Just south of Santa Barbara, Carpinteria State Beach offers camping, picnicking and beach activities year-round. Naturally occurring surface tar still collects along the beach, but does not seem to affect its popularity. Phone (805) 968-1033 or (805) 684-2811 for more information.
Anacapa Loop: Sites 5 and 15 as well as Group sites, Bobcat and Fox are accessible. One combination restroom/shower building is accessible in the Anacapa loop.
Santa Cruz Loop: Sites 38, 52, and 64 are accessible and 2 generally accessible combination restroom/shower buildings are in the Santa Cruz Loop.
Several accessible picnic sties, including the shaded group areas are accessible. Fully accessible parking spaces and restroom are located in the day use area.
The Tar Pit, Jellybowl, and Ranger Office parking lots each have 3 designated accessible parking spaces and are near beach access. Call (805) 684-2811 to reserve a beach wheelchair.
Campfire Center: The campfire center (located between the Anacapa and Santa Cruz Loop) has both upper and lower accessible seating areas.