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2225 HIGHWAY 154 | SANTA BARBARA, CA 93105 RECORDED INFO: 805 686 - 5054 GATE: 805 - 686 - 5055 | RESERVATIONS: 805 - 568 - 2460

SBPARKS.ORG

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Appliance & Plumbing Repair Air Conditioning Transmission Brakes Engine Work Electrical

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215 Avenue of the Flags • Buellton, CA 93427

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Nature Center & Gift Store

RV Parts & Supplies “We are just a phone call away!”

Bob Castillo • Owner - Since 1970

April 8 201

Hands-on exhibits focusing on the local valley and mountain environment.

10% Off Gift Shop Purchase Nature Center & Gift Store Hours

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• Groceries • Meats • Camping Supplies

805-688-3236

608 Alamo Pintado Road Solvang, CA 93463 Website: nielsensmarket.com Mobile Website: m.nielsensmarket.com 3 7 am - 10 pm Daily Rio Vista Chevrolet 390 E. Hwy. 246 Buellton, CA 93427 (888) 376-3958 ◆ $89.95 Certified “DIESEL” oil change ◆ $49.95 Certified “Gas” Dexos synthetic blend oil change

◆ Loaner Vehicles available upon service & repair ◆ Tire Price Match Guarantee on most tires with any competitor within 50 miles

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Tues - Sat 10 AM - 4 PM Sun 10 AM - 2 PM

FREE Admission!

www.clnaturecenter.org 805-693-0691

Camping Our Facilities - Great care has been taken to make our facilities accessible to everyone. Numerous children’s playgrounds, fishing piers, and hiking trails await you and your family. You’ll find a fully stocked General Store, gas station, and hot showers (coin-operated). Each campsite contains a picnic table. All but full hook-up sites have a BBQ pit. RV and Tent Camping - RV and tent camping are available year-round by reservation. There are full and partial hook-up sites for RVs, and individual sites for tents. Up to 4 sites can be reserved online at www.sbparks.org. Cabins - Cabins have all the comforts of home. Three of the cabins sleep 6 and overlook the marina area. A fourth sleeps 4 and is ADA accessible. Each cabin is furnished with a full service kitchen, dining and common area, beds, and a TV with satellite cable. Reserve cabins and check current fees online. Yurt Camping - A blend of tent and teepee, yurts feature platform beds to sleep 3 to 6, lockable door, lighting and heating, and screened windows in the fabric siding. Yurts are set on bluffs with access to the lakeshore. Cooking or smoking is not allowed in yurts. Reserve online at www.sbparks.org. Group Camping Areas - There are 10 group camping sites, each with a large BBQ pit and numerous picnic tables. Make reservations  online. Live Oak Camp - Just down the road are 40 acres of oak woodland that you can book for large group camping or special events. A sizable covered cooking and eating area includes walk-in refrigerator, sinks, stoves, ovens, and BBQ grills. The Live Oak Music Festival hosts some 1,500 overnight campers and 2,000 day guests here each summer. For more information about Live Oak Camp contact the Senior Ranger 805-686-5097.


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1095 Meadowvale Rd. Ste G Santa Ynez, CA 93460

901 E. Ocean Ave. Lompoc, CA 93436

805-688-4235

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45 Min. From Cachuma Lake

(805) 459-1310

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2850 El Camino Real Atascadero, CA 93422

(805) 464-4700

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Park Rules • As the lake is a source for drinking water, any body contact with the water is prohibited by the State Health Department. This includes swimming, wading, and water-skiing. • All vehicles must display a Park receipt. This receipt may be revoked without refund for violation of Park rules at any time. • 15 mph is the speed limit on all Park roads. • Riding in boats while on trailers (except at the launch ramp) or in truck beds (throughout the Park) is prohibited. • Motorized cycles and scooters are not allowed in the Park. All vehicles and golf carts must be street legal. • Camping and picnicking are allowed in designated areas and by permit only. Individual campsites are limited to 2 vehicles and 8 people. Single vehicles pay the appropriate fee to secure a hook-up or dry site. A second vehicle can join the site at an additional per-night fee.

• Helmets are required for bicycle, scooter, or skateboard riders under the age of 18. • Waste materials and gray water should be disposed of at the dump station (across from the Marina parking lot). Disposal of these materials on the ground or in the lake is prohibited. • Day use hours (and fees) apply from 6 am to sunset. Anyone entering the park outside these hours will be charged a camping fee. • Park users are required to keep their site clean. Violators will be cited and evicted. • Persons under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to camp. • Quiet time is 10 pm to 7 am. Radios, generators, and any activities that annoy neighboring campers are not allowed. • Firearms (including BB guns and rifles), fireworks, and explosives are prohibited. Violators will be cited and evicted from the Park.

• Fires are only permitted in established fire pits and grills or Ranger-approved containers. Open ground fires are not allowed. Visitors must entirely extinguish all fires before leaving them unattended. Firewood is only permitted from local sources in order to prevent the spread of insect pests and disease. Please do not import firewood. • Collecting, damaging, or removing any wood, downed branches, plants, archaeological materials, animals, and rocks is strictly prohibited by law. • Pets must have proof of rabies vaccination and be on a leash of 6 feet or less. Owners must clean up after their pets. Vicious or very noisy animals will not be allowed. Dogs and pets must not be left unattended anywhere in the Park. • Campsites are available by reservation at www.sbparks.org. A vehicle, the driver of that vehicle, and a valid license for that driver are required to be present when registering for a campsite.

Fishing & Boating Cachuma Boat Rentals - A bait/tackle shop, along with a gas station is located for your convenience on the Marina dock. One-day fishing licenses are available for purchase. Boats and kayaks may be rented, and mooring services are available. A driver’s license or ID is required with a security deposit. Stop by the Marina or call 805-688-4040 for details or visit their website, www.rockymountainrec.com. Go Fish - Cachuma is one of Southern California’s finest fishing lakes due to its rocky drop-offs and shallow areas. Pick up a map at the Marina to locate the best places to catch small and large mouth bass, rainbow trout, crappie, and catfish. A fishing license is required for those age 16 and up. Licenses are available at the Marina. Shoreline fishing is permitted within the campground. Fishing Tournaments - Privately-sponsored tournaments of 8 boats or more are allowed with prior Park permission. State Fish and Wildlife permits may also be required. Contact 805-686-5097 for more information. Boat Size Requirements - Boats must be of standard design and a minimum 10 feet long, 42 inches wide, and 12 inches deep in the passenger carrying space. • Inflatables must have a rigid floorboard, a solid transom, and 2 or more inflatable chambers. Boats under 12 feet long and 48 inches wide may carry no more than 2 persons. • Collapsibles must be at least 12 feet long bow to stern, may not carry more than 2 persons, and may not carry a motor weighing more than 50 pounds. All collapsibles must display a Coast Guard certificate for design and manufacturer. Sailing Regulations - For information on sailing on Cachuma Lake, contact the front gate at 805-686-5055.

Boating Regulations - Body contact with lake is not permitted. Outboards, kayaks, and patio deck pontoons can be rented, and private boats can be launched for a fee. Boating is allowed every day of the year except Christmas day. All state boating regulations are enforced. Please also abide by the rules that follow, and do not enter the restricted areas indicated on the map in this bulletin. Current state registration (decal and number) must be displayed.

• Mandatory Boat Inspection: All boats and kayaks/canoes must pass an aquatic invasive species inspection. All boats are quarantined. All kayaks/ canoes must be washed. See full details at www.sbparks.org. • Lake hours posted at launching ramp and harbor entrances are strictly enforced. • Lake speed limits from 3 mph to 40 mph (posted at the Marina) must be followed. • Personal floatation device (PFD) vests must be worn by children 11 or younger at all times on the lake and are recommended for all. State regulations require one PFD be on board for the operator and for each rider aboard the vessel. Ask Park or Marina staff for additional advice. • Boats may not pass within 100 feet of the stern of any boat displaying a white trolling flag.

• If you are boating when a storm develops, try to find a sheltered area. Call 805-686-5055 for assistance, or 911 for emergencies. • Buoys, buoy lines, and log booms designate shallow waters and closed areas. Do not tie up to these or cross into closed areas. • Landing boats is permitted along the campground shoreline only. • Passengers are not permitted to ride in boats on trailers. • It is illegal to dump refuse in the lake or along the shore. • Kayaks and canoes are permitted and must pass an inspection and wash. Personal flotation devices must be worn at all times. Check www.sbparks.org for additional rules and regulations. Safety first: become familiar with the lake map before launching.

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Campsite registration with park staff is required before occupying a site.

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Nature Activities Eagle and Wildlife Lake Cruises - Climb aboard the thirty passenger “Osprey” for a 2-hour lake tour of Cachuma’s wildlife and history with a Park Naturalist. Nov. - Feb., tours focus on migratory birds, including bald eagles. Mar. - Oct. the cruise looks at local wildlife, wild flowers, and resident birds. Nov. - Feb. cruises run Friday and Saturday 10 am and 2 pm, Sunday 10 am only. Mar. - Oct. cruises run Friday 3 pm; Saturday 10 am and 3 pm, Sunday 10 am only. Reservations are recommended by calling 805-568-2460 (M-F), 805-686-5055 (weekends), or in person at the main office. Fees are $15/adults; $10/kids age 4 to 12. Sorry, no children under the age of 4. Trails and Nature Programs - There are four miles of trails within the Park. Pick up a trail guide at the front gate or the Naturalist’s Office. Every Saturday, a guided Nature Walk departs from the Nature Center at 10 am. Kids earn a badge in the Junior Ranger program, every Saturday, 12:30 to 1:30 pm (fee $2). On summer weekend evenings, campfire and astronomy programs are also held at the Fireside Theater. See flyers in Park for times and special events, or visit www. sbparks.org.

The Neal Taylor Nature Center houses intriguing hands-on displays and exhibits featuring local wildlife, plant communities, geology, Chumash traditional culture, Bradbury Dam history, and a gift and book shop. Open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm; Sunday, 10 am - 2 pm. Free admission with Park entry. For special programming, go to www.clnaturecenter.org.

2225 Hwy. 154 • Santa Barbara, CA 93105 11 Motor Boats, Pontoons & Kayaks available first come first served

Open 7 Days A Week

(Weather Permitting Except Christmas Day)

Stop by the Camp Store for Gas, Beer, Ice & More

RV & Tent Camping, Cottages, Cabins, Safari Tents. Pools, Spa, Store, Weekend Meals, Guided Trail Rides Guest Corrals & Horse Camping 12 Overnight Reservations: 805-683-5687 or 877-570-2267 15 min. East on Hwy 154, Left on Paradise Rd 5.5 mi. Horseback Rides: Call 805-683-5110 for horse rides.

www.rancho-oso.com

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Gourmet Deli

Rio Market Wine & Spirits Beer • Ice Wood Fine Local Wine 14A Mexican Food

805-688-3111

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Sit-down Breakfast - 7AM

Fine Local, Imported & Allocated Wines Craft Beers Gourmet Cheese Coffee Bar • Bakery Produce 14B Fresh Olive Oils

(805) 688-5115 2621 Highway 154 • Santa Ynez, CA 93460

Deli • Meats • Cheeses FIne Local Wines Ice • Wood

805-688-6750

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Come Join Us!

We offer custom quantities and flavors on all of our goodies. • Breads • Cupcakes• Cakes • Quiches• Cookies • Sandwiches• Pies • Salads• Pastries • Beverages

(URBAN GENERAL STORE & COFFEEHOUSE) 3558-A Sagunto Street Santa Ynez, 93460 www.ValleyGrindCoffee.com

3563 Numancia St., Ste. 104, Santa Ynez, CA 93460

(805)

688-4856

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Open Tuesday-Saturday • 7:30am-2:30pm www.thebakers-table.com

Call us to help you plan a custom menu. Perfect for holidays, events, meetings, retreats, or even picnics! Selections and pricing may vary. Contact Amy (805) 688-4856 amy@thebakers-table.com

Shipping, Fax & Copy Service Mon. - Fri. 8:30 - 6:30 • Sat. 9:00 - 5:00

Your Hometown Drugstore

805-688-6898

18 3576 Madera St. • Santa Ynez

Drugs • Sundries • Gifts • Cards

stardrugsantaynez.com

PC Mechanical Inc.

Offering All Types of Repairs on Motorhomes, Travel Trailers, and Horse Trailers 19

www.pcmechanical.com

Notary • Print • Copy • Scan Pack • Ship • Fax • Email M-F 8:30-6 • Sat 9-3:30

805-688-7116 606 Alamo Pintado, #3 Solvang, CA

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Amenities Take a dip in our pool. Pools are generally open Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day, with additional days as well. Please check schedules and swim session times posted in the park and online. Fees: $3 per swimmer, regardless of age, for a two hour session. The pool can fill to capacity; arrive early to purchase tickets up to one half hour before each session and through the remainder of the session. The General Store is open year-round and is stocked with groceries, camping equipment, and souvenirs. Gasoline and propane are also available.

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