Middle Santa Ynez Campground

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed
 

[image] Middle Santa Ynez Campground

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

Current Conditions: Due to expected rain, the gate at Divide Peak is closed. No vehicle access until further notice.
Operational Hours: Quiet Hours: 10:00pm-6:00am
Reservations: None
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Adventure Pass ($5/day or $30/year), or Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass, or Interagency Access Pass. Passes required for each vehicle per night.
 
Permit Info: Adventure Pass ($5/day or $30/year), or Annual Interagency Pass, Senior Interagency Pass, or Interagency Access Pass.
Restrictions: Pack out all trash. 14 day stay limit.
Closest Towns: Santa Barbara, approximately 30 miles
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Santa Barbara Ranger District Office
3505 Paradise Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 967-3481
 

General Information

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.

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Hiking and mountain biking, hunting, access to Santa Ynez River. For hunting information and restrictions, contact the Santa Barbara Ranger District at (805) 967-3481. More CA hunting information can be obtained at https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Hunting 

Reservation Info None. First-come, first-serve.
Fire Information NO firewood available at campground.
  For current fire restrictions, contact Santa Barbara Ranger District at (805) 967-3481 or visit www.fs.usda.gov/lpnf
 
No. of Sites 13
Permit required?: Y

Amenities

Toilets vault
Picnic tables
Parking
Tent camping