We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sespe Creek

Ojai, CA
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
100%
Ranked #7 of 9 Attractions in Ojai
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: Scenic 35-mile river run with a Class V rating.
Write a Review

6 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    3
    3
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
California
Top Contributor
1,217 reviews 1,217 reviews
782 attraction reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Hiking the Sespe River is great fun. Seems it is not well known as ee pretty much always have it to ourselves. Very dry these days as is most of California.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oakland, CA
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
4 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We got to the creek from the Piedra Blanca Trail head. We were there in August and the creek was bone dry. The river bed is filled with many trees and it is quite picturesque. The trail is well marked and well maintained. The Los Padres National Forest is pretty massive and this trail shows off the eastern side of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Reaching the Sespe Creek was the best part of the hike. We had a little swim and enjoyed cooling down. I would advise to go really early in the morning because there is pretty much ZERO shade and it gets pretty hot after 11 in the summer. Wear a hat! Over all it was a beautiful hike with a great... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ventura
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

What a great hike. It was a little off the beaten path and somewhat of a hard hike, but well worth it.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Cayucos, California
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

I drove to the Sespe Wilderness (Los Padres National Forest). I hiked to Mutah Flat. It was a gorgeous spring day. I love this area. It is so amazing that land like this is in southern California. I took a 3 mile hike to an amazing Chumash rock art site.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
oxnard
Top Contributor
199 reviews 199 reviews
67 attraction reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Hard to get too. a choice of hikes to be made for all ages. Just nature at it's best. Have good shoes and watch for snakes.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4

Been to Sespe Creek? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing