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Santa Barbara Hikes

Little Pine Mountain/19 Oaks Directions

This trail may not be accessible due to recent fires and floods. The trail itself may be okay, and its inaccessibility may be due to road closures.

Little Pine Mountain and 19 Oaks

From the Mission, corner of Laguna and Los Olivos Street in Santa Barbara...

Get on US 101 going northbound by taking Laguna St. to Mission St. (toward the ocean).

Turn right on Mission St.

Follow Mission St. to the freeway and take US 101 north.

Take the Lake Cachuma/Highway 154 exit.

Follow signs to Highway 154 and turn right on to 154.

Head up the mountains and down the other side.

Turn right on Paradise Rd. There is a brown recreation sign before the turn.

Follow Paradise Rd. crossing the river one time. There is a ranger station along the way where you may be able to purchase an Adventure Pass. You will need an Adventure Pass to park your car.

After crossing the river there is a kiosk. The turnoff to Upper Oso campground is just past the kiosk.

Turn left.

Follow the road to Upper Oso campground bearing right as you reach the campground.

Go to the end of the road and park in the parking area.

The trail begins at the metal gate on the dirt road.