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  • Ok. That's a lie. We can't promise that. But... There's a lot you can learn from video review. Ever wonder why your frontside turns just aren't making tight arcs like the pros? Look at your arm placement. Now look at the pros. See the difference? You get the point. In addition to video review, our…
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-08-28 15:10:38
  • [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="300"]This is our house manager, Dan, lazy-larry'ing it through an end section at Playa Santana while our former guest Cody cheers him on. Go Dan! #surfnicaragua #traveltuesday #tt #valelapena[/caption]
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-08-19 18:13:38
  • This is our head surf guide, Conrad, getting some of that internet money!
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-08-14 21:47:03
  • Here's a Surfline Feature where you can watch pro surfers Oliver Kurtz, Koa Smith, and Luke Davis rip the waves of the Nica coast to pieces. Check it: http://www.surfline.com/surf-news/dispatch-nicaragua_109294/  
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-05-14 12:46:20
  • Well, that was awesome. Our last group said they keep coming back to Giant's Foot Surf—and they've been back every summer since their first visit six years ago—because every time they do, they score great waves at a diversity of breaks... and this summer was no different. The surf was pumping from Yanqui to Playgrounds…
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-05-06 17:01:52
  • The water's warm. The wind's calming down. Fun waves are consistently coming through. Some of our favorite guests are returning to Giant's Foot for their 6th year in a row. It seems like there's only one thing missing for it to really feel like the surf season has started around here. That's a solid swell,…
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-04-25 15:26:55
  • With some solid surf coming our way next week, the Giant's Foot Surf Camp crew rolled out on Vale La Pena and scored a fun warm-up session at Panga Drops this morning. The water was warm, the sets were peaking a little over head high, and there were more than enough waves to go around.…
    by Dan Bowden at 2014-04-07 18:40:16
  • It looks like the swell we had been waiting for decided to hold off for a few days, and rather than getting here on Saturday, it is looking like that over head high waves are going to hold off until Tuesday. Though some folk around here aren't super stoked on that it is all for…
    by Bryce at 2014-03-21 22:08:53
  • We are getting the last coat of paint on Vale la Pena and getting ready the motor all dialed in to get some of these waves. Drew arrived yesterday and is already working on making sure the new Suzuki 140 motor on Vale is ready to go without a hitch this season. Katie, our new…
    by Bryce at 2014-03-13 20:02:58
  • The first real glimpse of the southern swell has come right on schedule. We always tell people that it turns up around the first week of March, and 2014 kept us to our word. We've had two days of head high sets pounding into Amarillo. It has been the early season, immature swell that makes…
    by Bryce at 2014-03-08 19:11:59