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Overview

Santa Barbara Island, located in Oxnard, United States, offers a beautiful beach that stretches for approximately 1,500 feet along the shore of the island. The sand on the beach is light brown in color.

Amenities

The beach has few amenities, so plan your trip accordingly, although it does have bathroom access and allows dogs on the beach.

Activities

Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities at Santa Barbara Island, including swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving

Parking

As Santa Barbara Island is a remote island, there is no parking available on the island. Visitors must take a boat from the mainland to reach the island.

Fun Fact

Fun fact about Santa Barbara Island: It's part of the Channel Islands National Park and is home to a variety of unique plant and animal species, such as the island scrub-jay and the island fox.

Attractions

In addition to the beach, visitors can explore the island's hiking trails, such as the 2.5-mile loop trail that takes visitors through the island's rugged terrain and provides stunning views of the surrounding ocean. Visitors can also take a boat tour of the island to learn about its history and ecology.

Restaurants

As Santa Barbara Island is a remote island, there are no nearby restaurants. Visitors should plan to bring their own food and supplies.

Hotels

There are no nearby hotels on the island, but visitors can camp on the island with a reservation through the Channel Islands National Park. The island offers several campgrounds with facilities such as picnic tables and restrooms.

Basic Details

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All Amenities at Santa Barbara Island

Activities

  • Camping

  • Hiking

  • Scuba Diving

  • Snorkeling

  • Rentals

  • Kayaking Canoeing

  • Food

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    Top Traveler Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Surf through our FAQs to help you find your perfect beach!

    Does Santa Barbara Island have parking? If so, is it free or paid?

    Yes, this Beach provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

    Does Santa Barbara Island have lifeguards?

    No, this Beach does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach - please be careful when swimming on this beach.

    Is Santa Barbara Island a family-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

    Is Santa Barbara Island good for swimming?

    Yes, this Beach boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

    Does Santa Barbara Island have restrooms?

    No, this Beach does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

    Is Santa Barbara Island a nude beach?

    No, this Beach maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

    Is there food near Santa Barbara Island?

    Yes, this Beach has multiple restaurant options near or on the beach.

    What are the activities at Santa Barbara Island?

    Yes, this Beach is renowned for its vibrant beach scene, offering various activities for everyone to enjoy Camping, Hiking, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling.

    Does Santa Barbara Island have accommodations for people with disabilities?

    No, this Beach does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

    Is Santa Barbara Island a dog-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not dog-friendly.

    Is Santa Barbara Island good for surfing?

    No, this Beach is not generally considered to be good for surfing.

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