Friday Bird Walk: Location Change – Goleta Beach/Lower Atascadero Creek

Date & Time

Friday, August 24, 2018
8:30 am - 10:30 am

Location: Goleta Beach Park / Atascadero Creek

Sandspit Road,Goleta, CA 93117
Because of Google’s new policy of charging for map use, use:
Map: Goleta Beach Park
if you need a map to the location.

Target Birds:

  • Herons
  • Egrets
  • Belted Kingfisher
  • Osprey
  • & Others


From Hwy 101 north-bound:

  • From Hwy 101 take Hwy 217 towards UCSB
  • Exit to Sandspit Road (Exit 1)
  • At the Stop Sign turn left towards ocean

From Hwy 101 south-bound:

  • Exit at Fairview Avenue (Exit 105)
  • Follow Fairview Avenue through the stop light and past the airport
  • The road eventually becomes Sandspit Road

For everyone:

  • After Sandspit Road turns left and goes under the hwy 217 overpass
  • Turn right into Goleta Beach Park and cross the bridge
  • Turn left at the stop sign
  • Park in the parking lot
  • We will meet in the lot near the bathrooms by the Beachside Bar Cafe

Trip Coordinator: Peter Thompson

Contact Peter for information or questions at

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