Gathering Waves is a resource for surfers of all levels, from all walks of life.

I’m Haley, a long time surfer, surf instructor, traveler, and the creator of Gathering Waves.

I believe in spreading positivity in the lineup, helping surfers of all levels plan surf trips, and having a positive impact in surf communities around the world.

Surf Trips

Up to date guides on the best surf travel destinations.

Travel Guides

Not a surfer? We also write in-depth travel guides on popular destinations.

Surf Gear

Browse gift guides, gear guides, and more.

Planning a surf trip? Check out our most popular surf trip guides:

Playa Negra Surf

Costa Rica


Ericeira surf


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