||East Camino Cielo / Upper Gibraltar Rd
Mission Canyon Rd till it ends at Foothill Rd. Right on Foothill, which becomes Mountain
Drive. Continue to Gibraltar Rd, which begins at Las Canoas Rd. Take Gibraltar Rd. past
the monastery and continue to the top where it intersects Camino Cielo. Turn left and park
by the water tower marked 5000 gallons.
||East Camino Cielo - Knapp Castle
Hwy 154 to top of San
Marcos pass. Turn right on E. Camino Cielo at the Cielo Store sign. Continue 2 miles, pass
Laurel Springs Road (which leads down to Painted Cave), then another mile. Meet at the
locked Forest Service Gate.
Point / Dunes
Hwy 101 to Los Carneros Rd. South past Hollister Ave to El
Colegio Rd. Turn right, then left on any street. Go till you hit Del Playa Dr. just before
the ocean. Turn right and go to the end and park on the street.
||Cachuma Lake State Park
There is a $5 entrance fee, so
you may want to carpool. Hwy 154 across San Marcos Pass to the Lake Cachuma Recreation
Area. Pay fee at the entrance. Follow the signs to the grocery store. Meet in the parking
lot. We will proceed to the trails together by car.
||West Camino Cielo
Highway 154 to the West Camino Cielo
exit before the San Marcos Pass summit. Left and continue up the hill past the mailboxes.
Go several miles to the gun club. Park just beyond the entrance to the gun club by the
5000 gallon water tank
Mission St. to APS. Follow signs for
El Encanto Hotel and park in the lot in front of the Riviera Theater (2044 APS).
||Lake Los Carneros
Highway 101 west to Fairview
exit. Left on Calle Real at the stop light. Right on La Patera Lane to the entrance to
Lake Los Carneros. Look for Silver Toyota.
||Tunnel Road / Edison Road
to Mission Canyon Rd. going toward mountains. Right on Foothill Rd. Go .2 miles, then left
on Mission Canyon Rd. At the fire station continue for 1 mile. At the sign for Tunnel Rd.
bear left and drive 1.2 miles to the end of the road. Observe parking signs. Meet at the
paved road entrance to the trail.
||Cancelled because of rain
||El Capitán State Beach
($5 Parking Fee- Carpool)
101 N to El Capitán State Beach. Pay at and park near the kiosk.
||Nojoqui Falls Park
Highway 101 west and then
north through Gaviota Pass. Watch on right for small sign to Nojoqui Falls Rd. Follow
directions to the park. Park at the trailhead to the Falls.
||Scrubbed because of rain.
Highway 101 east to the
Bailard Rd. exit. When you get to the end of the exit area, there is a right turn toward
the ocean. Park in the lot and wait by the cars.
||Carpinteria State Beach and Bluffs
S to Carpinteria Ave. Right on Linden Ave. to the ocean. Park and meet at the end of the
street by the beach.
Highway 101 east to the Sheffield
Dr. exit. Go 1.5 miles to E. Valley Rd. Turn left, then almost immediately to the right on
Romero Canyon Rd. Continue 1.5 miles to Bella Vista. Turn right. Trailhead is about .3
miles. Red steel gate marks the trails beginning.
||La Casa de Maria
This is the new facility off Ladera
||Upper Gibraltar Road
Mission St. to
Mission Canyon Rd. Continue until Mission Canyon Rd. ends at Foothill Rd. Right on
Foothill, which becomes Mountain Dr. Continue on Mountain Dr. to Gibraltar Rd., which
begins at Las Canoas Rd. Drive on Gibraltar Rd. past the Gibraltar Rock climbing area and
watch for a pull out on the left. Ahead you will see a white design painted on the rocks
on the right. It looks like this: () Park in the pull off area.