Reservation Information

Access our online reservation system by clicking on the "Make A Reservation!" button.  Santa Barbara County Parks accepts online reservations for campsites, yurts and cabins at our camping parks and group picnic areas at our day-use parks.

To change or modify a reservation, please complete and submit an online Reservation Change Form. To cancel a reservation, please log on to your online account and click on "CANCEL RESERVATION."

Camping Parks:

Reservations can be made up to six months in advance of your arrival date, starting midnight Pacific Time, for all camping sites. There is a 2-night minimum stay on weekends and a 3-night minimum stay on holiday weekends. Reservations cannot be made for same-day arrivals online. Walk-ins are welcome depending on availability.  Each site, with the exception of group camping sites, are allowed two vehicles.  Nightly fees apply for 2nd vehicle (joiner) and will be charged at the gate upon arrival.

  Cachuma Lake Recreation Area

  Jalama Beach

Day Use Parks:

Reservations can be made from one year (starting midnight PT) to three day in advance (by 11:59:59 PM PT) of your reservation date for all day-use parks.


Bouncers are allowed in designated day-use group areas with a paid reservation and bouncer fees and may be rented from approved vendors who have satisfied the County's insurance requirements.

Cachuma Lake Nature Cruises:

  • Lake Cruise Information 
  • For a Reservation Call:
    (805) 568-2460 Weekdays, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    (805) 686-5055 after 3:00 PM Fridays and Weekends
    2225 Highway 154
    Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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