Santa Barbara Ranger District

February 5, 2016

SANTA BARBARA RANGER DISTRICT

3505 Paradise Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(805) 967-3481

 

Santa Barbara Ranger District - Lower Santa Ynez Recreation Area

OPEN CAMPGROUNDS

  • Paradise Campground 
  • Upper Oso Campground
  • Sage Hill Group Campground

WINTER SEASON CAMPGROUND CLOSURES

  • Fremont (will reopen in March, 2016)
  • Los Prietos (will reopen in March, 2016)

OPEN DAY USE/PICNIC AREAS

  • White Rock
  • First Crossing
  • Lower Oso
  • Red Rock Trail Parking Area

CLOSED DAY USE AREAS

  • Falls (temporarily closed for the winter - will reopen spring 2016) 
  • Live Oak (temporarily closed for the winter - will reopen spring 2016) 

**Day use areas close at sunset**

TRAILHEADS

  • Aliso Trail (open)
  • Snyder Trail (open)
  • Upper Oso/Santa Cruz Trail/ 19 Oaks (Open) 
  • Red Rock Trailhead (open) 

Within the Upper Santa Ynez Recreation Area and Pendola

The Romero Cameusa Gate at Divide Peak on East Camino Ceilo opened today February 5, 2016. There is now vehicle access to Middle Santa Ynez Campground, Rock Camp and Big Caliente Hotsprings. The road to  PBar Flat Campground, Mono Camp and Little Caliente Hot Springs remains closed until further notice. 

Contact the Santa Barbara Ranger District Office for road status information at (805) 967-3481 X 0.


The Divide Peak OHV route is currently open. There is an OHV parking and staging area located before the closed gate at the Divide Peak turn-off.

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