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Santa Barbara Hikes

Ellwood Butterfly Grove Directions

Ellwood Butterfly Grove Directions

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 Storke Rd. exit.

Exit and turn left.

At Hollister turn right.

Coronado Drive is one street past Entrance, which is prominently marked. Turn left.

Park near the end. There is a hill with a big disply sign at the bottom with information about the butterflies. That is where you start!