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El Capitan State Beach, California

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#131 of 169 in Beaches in California
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El Capitan State Beach is located in California. Add El Capitan State Beach and other attractions to your Santa Ynez trip itinerary using our Santa Ynez itinerary builder.
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  • Fun day at the beach, incredible waves. Water initially cold but adjusted right away to temperature. Lots of families and couples of all ages. There are life guards but it is the ocean so parents stay...  more »
  • Went here with our family because we were staying at the Ocean Mesa RV Park- it has full hook ups. It was a short bike ride away to get the beach. It is really beautiful when you are there. Kids were ...  more »
  • Had a great time. Camping was great. Camped in a trailer. All dry camping, no hookups but space #42 was great. Short walk to the beach. Great way to relax at the beach. Dog friendly. Camp site had fir...  more »

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