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87 mi 140 km of trail 14 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 12 Trails Intermediate Trails 29 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Santa Barbara - 13

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Favorite A view into Los Padres National Forest from East Camino Cielo
Very Difficult

ACLCT Loop

8.8 mi 14.1 km 3,231' Up 984.75 m Up 3,230' Down 984.61 m Down

Mission…, CA
Favorite No Photos
Intermediate

Canyon Loop

4.4 mi 7.0 km 1,257' Up 383.04 m Up 1,271' Down 387.33 m Down

Montecito, CA
Favorite Panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean across Santa Barbara and Goleta from Inspiration Point.
Intermediate

Inspiration Point and Seven Falls

3.8 mi 6.2 km 916' Up 279.27 m Up 915' Down 278.77 m Down

Mission…, CA
Favorite Heading up the hill on Standwood Trail at Parma Park.
Intermediate

Parma Park Loop

2.8 mi 4.5 km 694' Up 211.46 m Up 694' Down 211.66 m Down

Mission…, CA
Favorite Turn towards Lower McMenemy at the Girard/McMeney intersection.
Intermediate

Montecito Connections Loop

5.4 mi 8.7 km 1,447' Up 441.08 m Up 1,449' Down 441.72 m Down

Montecito, CA
Favorite No Photos
Difficult

Buena Vista Loop

3.2 mi 5.2 km 889' Up 270.9 m Up 901' Down 274.53 m Down

Montecito, CA
Favorite Goleta Pier.
Intermediate

Campus Beach Loop

2.5 mi 4.1 km 69' Up 21.18 m Up 69' Down 21.15 m Down

Goleta, CA
Favorite San Ysidro Falls in early March.
Intermediate/Difficult

San Ysidro Falls

3.6 mi 5.8 km 1,031' Up 314.18 m Up 1,030' Down 314.02 m Down

Montecito, CA

Trails in Santa Barbara - 34

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2.0 mi 3.2 km #1Cathedral Peak Trail
Very Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Very Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
2.5 mi 4.0 km #2Rattlesnake Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Mission Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Mission Canyon, CA 14 
4.1 mi 6.7 km #3Jesusita Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA 14 
4.1 mi 6.6 km #4Tunnel Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
4.5 mi 7.2 km #5San Ysidro Trail
Difficult
Montecito, CA
Difficult
Montecito, CA
4.0 mi 6.4 km #6Romero Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerland, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Summerland, CA
0.9 mi 1.5 km #7Douglas Family Preserve Trail
Intermediate
Santa Barbara, CA
Intermediate
Santa Barbara, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #8Goleta Beach Trail
Easy
Goleta, CA
Easy
Goleta, CA
2.5 mi 4.1 km #9Summerland Beach Trail
Easy
Summerland, CA
Easy
Summerland, CA
5.5 mi 8.8 km #10Blue Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Toro Canyon, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Toro Canyon, CA
1.8 mi 2.9 km #11McMenemy Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Montecito, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Montecito, CA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #12Cold Springs - Hot Springs Cutoff
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #13East Beach Trail
Easy
Santa Barbara, CA
Easy
Santa Barbara, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #14West Beach Trail
Easy
Santa Barbara, CA
Easy
Santa Barbara, CA
1.2 mi 2.0 km #15Hot Springs Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Montecito, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Montecito, CA
1.8 mi 3.0 km #16West Fork Trail
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
9.6 mi 15.4 km #17Cold Spring Trail
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
2.6 mi 4.1 km #18More Mesa Loop Trail
Intermediate
Goleta, CA
Intermediate
Goleta, CA
0.5 mi 0.7 km #19Saddle Rock Trail
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
3.8 mi 6.0 km #20Arroyo Burro Trail
Easy
Santa Barbara, CA
Easy
Santa Barbara, CA

Photos of Santa Barbara - 36

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The route ahead to Arlington Peak
May 17, 2018 near Mission…, CA
Atop Arlington Peak
May 17, 2018 near Mission…, CA
Time to start scrambling
May 17, 2018 near Mission…, CA
A view into Los Padres National Forest from East Camino Cielo
Oct 22, 2017 near Mission…, CA
Choosing a scramble rout up the Dragon's Back to Arlington Peak
Aug 3, 2017 near Mission…, CA
The base of Tangerine Falls offers a great look toward Channel Islands State Park.
Apr 30, 2017 near Montecito, CA
Santa Barbara views
Feb 7, 2020 near Mission…, CA
Arlington Peak from Tunnel Trail.
Oct 22, 2017 near Mission…, CA