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Jalama Beach County Park

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Address: Star Route, Jalama Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436
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+1 805-736-3504

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Outstanding location for day and overnight camping

Gorgeous place, out on a point, 180 degree views, and a campground wedding-caked up the side of a hill to offer lots of unimpeded enjoyment for a lot of happy campers. Winds... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bellingham, Washington
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Bellingham, Washington
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563 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 453 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous place, out on a point, 180 degree views, and a campground wedding-caked up the side of a hill to offer lots of unimpeded enjoyment for a lot of happy campers. Winds can be quite testy here, be forewarned. The sand can blast your face and make beachcombing a bit tedious for non-kite surfers, but when it's calm it's quite... More 

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Santa Clarita, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a funky restaurant/camp store at the Jalama Beach Campground. We LOVE it!! The Jalama Burger is REALLY a fantastic burger. We compared it to burgers around our town and it beats them all!!! We have to admit we also went there for breakfast and the breakfast burrito was pedestrian..... But go for the burger and you will always... More 

Thank talkslikeaduck
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Windy, but great beach for kite surfing or walking the dog. Sites are not completely private, but acceptable, campground has showers.

Thank Barb M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is a great place to walk, watch birds, fly a kite, or watch kite surfers. Not many shells, but lots of interesting rocks. People were catching surf perch this morning when I walked the beach. And I actually saw a loon sitting on the sand. Strong winds 2 days ago kept us in our RV and the tent... More 

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Elk Grove, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Took a short trip from Lompoc. Took about 30 minutes. Scenery was nice driving to and from. Ate at burger place. Good was pretty good and view was great. Took a walk on beach. Would recommend this place.

Thank McCaffrey
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 576 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were blessed with excellent weather when we drove from Lompoc out to Jalama Beach Park, Santa Barbara County. Were you to do nothing more than drive out and return, we found the drive alone would be worth it. The rolling hills were green and beautiful. THEN what's not-to-like about the Pacific Ocean and its beaches? Loved our visit. A... More 

1 Thank kanbaatar
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went there to see Jalama Beach and have one of the famous Jalama beach cheese burgers. We were not disappointed. I must say that this was one of the best burgers we have ever had. Everything fresh and a great sauce. Order of fries was to much for two people. Don't miss!

Thank 356benhere
Mariposa, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This park is way off the grid. Well it's quite a trip to get to. It will be more than worth your time. You'll be so pleased when you get there the natives are very friendly. It'll cost you 10 bucks to get in. I can't think of anything really negative to say about the place except that there is... More 

1 Thank Steve S
Ventura, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Jalama Beach County Park is part of the Santa Barbara County park system. 107 campsites, 31 with electrical. If you want to be on the sand they have sites without power. Lots of nice sites close or on the beach. We were up on the hillside with a tiny trailer hooked to the electric as it was cold at the... More 

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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful camp area. Very accommodating. Dog friendly. Serene, breathtaking views, close to Santa Rita hills wine country.

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