FAQ


Q: Do you rent kayaks?

A: No, try Stinson Beach Surf & Kayak.  Ask for Donnie.


Q: Do you rent SUPs?

A: No, try Stinson Beach Surf & Kayak.  Ask for Donnie.


Q: Do you rent paddles?

A: No, try Stinson Beach Surf & Kayak.  Ask for Donnie.


Q: Do you rent wetsuits?

A: Yes we do.  See our Prices Shortlist menu for details.


Q: Do you rent surfboards?

A: Yes we do. See our Prices Shortlist menu for details.


Q: Do you teach surf lessons?  Can you help me book one?

A: Yes we do.  Visit our website to book and use our online calendar to see availability.  Easy.


Q: Do you have any lessons available today?

A: No, we don't offer drop-in lessons.  All of our surf lessons are booked at least 12 hours in advance through our website calendar.


Q: Do you offer ding repair services?

A: Yes we do.  2 Mile is the drop off and pick up location for our in-house repair specialist.  His prices are very fair and reasonable and turnaround time is usually 10 - 14 days.


Q: Can you tell me how the surf is?

A: Read our daily surf report which is posted every morning before the shop opens.


Q: Can I reserve boards and wetsuits?

A: No.  All of our rental gear is on a first come / first served basis. No reservations.


Q: What if I pay in advance for gear reservation?

A: No.  See above.


Q: Do you sell wetsuits?

A: Yes we do. We have a large selection of new wetsuits at all price points. We sell all our used suits at the end of summer in late September.


Q: Do you sell used surfboards?

A: Yes we do.  We have a large selection of used surfboards in the shop at all times.  Come by to visit, look, touch, feel and find something that works for you.


Q: Do you rent kayaks?

A: No, try Stinson Beach Surf & Kayak.  Ask for Donnie.


Q: What is the best time to come surfing in Bolinas?

A: Both spots operate differently and are effected by tides, wind, swell and other factors that are constantly changing.  There is no set "good" time to come surf.


Q: What is the surf like now?  Can you go down and check for me?

A: Unfortunately not.  Once we are open for business we are too busy to leave the shop.  We do however post a daily surf report each morning which has lots of good info.


Q: What does inside out mean?

A: With the inner surface turned outward.  In a state often involving drastic reorganization.


Q: Do you have any comfortable pants for sale?

A: Not at this time but we are considering it. 


Q: Do you sell candles?

A: No, we try to keep it 100% surf related items and not branch out too far.


Q: Do you have 5 ounce fishing weights?

A: No.  We are a surf shop and do not carry tackle or licenses.


Q: What is the definition of inside out?

A: In such a manner that the inner surface becomes the outer.  Into a state of disarray often involving drastic reorganization. 


Q: Do you rent kayaks?

A: No, try Stinson Beach Surf & Kayak.  Ask for Donnie.


Q: How do I use this pen?

A: Pull the cap off with a HARD pull.