June Kicks Off Best Summer in Years to Visit Lake
Lake Cachuma Recreation Area bubbles to life after rainy winter. Read story.
Wide expanses of beach and gentle surf make this beach a walker's paradise
Wide expanses of beach, gentle surf, and excellent claming during periods of minus tides make this beach a walker's paradise. There is lots of space in the park for day use or overnight stays. Read story.
Great sunset views, a harbor seal preserve and plenty of beach to explore.
Great sunset views, a harbor seal preserve and plenty of beach to explore in either direction. Read story.
Carpinteria Beach in the evening light
Carpinteria advertises itself as having the "world's safest beaches". The beach walking here is pretty cool. Read story.
Surf Paradise and a Great Beach Walk Too!
Though widely regarded as one of California's premier surf spots, Rincon Beach provides a wonderful place to explore the wide, sandy beaches. Read story.
Santa's gone but the beach walking is still great
Santa's long gone but the beach walking is still great. When the tide's low you can meander as far as you'd like towards the harbor. Or you can just hang out on one of the nicest sand beaches on the coast. Read story.