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    View from the Rock Garden.
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    Rattlesnake Creek at flood stage.
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    View of La Cumbre Peak from Rattlesnake Canoyn.
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    Springtime in the mountains.
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    Springtime in Cold Spring Canyon.
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    Walking along the Gaviota bluff tops on what will hopefully become the CA Coastal Trail.

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Hiking Trails

Hiking Trails

There are seven front country canyons and dozens of day hiking routes within a few minutes of downtown Santa Barbara — and many more in the mountains, the valleys and back-country waiting for you to discover. Learn more about upcoming additions!


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On the Bike

On the Bike

Whether by road bike or mountain bike, check out the dozens of rides Santa Barbara County has to offer — for every level of expertise, ranging from the front country, to back-country roads and single track, mountain adventures — and from day rides to multi-day trips.

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Country Tours

Country Tours

Find out more about how you can experience the nearby mountaintops, back-country roads, the quiet beauty of the Santa Ynez, Santa Maria and Cuyama valleys — and many of CA's finest wineries — in your own car — and at your own pace. More Coming!

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Beach Walks

Beach Walks

Whether a beach walk along the area’s 40+ miles of coastline, a personalized tour of Santa Barbara’s historical streets and hidden jewels or discovering the area’s many open spaces, you’ll find what you need to know here at SBO.


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