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A reader-supported surf publication founded in 1992, The Surfer’s Journal is vivid, authoritative, and independent. The goal of each 132-page bimonthly edition? A completely resolved composition. Balance. Color. Story. And purist surf energy from Page One to close-of-book.
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Ed “Pop” Proctor, the unofficial lifeguard of Doheny for decades and official Orange County Legend, lived and surfed out of his Dodge truck which, after his passing, changed owners erratically until Allan Seymour stepped in to buy the truck and donate it to a surf museum.