Stand Up Paddle Board

Stand Up Paddle Boarding in Croyde with Surf South West

Stand Up Paddle Boarding also known SUP has rapidly increased in popularity to become fastest growing water sport in the UK due to how accessible it makes getting out on the water and into natural surroundings.

Stand Up Paddling has become the popular choice of activity for those wanting to explore not just the ocean, but also inland lakes, rivers and harbors.

Standup Paddling at Croyde with instructor leading group

Here at Surf South West we are ideally situated to be able to take advantage of the many beautiful waterways that the North Devon Coastline has to offer. Offering a completely different experience to surfing, our Stand up Paddle sessions will allow you to explore the many hidden caves, coves and rivers in our local area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

All our SUP instructors are qualified through the International Surfing Association and Surfing GB to be able to teach you the foundation techniques of stand up paddling. They will not only guarantee your safety, but ensure that you learn the basic skills of the sport in a fun and stimulating natural environment.

We offer a range of courses depending on your ability. Our introduction sessions will get you up and paddling, but once you have the skills, why not enroll on one of our Paddle experience sessions or coastal tours.

Course Prices (minimum 2 people)

Introduction to SUP 1 Hour:


Paddle Experience 2 Hours:


Coastal Tour (approx 4 hours):  


For individual lessons and rates please contact us.

We require a few days notice to book these options so please call us on 01271 890400 or e-mail us.

*Please Note

For our paddle experience sessions and tours, although we will not be expecting you to be elite athletes, you will require a reasonable level of physical fitness and agility.

Stand Up Paddling Group in North Devon river

Stand Up Paddling lesson at Croyde Bay with instructor and students