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  Map: Santa Barbara Section 27 |   Point: sb27-

Name or Prominent Feature:
Refugio State Beach
Area: Refugio
UTM Coordinates
- Zone: 10
- Easting: 769104
- Northing: 3817423
Decimal Degrees Coordinates
- Longitude: -120.070434
- Latitude: 34.463302
Location: So. of Hwy 101 at Refugio Rd.
Nearest Milepost
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  • Entrance or Parking Fee
  • Hiking Trail
  • CCC Access Point
  • Parking
  • Facilities for Disabled
  • Beach Trail
  • Restrooms
  • Natural Surface Trail
  • Lifeguard
  • Fishing
  • Improved Surface
  • Campground
  • Surfing
  • Showers
  • Firepits
  • Signage
  • Bike Path


  • This beautiful park is truly a 'Refugio' with a creek and oasis in the backbeach. Camping and enroute camps are very nice, and the Aviso Trail leads south to El Capitan State Beach.


     

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      • A nice oasis and palm trees cool the campgrounds on the beach.
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      • A sandy beach for visitors offers a good view of the surfers offshore.
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      • The Aviso Hike and Bike Trail starts near the entrance to the campground.
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      • Looking back from the Aviso trail gives a good view of the entire cove.