Best trails in Santa Barbara County

place United States of America

What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Santa Barbara County, California. The San Ysidro Trail is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Mission Pine Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Mcmenemey Trail. The longest trail is the Manzana Trail via Horse Canyon Trail at 80 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Pino Alto Trail at 1 km. Get off line access to Shop, Peak, Water, and Campsite locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

To understand how we calculate a trail's difficulty please check out our blog post on the subject: