El Capitan State Beach

California State Park

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2 El Capitan State Beach Rd. Goleta, CA 93117 805-968-1033 Official Website

GPS: 34.46, -120.0237

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Overview of El Capitan State Beach

Number of Sites 131

Pad Type asphalt

Reservations yes

Elevation 32 ft / 9 m

Max Length 42 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of El Capitan State Beach 16 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 8 Users
Last reported 10/19/2020
Confirmed by 6 Users
Last reported 5/2/2021

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  • dry camping
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • firewood
  • general store
  • group sites
  • ADA Accessible
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets


Ocean Mesa Campground at El Capitan

Clean, spacious, beautiful and relaxful

- Originalparksman

Refugio State Beach

Noise camping

- Dyerdog

76 Gas Station

Dump station and potable water available

- Family in Wanderland

Cachuma Lake Recreation Area

great place - big as a city, but still has the feeling of being "away from it all"


Gaviota State Park

Beautiful when the weather is good

- J.R.

Fremont Campground

Very quiet

- UpCork

Paradise Campground

Would select one of the others close by...

- Kit

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