How old do you need to be to surf? April 30, 2020 00:59 Follow Our minimum age requirement for all surfing activity (including sessions and lessons) is 6 years. Related articles How much is a Play in the Bay surf session? What are the Play in the Bay session waves like? What is the ride length of Cruiser surf session waves? What boards can I ride? What is your change, cancellation and refund policy?