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Shoreline Park

Shoreline Drive and La Marina Drive, Santa Barbara, CA
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Shoreline Drive and La Marina Drive, Santa Barbara, CA
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The park had parking (paid) and a skateboard practice area. Bikers and joggers have a lovely place to run/walk along the beach. Its nice but nothing special if you live along the Cali coast. The trees are picturesque and there were some interesting birds along...More

Thank gzgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best on a Sunday. An arts and crafts show is on the sidewalk each week. Fun to watch the displays. Also the volleyball games are something to observe. Let’s not forget the best part, the ocean, boats and people. Great promenade.

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The day we arrived there was an amazing art show lined along the sidewalk. Very very talented artists. The views are amazing - beach in front and mountains in back - it doesn't get any better.... Traffic was the only downside.

Thank Bossy075
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a very nice park with a beautiful view lined with very tall palm trees making it quite picturesque. There is a long pathway along the beach that you can stroll, bike or jog or walk the dog>.it is located near the Santa Barbra cliffs....More

Thank Rockdoc7
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful park by the beach. You can have a relaxing stroll, jog, ride a bike or just go to the beach and have a picnic. Great place to enjoy the sunny weather and people watch.

Thank Phi S
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Shoreline Park is located on the cliff in Santa Barbara. It's about 1 mile all the way around and Easley parking. I live across the street and walk down most days that I'm home. There is access to the beach and a playground for children.

Thank Rocky J
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We spend our summers in Santa Barbara and bring out two dogs with us. The Shoreline Park is one of our favorite place to walk our dogs, have a picnic or just have a nice stroll. It is also a good way to meet locals...More

Thank Vickypf2017
Reviewed 15 August 2017

a magnificent place to chill out and relax. Use the path to ride a bike, surrey or walk along the beach and stare out at the Pacific Ocean. On Sunday's you can check out the arts and crafts show. Watch the boats and the wind...More

Thank Edmundo_de_ABQ
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The shoreline park is a great place to walk along or ride a bicycle in the afternoon, you can spend a good few hours just cruising along people watching

Thank Pee42
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Wonderful walk on a sidewalk along the cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Public restrooms are available along with grassy fields and a playground. You can keep heading east along the sidewalk to head down to Leadbetter Beach and the harbor. A must visit!

Thank Brett S
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Response from expectquality1942 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Yes, there are a many places for just such an activity. Shoreline is a little louder and more of a picnic feel than other beach spots. So Shoreline is good if you want a place to BBQ and have a "party" kind of... More
1 April 2015|
Response from Maria A | Reviewed this property |
I wish I knew the answer to that question. I have been there a few times and will go again as my family lives in that area I have always felt that it was just plain luck to see them but if I find out I will post it.