Day-use entry to Jalama Beach is charged at $10 per vehicle, and leashed dogs are also welcome, with proof of current rabies vaccination, for an additional for $3 per dog.
The entry fee is payable at the Ranger Kiosk as you drive in at the gate. Annual day-use permits are also available, with discounts for seniors, veterans and Santa Barbara County residents.
There is a grocery store and grill restaurant on site, along with a picnic area with tables. Jalama Beach is open for day use from 6 am to sunset daily.