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Cachuma Lake Recreation Area

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45 Reviews

About This Campground

Municipal

Set amidst acres of wilderness flanked by the picturesque Santa Ynez and San Rafael Mountains, lies glimmering Cachuma Lake. Here you will find practically everything you need for a relaxing getaway in the great outdoors. Mild temperatures, typically sunny skies, and celebrated fishing conditions…

Reservation Info

Reservation Only

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.

Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Good
  • Verizon
    Good
  • AT&T
    Good
  • T-Mobile
    Available

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin
  • Yurts
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • WiFi
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Big Rig Friendly

Reviews

45 Reviews of Cachuma Lake Recreation Area

Ratings Breakdown

  • 0
  • 1
  • 5
  • 18
  • 21
JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 20, 2022

Father’s Day weekend

Nice camping. Plenty of spots and not very expensive $30 for a site.

Site511
Month of VisitJuly
JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 19, 2022

Lake Cachuma Campground

What a beautiful lake campground. Facilities clean, campground well maintained. Choose site well some have no shade.

Month of VisitJuly
e
Reviewed Jun. 15, 2022

Nice campsite!

It’s a Quite campsite near Santa Barbara if you don’t want to spend the night in the city! We booked the day before and as we arrived a few other sites were free. Showers are a bit expensive with 4x25ct per 3 minutes and the water can’t be stoped!

Site3
Month of VisitJuly

Location

Cachuma Lake Recreation Area is located in California

Directions

For GPS, Input: 1 Lakeview Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93105 From the South: Take Highway 101 north to Santa Barbara. Take the "Cachuma Lake/Highway 154" exit and follow the signs. Drive approximately 18 miles. There is a sign for the park ½ mile before the entrance, and there is a right turn lane to use for your safety. From the North:Take Highway 101 south to the "Cachuma Lake/Highway 154" exit. Make a left at the stop sign and drive approximately 14 miles. There is a sign ¼ mile before the park entrance, and there is a left turn lane to use for your safety.

Address

2225 Highway 154
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Coordinates

34.57334212 N
119.958885 W

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