Glamping is currently all the rage in California. It’s a great way to be outdoors, but also comfortable. One of the trendiest spots is these glamping wagons outside of Ojai, CA. Ojai is a little mountain town in the middle of nowhere. It’s where the mountains meet the desert creating epic panorama views of the mountains while camping in the desert. The
Blue Sky Center, New Cuyama Ca
How to get to the Glamping Wagons
The Blue Sky Center is 1.5 hours NE from Solvang, on the opposite side of the Padres mountains. It’s a beautiful drive through the trees and mountains with fresh air and amazing views. You can hit the spot after a trip to Solvang or have
The glamping wagons are $100/night. Dispersed camping on their land costs $25/night. They also have rooms in a house they rent for $20-$70/night. Firewood to run the outdoor hot tubs and the propane tank cost, but the central campfire and wood supply are free to guests. You can book your stay at hipcamp or airbnb.
Spaces Photo Diary
The glamping wagons are called shelton huts. There warehouse is where the living room hangout community is as well as the restrooms. The warehouse has shops, studios, meeting rooms as well as a screen printing shop and a wood shop. There is also the cantina which is a beautifully built desert adobe dome architecural beauty. This space is for hanging out and has a pop up vendor as well. This place is a huge property with so much land and room to breathe and adventure and take in the mountains and desert from very close by.
Things to do in the area
- Explore and hike in the Los Padres Mountains (hike the
FigureouaMountain) Read my full blog post about this being the most epic wildflower hike in CA here.
- Visit Ojai- the cute
artisticand foodie town at the base of the mountains
- Visit Solvang- the small
danishvillage that is the Denmark of California. Read more about exploring the cute danishtown in my full blog post here.
- Camp or fish at Lake Cachuma. Read my full blog post about this lake and camping here.
- Visit Santa Barbara & wine country