(Yes! we are open during COVID 19.....Camping restrictions are only for STATE parks, Every site has its own bathroom thats cleaned after each stay and a bottle of bleach is provided) This rustic top of the hillside glampsite, offers clear 360 degree unobstructed views of the gorgeous Sierra Madre mountains. Perfect for a medium sized group or family looking for the full
(Yes! we are open during COVID 19.....Camping restrictions are only for STATE parks, Every site has its own bathroom thats cleaned after each stay and a bottle of bleach is provided) This rustic top of the hillside glampsite, offers clear 360 degree unobstructed views of the gorgeous Sierra Madre mountains. Perfect for a medium sized group or family looking for the full private experience. Hilltop canyon provides a medium sized fire pit and a cooking fire ring to cook and entertain! Overlooking the canyons and the property, this gem of a spot gives the guest a larger panoramic view of the area. 100 feet from this birds eye view campsite is our newly built outdoor shower with hot water! With hiking and bike trails a few steps from the campsite, this part of the property promises an experience to remember! Outdoor shower with hot water and attached outhouse gives the guest the full "glamping" experience.
-WHAT IS PROVIDED-
Hand sanitizer/ Dishwashing tub with dish soap provided/ 1 picnic table with huge cover/ Lanterns/ Lighter/deck of cards/ utensil caddy/solar lights around site /roll of toilet paper/ cleaning supplies/ firewood delivery/ Trash Bins/ Trash pickup (no need to take your trash)/ Compost Toilet
-WHAT TO BRING-
Tent or Rv/Van/Trailer (extra charge for RvS OVER 34 FT $10 flat fee whole trip/ propane and grill (we provide a rack for the fire to cook/ cooking utensils/ bodywash and shampoo (because of COVID I cannot provide linens or soaps or utensils)/ Linens/ Pillows/ Back up battery’s (we offer battery packs and twin mattresses for rent).
-WHAT IS FOR RENT OR PURCHASE-
(1) Bundle of firewood 12-15 logs $12. Will deliver for you.
(2) Twin mattresses- $15 per mattress for 2 days. $6 per day there after. (If available)
(1) 110v/220w portable power station- $35 for 2 days (recharge available at no cost). (If available they rent quick)
At base price this site allows 8 people (yes kids are people). Max is 16 people no exceptions. Any people over 8 is $15 per person per day.
Up to 3 cars for this site at base price (Rvs/trailers and vans welcome! Under 30 ft). Max is 5 at $10 per car flat fee no matter the length of stay. For instance, if you have 5 cars you would pay 20 more dollars even if you stayed 1 day or 4.
-RULES ON PETS-
Max 3 pets allowed on site. Pets must be under 75lbs. Pets must be vaccinated. We have a one strike rule on pets. If your pets wander off camp and disturb other campers, they must be on leash the rest of trip.
Hello! Our names are Ricky and Nathan. We cannot wait to host you and your group! We're excited to share our property with those who appreciate nature and what seclusion in the mountains has to offer. Located deep in the Cuyama Valley, close to wine country, and booming local vineyards (1.25 hrs past Ojai and 45 minutes past Santa Maria) our ranch promises the getaway experience you've been looking for.
The Ranch is 85 acres with majestic mountain views and vast canyons for hiking and trail access. During the spring and summer months, the smell of sage and wildflowers fill the air. Surrounded by the Los Padres Mountains and located deep within the Cuyama Valley, this ranch gives the visitor the high-desert experience of their dreams. For the hikers and explorers out there, the ranch offers trails and roads that access different property gems. There is a designated area for tent camping and for RV's, Trailers, Vans, and tiny homes (no electric yet for RVs). The ranch is completely private and secluded, off HWY 166. We welcome all animals, big and small, and offer a massive enclosed dog run, for when visitors are gone or hiking. If we are present during your visit, our 2 dogs and our potbelly pig, Basil, will be there to greet you and take all your treats!
- Check in: After 2PM
- Check out: Before 12PM
- Cancellation policy: Strict
- On arrival: Meet and greet
- Minimum nights: 1 night
- Accepts bookings: 12 months out Weeknight discount: 5% off
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Fantastic hosts with a view.
Nathan and Ricky were were extremely considerate and accommodating hosts. They provided us with great directions and made this location simple to find. The campsite was exactly what we needed with a quiet spot to use as a base location to explore Cuyama and come back to relax by the fire. You can tell they put a lot of work into the great outhouse and outdoor shower that is available. Even though my trailer had a shower, we used the outdoor shower. Thanks guys and we will see you again I am sure.
If you don't stay here you are dumb
Couldn't of picked a better week to stay at Cuyama Oaks Ranch! When we arrived Nathan was there to greet us on his four wheeler with a bright attitude and soon after basil came and visited us at the campsite! Everything was as they described it was gorgeous outside so we were able to take a hot shower with the propane and we did it at twilight so we can see the stars. I would do this again in a heartbeat it was decently priced and this site is probably the most private site out of all of them. Stay here !
Everything i knew hipcamp could be
Read below to hear me wax poetic about experience. To sum up-Beautiful drive into the property, friendly hosts, open spaces, privacy, private water spigot/shower/bathrooms, minimal rules, fires allowed, animals for the kids, shaded picnic table, fires allowed, cute animals, no virus risk, fields of daisies and poppies, awesome hiking, and would allow larger group under normal circumstances.
My husband, toddler, baby and I stayed at Cuyama Oaks in our Class B van RV during the outbreak. Nathan drove out to meet us on on his quad and escorted us to our spot. He explained the property boundaries, gave directions to the private hiking trails, and answered a few of my questions.
I was so spoiled by our hipcamp experience that I'm going to have a hard time going back to regular peasant campgrounds after this. The covered picnic table and fire ring with removable cooking grate were perfect. He even put a nice table cloth and flowers on our table. Neighboring campsites were visible but far enough away that you could play music or run a generator as you wish without worrying about anyone or being bothered by them.
We didn't need to use the outhouse toilet because we had our own but it was spotless in there and zero smell when I peaked in. Outdoor shower would have been fun to use but the weather made the prospect of showering outdoors too daunting.
My husband took a long run on one of the longer beautiful ridge hikes and the family took a "hike" aka .9 mile walk along an easy loop with our toddler. She was in hog heaven which was only complete after seeing an actual pig named basil and a bunch of baby chicks on the way back. This was followed by using the campsite's spigot to water the fields of flowers with her watering can.
I'd love to go back with our extended family when it's safe to gather in groups again. 3 hours from Orange County was a perfect distance to get away conveniently.
Staying on the Hilltop camp spot was awesome. private with a outhouse and hot shower and best part is the trail in front of the camp. glad I brought my mountain bike to do some exploring with my pup. Nathan was great with information and getting back within min of texting him.
Camping at Cuyama Oaks was just blissful! The sites were gorgeous and well appointed and maintained. We appreciated the nice little touches and decor to make it really feel like a glamp. The outdoor shower was hot and fresh and even the composting toilet was clean and inviting. We felt safe and comfortable on the land. We loved the solar lights that illuminated the paths at night. Nathan's directions and guidance made the site easy to find. This was our first Hipcamp and loved the experience.
Our stay was perfect! Nathan and Ricky were very accommodating and were quick to answer any questions. The views were beautiful and hiking trails were right awesome. Would definitely stay here again!