Best Easy Day Hikes Santa Barbara

Best Easy Day Hikes Santa Barbara provides concise descriptions and detailed maps of the author’s twenty favorite, easy-to-follow options for hiking in the Santa Barbara area, all within a short drive of town. Discover coastline and foothill trails that offer both the greatest scenery and the best escape to nature—trails that serious outdoors enthusiasts and children alike can enjoy.

Look inside for:

• Thirty-minute strolls to half-day adventures
• Trail Finder for best hikes with children, or to enjoy nature, swimming holes, and great views
• GPS coordinates

Last Updated: Thursday, August 7, 2014