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Santa Barbara Mountain Bike Trail Volunteers (SBMTV) has provided some 2000 hours of volunteer work each year to care for the Santa Barbara trails. Founded in 1988, our mission is and has always been to maintain and improve our trails to reduce risk and increase the enjoyment of all users.

Our mission and goals are to educate, maintain, and protect:

Educate – Responsible trail use, respect, and education of all trail users.
Maintain – The design & maintenance of environmentally & socially sustainable trails.
Protect – Provide responsible care for public lands through continued stewardship.

Upcoming Events

03/27 – Trivia Night at Night Lizard

04/06 – State Trails Day – Hot Springs Trail and Romero Canyon Trail

05/12 – Mothers Day Trail Work TBC

06/09 – Trail Work Day TBC

07/14 – Trail Work Day TBC

08/11 – Trail Work Day TBC

09/08 – Trail Work Day TBC

10/13 – Trail Work Day TBC

11/10 -Trail Work Day TBC Day  before Veterans day

12/08 – Trail Work Day TBC

Our Trails

OPEN

FRONT COUNTRY TRAILS:
Buena Vista – (■)
Cold Spring East Fork – (◆) **
Elings Park – (●) **
Franklin – (■) Open to forest service boundary
Girard/McMenemy– (■) 
Hot Springs – (■)
Jesusita – (◆) **
Lower Romero  – (◆)
Romero Fire Road – (■)
San Antonio Creek – (●)
Tunnel – (◆◆) **
Upper McMenemy– (■)


BACK COUNTRY TRAILS (inland side of Camino Cielo ridge):
Aliso – (■)
Arroyo Burro– (■)
Camuesa – (■) **
Lower Santa Cruz – (■) Open from Lower Trailhead to 19 Oaks Trail
Matias Potrero – (■)
Snyder – (■)
Tequepis – (■)

CLOSED

FRONT COUNTRY TRAILS:
San Ysidro – (◆) ** Closed to forest service boundary
Cold Spring West Fork – (■)


BACK COUNTRY TRAILS (inland side of Camino Cielo ridge):
Santa Cruz –(◆) ** Closed (Above 19 Oaks)

*Difficulty:   Expert – (◆◆), Advanced – (◆),  Intermediate – (■), Beginner – (●)  **- Classics

Latest SBMTV News

CPR + AED Training

CPR Training Adult, Child and Infant Thursday March 14th CPR Training went very well! We…

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Cachuma Lake Trail Day

Lake Cachuma Trail Work March 10th, 2019 Today we worked on developing new bike trails…

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Jesusita Trail Day

February 24th, 2019 Jesusita Trail Day We had 27 volunteers for this hike-in trail day!…

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