Difficulty: Moderate •
Mileage: 4.01 Elevation Gain: 800' ft. •
Location: Santa Ynez Valley Features: Canyons, Creeks, Viewpoint, Loop Trip, Open Space User Type: Hiking, Equestrian Trail, Dog Walking, Trail Running
Lover's Loop is a four mile hike that takes you through miles of lovely grass and oak-covered hillsides to views out over the lower valley, Grass Mountain, Zaca Peak and Figueroa Mountain. It is one of the best loop hikes you'll find in Santa Barbara County
Length : 4.01
Gain : Slight gains and drops to highest point. 1000' total gain.
Difficulty : Moderate
Path : Excellent condition. High grass in some places.
Season : All year; go early or late in the summertime to avoid the heat.
Canine : Dog friendly. Consider keeping on leash to avoid any issues.
Admin : Privately owned: Midland School
Things to Look For
Points of Interest : Canyons,Creeks,Viewpoint,Loop Trip,Open Space
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