Many shady sites, oak trees, close to river, no pavement. The campground is usually full on weekends during deer hunting season, mid August through late September. Big Caliente Hot Springs is 3 miles away. The last 8 miles of driving to the campground is on dirt roads.
At a Glance
The road to the Upper Santa Ynez Recreation Area will close this afternoon, Tuesday, February 25 due to expected heavy rain. Contact the SB Ranger District for road status at(805) 967-3481
Adventure Pass ($5/day or $30/year), or Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass, or Interagency Access Pass.
Pack out all trash. 14 day stay limit.
Directions: (From Santa Barbara) Off Hwy 101, 8 miles N.W. on Hwy 154, 20 miles east on East Camino Cielo Road, 3 miles NW on 5N15.