El Capitan State Beach Campout

  • 7 Jun 2018
  • 2:00 PM
  • 10 Jun 2018
  • 12:00 PM
  • El Capitan State Beach, Santa Barbara
  • 3


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El Capitan State Beach Campout: June 7-10, 2018

This extremely popular beach west of Santa Barbara off U.S. Highway 101, is a perfect place to enjoy camping, hiking, surfing, picnicking, and beach walking. Lush sycamores and oaks flourish along El Capitán Creek at the entry to the state beach. Tall bluff-top groves are visible for miles along the terraced coastline. At El Capitán, the moderate climate brings cool fog during the summer months. A stairway provides access from the bluffs to the beach area.

The 2018 AIDS/LifeCycle bike ride from SF to LA is scheduled to pass directly by El Capitán on Day 6 of the tour, (Friday, June 8th). We will plan to “cheer-on” the riders as they pass the campground on their way toward Paradise Pit in Santa Barbara!

El Capitán SB is located off Hwy 101 seventeen miles west of Santa Barbara. from Hwy 101 North- or Southbound, take Exit 117 for El Capitan State Beach. Proceed south toward the ocean and the park entrance. RV's not recommended as sites have no hookups for electricity or water. Parking is limited to 2 cars per campsite. Parking fee of $10 per car/night will be changed at the entrance kiosk, so please carpool if at all possible.

If anyone wants to lead a hike for this trip please give me a call or email me  


Thursday, 6/7

2 pm to 4pm........Check-in / Welcome-time

8 pm...........Group campfire

Friday, 6/8  

@Noon.......“Cheer on” AIDS/LifeCycle Riders

8 pm............Group campfire activities

Saturday, 6/9

8 am............Breakfast (Provided)

10 am..........Hike

7 pm............Group Potluck Dinner

8 pm............Group campfire

Sunday, 6/10


Bring your ten essentials (listed on GO website at: www.greatoutdoorsla.org/essen.html), camping/cooking gear, firewood, food, warm/cool weather clothing and swimming suits if you plan to do water activities or sun bathe. Carpooling is recommended to help reduce gas cost and parking.

$40 Members

$65 Non-Members

Cancellation policy: full refund given at least eight (8) days prior to the departure (by May 30th) no refunds after that.

Contact: Scott Kuther at scott@kuthersmith.com or (760) 333-4563




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