LOS PRIETOS, CA

Los Prietos Campground is situated in the Los Padres National Forest and provides access to a variety of outdoor adventures, including water-related recreation and hiking. The family-friendly campground is green and lush and is a great place to camp in the mountains of western California.The...
Status: Open through Sun Oct 19 2014   Season Dates

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Know Before You Go
  • Fire restrictions (on all campfires and charcoal fires) may be imposed at any time, due to hot, dry weather conditions; for current fire conditions and weather closures, contact the campground manager by calling (805) 967-8766
  • Poison oak is abundant in the area; use caution
  • Additional fees will be collected for extra vehicles at the campground
  • Click here for more information on the Los Padres National Forest
  • Don't Move Firewood: Protect California's forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. For more information visit firewood.ca.gov.
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD ELECTRIC 8 30 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 30 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 24 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 24 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 25 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 8 25 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 30 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 8 0 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 8 0 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 8 0 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 8 0 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 28 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 30 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC 8 0 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 25 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 24 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 30 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 24 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 20 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 30 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 34 Pull-Through
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 34 Back-In
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AREA LOS PRIETOS STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 15 Back-In
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** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Los Prietos Campground is situated in the Los Padres National Forest and provides access to a variety of outdoor adventures, including water-related recreation and hiking. The family-friendly campground is green and lush and is a great place to camp in the mountains of western California.

Natural Features:

The campground is nestled on the side of the Santa Ynez Mountains. Beautiful, mature oak trees provide ample shade, and abundant vegetation blankets the ground. The sites are roomy and allow for some privacy and separation.

Recreation:

The Santa Ynez River is popular for a variety of water-related recreation. The river can be accessed at White Rock Day Use Area, less than a half-mile from the campground.

Cachuma Lake Recreation Area is no-body-contact reservoir about 10 miles northwest of the campground. It offers boating, fishing and kayaking. Anglers will find an abundance of annually stocked trout. Carp and bass are also common catches.

Visitors enjoy a variety of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails. The Aliso National Recreation Trail is a popular, 2.5-mile loop that begins near the campground. Also nearby is the 18-mile Santa Cruz Trail, which provides access to a variety of other trails in the area.

The Camuesa OHV Route and its connecting trails are available within 10 miles of the campground.

Facilities:

The campground offers dozens of single-family sites for tent or RV camping. No utility hookups are available at the campground.

Each site is equipped with a table, campfire ring with grill and a pedestal grill. Flush toilets and drinking water are provided. Trash collection bins are available throughout the campground.

Nearby Attractions:

The campground is located 19 miles from Santa Barbara and the Pacific Ocean.

Booking Window
Thu Sep 25 2014 - Mon Mar 23 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Fri Mar 21 2014 Sun Oct 19 2014
Peak Fri Mar 20 2015 Sun Oct 18 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water
  • Firewood
  • Flush Toilets
  • Grills
  • Host
  • Parking Area
  • Paved Parking Spurs
  • Paved Roads
  • Tables
  • Trash Collection
Within 10 Miles
  • Biking
  • Equestrian Sites
  • Fishing
  • General Store
  • Group Sites
  • Horse Corrals
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Lake
  • Mountain Biking
  • Off-Road Vehicle Trails
  • River Access
  • Swimming
  • Trailheads
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Mar 21 2014 -
Oct 19 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $20.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $20.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00
Peak Season
Mar 20 2015 -
Oct 18 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $20.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $20.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
34.54167, -119.80917
34°32'30"N, 119°48'33"W

From Highway 101 in Santa Barbara, turn east onto Highway 154 and continue about 11 miles. Turn onto Paradise Road and travel about 3 miles to the campground.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

LOS PRIETOS
5050 PARADISE ROAD
SANTA BARBARA  CA  93105

Phone Number:

Information:  (805)967-8766