A quick skip from Santa Barbara, the Goleta fishing pier & beach town is centrally located to several State Park Campsites. Some of the best beaches of the Santa Barbara, or SoCal coastline for that matter, are located along here. The ranger station for the Los Padres National Forest is headquartered here. Isla Vista - the majority of college students live near here for UCSB, University of California Santa Barbara.
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Santa Barbara County
North of Santa Barbara
parks, forests, rivers & lakes:
El Capitan State Beach
Refugio Beach Campground
Upper Oso @ Lake Cachuma
Lake Cachuma Campground
Rancho Oso Campground
Jalama Beach County Park
Central Coast Beach Camping
Small beach town with fishing pier and decent surf. U.C. Santa Barbara. This small coastal community is next door to Isla Vista, the college neighborhood.
Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce
271 N. Fairview, Suite 104, Goleta CA 93116
Country Catering Market & Delicatessen
City of Goleta
UC Santa Barbara
Lassen's Natural Foods
Goleta Surfing Site
Los Padres Forest Watch
Goleta Monarch Butterfly Grove
Santa Barbara Time Bank
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