News and Announcements



The Guadalupe Dunes Preserve will be closed on June 3, 4 & 5 for repaving.

For information and details about closures, please visit our COVID-19 Information page for more information.

We will continue to assess our operations and consult with Public Health for recommendations and possible further changes. Please visit our website at to stay informed of any necessary changes to our operations. We appreciate your support and understanding as we adapt to this fluid situation.

Campgrounds to Re-open June 1st  Santa Barbara County Parks will be re-opening the Cachuma Lake Recreation Area and Jalama Beach campgrounds on June 1st to reservations only, no walk-ins will be accepted.  However, due to the need to institute new cleaning and sanitizing protocols, Jalama Beach Cabins will remain closed through June 11th. If you have a reservation for a cabin at Jalama from June 1st to June 11th please contact our reservation call center, 805-568-2460, weekdays 9am to 3pm, and our reservation staff will assist you in canceling or rescheduling your reservation.  We are not taking new on-line reservations at this time, please check our website frequently for the latest information. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we continue to navigate through the changes together.

Park, beach, and trail head parking and vehicle access subject to closure in an effort to prevent visitation surges and the spread of COVID-19.

Due to recent Cave Fire burn scar above the park, Tucker's Grove Park maybe subject to closures during rainy days.