Field Notes

  • Numb Part 1 - Ian Battrick, Timmy Turner and a Van

    Before cold water surfing became a marketing tool it was known as surfing, and us lot here in northern Europe did it all the time, and explored th...
  • Nuggets for a flat spell

    It seems to have been flat or junky for an age, so here is an Australian bump for all to enjoy with Ben Howard. 
  • The Digital Archive

    Our digital archive is growing every week from now on. Not only is there the Digital editions of the current editions of The Surfer's Path but also...
  • Two 'Very' different surf films...

    Here's two very different surf films for you, one is Volcom's latest effort, which is typically Volcom, we like it, you may not, but it has some ep...
  • Arc Of Darkness

    Pre pandemic, I met two fellows who had been making an undercover surf film for the past four years, provisionally titled Arc Of Darkness. Back the...
  • The Surfer's Path

    Time to move on from the covid scenario, we all know how tough it has been, and surviving as a small business has been challenging, but now is the ...
  • Vantage Points

    Just watch, words are a waste of space in the case of film...
  • Local Legends - Maurice Cole

    We're slowly making our own local films along these lines, but whilst we creep out of covid, we're borrowing some classics from the legends at Kord...
  • The Surfer's Path Archive

    Before we re-started The Path we had already been involved with a large amount of the previous 100 issues, and it was always part of what we wanted...
  • The Monday Morning Wave

    A wet January at Porthleven, back in the time of film, this was shot on a now ancient stock called Scala, which was a black and white slide film....
  • Dark Hollow

    Awesome camera work and some incredible surfing, with an undertone of environmentalism, in a world full of doubters, and conspiracy theories, this ...
  • 105, 106 and 107

    Pretty happy to have made it through last winter, like for everyone it was hard, and the mag survived thanks to the reader and our partners support...