Taking up a significant stretch of the California coastline, Sonoma County locals fully embrace the beach bum lifestyle, and our surf shops reflect that. Whether you’re an experienced surfer or just like the laid-back style, we’ve got you covered. Here are some of our favorite local surf shops.
Northern Lights Surf Shop, Bodega Bay
Voted Sonoma County’s best surf shop, Northern Lights is a cute mom and pop shop. It sells custom boards, surf gear, apparel, does repairs and rents out equipment. Come check them out on your way to the beach.
Sonoma Coast Surf and Skate, Petaluma
This hip shop in the heart of downtown Petaluma offers a wide selection of apparel from well-known surf brands. It also carries surf gear and skateboards. With a chill atmosphere and friendly employees, take your time browsing around Sonoma Coast Surf and Skate.
Kool City Surf and Skate Shop, Monte Rio
With its metal dome-shaped exterior and colorful surfboard sign, Kool City really is a cool place to check out. Inside, you’ll find a large variety of surf gear, a wall of skateboards, and some awesome apparel. Make a pit stop here next time you’re headed out towards the coast.
Sonoma Old School Skate and Surf, Sonoma
With a wide selection of clothes and gear and a very knowledgeable staff, Sonoma Old School is a must-visit when you find yourself in Sonoma.
Bodega Bay Surf Shack, Bodega Bay
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown, Bodega Bay Surf Shack is one of the best places in the area to rent surfboards and gear. They even offer surf lessons!
Its getting very hot out so hit one of these shops to get yourself ready for the nice and refreshing ocean! Check out our article on where to cruise the waves.