Santa Barbara Island Closed Due to Storm Damage
Santa Barbara Island is closed to public access due to damage from the recent storms to the pier landing ladder. The closure will be in place until a new ladder can be fabricated and installed. The closure is expected to last over a month. More »
Public Closures on Santa Barbara Island
Certain Santa Barbara Island trails are closed to all public entry to proctect breeding populations of California brown pelicans. More »
The park and concessionaires offer many different programs for kids. Please click on the links above or visit For Teachers for more information.
In addition, many programs listed in the Guided Tours are suitable for "kids" of all ages.
The park site bulletins listed below also provide information to help children discover and protect the park.
Did You Know?
Although the park is within 60 miles of 18 million people, it is home to 175 miles of pristine undeveloped coastline.