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Santa Barbara Ranger District

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

[image] Smokey Bear  - Los Prietos Ranger Station

Santa Barbara Ranger District

At a Glance

Fees There are some recreational sites, campgrounds, day use picnic areas and trailheads, that now require the Parks Management Company Annual Day Use Pass for parking. CLICK HERE For more informaiton. Some areas require the Adventure Pass. CLICK HERE for more information on where the Adventure Pass is required. 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



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Camping & Cabins

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Horse Riding & Camping

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Water Activities

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Areas & Activities


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Bear Safety

Bear Facts and Safety Tips

[image] Tread Lightly Brochure Photo

Tread Lightly! A Guide To Trail Etiquette Link opens in a Pdf Document