Live Oak Day Use Area

The Live Oak Day Use Area is on Paradise Road 7.0 miles from Highway 154.

Live Oak Day Use Area includes 59 parking spaces, 33 picnic tables and 33 pedestal grills.  There are two vault toilet buildings.

Water is not provided. All sites are fully accessible.  The Santa Ynez River is adjacent to Live Oak Day Use Area.

Area amenities: Picnic tables, BBQs, Parking, trash, water play.

As of November 1, 2016, the Live Oak Day Use Picnic Area will no longer be an Adventure Pass Recreation site. This day use site will be managed by the Parks Management for the Forest Service.

  • $10 per vehicle
  • or you can purchase and use the Parks Management Annual Day Use Pass for $50.


From Highway 154 turn east Paradise Road. Follow for 7 miles to the site.