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Santa Barbara Beaches

Learn about the best beaches, surf and sand in Santa Barbara, California

Santa Barbara Beach Pictures
Take a photo tour of the Santa Barbara Beaches - volleyball players, surfers and ocean views

Santa Barbara County Nude Beaches
Places where you can play on the beach "au naturel".

Santa Barbara Beach Camping
If you're looking for a Santa Barbara beach where you can go camping, this list is for you.

East Beach
Loosely defined, East Beach encompasses the sandy waterfront from Stearns Wharf east. Toward the east end of the beach, you'll find a big beach house facility and volleyball nets.

Arroyo Burro Beach
This long, sandy beach is protected by cliffs, making it less windy and warmer than others in the area. It's also one of the nearest points to the Channel Islands, giving a nice view.

Butterfly Beach
Butterfly Beach is a favorite beach of Santa Barbara residents. It's a long, sandy beach with a gentle slope, a good place to walk or to play in the waves.

Rincon Beach
Rincon Beach is one of California's most popular surfing spots, and on a busy weekend day, you may see as many as 30 or 40 surfers here, sitting on their boards waiting to catch a wave.

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