Paradise Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

[image] Paradise Campground

Surrounded by beautiful huge oak trees, large sites, paved roads. White Rock Day Use has river access ¼ mile away. Excellent River access to the Santa Ynez River along the last 6 miles of Paradise Road. Watch out for poison oak. Firewood available from campground host. There are 15 campsites. 

Reservations: 86% of campsites are now on the reservation system (12 sites), or by calling 1-877-444-6777.  (3 sites) are first-come, first-serve. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: $30/night. First-come, first-served or by reservations
Operational Hours: Check in time is 2:00pm, check out time is 12:00 noon. Quiet time is from 10:00pm - 6:00am.
Reservations: Reservations: 86% of campsites are now on the reservation system (12 sites), or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $30.00 per site (6-8 peple), $10.00 for each extra vehicle. 60% of sites are reservable and others are first come, first served. There are (2) double sites available that can accomodate up to 16 people, $55.00 per site. Interagency Senior and Acess Passes provide pass holders with 50% off of camping fees - not valid for day use or extra vehicle parking fee.
Open Season: January - December
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions: No more than eight people per site. 14 day stay limit.
Closest Towns: Santa Barbara, Santa Ynez, Solvang 
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Parks Management Company
Information Center: Santa Barbara Ranger District
3505 Paradise Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Phone: (805) 967-3481 Campground is managed by the Parks Management Company for the Forest Service. 805-434-1996, 

General Information

Directions: (From Santa Barbara) Off Hwy 101, 10 miles N.W. on Hwy 154, 3 miles E. on Paradise Road.

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Campground Camping

Hiking, fishing, and river access across the road.

Fire Information For current fire restrictions, contact Santa Barbara Ranger District at (805) 967-3481 or visit
No. of Sites 15
Reservation Info or 1-877-444-6777


Picnic tables yes
Drinking water water spigots
Toilets flush
Parking yes
Tent camping yes
Camping trailer yes

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