Carpinteria State Beach, Carpinteria

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Popular for surfing and beachfront camping, Carpinteria State Beach remains a favorite vacation spot for families with kids. Clean and safe for inexperienced swimmers, the beach offers public showers, shady trees, and large grassy fields. The surrounding area features big tar pits, fascinating to watch from afar. After a day of bird watching, swimming surf fishing, and nature walking, check out the local restaurant scene. Add Carpinteria State Beach and other attractions to your Carpinteria trip itinerary using our Carpinteria trip itinerary builder .
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  • Nice campground sites are okay. Some way to close together. Clean restrooms and showers. The host a little overboard about noise after 10. Nice and close to beach and downtown shopping. 1 negative the...  more »
  • Love it! Peaceful, clean, long! I like to be there early on the morning to see sunrise or later to see sunset. There are some restaurants and shops around for your need . During the day it's a little ...  more »
  • school must be out, kids everywhere. lots of people camping here and having a ball. 1st time here and enjoyed it much  more »
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