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Recommended Routes in Santa Barbara - 4

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Favorite Cistern overlook where the fire road meets Camino Cielo. Trail continues to the right where the paved road turns to dirt again and is a steep hike-a-bike up.
Difficult

Romero Loop

10.2 mi 16.5 km 2,366' Up 721.14 m Up 2,364' Down 720.68 m Down

Summerland, CA
Favorite creek crossing
Difficult

Jesusita Out and Back

6.8 mi 10.9 km 1,323' Up 403.18 m Up 1,323' Down 403.19 m Down

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

Girard/McMenemy DH

1.4 mi 2.2 km 45' Up 13.85 m Up 751' Down 228.82 m Down

Montecito, CA
Favorite Top of the downhill track viewpoint
Intermediate

The Elings Loop

5.2 mi 8.4 km 726' Up 221.22 m Up 715' Down 218 m Down

Santa B…, CA

Santa Barbara Biking

  • 101 Miles 163 Kilometers of Trail
  • 4 Recommended Routes
  • 5 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 17 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 8 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Santa Barbara - 26

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1.3 mi 2.1 km #1Lower Romero
Difficult
Summerland, CA
Difficult
Summerland, CA 16 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #2San Antonio Creek Trail
Intermediate
Mission Canyon, CA
Intermediate
Mission Canyon, CA 14 
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Elings Park - Downhill Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Barbara, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Barbara, CA 16 
4.5 mi 7.2 km #4Cold Spring Trail - South
Difficult
Montecito, CA
Difficult
Montecito, CA
1.9 mi 3.0 km #5West Fork Cold Spring
Intermediate/Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
6.6 mi 10.7 km #6Romero Fire Road
Intermediate
Summerland, CA
Intermediate
Summerland, CA 10 
1.0 mi 1.5 km #7Inspiration Point Trail
Very Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Very Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #8Lower McMenemy
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
Intermediate
Montecito, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km #9Upper Romero
Difficult
Summerland, CA
Difficult
Summerland, CA
4.9 mi 7.9 km #10Arroyo Burro Frontside
Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA
Difficult
Mission Canyon, CA

Photos of Santa Barbara - 29

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Cistern overlook where the fire road meets Camino Cielo. Trail continues to the right where the paved road turns to dirt again and is a steep hike-a-bike up.
Oct 22, 2015 near Summerland, CA
Killer views from the climb up Romero Road
Apr 15, 2013 near Summerland, CA
Riding across the ridge towards the top of the Romero singletrack
Apr 15, 2013 near Summerland, CA
Lower Romero Canyon downhill.
Jul 19, 2019 near Summerland, CA
High on the Romero singletrack
Apr 15, 2013 near Summerland, CA
Top of the downhill track viewpoint
Sep 1, 2020 near Santa B…, CA
Inspiration Point
Jun 28, 2013 near Mission…, CA
Elings Park featuring the DH and West Trails
Feb 18, 2021 near Santa B…, CA