Upper Ojai, California

Coordinates: 34°26′10″N 119°10′01″W / 34.436°N 119.167°W / 34.436; -119.167
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Upper Ojai (/ˈh/ ) is a rural valley with several unincorporated communities in Ventura County, California.[1]

It is located east of city of Ojai on State Route 150 (Ojai−Santa Paula Road), between Ojai and Santa Paula.

Upper Ojai is at an elevation of 800 feet (240 m) above Ojai, thereby getting its name.

It is home to the Besant Hill School, a private boarding school for grades 9 to 12; and the Topa Institute retreat center.[2]


  1. ^ "Upper Ojai Valley". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.
  2. ^ The Ojai Foundation website

34°26′10″N 119°10′01″W / 34.436°N 119.167°W / 34.436; -119.167