Carpinteria, California ~ Population 14,194
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 34° 22.935 W 119° 28.963
11S E 271732 N 3807334
Quick Description: This combination Elevation/Population sign is at the southeastern city limits of Carpinteria, California on California Highway 1 at Exit 84.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 9/8/2012 6:05:49 PM
Waymark Code: WMF87G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke
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Long Description:
The Spanish gave the town its name because the native Chumash had a canoe-building carpentry shop here and used the tar from local tar seeps to seal the canoes.

Carpinteria is an ocean lovers paradise with a protected mildly sloping beach, tide pools, and a large ocean-side campground facility.

Address: California Highway 1 at Exit 84

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