Think you have to travel to Hawaii to learn to surf? Think again. This “learn to surf” video is shot on Lake Michigan in Frankfort where Rod Robertson takes you through all you need to know to get started. Learn about choosing a surfboard, waxing, wetsuits, paddling and more. It’s the start of an endless summer so learn to hang ten and hit the waves!

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Shawn Malone of Marquette who photographs Great Lakes surfing and other crazy things Yoopers do, tells us Great Lakes’ surfers are known to push the season into ungodly months like December. But come on, the end of January? There’s proof. We have pictures of Superior Surfers with snow in the wind.