California’s Central Coast offers something to suit everyone’s taste
Whether you want to kayak around the Channel Islands or tour Santa Barbara’s Old Mission, the Circle Bar B Guest Ranch is only a short distance away and a perfect alternative to Santa Barbara hotels. Stop by the main guest ranch office and let us help you plan the perfect outing!
Santa Ynez Valley Wine Tasting & Tours
Circle Bar B Guest Ranch is located a mere 25 minutes from world class wine tasting in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. View the picturesque rolling vineyards as you meander through Santa Ynez. Come and enjoy Circle Bar B’s relaxing environment after a day of wine tasting.
The Circle Bar B Stables welcomes horseback riders of all skill levels to explore the unparalleled beauty of the Refugio Canyon. Ride the trails of the coastal Santa Ynez Mountains, meander through fern-lined canyons and creek crossings, enjoy the abundance of local flora, and indulge in the magnificent vistas of the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Barbara Channel Islands.
Guests of Circle Bar B are just up the road from Refugio State Beach, which offers excellent coastal fishing as well as trails and picnic sites, and surfing. Palm trees planted near Refugio Creek give a distinctive look to the beach and camping area.
Explore the Danish town of Solvang
Visit one of the most unique small towns in California, the Danish town of Solvang. Spend time shopping for trinkets, rare gifts, and of course, Danish delicacies and baked goods. Admire the charming Danish architecture, sip local wines and enjoy a taste of Solvang.
Boating & Kayaking
If paddle sports are your passion, Santa Barbara is the place for you! Whether you take a kayak, stand up paddle board, outrigger or power boat out on the Pacific Ocean, you’ll be in for some of the most breath-taking views anywhere. Experience views of the Channel Islands and the picturesque Central Coast of California.
Explore Refugio Canyon by foot and walk along trails of the coastal Santa Ynez Mountains, meander through fern-lined canyons and creek crossings, enjoy the abundance of local flora, and indulge in the magnificent vistas of the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Barbara Channel Islands.
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