thrill of surfing with the cultural significance of an ancient Hawaiian tradition. Book your outrigger canoe ride today and create lasting memories with your family and friends!

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Canoe Surfing Experience

Catch and surf THREE waves on the canoe.

  • Group Size: Up to 6 people per booking (4 paddlers + 2 riders). Minimum of 3 participants. For parties with fewer than 3 members, please refer to our FAQ section.
  • Duration: 30 – 60 minutes, depending on ocean conditions and wave frequency.
  • Age Requirement: Ages 5 and up. A parent or guardian must be present to hold the child during the ride and provide their own life jacket or flotation device.
  • Life Jackets: Available for adults upon request.
  • Abilities: All swimming and paddling abilities are welcome.
  • Large Groups: For parties with more than 6 people, consider booking back-to-back canoe rides.
  • Guidance: Each canoe ride is guided by two certified Canoe Captains who will assist with paddling and navigating through the surf.
  • Photos: Photos will be taken during the lesson and are available for purchase. (Note: There may be instances where photos are unavailable due to uncontrollable circumstances. Photographers aim to capture at least 10 water shots of each participant during the session.)
  • Safety: Safety is our top priority. Weather and surf conditions may require our staff to reduce the passenger load per canoe.

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