Ellwood Bluffs Trail and butterfly grove

#1 of 2 trails in Santa Barbara Shores County Park

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Ellwood Bluffs Trail and butterfly grove is a 3.5 mile loop trail located near Goleta, California and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for trail running & walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.



3 Completed 2 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!



11 Completed 6 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



0 Completed 2 Reviews

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