Plan the perfect Santa Ynez Valley adventure…

Looking for adventure in the Santa Ynez Valley?

The great outdoors lives up to its name in the Santa Ynez Valley.  An abundance of sun-drenched days and mild temps all year make it a breeze to get outside and have fun. The sage green and golden oak-studded foothills of the Santa Ynez and San Rafael mountain ranges make a stunning back-drop for family fun all around the area.

Enjoy everything from boating and golfing to hiking, horseback riding and cycling. You can also enjoy a guided tour for the chance to experience more of the gorgeous valley we call home. We have everything you need to plan your Santa Ynez adventure today.


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Flag Is Up Farms

Flag Is Up Farms

901 East Highway 246, Solvang, CA 93463
805-688-4382

Monty and Pat Roberts, with their team, have used violence-free, training methods to guide horses on their way to happy and successful careers.

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Santa Ynez Valley Botanic Garden

Santa Ynez Valley Botanic Garden

151 Sycamore Drive, Buellton, CA 93427

The Santa Ynez Valley Botanic Garden is dedicated to encouraging children to explore, adults to learn, and individuals of all ages to enjoy nature.

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Vino Vaqueros Horseback Riding

Vino Vaqueros Horseback Riding

2178 Mora Ave., Santa Ynez, CA 93460
(805) 944-0493

Offering private, guided horseback riding tours through Estelle Ranch in the Santa Ynez Valley wine country.

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Ted Chamberlin Ranch

Ted Chamberlin Ranch

4155 Figueroa Mountain Road, PO Box 218, Los Olivos, CA 93441
(805) 688-4461

The Ted Chamberlin Ranch is an 8000 acre cattle ranch and open landscape perfect for movie and TV locations, commercial shoots and still photography.

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Art Spot on Wheels: Painting in the Vineyard

Art Spot on Wheels: Painting in the Vineyard

Santa Ynez, CA 93460
(805) 325-8092

Discover your inner artist while you sip on a glass of wine and paint the scenic Santa Ynez Valley vineyards! We offer private events as well.

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Valley Wellness Collective

Valley Wellness Collective

805-316-4540

Design your own Wellness Experience in the Santa Ynez Valley. Movement, Creativity, Nourishment, Relaxation, and Mindfulness.

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Stuart C Gildred Family YMCA

Stuart C Gildred Family YMCA

900 N. Refugio Rd, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
(805) 686-2037

There is no other nonprofit quite like the YMCA. Be a part of a cause committed to moving people and communities forward.

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Space VR

Space VR

320 Alisal Road, #104, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 325-9769

Space VR is the only Virtual Reality Arcade on the Central Coast, with hundreds of games and experiences. Fun for all ages.

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Grass Mountain

Grass Mountain

5100 Figueroa Mountain Rd, Santa Ynez, CA 93460

Grass Mountain Trail is a 5.2 mile out and back trail located near the towns of Los Olivos and Santa Ynez.

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Sky's the Limit Ballooning Adventures

Sky’s the Limit Ballooning Adventures

Santa Ynez Valley Airport, 900 Airport Rd., Santa Ynez, CA 93460
(760) 602-0295

Soar to new heights with our daily morning Santa Barbara balloon rides! We offer daily flights over the beautiful wine country.

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Circle V Ranch Camp

Circle V Ranch Camp

2550-4747 Highway 154 , Santa Barbara, CA 93105,
(323) 224-6213

Circle V Ranch Camp is nestled in the Los Padres National Forest surrounded by mature oak trees and miles of hiking trails.

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Nojoqui Falls Park

Nojoqui Falls Park

Nojoqui Falls Park, 3250 Alisal Rd, Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 568-2460

An 85-acre county park with a playground, picnic area & an accessible waterfall measuring 80 feet.

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The Ultimate Escape Rooms

The Ultimate Escape Rooms

485 Alisal #120, Solvang, CA 93463
805-474-4208

The Ultimate Escape Rooms are a fun, physical, adventurous way to challenge your mind. Each room has a different theme.

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Art Spot by Gypsy Studios

Art Spot by Gypsy Studios

320 Alisal Rd, # 306B, Solvang, CA 93463, (far back corner of the building, entrance off the back parking lot)
(805) 245-2381

An Open Studio where you will find an open canvas of opportunities for all levels of art-making. All you need to bring is your unique self!

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Folded Hills - Winery - Farmstead - Ranch

Folded Hills – Winery – Farmstead – Ranch

2323 Old Coast HWY, Gaviota, CA 93117
(805) 694-8086

Folded Hills is tucked into the foothills between Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez, offering a taste of farm life with organic produce & estate wines.

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Solvang Pedicab Tours

Solvang Pedicab Tours

1639 Copenhagen Dr., Solvang, CA 93463
310-309-0777

A personalized bicycle carriage-ride with a friendly, knowledgeable driver and tour guide for green transportation to see Solvang's highlights.

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Cachuma Lake

Cachuma Lake

For GPS, Input: 1 Lakeview Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93105, , From the South: Take Highway 101 north to Santa Barbara. Take the "Cachuma Lake/Highway 154" exit and follow the signs. Drive approximately 18 miles. There is a sign for the park ½ mile before the entrance, and there is a right turn lane to use for your safety., , From the North:Take Highway 101 south to the "Cachuma Lake/Highway 154" exit. Make a left at the stop sign and drive approximately 14 miles. There is a sign ¼ mile before the park entrance, and there is a left turn lane to use for your safety.
(805) 568-2460

Cachuma Lake is a reservoir in the Santa Ynez Valley on the Santa Ynez River adjoining the north side of California State Route 154.

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Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort

Alisal Guest Ranch & Resort

1054 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA 93463
(844) 288-0125

As California's premier guest ranch, the Alisal transports guests back to a bygone era.

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PCPA - Pacific Conservatory Theatre

PCPA – Pacific Conservatory Theatre

420 2nd Street, Solvang, CA 93463
Box Office: (805) 922-8313

For 54 years, PCPA has been presenting exemplary theatre and providing excellent training with a resident company of theatre professionals.

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Santa Barbara Wine Country Cycling Tours

Santa Barbara Wine Country Cycling Tours

1693 Mission Drive, Unit A102, Solvang, CA 93463
805.686.9490

Our first class wine country day tours include local cycling guide, bike rental and our locally sourced farm-to-table vineyard lunch and wine tasting.

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Rancho Oso Guest Ranch & Stables

Rancho Oso Guest Ranch & Stables

3750 Paradise Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93105,
(805) 683-5686

Bordered by Los Padres National Forest and the Santa Ynez River, Rancho Oso offers acres of beautiful scenery and endless opportunities.

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Eat This, Shoot That! Food & Wine Tours

Eat This, Shoot That! Food & Wine Tours

473 Atterdag Rd, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 364-0564

Eat and drink your way through Solvang with a local foodie on a walking food tasting tour!

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Santa Barbara Sailing Center

Santa Barbara Sailing Center

133 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, California, 93109
(805) 962-2826

Choose from a wide variety of public or private cruises, rent a kayak or paddle board and see local marine life and spectacular coastline views.

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Wheel Fun Rentals

Wheel Fun Rentals

475 First Street, Solvang, California 93463
(805) 688-0091

Wheel Fun Rentals puts Solvang explorers in motion with a plethora bikes and Surreys which hold up to 11 people.

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Carmichael Training Systems

Carmichael Training Systems

3640 Sagunto St. #100, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
866.355.0645

CTS inspires and empowers the athlete in Every Body to achieve their goals.

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