Centuries ago, surfing was born in beautiful Hawaii. Since then, these islands have become practically synonymous with the sport. Here are the 10 best surf shops in Hawaii! Some wave riders prefer not to stand all the time, and with Hidentity Surf Shop—a newer entry on the Oahu surf scene—body boarders now have a place where they can get surf tops, leashes, or even custom boards designed and shaped by pro riders. Named for the famed wave it overlooks, Hanalei Surf Company is the premier surf shop on Kauai.

Catching some waves surfsup andyxtinakauai. Fred Patacchia checking out Hi-Tech. Big Low Country Seafood Company surfers have been heading to Orchidland Surfboards in Hilo since Or, if you just need a board rental, they can accommodate you with Hawaii Surf Company, as well.

Sometimes a simple name says it all, and Maui Surfboards epitomizes that adage: They are on Maui and they sell surfboards. Maui Surfboards also happens to be the oldest shop on the Valley Isle and specializes in making hand-shaped boards. Shred itttt. Grow your quiver with some of the newest models to the HIC family!

You can find these Kerry Tokoro boards in our surfboard section on hicsurf. Maui Tropix is Hawaii Surf Company homegrown surf shop on the Valley Isle. All their boards are handcrafted on the island, and are sold along with their MauiBuilt logo gear at three shops on the island—in Kahului, Kihei, and on Front Street in Lahaina.

Tamba Surf Co. They can sell or rent you a board, teach you how to surf, or even build you a custom board to your measurements and specifications. Tamba is your one-stop for all things surfing on the Garden Isle. The shop specializes in rentals and lessons but also has a wide retail selection. Local archery ranges, tips for beginners, and advice on the proper gear. Get started right with local safety education, training, ranges and retailers.

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