Sage Hill Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

[image] Sage Hill Group Campground

Flat area, next to river, some sites are shady, oak trees, paved roads. Tables, group barbecues, firepits, water faucets, flush toilets, R/V - no hookups. Closest dump station is at Cachuma Lake. Firewood can be purchased from camp host at $6.00 a bundle. Access to the Santa Ynez River. The Aliso interpretive trail begins at this campground. There is river access to the Santa Ynez River along the last 6 miles of Paradise Road. Watch out for poison oak. One site has 12 corrals and hitching post for equestrian use, each site holds 25-50 people.

Trail head parking for the Aliso Trail.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Rocky Mountain Recreation Company at 805-967-8766 or reservations through
Operational Hours: Quiet Hours: 10:00pm – 6:00am
Reservations:  or call 1-877-444-6777 This campground is by reservation only.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Cactus Loop - $91.00 (up to 50 people); Live Oak Loop - $91.00  (up to 50 people); Sycamore Loop - $91.00 (up to 50 people);  Pine Loop $91.00 (up to 50 people); Caballo Loop - $116.00 (equestrian site with corrals - up to 60 people) 
Permit Info: A free permit for Day Use in the Santa Ynez Recreation Area will be issued by the Concessionaire when camping in a Concession managed campground.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Rocky Mountain Recreation Company, phone number (805) 967-8766, website:

General Information

Directions: (From Santa Barbara) Off Hwy 101, 10 miles N.W. on Hwy 154, 5 miles East on Paradise Road, turn left at Los Prietos Ranger Station, follow the road across the river.

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Group Camping

Hiking, equestrian, fishing, river access.

Reservation Info 1-877-444-6777 or log on to for online reservations.
No. of Sites 5 group campsites
Best Season: Spring, fall
Hours of Operation: Quiet Hours: 10:00pm – 6:00am 


Camping trailer
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Drinking water