Carpinteria Bluffs

BEACH WALK INFORMATION Distance-1 mile from the end of Bailard Road to the Chevron Oil Pier Topo-Carpinteria DIRECTIONS From State Street, follow Highway 101 east for 12 miles to the Bailard Road turnoff. Turn right and park in the turnout just across Carpinteria Avenue where Bailard ends on the Carpinteria bluffs. A CAUTION The Harbor Seal Preserve is closed to entry from December 1 through May...
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Carpinteria Beach

  BEACH WALK INFORMATION Distance: A half mile west from Linden Avenue to the rock jetty at Sandyland; 1 mile from Linden Avenue east to the State Park. Three miles east to Rincon Park. Topo: Carpinteria Park Contact: (805) 968-1033, Park website DIRECTIONS From State Street, follow Highway 101 east for 10.5 miles to the Linden Avenue turnoff. To reach the beach follow Linden a half mile...
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Rincon Beach

BEACH WALK INFORMATION Distance-3 miles from Rincon to Carpinteria State Beach Topo-Carpinteria DIRECTIONS From State Street, follow Highway 101 east for 13 miles to the Bates Road turnoff (2.5 miles past Linden Avenue). There are two parking areas. The parking lot directly across from the Bates turnoff leads down to the main beach and surfing area. To the right, the upper parking lot overlooks...
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Santa Claus Lane

  BEACH WALK INFORMATION Distance-2.5 miles west to the Loon Point beach access; 1.5 miles east to Carpinteria State Beach (accessible only during minus tides) Topo-Carpinteria DIRECTIONS From State Street, follow Highway 101 east for 8.5 miles to the Santa Claus Village turnoff. Continue east on the frontage road towards the Village. There is plenty of beach parking for the next half...
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