CLOSED BEACHES: Carpinteria State Beach, including Carpinteria City Beach Goleta Update by the Public Health Department 12:30 p.m., February 2, 2018 Ocean water samples were taken on Wednesday, January 31, for select beaches where ocean water had previously exceeded standard Due to COVID-19, the following California beaches are closed (current as of 4/24): San Diego. Santa Barbara County parks, open spaces, beaches remain open for day use. To get to the Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve, take the Bailard Avenue Exit off Highway 101 in Carpinteria and drive toward the ocean where you’ll find a parking lot. Local beaches will not be closed by state order, although Santa Barbara County Public Health officials have warned that crowding could result in restrictions.. Gov. Santa Barbara County Health urges caution ahead of Labor Day weekend. If beachgoers can maintain social distancing then Carpinteria beaches will remain open, according to City Manager Dave Durflinger. KEYT | 3d. Altogether, there are now 98 state parks and beaches with closed parking, located in 23 of California’s 58 counties. ... Santa Barbara County (All State Beaches closed to vehicular traffic) Carpinteria State Beach; List updated Nov. 6, 2020 Total # of parks fully closed: 11 (State Operated – 8; Locally Operated – 3) Today’s update to the COVID-19 full closure list includes park units operated by California State Parks and other park operators. SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. — With coronavirus cases trending downward, the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department is taking extra precaution to allow for additional reopenings in the near future. CARPINTERIA BEACHES CLOSED. Californians looking to get out of the house amid the coronavirus emergency should avoid these state parks and beaches, which have closed off to … Starting today, beach parking is closed on the city lots at the end of Linden, Elm, Holly and Ash avenues, as well as the diagonal parking spaces on Linden Avenue south of the railroad tracks. Amid a statewide surge in coronavirus cases, Ventura County plans to close its beaches to the public for the Fourth of July weekend, the county's health officer told Eyewitness News. The Carpinteria Bluffs beach is also close to the Tar Pits Park, so you will find places where tar is seeping up through the ground. During this time the beach is closed 750 feet in both directions. We welcome your visit and ask that when visiting local parks that you practice social distancing and adhere to guidelines for spending time outside alone or … I think it’s cool, some people may think ewww, whatever – it’s nature! Earlier in the pandemic, Martin County closed and limited its beaches to residents over concerns of people from South Florida filling its beaches and potentially spreading COVID-19. Low tide at Carpinteria Bluffs Beach means it’s time to explore the tide pools. Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) 11/05/2020.