The Outdoor School

at Rancho Alegre

Our Site

The Outdoor School is located across from Lake Cachuma on Highway 154 (16 miles northeast of Santa Barbara) at Rancho Alegre Boy Scout Camp. Our site includes several miles of hiking trails that meander through chaparral, streams, and oak woodland habitats surrounded by US Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management and California State Land.

The Outdoor School is located across from Lake Cachuma on Highway 154 (16 miles northeast of Santa Barbara) at Rancho Alegre Boy Scout Camp. Our site includes several miles of hiking trails that meander through chaparral, streams, and oak woodland habitats surrounded by US Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management and California State Land. 

Dining Hall 

Our dining hall serves three buffet-style meals each day and our guests consistently rave about our food. Our camp chef and kitchen staff are excellent at accommodating dietary allergies and restrictions

New Cabins

We have 4 newly built dorms that are equipped with a heater, and include both an indoor bathroom and indoor shower.