Ellwood Bluffs Trail and Butterfly Grove

#1 of 2 trails in Santa Barbara Shores County Park
Ellwood Bluffs Trail and Butterfly Grove is a 3.1 mile loop trail located near Goleta, CA that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

3.1 miles 75 feet Loop
dog friendly hiking trail running walking beach wildlife
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Marlene Juarez
2 months ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

Nice breeze. Pretty views. Somewhat busy for a Tuesday.

Cindy Hoyos
6 months ago

2 Completed1 Reviews

Loved walking this trail! It's perfect for those times when you want to get your blood pumping without doing anything too strenuous. Beautiful views all around!

Erin McGowan
9 months ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

It was fun to walk around and explore the bluffs.

Laurie Mateyko
10 months ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

Lovely trails beautiful views. Easy walking paths but some scary cliffs. Dogs love it there!!

Samuel Scharf
2 years ago

3 Completed2 Reviews

Great walking trails, unfortunately not many monarchs 1/20/14, but plenty of wildlife ie gofers, birds, a hawk or two and some beautiful horses with riders. Definitely go all the way to the beach and hit the cliffs!

Jamie Zhou
3 years ago

13 Completed7 Reviews

This is an easy trail, very beautiful, trail goes through a little Forrest and up to the beach. beach is also accessible as you walk down south more and down a rock trail. Great place for a nice jog

Kelly Knowles
5 years ago

0 Completed2 Reviews

Close to UCSB, access to beach and great running pathes.