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Jalama Beach County Park

Jalama Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436
(805) 568-2460
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Uncrowded beach and small campground

Our intention was to find an uncrowded beach not too far from Santa Barbara to just sit and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
KarenK518
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Corona, California
via mobile
An awesome beach

This beach is awesome. The sand was clean with not a lot of bugs. The campground area was also... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
jenniferlinch2
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (42 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (10 reviews)
“winding road” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
Jalama Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436
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(805) 568-2460
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"kite surfers"
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"great camping"
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"general store"
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"long windy"
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"tar balls"
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"fries"
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"these guys"
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"orange county"
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"campground area"
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"ocean view"
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Our intention was to find an uncrowded beach not too far from Santa Barbara to just sit and enjoy the ocean. The reviews of a train trestle near this County Park was an added incentive. After driving 14 miles on a winding road we reached...More

Thank KarenK518
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This beach is awesome. The sand was clean with not a lot of bugs. The campground area was also clean. I can't wait to go back.

Thank jenniferlinch2
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Nice drive through the hills to the beach...however the road is old and rough in some spots...excellent day at the beach...we were able to allow our dog to run free on the beach away from the crowd...however the oil on the beach was a surprise...gets...More

Thank Ron T
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

A beautiful beach in an isolated large stretch of land. Many beach breaks and spectacularly large vistas. No wonder it has been the place of so many ship wrecks. Windy exposed coast just north of Point Conception. Great camping and cool little store a tiny...More

Thank expectquality1942
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

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...More

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

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...More

Thank talkslikeaduck
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 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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Reviewed 23 April 2017

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...More

Thank F7927GImaryl
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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
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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...More

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ekinabq
4 June 2018|
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Response from Alco251 | Reviewed this property |
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Robert N
23 March 2016|
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Response from Whitney M |
I am not aware of any bike rentals in the area. This beach is better suited for walking in the sand
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Margaret M
20 July 2015|
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Response from Elaine H | Reviewed this property |
If you are going just to eat, you can get free parking for one hour as long as you get the restaurant to stamp your pass. Otherwise, it's $10.00 for the day!
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